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Military Wonders and Legends

Military Wonders and Legends

Duration:2 hours total
Includes:Food, Drinks and 1 ticket
Languages:Offered in English and Spanish

About your host

We are government-certified tour guides who are passionate about our legacy of culture, history, and heritage architecture—both military and civilian. This is our world, and we will immerse you in it.
Adolfo Or Wilma
Adolfo Or Wilma
Adolfo Or Wilma
Adolfo Or Wilma

What we’ll do

We will relive the times and laborious work involved in settling, fortifying, and defending a Spanish colonial port city for four centuries. With a combination of visualization, exploration of the parts and the whole of Old San Juan's defenses, and a photographic scavenger hunt, we will understand the colossal work and clever planning that resulted in the New World's most heavily fortified walled…

What else you should know

Bring your camera, cell phone, tablet, or favorite photographic device. A disposable camera will also serve to retain a record of your experiences and participate in the scavenger photo hunt.

What I’ll provide

Snacks
Fritters - legacy snacks! This is made of delicious ground roots and fruits like casaba and plantain, filled with meat, fish, or cheese.
Drinks
Beer or soda is on me! Alcohol for 18 year olds or more.
Tickets
Entrance to fort We will stop along the way for a drink or refreshment and a local fritter snack.

What to bring

Cold water
Comfortable shoes
Hat or cap strongly suggested
Sun block strongly suggested
Stroller if minors can not walk for two hours. You carry or drop out if not!

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Where you'll be

We will visit and explore one Spanish Colonial Fort and the most intricate walls and other outside defenses of Old San Juan. We will walk along the coast and understand their strategic position in protecting the colonial city so many times, and for so long. You will see a tunnel with a dungeon and a haunted sentry guard house.

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests aged 3 and up can attend.

Alcohol

This experience includes alcohol. Only guests who meet the legal drinking age will be served alcoholic beverages.

More tips

Bring your camera, cell phone, tablet, or favorite photographic device. A disposable camera will also serve to retain a record of your experiences and participate in the scavenger photo hunt.
Adolfo Or Wilma
history walk
Military Wonders and Legends
1 review
£48 / person
1 review
£48 / person