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Catarata Bijagual

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Not a Hike for Rainy Season!

My husband and I read a lot of reviews and worried a little as to whether it would be too strenuous... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Redondo Beach
Not for amateurs

Beautiful surroundings along the way and loved the waterfall itself; a must see for any hiker who... read more

Reviewed June 27, 2018
Lyndhurst, New Jersey
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I read a lot of reviews and worried a little as to whether it would be too strenuous but decided to give it a try. The entrance is fairly easy to find. You turn at the sign by Tarcoles for the Villa...More

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Reviewed June 27, 2018

Beautiful surroundings along the way and loved the waterfall itself; a must see for any hiker who is vacationing in the area. However, as a novice, I definitely struggled on some parts along the way so I would not recommend going unless a fairly seasoned...More

3  Thank Brosker
Reviewed June 26, 2018

The waterfall is beautiful. Definitely a all day adventure and good for those nature lovers. Tons of birds and critters along the way.

Thank CasaSelvaNiu
Reviewed April 2, 2018 via mobile

This is an expensive waterfall hike, but we'll maintained! The pools were low, but during the dry season, still waist deep. The hike back is steep - you know what your in for on your way down! Approx. 500 meter elevation climb! Check Google for...More

1  Thank jennyfinny
Reviewed March 28, 2018

This was my 5th time hiking to this fabulous waterfall. Previously I had hiked with friends, husband, adult children, etc. However, on this occasion I hiked with another female friend. We enjoyed the hike, loved the waterfall. We brought plenty of water and a lunch....More

4  Thank Valerie D
Reviewed March 24, 2018 via mobile

The trip to the water fall is worth to take for those who like difficult hiking. Going down was easy, we saw two macaws and a snake, we went down to the bottom of the waterfall, the mist coming from the waterfall is so refreshing,...More

3  Thank Kestutis S
Reviewed February 22, 2018 via mobile

After reading so may reviews about how tough this hike was I was a bit concerned . However , as a quite tiny 60 year old woman I actually found it no problem at all and well worth the effort. I took my time going...More

2  Thank 5lucy
Reviewed January 29, 2018

The hike through the waterfall was the best, all the nature, wild life, views, and the waterfall it self just amazing!

Thank Dominic B
Reviewed January 24, 2018

We arrived early around 8am and hike down through the rain forest on the first stream we came across we found red and black dart frogs! Further down we saw some macaws and toucans. The hike down was quick and the roar of the waterfall...More

2  Thank Waterfall_CostaRica
Reviewed November 8, 2017

At bottom of hiking trail to waterfall are beautiful natural swimming pools three of them. Very nice! but hike is very strenuous especially on way up. leave a lot of time and take a lot of water and use hiking stick.

3  Thank zionisthead
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July 19, 2016|
Response from Waterfall_CostaRica | Reviewed this property |
I really don't know but a good guess 800 feet since that is the drop of the water fall. It is worth the hike
January 2, 2015|
Response from Waterfall_CostaRica | Reviewed this property |
I have only walked it. It is take your own. The persons the do the bourse thing where not around