El Yunque Forest National Forest Park Early Access Guided Tour

Tours & Sightseeing in El Yunque

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Tour description provided by Viator

Make an exciting trip from San Juan and make incredible and unforgettable memories with a visit to El Yunque Rainforest in Rio Grande. El Yunque Rainforest is a bucket list site for almost anyone who travels to Puerto Rico. So why not make the most of it? In this Viator Exclusive tour you'll get early access to beat the crowds and spend a full 3 hours in El Yunque Rainforest with your certified tour guide. This is an expertly guided tour about the intriguing flora and fauna inside this amazing park.** Due to hurricane Maria some areas of the Rainforest are currently closed.  Rest assured, we continue to offer a similar experience on alternate trails and areas of the Forest and its surroundings **
Start your Viator Exclusive tour with early morning pickup from your San Juan or Metro Area hotel. Your certified tour guide will tell you about the history and of the National Park and answer questions you may have about El Yunque or Puerto Rico in general. This in-depth tour of El Yunque Rainforest allows you to beat the crowds by providing early access to the park! Spend up to an hour with the park completely to yourself!You will begin to tour El Yunque Rainforest while your expert guide provides informative commentary. Learn about the flora and fauna of the site and the animal life that occupies it. As you stroll among the amazing trails of this important National Forest Park, you’ll discover its beauty while you are immersed in a wild and secluded paradise, mesmerized by Mother Nature at her best. At the same time you will be fully infused with the vibrating energy of El Yunque’s rivers and clean air, just like the indigenous Taíno tribe did centuries ago. This small-group tour ensures that you will receive personalized attention throughout the 3 hours you will spend in the park. You will visit all of the top sites in the park such as the Visitors Center, the Yokahu Observation Tower and La Mina WaterFalls. La Mina Falls is one of the top attractions in the park and often has a large crowd. With your early access you will be able to visit the falls with only your group, giving you the opportunity to capture the perfect picture of the falls without people around.At the end of this tour there will be a stop for lunch (food cost not included) before returning to your San Juan hotel. With this Viator Exclusive tour, your early morning trip to El Yunque lets you beat the crowds so you can enjoy the remainder of the afternoon at your own leisure!

What’s included

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Professional certified guide
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • National Park fees
  • Bottled water
  • Entry/Admission - The Mine Trail (La Mina)
  • Entry/Admission - Caribbean National Forest
  • Entry/Admission - El Yunque Rain Forest
  • Entry/Admission - Bespoke Lifestyle Management
  • Entry/Admission - El Yunque Peak

What’s not included

  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks


  • Exclusive to Viator
  • Romantic experience, perfect for couples
  • Skip the line