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Address: El Yunque National Forest, Puerto Rico
Activities: Picnicking
Description: A premier attraction of El Yunque Rain Forest, these dramatic waterfalls...
A premier attraction of El Yunque Rain Forest, these dramatic waterfalls cascade down mossy cliffs, where the more adventurous can climb up slippery rocks to its base for a closer look.
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El Yunque Rainforest Hiking from San Juan
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A must-do stop while at El Yunque

It's worth the 30-40 minute hike to get to the falls! And then, spend some time cooling off in the water. The water is super clean and very refreshing!

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 1, 2015
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015 NEW

This is right along the road and it is beautiful! We stopped and climbed up to the falls for a few pictures. The El Yunque Forest was the absolute highlight of our trip!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

It was a site to see, not full fall since there has been a lack of rain lately, but still a site to see. Absolutely lovely.

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New York, NY
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33 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

It's worth the 30-40 minute hike to get to the falls! And then, spend some time cooling off in the water. The water is super clean and very refreshing!

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21 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

This is a great waterfall that you can stop and see from the road into the forest. I understand there is also a trail here, but if you have other plans you can still see this beautiful waterfall!

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17 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

Easy to see the falls as it is right on the road with easy parking across the street. While it is a pretty area, the falls were a minimal trickle compared to the pictures we had seen. If I had hiked to see these falls, it would have been a bigger disappointment.

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Saint Louis
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

We were on a tour that dropped us off above the falls and picked us up below. The trail is paved and steep. Lots of steps. First part of trail next to river. Great sound. Lots of folks went into falls to swim. Bottom trail is away from water. Could hear birds and frogs.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

A little rigorous climb on the trail. not really a trail. lots of rocks to scramble over but its worth it to see the falls and swim in the little pond. the water was only a trickle for us but hopefully it will be better for those who come after a rain.

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Spokane, Washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 162 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

La Mina is overrun with people. I would recommend La Coca Falls instead. It's more challenging (especially when nice and muddy) and avoids all the crowds, providing an authentic nature experience instead of a cruise ship excursion. Can you say, "Moo!"?

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

The falls are right beside the road and there is a pull off so you can park and climb the rocks to get closer to the falls

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Austin, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

A pretty little waterfall along the road. Easy to visit. Crowded mid-day, empty late afternoon after the cruise excursions had left the park.

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