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Uvita Waterfall

Calle Bejuco, Uvita, Costa Rica
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Refreshing

Loved coming to the waterfall after making the hike to it. Hike is not to difficult but the view... read more

Reviewed August 26, 2017
dlopez1183
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Lehigh Acres, Florida
It's okay

The smoothies in the restaurant were great, but it had been raining a lot so the water was super... read more

Reviewed August 24, 2017
Alyson M
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Charlottesville, Virginia
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“cool off” (16 reviews)
“slide down” (13 reviews)
“fish tacos” (13 reviews)
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Calle Bejuco, Uvita, Costa Rica
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Reviewed August 26, 2017

Loved coming to the waterfall after making the hike to it. Hike is not to difficult but the view and pool make it worth it. Be sure to have a smoothie on your way out!

2  Thank dlopez1183
Reviewed August 24, 2017

The smoothies in the restaurant were great, but it had been raining a lot so the water was super brown and muddy. The locals come to swim all the time and there isn't a lot of room so even though we made the slick trek...More

1  Thank Alyson M
Reviewed August 20, 2017 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

1  Thank Sir_Hendrick
Reviewed August 20, 2017 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

1  Thank Roy H
Reviewed August 16, 2017

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

1  Thank hunny-o
Reviewed August 6, 2017

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

1  Thank Celia C
Reviewed July 31, 2017

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

2  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!

1  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

1  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

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