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Uvita Waterfall

Calle Bejuco, Uvita, Costa Rica
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Easy access and refreshing

This place is super easy to access and just minutes from the parking spot you'll be down to a green... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Sir_Hendrick
via mobile
Very beautiful waterfall

Very nice little hike down to the waterfall. The waterfall is beautiful and you can use it as a... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Roy H
via mobile
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“cool off” (16 reviews)
“fish tacos” (14 reviews)
“slide down” (11 reviews)
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Calle Bejuco, Uvita, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This place is super easy to access and just minutes from the parking spot you'll be down to a green surrounded waterfall with a courageous current and lots of spots to chill and relax for a little while. One single recommendation, don't take too much...More

Thank Sir_Hendrick
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Very nice little hike down to the waterfall. The waterfall is beautiful and you can use it as a slide. Entrance is 1000 colones

Thank Roy H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great way to spend the day! Grab a snack there too! Flip flops can be hazardous... bring runners or maybe water shoes, especially if you are traveling with little ones. The top basin is quite rough, so if are not a strong swimmer it may...More

Thank hunny-o
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were bummed we didn't come here sooner during our time in Uvita, as we may have gone more than once! 1,000 colones per person paid to the restaurant. Short 3 - 5 minute hike down the trail to the waterfall. At the fork in...More

Thank Celia C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were staying really close to this spot so we checked it out on one of our first days. It was 1000 colones per person, paid to the restaurant, and a very short walk to the falls. It wasn't very busy (maybe 5 other people...More

Thank Rachel J
Reviewed July 19, 2017

small local hangout, with a fun waterfall to hike down to. slide down the aterfall to a pool of water below, or just jump from the cliff!

Thank O3103NTjames
Reviewed July 15, 2017 via mobile

Perfect afternoon visit. I have issues with my leg muscles so there are many places that I cannot like this I cannot visit. My husband and I were pleasantly surprised that the path to the Uvita Waterfalls was quite doable. Along most of the path...More

Thank Denyse H
Reviewed July 8, 2017

My family and I stopped off here to hike down to the waterfall and swim. Definitely a hidden gem! Water is refreshing and so fun to swim around the pool and jump from the rocks! Remember to watch your step on the way down as...More

Thank 301rebekahw
Reviewed July 7, 2017 via mobile

We had a great morning just relaxing in the pool while the kids rode the waterfall slide over and over. Would recommend for a relaxing break. The kids were begging to go back the rest of the trip!

Thank Stacey C
Reviewed July 1, 2017

This was part of a stop on our ATV tour, another beautiful waterfall in Costa Rica. This is was the first waterfall where I got to see people jumping and sliding down a waterfall. Interesting and terrifying to watch people do this....just wow! The walk...More

Thank 70sgirl
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