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EL YUNQUE HYBRID FULL MOON NIGHTS
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Full Moon Nights
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In 2001 we obtained special permits with Forest Service to
offer night hikes at El Yunque National Forest.  We were
allowed to offer the hikes on a private basis at El Portal
Trail as the gate at La Coca Falls is closed by 6:00 PM.  
From time to time, private Areytos (Taíno ceremonies) took
place at the parking lot the visitors center.  The hikes were
offered with a minimum of 2 participants.

It will take some time until Forest Service will be able to
reopen El Portal Rainforest Center, as the structure and
trail suffered the impacts of both hurricanes Irma and María
in September, 2017.  

Five months later, outfitters were given the opportunity to go
back to the Forest under special permits and limited
access:  Road 988 (Angelito Trail and Puente Roto) and
Road 191 up to La Coca Falls.  Outfitters can use Angelito
Trail twice a month.

Under the new special permits, we can still offer the night
activities.  We have made some changes and decided to
established specific dates on
NEW MOON and FULL
MOON
for the general public with a minimum of 15 and a
maximum of 25 participants.
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  • September 24, 2018
  • October 24, 2018
  • November 23, 2018
  • December 22, 2018
  • January 21, 2019
  • February 19, 2019
Hilda, -- We have all agreed that
the day we spent with you was
the most spectacular thing we
did on our trip and are very
happy we went.  We hope you
had a nice time with us as well.  
Thanks so much for sharing
your knowledge and love of the
forest with us.

Christa Marks - Fullerton, CA
El Yunque Full Moon Nights
EL YUNQUE HYBRID
Please check calendar.
AdvenTours PUERTO RICO  is an equal opportunity
provider under special permits at El Yunque Naitonal Forest.
El Yunque Hybrid combines the experience of being in the Forest during daylight (El Yunque Hidden Wonders) when the big tour buses and
crowds are almost gone; after twilight (El Yunque Nights), the real adventure starts when the nocturnal orchestra of the habitants of the Forest
begin their chorus.  Although we go on full moon nights, we will be looking for the glow-in-the-dark mushrooms.  Meeting time depends on
sunset, tour lasts approximately 4 - 5 hours.  This tour starts in Luquillo and
ends at La Coca Falls, subject to weather conditions.  If you have
a private group and need another date, contact us at your convenience.   This tour is available at any time during the year, but the Full Moon
NIghts are scheduled as an special event with a minimum of 15 participants in order to be offered.
Take a walk at El Yunque National Forest
when the crowds are gone.
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  • Excellent option for shore excursions, pre/post tours, incentive or  business travel, Spring breaks, students and extended families.
  • EL YUNQUE HYBRID is offered with a minimum of 4 and a maximum of 25 participants.
  • Since Angelito Trail needs to be closed while they rebuild the bridge, we will end the tour at La Coca Falls where we will be looking for glow-in-the-dark mushroom at that site.  No hike
    until the trail is reopen.
  • Minimum age to participate is 4 years.  Children under 12 years must be with an adult.
  • The tour starts three hours before sunset, you should arrive at least 30 minutes before to end booking process; tour lasts from 4 to 5 hours.
  • Please read carefully as we modified our regular tours to comply with federal regulations as access to the Forest is limited due to the impact of hurricanes Irma and María.
  • You can select one of the dates or require a special date for your group on a private basis.  
  • EL YUNQUE HYBRID will be sold on line in order to reach a minimum of 15 participants.  Remember we can only guarantee this activity with a minimum of 15 participants.
  • Full, non-refundable payment is required to book and guarantee this activity.
  • Smaller private groups are welcome to book.  
  • Depending the size of the group, one or two professional Certified Guides will be in charge, plus one or two interns.
  • These activities are weather permissible.  For your safety, and in an event of rain, our staff will decide if the participants should stay or the tour should be canceled.  
  • Each participant should complete a waiver before the tour starts.
  • You are allowed to arrive in your personal or rented vehicle.  A security guard will be in charge while you enjoy the Forest.  We will require the names of the passengers, vehicle model, license plate
    number, and name of designated driver.  We are not responsible for any personal items left in the car.
  • If you need transportation, please contact us for quote as no other company or private vehicles other than the ones booked in these special events are allowed in the Forest during the night.
  • We will provide transportation within the Forest.
  • Pick-up / drop-off fees will depend on the location of hotels, airports, and ports, please contact us for price.
  • Sign Language Interpreters available upon request at extra cost.
  • Before requesting information, please read our General Terms and Conditions.
Special Terms and Conditions - EL YUNQUE NIGHTS
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You will meet the Guide on site.  Transfers available upon request at extra charge.  
El Yunque National Forest is
closed on December 25th.
Due to the number of people visiting El Yunque National Forest during the Holy Week/Weekend (Wednesday through Sunday, including Good Friday and Easter) and the month of July, we DO NOT OFFER
tours to El Yunque other than the Night Hike and/or Ancestral Areyto.  Access to the Forest is limited and we cannot guarantee the quality during those days.
When you book directly with us, 100% of your money is spent locally, not abroad.
If what you are looking is not listed here, drop us an email at your convenience.
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OUTREACH PROGRAM
As part of AdvenTours PUERTO RICO
corporate social responsibility in 2002
we founded
APIE, the Puerto Rican
Association of Interpretation and
Education, Inc
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APIE is a non-profit organization that
offers training and continuing education
for tour guides, plus a series of activities
for the general public, focusing on
children, students, and educators
(
Proyecto Mucarito).

In 2014 we created an
Annual Fund to
promote scientific research on birds, $1
of every tour we offer is added to this
fund.
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