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Puerto Rico is a nature lover’s playground filled with beautiful, natural wonders to enjoy in every region including the sleepy offshore islands.  You may have come to Puerto Rico for a great beach vacation, but there’s so much more, and we invite you to take a break from the beach and explore.  Puerto Rico’s mountains are green and lush with many surprises such as the karst region, an intricate cave system, the only rainforest under the U.S. flag, 3 bioluminescent bays, lakes, rivers, and more.  To experience all the island has to offer, you may have to wander off the beaten path.

Following we have listed a variety of things to do for those who love nature and relaxing outdoor recreational activities fun for both adults and children of all ages.
Please call the phone numbers provided for more information.

Bioluminescent Bay Tours

The following San Juan businesses offer Bio Bay Tours by boat or kayak – an unforgettable natural experience for both adults & children:
  • Akuadventures Island Tours     (787) 685-9522
  • Amigos Tours & Travels     (787) 758-6533
  • Eco Action Tours     787-791-7509
  • GSI Tours     800-720-7447     787-863-6890
  • Rico Sun Tours/ RST     (787) 722-2080
  • San Juan Tours     888-806-2343
  • San Juan Happy Tours     787-237-7727
  • Tour Coop of Puerto Rico     787-762-7155
  • Trans-Travel Tours & Logistics     (787) 727-4479/ (787) 615-7568

Birding / Bird Watching

The following businesses run a really nice Bird Watching / Birding Tour out of San Juan, Puerto Rico:
  • AdvenTours     787-530-8311
  • Dragonfly Adventures     787-889-7430

Camping

The following businesses offer information, supplies, and equipment for Camping in Puerto Rico:
  • Acampa Nature Adventure Tours     787-706-0695
  • Aventuras Tierra Adentro     787-766-0470

Eco Tours

The following businesses offer Eco Tours of Puerto Rico attractions.  The “Eco Tour” companies and guides listed below typically provide a large variety of activity tours to popular natural wonders around Puerto Rico.
  • Acampa Nature Adventure Tours     787-706-0695
  • Akuadventures Island Tours     (787) 685-9522
  • Amigos Tours & Travels     (787) 758-6533
  • Castillo Tours – 787-791-6195
  • Countryside Tours     787-593-9014
  • Dragonfly Adventures     787-889-7430
  • EcoQuest Tours     (787) 616-7543
  • Eco Action Tours     787-791-7509
  • Go Tarpon Puerto Rico Fishing Charters and Eco Tours     (787) 376-1697
  • GSI Tours     800-720-7447     787-863-6890
  • Oceania Water Sports     787-949-3542
  • Puerto Rico Tour Services     787-562-8483/ 787-632-6683
  • Rico Sun Tours/ RST     (787) 722-2080
  • San Juan Tours     888-806-2343
  • San Juan Happy Tours     787-237-7727
  • Tour Coop of Puerto Rico     787-762-7155
  • Trans-Travel Tours & Logistics     (787) 727-4479/ (787) 615-7568

El Yunque Rainforest Tours

The following businesses offer transportation and walking / hiking tours of the magnificent El Yunque Rainforest – great for adults and kids:

  • Acampa Nature Adventure Tours     787-706-0695
  • Akuadventures Island Tours     (787) 685-9522
  • Castillo Tours – 787-791-6195
  • Countryside Tours     787-593-9014
  • Dragonfly Adventures     787-889-7430
  • Eco Action Tours     787-791-7509
  • GSI Tours     800-720-7447     787-863-6890
  • Puerto Rico Tour Services     787-562-8483/ 787-632-6683
  • Rico Sun Tours/ RST     (787) 722-2080
  • San Juan Tours     888-806-2343
  • San Juan Happy Tours     787-237-7727
  • Tour Coop of Puerto Rico     787-762-7155
  • Trans-Travel Tours & Logistics     (787) 727-4479/ (787) 615-7568

Garden Tours

Right in the capital city of San Juan you’ll be surprised with all the beautiful gardens and parks you can enjoy with the whole family.  You can visit these on your own or hire a tour guide to take you.

The most diverse park is  San Juan Botanical Garden (Jardin Botanico), also known as the Botanical Garden of the University of Puerto Rico, a must-see for flora lovers and romantics.  This 300-acre garden is host to 37,000 specimens of plants.  It is located off the south side of the intersection of Highway 1 and Road 847 in Río Piedras.     ph. 787-758-9957

The following business offers transportation from San Juan to the Botanical Gardens:

  • Amigos Tours & Travels     (787) 758-6533

Hiking Tours

Many San Juan tour guides are ready to take you on unforgettable hiking experiences:

  • Acampa Nature Adventure Tours     787-706-0695
  • Akuadventures Island Tours     (787) 685-9522
  • Castillo Tours – 787-791-6195
  • EcoQuest Tours     (787) 616-7543
  • GSI Tours     800-720-7447     787-863-6890
  • Puerto Rico Tour Services     787-562-8483/ 787-632-6683
  • Rico Sun Tours/ RST     (787) 722-2080
  • Rocaliza Adventure Tours     787-268-0101
  • San Juan Tours     888-806-2343
  • Tour Coop of Puerto Rico     787-762-7155
  • Trans-Travel Tours & Logistics     (787) 727-4479/ (787) 615-7568