El Yunque Rain Forest, El Yunque National Forest

4.6
#1 of 192 in Parks in Puerto Rico
Discover a lush tropical escape by hiking El Yunque Rain Forest, noted for its remarkable biological diversity. The only tropical rainforest under the jurisdiction of the U.S. Forest Service, this verdant area shelters more than 400 plant species, many of which you can see by hiking any one of a dozen well-maintained hiking trails. An interpretative visitor's center highlights the importance of this sprawling forest, while picnic pavilions ensure enough space to rest and contemplate the significance of this green kingdom in eastern Puerto Rico. Check the website for suggested family-friendly hikes and a printable brochure explaining the history of the forest. Before you head to El Yunque National Forest, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly El Yunque National Forest planning tool, to make sure you see all that El Yunque National Forest has to offer, including El Yunque Rain Forest.
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  • we traveled a road where we saw water water fall water slide and nature all in one hike swinging from a rope tied to a tree such a great experience the entire family was amazed  more »
  • The forest and the waterfalls are amazing views to sight see. Due to the hurricane they have had they had the waterfalls closed this time that I went in January 2020. However the hikes were amazing...  more »

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