IGLTA 40th Anniversary Convention
The team at Discover Puerto Rico is excited to welcome you to Puerto Rico for IGLTA’s 40th Anniversary Convention on October 4-7, 2023.
This page has everything you need to know to plan your trip and explore the many LGBTQ+-friendly places around Puerto Rico before and after the convention.
Planning your trip
The only way to make a trip to paradise better is to make the travel arrangements as easy as possible. US Citizens don’t need a passport or an international phone plan. International travelers will find convenient air access by connecting via the major US
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The Sheraton Puerto Rico Hotel and Casino is a beautiful 4-star, eco-certified upscale casino retreat with modern rooms and an outdoor pool with a beautiful sunset view of San Juan Bay.
Our host hotel is central to everything you’ll want to explore in San Juan. Here are sample times/costs (Uber as of October 2022) from the host hotel to:
- Old San Juan 8 minutes/$7
- Condado Gay Beach 8 minutes/$5
- Kweens Klub 5 minutes/$5
- La Placita 5 minutes/$5
- Lote 23 8 minutes/$6
- Casa BACARDI 17 minutes/$12
The beaches in Puerto Rico are frequently mentioned as among the best in the world. For LGBTQ+ travelers looking to escape to beautiful beaches and serene turquoise waves, there’s no place better in the Caribbean than Puerto Rico. The beaches here are as LGBTQ-friendly as they are Instagram-ready.
When you taste the cuisine of another culture, you begin to unlock its secret and feel the love of its people. Nowhere is that truer than in Puerto Rico, where a unique blend of Native Taíno, African, and Spanish cuisines has spun into our unique gastronomy.
LGBTQ+-Friendly Restaurants in San Juan
San Juan is the colorful heartbeat of LGBTQ+ nightlife in the Caribbean, with a large queer community, trendy clubs, queer mixologists, and bars serving the best rum in the world.
LGBTQ+-Friendly Nightlife in San Juan