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Maricao Forest Preserve

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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Correct this to Maricao not San Juan

It's well over an hour's drive outside San Juan, but the attraction here is the beautiful forest... read more

Reviewed 28 September 2015
Bernardo F
New York City, New York
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In contact with the nature

Maricao is a little town on the west of P.R., about two hours from San Juan, there are many... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2015
David V
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Follow the mountain roads to this preserve where you’ll find La Torre de Piedra, the stone tower.
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28 Sep 2015
“Correct this to Maricao not San Juan”
23 Sep 2015
“In contact with the nature”
San Juan, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 28 September 2015 via mobile

It's well over an hour's drive outside San Juan, but the attraction here is the beautiful forest and natural preserve. If you're driving around the island, it's a nice small village stop.

1  Thank Bernardo F
Reviewed 23 September 2015

Maricao is a little town on the west of P.R., about two hours from San Juan, there are many mountains. Most of them tropical rain forest, the most important is named "Monte del Estado" . Its a beutifull vacational place, with wood and concrete cabins...More

Thank David V
Reviewed 3 October 2014

"monte de estado"   Along with my family were planning a holiday where we could make domestic tourism and meet even more of our island. For this reason we plan a stay to mount state. Monunt status is a resort of national parks located in...More

1  Thank milady del mar t
Reviewed 8 September 2014 via mobile

First of all Maricao is far from San Juan. Has nothing to do with San Juan so that correction should be made. On the three picture you see on your left a photo of downtown Maricao but from long time ago. The City of Maricao...More

2  Thank Armando H
Reviewed 29 July 2013

I love Maricao because is always fresh, even in the summer the temperature can drop to 69 -70. Is surrender by forests and nature and if you want to find a place to relax and be with yourself you can seat in the forest in...More

5  Thank Delia T
Reviewed 13 September 2012

The trip can be a little long but the place is worth it. It is a cool, very nice place to spend time with the family. Excellent for a family picnic.

2  Thank Wnazario
Reviewed 30 August 2012

If you want to visit some of the oldest coffee haciendas in Puerto Rico, Maricao its coffee festival at end of february, and its beautiful forest area are a must.

1  Thank w e
Reviewed 2 March 2012

We set out to have an adventure. the drive through the mountains to the coffee festival was amazing. The local people were very welcoming. Go early and leave well before dark..No lights going down the mountain. It was pretty scary!!

7  Thank DenAnt0216
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