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Yokahu Observation Tower

El Yunque National Forest, Puerto Rico
+1 787-888-1880
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A tower in El Yunque offering a sweeping view of the rainforest.
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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El Yunque National Forest, Puerto Rico
+1 787-888-1880
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Decided to stop and walk up the steps of the observation tower. Glad we did. The view from the top was amazing. It's a small area so be mindful of others. Everyone was friendly and taking pics without issue. A great view of the Forest.

Thank 774terrancej
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

About 90 steps - but not too difficult to climb. Worth it for the excellent views and breeze. Good photo opportunity to capture the surroundings and the panorama.

Thank sylvia641
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are able to climb the stairs, this is a place where you can get a great view. As you go up, you can take pictures through the open slots.

Thank jlam29
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was so worth going wiii the family and worth the drive. It's free and the view of the park, mountains and whole ares is great from below and even better when you walk up. The kids and us walked up together and took pictures...More

Thank Farzana J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

very pretty. fresh air. You will see a lot on the top, worth to climb up. A very small gift shop on the ground level.

Thank Isabella S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped to check out the view after leaving the waterfalls. Great view if you are willing to climb the stairs. Highly recommend.

Thank Phyllis W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was one of our first stops in the El Yunque Rain Forest. Once you get to the top you can see amazing views of the rainforest.

Thank Tami B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Easy parking allows you to pop out of the car and walk about 100 meters over to the tower. A great spot to take photos.

Thank garflee
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice walk up a wide spiral staircase with a barrier down the middle to help avoid collisions! The tower is only 50 years old but looks much older...Incredible views and maps to help you make out what you're looking at--you can probably see where you're...More

Thank Heather M
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We go up here to the top of this observatory every time we visit El Yunque. The view from the top of the surrounding forest and the beach is always breath taking to say the least. It's a bit of a climb, but if you...More

Thank renecito2017
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Mingo S
10 October 2015|
Response from Mike A | Reviewed this property |
It's probably too late, but there is no charge to park anywhere in El Yunque. The only fee is to go to the visitors center and it's reasonable and worth a stop.