Puerto Ricans, known for their joyful spirit, find delight in places like Las Paylas that allow their inner child to play freely.  Nestled in the lush mountains of Luquillo, Las Paylas is a captivating destination suitable for the entire family.  Embrace the invitation to immerse yourself in the relaxation and thrills offered by this vibrant outdoor playground.

After a short and easy hike, Las Paylas invites you to unwind and choose your preferred level of adventure.  This hidden gem features a beautiful waterfall, a serene natural pool, two exhilarating natural waterslides, and even a cave.

Whether you prefer sitting on a rock and soaking in the spring waters of the rainforest or seeking some excitement by gliding down the smoothly polished boulders into the refreshing pool, Las Paylas caters to every taste.  Follow the safety tips from your tour guide or observe the locals as they enjoy the natural slides.  For thrill-seekers, there’s also the option to dive from a cliff with the guidance of your local expert.

Need to Know Facts Before Visiting Las Pailas

Difficulty and Conditions of Las Tinajas Trail:  The Trail is considered moderate; good physical condition is recommended for participation.  Private tours are available, so you can still enjoy them at your own pace with a knowledgeable guide.  Conditions vary with uneven terrain, muddy trails, and up and down rocks that may be slippery, so wear sturdy hiking or good grippy water shoes for a comfortable journey. Dress in lightweight, breathable clothing; don’t forget to bring a hat, sunscreen, and plenty of water to stay hydrated.

Safety: A guided tour with a local professional is highly recommended for your safety. You will be walking on slippery rocks to get to the slides and cliff if you wish to jump in the water. Locals wear anti-slip socks; for safety, do not wear flip-flops, Crocs, or sandals.

What to Bring: Comfortable hiking sneakers, nonslip water shoes, and anti-slip socks.  Please do not walk in sandals or flip-flops.  Bring a plastic bag for wet clothes and water to stay hydrated.  Be prepared to get muddy.  Wear your swimwear underneath your regular clothes. 

Tours to Las Pailas Waterfall & Water Slide

Luquillo, Puerto Rico

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You may reserve and pay later with free cancellation up to 24 hours before the tour

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