Transportation departs from a central meeting point in San Juan. The drive is 1 hour 20 minutes including a convenient 12-minute restroom break at a local fruit stand. Tropical fruits are handpicked while the group grabs a second chance at brunch. Local foods (fruit smoothies, empanadillas, grandmas cooking on take out trays.) We arrive at a secure parking area next to the river on private property. A safety briefing is conducted and we head upstream for a rustic adventurous river hike in the backwoods of El Yunque Rainforest. This Hiking experience is ideal for thrill-seekers, nature lovers, photography enthusiasts. We start hiking the river bed for a 45-minute aggressive hike to reach the 1st main attraction at a deep natural pool. You'll find a well-placed rope swing, waterfalls, and Jumps that make your heart race. The hike continues to a 2nd deep waterhole with a natural water slide and higher jumps. A tropical fruit spread is offered to clients as part of the tour so guests don't get "hangry" around lunchtime. Your guide will be giving clear instructions throughout the tour on safety, coaching guests through obstacles, interpreting plant species, Rainforest dynamics, and helping with Photography and personalized videography.
Terrance & Janice
We are building a team of Independent Rockstar co-hosts in a cooperative called Wanderlust Tours PR. Our mission is to serve selflessly, maintain smaller intimate groups, reduce your travel anxiety by taking the wheel, and share our genuine love for this island. We are thriving by offering our own unique tours that you can't find online so just ask us for exclusive offerings. Terrance is a PADI scuba diving Instructor and inland adventure guide serving a variety of tour companies in Puerto Rico. Janice has worked 23 years at hotel desks, zipline, ATV, and surfing companies. Dylan served as a Marine, a humble leader, team builder and is cross-training his skills into tourism as a co-host over the last 3 yrs. We have lots of fun and ensure safety. We are here to help you create memorable experiences while you are visiting Puerto Rico.
An array of Fresh cut fruit is served on a large green leaf. A truly juicy experience when selecting from ripe mango,…
Bottled water is complimentary
A family minivan for small manageable groups up to 6 guests.
Lifejackets are provided! Go pro or a waterproof camera is used to capture your happy and fun moments. This element may be…
At El Yunque Rainforest frequent rains plump up a lush array of green plants with big elephant ear leaves. Tall and thick bamboo reaches surprising heights. Flowers and tropical colors are stunning everywhere. The rain feeds cascades, waterfalls, waterholes flowing clean and clear down the mountainside. Thrill-seekers can swing, slide, jump, swim and climb. Some opt to just relax in the natural pools and take lots of pictures.
Some obstacles stretch physical limits. Good balance and physical fitness are essential to avoid bruises, scrapes, or tripping. Protect Electronics from water damage. Muddy footwear can be rinsed thoroughly before climbing in the van. A plastic bag may be available to carry wet items