Tanamá River has adventure written all over it, but it’s
definitely not for the faint of heart or out of shape
local adventure company will take you on a journey like no
other. It begins along a beautiful trail that borders the
Arecibo Observatory, the largest radar/radio telescope in the
world, which is nestled in a natural sinkhole in the primeval
will slide-descend for 800 feet to land in the cool waters of
the Tanamá River then body raft down the river through caves
and canyons. At last you will emerge from Ventana (Window) Cave,
to be dazzled by the beauty of some of the most striking valleys
in Puerto Rico.
you’re really wild at heart, spend the night along the
riverbank. Set up camp with your fellow travelers, make a
bonfire and cook your own food. Late at night the sky will
appear brighter than any place in the universe.
to Get There
The Tanamá River is south of Arecibo in the Central Mountain
Range. For information on guides and adventure tours, call
Aventuras Tierra Adentro’s Outdoor Sports Shop (787) 766-0470,
Fax (787) 754-7543.