Yokahu Observation Tower, El Yunque National Forest
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Gain a new perspective of the forest on top of Yokahu Observation Tower, a cylindrical viewing tower located in El Yunque National Forest. Climb the 100 steps to the viewing platform at the top of the building to get sweeping views of the trees and hills of the impressive natural surroundings. Constructed in 1963, the tower has a twin elsewhere in the forest, though at a higher elevation and deeper into the park, the second is harder to access and frequently obscured by clouds. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Yokahu Observation Tower by using our El Yunque National Forest family vacation planner.
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  • Easy to access, offers excellent views considering how easy it is to access. Lots of stairs and busy with tourists as it's the second "touristy" stop in Yunque forest. Get there early! 
  • When you visit El Yunque, Luquillo in, you have to climb this tower; from here you can see the entire island.
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  • This is a free stop while driving through the El Yunque Rainforest and the views are AMAZING! There is a good bit of parking at the tower and the signs are super clear to help you find the observation...  more »