El Yunque Rainforest Walking & Outlet Shopping Tour
This combo Rainforest & Shopping tour is the newest to be offered! If you love outdoors activities but like to shop a little too, this tour is the best option to please the whole family!
Combo Tour Description
The El Yunque Rainforest
The Rainforest part of this excursion is our low impact nature walk. The trails are easy going and you wont miss out on all of the forest’s wonders including parrot’s nests and one of the world’s smallest orchids!
We start off at “El Portal Visitor Center”, known as “The Gateway to the Forest” which features a short informative film about the forest, we shall stop at “La Coca Falls” also known as “The Fountain of Youth” by Juan Ponce de Leon, and enjoy a 360 view of the forest at the “Yocahu” Observation tower. The rainforest is home to more than 240 species of plants and wildlife; waterfalls, streams and hiking trails leading to enticing locations. All along, you’ll be serenaded by the delightful melody of “Coqui”(KO-KEE) our tiny rain frog unique to Puerto Rico!
Lunch Buffet – Puerto Rican Style!
After the Rainforest Hiking tour through “El Yunque” National Forest we will board the bus descending from the mountains, and head for a delicious dinner featuring authentic Puerto Rican style cooking at
Casa Boricuba Restaurant in Luquillo, Puerto Rico! Average cost $10 to 12 per person For your entrée you will have the choice of chicken, fish, steak or pork to go along with rice and beans, plantains, green salad and soft drink. Vegetarian meal option is available. Your tour guide will ask for the food order on the day of the tour.
*** Restaurant Alternative: Should
Casa Boricuba (local restaurant) be closed, we will have other yummy local food options. We will notify you on the day of the tour should there be any changes. Lunch and gratuities are not included in Tour prices.
Let’s Go Shopping!
After a delicious Puerto Rican style lunch, we board the bus, heading to Puerto Rico’s largest Outlet Mall Puerto Rican the First Factory Outlet Mall. Here you will have some leisure time. (2hrs.30mins) This mall has well known stores such as:
- Calvin Klein
- BCBG Max Azria
- The Gap
- Tommy Hilfiger
- The Children’s Place
- Ralph Lauren
- Nautica & More
At a Glance
- Entrance fee included
- Complimentary Water
- Fully guided tour visiting:
- “El Portal”Visitor Center
- “La Coca” Water Falls
- “Yocahu” Observation Tower
- “Caimitillo” Trail (30mins approx.)
- Lunch – Delicious Puerto Rican “Criollo” Meal ($10.00-12.00 pp - cost not included in Tour fee)
-Includes one drink and dessert.
-Vegetarian meal option available
For Pick - up and Drop - off times from your location, click here
- 7.5 - 8 hours (approx. - does not include travel time)
- Skill Level:
- Children & Adults should be capable of hiking 1hr.30mins
- Available Dates:
- Monday - Sunday (Minimum of 6 passengers required)**
What to Bring
- Close-toed shoes that can get wet (sneakers or water shoes)
- Comfortable, hiking clothes that can get wet (bathing suits are a must)
*We provide transportation to and from all major hotels and guesthouses in the San Juan metropolitan area and North Eastern Puerto Rico. We will call you, the day of your trip to give you the exact pick up time for your location.
**Transportation service is subject to a minimum of 6 guests requesting transportation for the same trip. This doesn’t mean that you have to have all six guests in your party; you can simply join other guests from other groups that need transportation as well. In the event that the minimum amount required is not met, please contact us, as we may have additional reservations to fill a tour.