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El Yunque Rainforest Half-Day Trip from San Juan provided by Castillo Tours

El Yunque Rainforest Half-Day Trip from San Juan

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Temperature checks for tour participants upon arrival
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Updated 06/18/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 06/18/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Plan a stress-free visit to El Yunque Rainforest on this half-day tour that includes convenient round-trip transport from accommodations in San Juan. Going with a guide ensures you don’t get lost as you explore secluded areas, and that you learn important context about the area’s history and wildlife. Don’t forget your camera: Sweeping views of the natural landscape are a highlight of the itinerary.
  • You'll get picked up
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  • 1
    El Yunque Rain Forest
    Stop: 3 hours
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  • 2
    Portalito Hub
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission included
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  • 3
    La Coca Falls
    Stop: 20 minutes - Admission included
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  • 4
    Yokahu Observation Tower
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission included
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  • Go with a guide: Explore without the stress of getting lost
  • Enjoy sweeping views of the natural landscape
  • Stop at a secluded waterfall often missed by visitors
  • Convenient round-trip transport from San Juan hotels
Important Information
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • All Fees and Taxes
  • Local taxes
  • Entry/Admission - Portalito Hub
  • Entry/Admission - La Coca Falls
  • Entry/Admission - Yokahu Observation Tower
  • Food and drink
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Pickup is not provided outside San Juan. Important to verify your assigned pick up with Castillo Tours
  • Minimum numbers apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there is not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Infants/Toddler need to be in Car seat by Law. NO EXCEPTIONS. With a 48 hour notice we may be able to provide Car Seat if available. Call 787-791-6195
  • There is no space for any Luggage on Bus, only small personal bag
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This Tour does not offer a hike or trail walk
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 14 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Popular mentions
Sharon W wrote a review Nov 2020
1 contribution
This was amazing...jose and noel were the best tour guides ever. The recommended restaurant during the day trip was superb. I would highly recommend this to everyone visiting puerto rico
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Date of experience: November 2020
Qianxue Z wrote a review May 2020
1 contribution
It was a short trip, but the forest was beautiful, and the tour guide gave us some really interesting introductions on the forest and its vegetations!
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Date of experience: November 2019
Lydia & Fam wrote a review Mar 2020
3 contributions
Very enjoyable! Carlos, our guide, was excellent! He was so knowledgable, informative, nice, patient, and loved sharing his culture. He was an excellent driver and very personable. Made the great tour even greater. He even stopped at a local place for lunch before leaving
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Date of experience: March 2020
Response from Tina B, Manager at El Yunque Rainforest Half-Day Trip from San Juan
Responded Mar 10, 2020
Thank you for taking the time to review and praising Carlos. He is truly wonderful and loves to talk about his Island. Hope to see you again for another adventure
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Ellen M wrote a review Feb 2020
Randolph, Massachusetts2 contributions1 helpful vote
Great chance to see the rain forest with minimum walking. To my untrained eyes, the rain forest looked restored from the hurricane two years ago, although our guide, Carlos, did point out some damage. We saw a river, a waterfall, and climbed an observation tower. Carlos was very
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Date of experience: February 2020
Chelsea A wrote a review Feb 2020
1 contribution
I had a good time. What really made the trip were the other folks in my group. Charles was kind and knowledgeable about PR and the tour clearly he had done it before. I do recommend wearing old shoes because they do get a bit muddy. Something I didn’t anticipate was the drive up
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Date of experience: February 2020
Response from Tina B, Manager at El Yunque Rainforest Half-Day Trip from San Juan
Responded Feb 25, 2020
I appreciate your wonderful review and I am happy you enjoyed your Tour with Charles. Thank you for sharing
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About the operator

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Great trip
Had a blast on the tour. Great drinks, great people.there was a nice island space also. Would definitely do this ag
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I took the day cruise out of Fajardo. The island we went to was beautiful. The crew was very respectful and fun.
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This island was amazing. The views were everything. The crew members were all so attentive and very kind! So helpfu
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Couples trip
This experience was amazing! The staff was great and the people were friendly. I highly recommend this!
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Great relaxed day
Had a nice time on the private island. You have about 4 hours to snorkel, swim, party or just chill on the beach. L
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Worth it!
This tour was incredible! The staff was amazing. The vibes were great. The views were spectacular. The island water
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Georgette J
Best day of our vacation!
Everything was perfect but if I have to choose one it was playing in the water and relaxing on the beach. The crew
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Worth every penny!
The crew was great!! They provided a good variety of lunch items and drinks and they were very service oriented! Th
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Younger crowd compare to other operators. Fun ride.
Love everything about this tour. The operators are making everything enjoyable. Customer service at their best when
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Great beach adventure
What a fantastic way to spend our last full day in Puerto Rico! They were very accommodating to our needs the entir
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The island was so amazing. The customer service was great! made the experience very comfortable, fun, and relaxing.
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Excellent Service
I had the best time! Amazing service and assistance from staff. Food was excellent and boat was clean
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Excellent Service
Crew was amazing from beginning to end would certainly recommend people. My best friend was in a wheel chair and th
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Worth It!
This is worth it. For the price, which there are pricier excursions like this, it's worth it. The crew was friendly
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Everything about this tour was awesome! The price is totally worth it. The staff is beyond amazing and funny! You g
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Key Details
  • Duration: 5h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Pickup offered
  • Languages Offered: English, Spanish
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