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San Juan: Countryside Foodie Tour with Carite Rainforest

Product ID: 183032
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This tour consists of a rainforest visit, swimming in a natural pool, and experiencing the Pork Highway and coffee plantation of Puerto Rico.
About this activity
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Duration: 6 hours
Starting time 10:00 AM
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Spanish, English

Pickup included

Front of your hotel in Condado, Miramar, Isla Verde Old San Juan Pick up is in Plaza Colon Ocean Park Pick up in Kasalta Bakery

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Experience

Highlights
  • Hike through a rainforest and swim in the clear and crystalline water of the famous Charco Azul or ”Blue Hole”
  • Taste the delicious roasted pork at the restaurant El Rancho Original, which has been featured in Bizarre Foods, Travel Channel and Food Network
  • Enjoy an authentic Puerto Rican coffee while learning about its history and process
Full description
Begin your visit with Carite Rainforest, just 37 miles from San Juan, located in the southeast of Puerto Rico. so be ready to meet the real countryside of the island. Carite Rainforest is in the beginning of the mountain range Cordillera Central which divides the north from the south. 

From there, you will do a low impact walk/hike (20 minutes) to the famous Charco Azul or ”Blue Hole” and swim in the clear and crystalline water. During the walk/hike, you will be exposed to the topography, geology, flora, and fauna environment with our professional and certified tour guides.

After the forest, try an authentic Puerto Rican lunch (with veggie options). The star of the show will be the roasted pork, and you will be able to say that you visited the famous Pork Highway and the restaurant El Rancho Original. This restaurant has been featured in shows such as Bizarre Foods, Travel Channel, and Food Network.

Finally, finish the tour off with an authentic Puerto Rican coffee in a coffee plantation. In the coffee plantation, you will learn the history of coffee and process and you may also buy coffee to bring home with you, showing support for the local economy of the area.
Includes
  • Round-trip transportation
  • Coffee plantation
  • Entrance Fee
  • Photos of your experience
  • Limited walking sticks and backpacks as needed
  • Ponchos for borrowing as needed
What’s Not Included
  • Lunch
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Water
Not allowed
  • Food in the vehicle
Know before you go
• It is recommended that you arrive with your swimsuit already under your clothing, that you wear tennis shoes that have a grip or hiking shoes, and dress comfortably (no jeans or flip flops)

• It is also recommended that you bring with you a rain jacket or poncho, sunblock, sunglasses, and a change of clothes
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Product ID: 183032