Caribbean National Forest, El Yunque
Mountain that dominates the 28,000 acre tropical forest, located in the rugged Sierra de Luquillo, 40 km southeast of San Juan.
El Yunque Rainforest
Description of the various types of forests and photos.
Sol Boricua: the El Yunque Rainforest
For the Taino indians, the Luquillo Mountain Range was a sacred place. The word "Yuke" means white lands in reference to the mountain tops which are usually covered by clouds.
Last update:May 11, 2013 at 15:05:08 UTC