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La Fortuna Waterfall Ecological Reserve Our fortune of crystalline waters Located in Central America, Costa Rica, in the northern plains, just 4 kilometers from La Fortuna, a piece of nature is hidden, a bit of green gold, which sustains our...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 106-4417, Costa Rica
All reviews swimming area la fortuna take your time steep hike entrance fee worth the effort cold water slippery rocks water shoes worth the trip nice hike the river flip flops horseback ride costa rica steps base
Took a taxi from the centre of La Fortuna and arrived in about 20 mins. Taxi cost 4,000 Colones.
It’s $18 each entry but well worth it. You could take a picnic and spend all day. There are two gift shops and also a really...More
Group of 6 adults. We arrived around 9:30 a.m. and it was not busy. There are a lot of steps, but take your time and you won't have any issues. The waterfall is beautiful, and you can get into the water to swim. We just...More
I highly recommend this waterfall for your visit in the Arenal area. If you want some exercise it is possible to walk from La Fortuna to the waterfall and then you only have to pay for the entrance fee. The walk is about 5km but...More
Easy enough for just about anyone. At the entrance you'll pay $18 per person and you are on your way...500 steps to the bottom for an amazing view of the waterfall. If you are brave/can swim.. jump in the water! Just be cautious as the...More
I can't understand how anyone would rate this less than 5 stars. Yes, you have to walk down 500 steps - but the steps are in perfect condition with railings. The scenery is spectacular and the change facilities are spotless. It is somewhat difficult to...More
It’s about 70 meters in height ... very scenic and beautiful. You can swim in the lagoon .
Be cautious, it’s about 500 stairs down and hence up 500 stairs up.. can be challenging for some
Rest , it’s definitely a worth going for
Response from cataratalafortuna | Property representative |
Hola, gracias por tu consulta, desgraciadamente en este caso la única ruta hasta la catarata es por la carretera ya que las zonas de bosques son propiedades privadas y no es recomendable caminar por estos terrenos.