Trolleys

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Trolleys

Free trolleys swing through Old San Juan all day, every day—departing from the main bus terminal area across from Pier 4 and taking three routes through the Old City. One route heads north to Calle Norzagaray, then west to El Morro, dropping you off at the long footpath leading to the fort. Then it retraces its route past Castillo San Cristóbal, west to Plaza de Armas, east on Fortaleza, west on Recinto Sur, and then back along Calle Gilberto Concepción de Gracia (also called Calle la Marina) to the piers. A second route takes you east to the Punta de Tierra district, then via Castillo San Cristóbal to El Morro, then via Calle Norzagaray and Plaza Colón and back to the piers. The third route follows a figure-8 route from Pier 4 north on Tanca, then west along San Francisco and east on Fortaleza, returning via Plaza Colón. The trolleys make regular stops (at 24 signs marked "Parada") on their routes. When you're finished touring, taxis can be found in several spots: in front of Pier 2, near the Catedral de San Juan Bautista, on the Plaza de Armas, or on Calle O'Donnell near the Plaza de Colón. A map of trolley routes is available from the Puerto Rico Tourism Company information offices.

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