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Address: , El Yunque National Forest, Puerto Rico
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Activities: Hiking, Group tours/walking tour
Description: Take the difficult 4-hour Trade Winds Trail all the way to El Toro Peak...
Take the difficult 4-hour Trade Winds Trail all the way to El Toro Peak, which is the second-highest peak in Puerto Rico.
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Wonderful Rain Forest Trip

This is a must see. It is the only national park that contains a rain forest. Even though it is hot and sticky on the hottest days, the short hike up into the towers is well worth... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 9, 2015
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12 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

This is a must see. It is the only national park that contains a rain forest. Even though it is hot and sticky on the hottest days, the short hike up into the towers is well worth the view. The rain forest plants and the coqui add a wonderful ambiance.

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Columbus, Georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

Amazing wildlife can be found there. Some of the beautiful wildlife are the Puerto Rican parrot, Broad winged hawk and the Puerto Rican Boa. Don't fret, if you don't see the parrots here you're bound to see it during your stay on the island.

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Nyack, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

Blessed by great views. Worth the effort and drive to get there . It's a lot cooler up there on El Toro and generally all over El Yunque is like a refuge from the heat of the the city. Spiritual, visual, peaceful. A great place to go!

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Annapolis, Maryland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Visitor center was damaged, closed and all you can do now is drive up to the Tower and a little past that....park closes at 6pm, so if your at the top, make sure you allow time, cause they close a gate in the middle of the park.

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New York City, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

First, carry WATER!!!!! Second, carry snack bars or something to eat Third, wear the right shoes (Sneakers or boots) Fourth, Take rest in between the way up If you are not in good shape don't hike to the top. If you are afraid of heights, cliffs or edges this is not for you. The staff to the trail was really... More 

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Carolina, Puerto Rico
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

The female employees working at the parking lots and traffic are very rude and when you answer back at them they get even more hostile. They need to be trained in customer service(PRONTO). Also one of them didn't speak spanish at all, they should be bilingual. I am a local for the first time ever can you imagine how they... More 

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Laredo, Texas, United States
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15 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2013

didnt have an idea of this place. i had en amazing time and discovered I just wanted to to every day!

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new york
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2013

Everyting in El Yuenqe is great. the visitor center might be the best in the entire national parks service.

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El Yunque National Forest, Puerto Rico
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13 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2012

El Toro Peak is one of the highest peak in Puerto Rico Island. From there you can see a magnificent view and also you can do hiking!

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