Rock Climbing, Surfing, and Yoga Retreat in Puerto Rico

Isabela | Puerto Rico
5.00
3 REVIEWS
Trip Highlights

Top three reasons to go on a Puerto Rico retreat

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    Send fantastic limestone crags overlooking pristine turquoise waters

  • Trip Highlight

    Enjoy surf lessons on some of the best swells in the world

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    Ease your body and mind with soothing yoga sessions and a Thai massage

Epic Caribbean landscapes, awesome seaside crags, and warm weather year-round—Puerto Rico is a prime setting for tropical thrills. With limestone crags rated 5.7-5.13 and waves ranging from easy two-footers to tall barrels with reef breaks, everyone will find their perfect pitch or swell. Between the adventures, spend your days at a cozy seaside resort enjoying refreshing massages and yoga seshes, and your evenings tasting local delicacies in nearby restaurants and farm stands. Puerto Rico offers the perfect blend of tropical adventure and total relaxation, one that’s sure to stick with you for a long time!

Season

February

Nearest city

San Juan is 1.5 hours away

Duration

4 days

Skill level

Beginner to advanced

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Rock Climbing, Surfing, and Yoga Week in Puerto Rico

4 days

Find leisure and adventure in the tropical paradise of Puerto Rico on this lavish 4-day retreat! Connect with like-minded outdoor enthusiasts as you enjoy a wide range of exquisite activities—warm up with some morning yoga before hitting the crags or the waves, relax the muscles with a Thai massage, and spend your evenings exploring Puerto Rico’s fantastic beaches, bars, and restaurants!

Reviews

Reviews (3)

Becca Roseberry about Earth Play Retreats

Unlike any other international trip I’ve been on! What a unique opportunity to immerse yourself in all types of play. Puerto Rico was absolutely soul recharging, I’d love to do it all over again!

Michelle Hale about Earth Play Retreats

Earth play retreats is a blast! It’s a great way to travel, and play with people who have similar interests. As a climber of 26+ years, finding a climbing/ travel partners isn’t always the easiest to find. Earth play has been awesome for that. I get to travel and climb with out the worries of finding someone to travel with.

Isacc Jessen about Earth Play Retreats

Earth Play was everything I could have wished for. Wake up to yoga and surfing in paradise, crushing gorgeous limestone coral formations in the jungle, and slacklining over the waves with a breathtaking ocean sunset, all accompanied by like-minded awesome people and culture.

Things to know

Things to know

Covid measures in Puerto Rico

57hours is committed to providing safe outdoor adventure experiences. We require all guides using our platform to have a COVID-19 safety plan and to make the details of that plan accessible to travelers. In most cases, group sizes will be reduced, guides will avoid overcrowded locations, and other safety measures will be met depending on the location and activity.

We also expect clients to respect local regulations and take measures to protect themselves, guides and the communities they’re travelling to. For more information on COVID-19 measures in Puerto Rico, please refer to the Discover Puerto Rico website.

Please contact us if you have any questions or require further information. We are happy to provide you with the most up-to-date information!

What’s included?

What you get in this adventure:

    • Experienced rock-climbing guides (1 IFMGA climbing guide and 1 AMGA climbing guide) with extensive knowledge of the area
    • Three nights of comfortable seaside accommodations
    • Two days of guided rock climbing
    • Two engaging yoga warm-up classes
    • A class on giving and receiving Thai massage
    • An exciting half-day surf lesson

What’s not included:

    • Transportation to Puerto Rico or to the accommodation
    • Personal climbing gear — can be rented
    • Meals — kitchen and restaurants available
    • Alcohol
    • Additional activities: scuba diving, snorkeling, horseback riding
    • Additional climbing days with no more than 2:1 guide to client ratio
    • Accommodation for the additional climbing days

How fit do I need to be?

If you can climb a ladder, you’re good to go. Being in good shape is always a plus but far from necessary. Rock climbing is all about using good movement technique rather than muscling up a cliff using brute strength.

The waves in Puerto Rico are ideal for first-time surfers. A surf instructor will teach you how to be safe, have fun and work toward standing up on your board. It’s all worth a bit of practice, we promise!

To ensure you have a fun retreat, your guide will choose routes and locations that best suit your skill and fitness level.

What if I’ve never climbed before?

Puerto Rico has plenty of options for beginner climbers. Whether you’ve never climbed before or are transitioning from the gym to outdoor climbing, your guide will customize the day to suit your skill level and objectives. With a guide by your side, you’ll learn something new, stay safe on the rocks, and most importantly, have fun!

For intermediate to advanced climbers, Puerto Rico has loads of routes to spend the day on. Your guide will discuss your objectives and customize the day to your goals. Let your guide plan the day so you can focus on developing your skills while climbing the classic routes or best hidden gems the area has to offer.

What about required equipment?

All technical climbing equipment will be provided by your guiding service. However, if you have your own gear, feel free to bring it. You’ll need:

    • Helmet
    • Ropes
    • Climbing hardware (quickdraws, cam devices, stoppers, etc.)
    • Belay device
    • Chalk bag

You can rent from your guide:

    • Harness with a locking carabiner
    • Rock shoes

Here’s a list of the equipment we suggest you bring:

    • Day pack large enough to carry all the items listed (around a 40L bag)
    • Water bottle
    • Toiletries (sunscreen, bug spray, toilet paper, etc.)
    • Sunglasses
    • Camera — optional

Dress comfortably and for the weather in clothes you can move in. We suggest bringing clothing appropriate for the season. Layers are best and don’t wear jeans.

Group sizes and age requirements

Group sizes and prices:

    • For this group adventure, the max client to guide ratio is 6:1, up to 12 people and 2 guides, and cost is per person.
    • Costs per person doesn’t decrease as the group grows.

Climbing days can be arranged for bigger groups. Contact us prior to booking.

Min. age requirements:

    • If you are older than 18, you’re good to go.
    • Minors younger than 18 may be permitted to climb on a case-by-case basis, but must be in the presence of a parent or legal guardian.

If your group has climbers under the age of 18, contact us prior to booking to make arrangements.

Cancellation policy

With 57hours, you benefit from both our own cancellation policy as well as that of the individual guiding service that delivers your adventure. All policies regarding cancellation will be clearly laid out by your guide after booking your adventure, but rest assured that our own cancellation policy will work on top of what is provided by your guide.

For this adventure, 57hours offers a Expedition Cancellation Policy, which states:
If Client cancels the Booking anytime prior to one hundred twenty (120) calendar days in advance of the trip contemplated by the booking, Client is entitled to a full refund. For cancellations ninety (90) to one hundred nineteen(119) calendar days in advance, Client is entitled to a refund in the amount of fifty percent (50%) of the total amount paid when Booking. For cancellations seventy five (75) to eighty nine (89) calendar days in advance, Client is entitled to a refund in the amount of twenty-five percent (25%) of the total amount paid when Booking. After that deadline, Client is not entitled to any refund. Any reimbursable expenses arising out of the Booking incurred by Guide prior to the date of cancellation (including but not limited to plane tickets, car rental payments, and lodging or transportation fees) are non refundable as soon as they are incurred by the Guide.

Getting there and meeting location

To get to Puerto Rico, most people fly into Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport in San Juan. Once you get there, you can rent a car or take a shuttle to your accommodation in Isabela, 1.5 hours away.

Once you and your guide agree on the details of your itinerary, your guide will suggest the best place to meet.

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