Rio Grande - hike through the El Yunque National Forest
The El Yunque National Forest, covers over 28,000 acres of land and consists of 4 different types of forest, as well as a number of hills and mountains. One of the best views of the region can be had at the summit of the 1,078 metre El Toro, that can be reached via a hike through the forest trails. The forest is filled with rare plants, ferns and trees, some of which can only be found here. They are also numerous animals and birds including the rare Puerto Rican parrot, which can be found and seen, for those with sharp eyes.