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“Very relaxed hangout” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Uvita Waterfall

Uvita Waterfall
Calle Bejuco, Uvita, Costa Rica
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Ranked #4 of 6 Attractions in Uvita
Type: Waterfalls, Nature & Parks
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
“Very relaxed hangout”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

I enjoyed the jungle and falls. Varied crowd . Great soda at the top. Friendly people . Try a sapo de agua at the soda.
I walked to and from my casa so its easy to get to. Water shoes would be helpful on the slippery Rocks. I have a bad knee and fainted well
SoI recommend this for everyone.

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Solihull, United Kingdom
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51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
“Beautiful waterfall with swimming in pools beneath falls”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

Set in middle of the jungle but with the sun able to cut through the canopy. Park in small restaurant and a very short walk to the falls. Entrance fee only about 500c per person. Water is warm and pure. A must see attraction if you are in the area.

Visited April 2014
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Starnberg, Germany
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78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
“Pretty and good alternative to the beach!”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

We liked coming here for a dip after being at the beach but didn't find it overly spectacular! It was nice but I wouldn't go out of my way to get here and see it!

Visited April 2014
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Decatur, Georgia
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“horseback to waterfall”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

Safe, well-kept horses. trained guides. beautiful waterfall.
We rode through the forest and pastures to a serene waterfall, changed into swimsuits in the forest, then cooled off on the 3 levels of the lovely fall. Safe, fun, relaxing trip for all ages.

Visited April 2014
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Mississauga
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
“Great half-day trip”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

If you're staying in the Uvita area, this a quick, cheap and fun trip. As most have already said, its costs $1, is about a 2 minute hike and you can spend hours swimming, sliding and relaxing away from the sun. I was pretty badly burnt when I went, so it was a good spot to get away from the sun and cool off. Totally recommend it. If you're unsure as to where it is, just ask the resort your staying at or a local; you're sure to get an answer as to where it is. Just turn east up the road where the bank/supermarket plaza is located on the east side of Highway 34 in Uvita.

Visited March 2014
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