El Yunque

El Yunque National Forest is a tropical rainforest in the United States, and it’s in Puerto Rico.  Getting there is an easy day trip from San Juan by car.  There’s a visitor center near the entrance, which is helpful because you’ll find people who can answer questions and make suggestions about how to spend your time there.  It’s a good idea to bring a picnic lunch if you can because there are picnic areas with great views of the rainforest.  There are some parrots at El Yunque, but unfortunately I didn’t see any while I was there.

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