A large group of us went (15? people including many kids). The entrance is not clear, but it is right where the sign is, and some shops are. Akim was our guide, and he was AWESOME. He was so good with the kids, helping them (and adults!) down any slippery/muddy parts, and across the water and rocks. He was super friendly too; I would try to find him as your guide!
We hiked to the upper falls first (the big one), and most people climbed over the rocks, splashed around, some went right up to/into the falls (the water can hurt!). In front of the falls is an interesting thing: a natural hole in the rock, deep enough for a person to stand in. Akim showed us how to get in/out; it was neat!
Then we headed to the lower falls. At the mid/top of these falls is a dip in the rocks that is like a little jacuzzi if you sit in it. The water flows all over you (somewhat powerfully) and you can just sit in that little 'tub'. Then there are 2 options for the 'falls': slide down the rock like a waterslide, or jump off the side right into the water below. I did both. Recommend durable shorts in case they get torn (mine didn't, but I've heard). Akim was very good at telling you where/ how to slide. He demonstrated himself a couple times, even climbed much higher and made it a huge slide. He also went down head first (but he's had lots of practice!). The pool/water below was so refreshing, and you can touch the bottom about halfway to the shore. Akim showed us the way to climb back up the rock, there are natural hand/toe holds to use. A little tricky, but Akim would say now put this hand here, this foot here, etc.
The hike itself was quite easy, the kids could do it. Maybe an hour total of walking? Very tropical-looking, we saw cocoa plants, banana trees, goats...
Once we returned we paid Akim for all his help, and he washed people's muddy feet! Overall great experience!
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