We went on a day that was pouring rain! But we expected some rain - obviously. It was a beautiful hike to the top. Not much in the way of wildlife but the foliage was gorgeous. The waterfall was not as breathtaking as we had...More
Click below for expert advice on animal welfare in tourism.
About El Yunque Rain Forest
1 - 10 of 5,218 reviews
I think when visiting islands one must experience as much of it and really become a part of the culture. I visited the forest during spring break with a local and it was really a different experience than doing it with a touring company. It...More
Going to EL Yunque will be an all day trip, and if you have time after you come down you can stop at Luquillo Beach to get some food next to the beach entrance, where they have everything you would want to try. As you...More
This is a rain forest! Sunny at the bottom, showery at the top. Nice views from the castle, a number of very interesting spots to explore. Our time was limited since we were on a cruise tour. We would recommend if you appreciate natural scenery.
Followed the well marked path through the forest... the plunge pool was rammed with selfie taking bathers ....lots of climate controlled buses too with some inconsiderate cruise liner passengers ignoring signs and climbing on waterfalls... kinda spoiled the natural beauty.
My adult children loved hiking here! They did some of the shorter trails because their old asthmatic mama had to stay in the car.