Explore lesser known areas of El Yunque Rainforest in a complete off the beaten path way. Immerse yourself into the lush forest and enjoy hiking and rock climbing towards the pristine natural pools. Your certified guide will assist along the way, while sharing interesting and important facts about the Forest, its eco system and Puerto Rico in general. After a more advanced hike you will reach another set of natural pools from where you can cliff jump, swing from a rope and enjoy from its views and natural waterslides.
Please make sure to read all details and additional information before booking. This tour is a moderate to strenuous activity and may not be suitable for everybody. For a lighter version please look for our El Yunque National Half Day tour.
All taxes, fees and handling charges
and light snacks
Certified tour guide
First-aid equipment and radio communications
Live narration in English
Pickup and drop-off (from selected Fajardo areas)
What's Not Included
ADULT: Age: 7 - 99
At time of booking, cruise ship passengers must provide the following information at time of booking: ship name, docking time, disembarkation time and re-boarding time
Due to safety reasons participants must be able to understand English or Spanish.
Face masks provided for travellers
Face masks required for travellers in public areas
Guides required to regularly wash hands
Minimum age to participate is 7 years
Once you begin the tour, you must finish it all the way up to the second stop and return back with the group.
Persons with the previously listed health restrictions cannot participate on the tour. No refunds will be authorized if a person neglects to read complete description and does not meet the safety requirements and limitations on the day of the tour.
Published starting time is only an estimate. Exact pick up time will be provided the DAY PRIOR to your tour.
Regular temperature checks for staff
Service animals allowed
Subject to favorable weather conditions. If canceled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund.
Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised
Use of lifejacket is mandatory once participating on the water related activities.
Additional fee will apply for pick ups outside of selected San Juan areas (Dorado, Bayamon, Rio Grande, Fajardo, Humacao).
Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
Estimate total duration includes driving and lunch time.
Face masks required for guides in public areas
Gear/equipment sanitised between use
Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
Not suitable for pregnant ladies past their first trimester, persons with back or knee problems, recent surgeries, injuries, or other serious medical conditions.
Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
Please travel light and only bring the necessary to the tour. Leave behind electronic devices, any important documentation like passport, large sums of cash or credit cards. Cell phones require waterproof case.
Refunds will not be issued if tour/activity is missed due to late or non-arrival of cruise ship
Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
Social distancing enforced throughout experience
Temperature checks for travellers upon arrival
Travelers should have at least a moderate level of physical fitness
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.
For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
Experience may be cancelled due to Insufficient travelers
This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.
What To Expect
Las Tinajas Y Charco Frio
Once we arrive to the Forest grounds we will have a 30-minute hike that includes river wading and a rock scaling path to the river. This is a completely off the beaten path trip that will take you into the lush vegetation where you will be surrounded by bamboo trees, rain-forest flowers, and many other plants. Your guide will assist along the way while sharing interesting facts about this entire eco system, help you spot the native flora and fauna and answer all your questions.
First stop, a collecting pool that forms at the base of a small waterfall. Here you will have the opportunity to swim on it’s crystal clear waters. A glimpse at the first waterfall, great for pictures opportunities!
We will proceed to a more advanced hike with rock climbing to the next set of natural pools along the river. Here you can swing from a rope to the river, cliff jump, and enjoy the natural water slides. This is the highlight of the trip that cannot be missed!
Admission Ticket Included
After we conclude the tour we will drive to the Luquillo Kiosks or a restaurant on a nearby area to have an authentic Puerto Rican lunch (food cost not included).
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