San Juan El Yunque Rainforest Hiking
On this tour, you'll see typical Puerto Rican towns until you begin your ascent on a modern road
through rapidly changing vistas of amazing vegetation. Tree orchids, giant ferns, wild flowers and
tropical hardwoods frame spectacular waterfalls and views of the entire northeast coast.
For an up-close tour of El Yunque that includes a semi-athletic hike, put on your walking shoes to
enjoy a 35-minute hike to La Mina.
You'll discover an amazing world of nature trails, waterfalls, scenic views and the sub-tropical
rainforest habitat of Puerto Rico’s endangered wildlife.
El Yunque takes its name from an Indian spirit, Yuquiye, meaning "Forest of Clouds". There are many
ways to see the rainforest but hiking is the best way to experience this amazing place!
After hiking through the rainforest to La Mina (35 minutes each way), cool off with a relaxing swim
or dip in La Mina Falls (10-minute stop). Make sure you have a good breakfast before taking this
The rainforest is home to more than 240 species of plants and wildlife, waterfalls, streams and hiking trails
leading to enticing locations. You'll see tree orchids, giant ferns, wild flowers, tropical hardwoods, spectacular
waterfalls and views of the entire north-east coast.
The tour stops at the most beautiful photographic sights, including Jokahu Tower, so don't forget to bring your
* All taxes, fuel surcharges and service fees included
* Soak up the atmosphere on a walking tour
* Led by a local guide
* All entrance fees included
* Conducted in English
El Yunque Rainforest Hiking from San Juan
Tour commences with pick-up from major San Juan, Puerto Rico hotels (see Hotel List below)
Old San Juan area: 8:15am
Condado area: 8:45am
Isla Verde area: 9:10am
Tour returns at approximately 3:30pm
Transport by air-conditioned coach
Food and drinks
From USD $70.62
Duration: 6 hours 30 minutes (approx.)
Location: San Juan, Puerto Rico
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