6 Hours Nature tour itinerary for San Juan & El Yunque National Forest: Indulge In Rainforest Hiking To Waterfall With Cliff Jumping
San Juan, El Yunque National Forest
Walk a trail along hardwood trees and passion fruit vines in El Yunque. Birds will be heard and soon the sound of the waterfall will fill the atmosphere completely. The early terrain is gentle and later more challenging.
Rainforest Hike to Waterfall
Get a pick-up at your location and I will provide commentary on Puerto Rico’s culture, current affairs, and our history throughout the drive.
Reach the location and we will continue with information on our forest and its diversity. The trail consists of an initial gentle sloping terrain (10 minutes) with another more inclined terrain (15 minutes) down to the waterfall. At the riverbed, you will find pools and a tall rock face. A truly majestic waterfall will be visible immediately as you enter the clearing from under the canopy.
Visit a local family restaurant for an authentic Puerto Rican lunch after this activity.
Our itinerary runs on these approximate timings:
08:30 am - 09:00 am - Receive scheduled pick-up times.
09:00 am - Depart for the journey East to El Yunque.
09:45 am - Take a short restroom break.
10:00 am - Embark on the first leg of our hike.
10:30 am - 12:30 pm - Enjoy river pools and waterfall.
12:30 pm - 01:15 pm - Travel on the return leg of our hike.
01:15 pm - 02:00 pm - Come to a local restaurant for our lunch stop.
02:00 pm - 03:00 pm - Return to San Juan.
Air-conditioned transportation to and from activity (pick-up and drop-off).
Board-certified tour guide of the Puerto Rico Tourism Company
Chilled bottled water
15 minute restroom stop
30 minute hike in
2 hours of river bed exploring, swimming, and cliff jumping
30 minute hike out
45 minute lunch stop
Hiking starts easy and continues into a moderate setting. Although the descent could be faster, expect 30 - 45 minutes of walking for the return leg. Closed shoes are a must, absolutely no flip-flops allowed on the trail. If you go swimming, I will request you to wear a life jacket, no exemptions made.
El Yunque Rainforest Hiking to Waterfall with Cliff Jumping: I have scouted this special location. The place is little known to locals and you will surely enjoy the level of privacy you've come to expect from the best Airbnb experiences. You will walk a trail along hardwood trees and passion fruit vines. Birds will be heard and soon the sound of the waterfall will fill the atmosphere completely. The early terrain is gentle and later more challenging. It's an enjoyable 30 - 45 minutes off the beaten path.
This experience visits the rainforest where you will hike in a virgin setting. The trail leads to a waterfall with a great volume of water. You can also swim here. Similar experiences claim off the beaten path status, but I have worked for 15 years doing those locations. No one else is visiting this place.
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San Juan, El Yunque National Forest
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