Charco Azul Arenales Cave Tour


Our exclusive Charco Azul Cuevas Arenales Waterfalls Cave Tour is an opportunity for you to experience a real and authentic adventure with local certified tour guides. As locals who grew up exploring these caves and have always had a deep connection with this place, we are passionate about sharing this incredible experience with visitors from around the world.

We are a local tour company offering an exciting excursion to the Charco Azul Cuevas Arenales waterfalls and caves. Our tour guides are certified and have extensive experience exploring these natural formations. Our small-group tours focus on providing an authentic experience that goes beyond typical tourist attractions. Our tour includes a visit to a natural water park where you can enjoy an exhilarating cliff jumping. You’ll depart with unforgettable memories of a unique adventure in the beautiful caves and waterfalls of Puerto Rico.

What's Included

  • Life Vest
  • Private transportation
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Bottles of water
  • Snacks
  • Lunch

Additional Info

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Senior citizens that attend the tour are required to be physically able to start and end the tour

Cancellation Policy

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded
  • Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted
  • Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers
  • If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund



Embark on an exhilarating adventure through the enchanting landscapes of Charco Azul Cuevas Arenales, located just a short 45-minute drive from San Juan. This tour promises an unforgettable experience, combining adrenaline-pumping activities with the serenity of nature. Delve into the heart of the west, where the rugged beauty of caves, canyons, and rivers await exploration.

What to Expect

1. Scenic Drive

Departing from San Juan, you’ll enjoy a leisurely 45-minute drive through picturesque landscapes, setting the stage for the adventure ahead.

2. Hiking Trails

Lace up your hiking boots and venture into the wilderness on guided trails, where every step reveals the natural wonders of the region. Trained guides will lead you through lush forests and rocky terrain, sharing insights into the local flora and fauna along the way.

3. Swimming

Dive into the crystal-clear waters of the river, offering a refreshing escape from the tropical heat. Enjoy leisurely swims or engage in water activities, surrounded by the breathtaking beauty of your surroundings.

4. Cliff Jumping

For the thrill-seekers, adrenaline awaits as you leap from towering cliffs into deep pools below. Feel the rush of excitement as you take the plunge, surrounded by the awe-inspiring canyon walls.

5. Canyon Exploration

Traverse through rugged canyons, carved over millennia by the powerful forces of nature. Marvel at the towering rock formations and cascading waterfalls that line your path, offering glimpses of the region’s geological history.

6. Petroglyphs

Immerse yourself in the rich cultural heritage of the area as you discover ancient petroglyphs etched into the stone by indigenous peoples centuries ago. Learn about the significance of these intricate carvings and their importance to the local communities.

7. Caves and Caverns

Venture deep into the heart of the earth as you explore mystical caves and caverns hidden within the landscape. Illuminated by natural light filtering through crevices above, these subterranean wonders offer a glimpse into a world untouched by time.

8. Roundtrip Transportation

Sit back and relax as convenient roundtrip transportation from San Juan is provided, ensuring a hassle-free journey to and from the adventure site.

Prepare to be captivated by the beauty of Charco Azul Cuevas Arenales as you embark on this thrilling 3-hour excursion, where every moment promises excitement, discovery, and unforgettable memories.

Things To Take Into Consideration

  • No experience needed to participate, perfect for solo travelers, ages 8+
  • Please wear something breathable and super casual, along with a fanny pack and non-slip closed-toe shoes. You will be walking on a rocky, muddy walkway through the rainforest, which can be uneven and wet. Don’t forget to bring dry clothes to change into.
  • Please be aware that this excursion is not suitable for those with limited mobility or who are not comfortable with physical activity.
  • Reaching the river involves a moderate to challenging hike through the rainforest, with some sections requiring organic moderate rock climbing and rappelling. While our guides will be with you every step of the way to ensure your safety and sharing with you, historical facts, and information about the ecosystem along the path.
  • The experience operates based on safe weather conditions. In the event of unsafe weather, such as heavy rain or strong winds, you will be offered the option to reschedule or provided with a refund.
  • Please travel light and only bring the necessary to the experience. Leave behind electronic devices, any important documentation like a passport, large sums of cash, or credit cards.
  • We capture photographic snapshots of these precious moments and later share them with you.
  • Please take into consideration that the driver makes pickups in Condado, Isla Verde, Rio Grande, or Luquillo, and you might be closer to one of these locations and closer to El Yunque. Kindly notify us of your specific pickup location once you make your reservation.
  • We reserve the right of admission – If a person appears to be under the influence of alcohol or drugs, not following instructions, causing disruptions, or not dressed appropriately; the host has the right to cancel their reservation at any moment, and NO REFUNDS will be issued due to this.
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