We have 8 and 6 year old daughters. We made the trip and back quite easily. The water was a bit on the cold side but a definite do not miss when in la fortuna.
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Breathtaking place! You can swim in the crystal clear waters that flow from the waterfall. Have many pictures that we will have on our walls for years to come. The hike back up is a challenge once it is warm out!
My husband and I went to the La Fortuna waterfall in June 2017 for our honeymoon. The entrance to the waterfall seemed really touristy so we weren't totally sure what we were getting ourselves into but once we got down into the gorge we realized...More
After we checked into our hotel we headed straight to the waterfall. Views from the top before you head down are beautiful, you can take a nice picture with the waterfall at a distance with the mountains behind you. Cost is $15 per person to...More
The 500 steps it takes to get to & from this waterfall is well worth it!!! Make sure to bring water shoes & also to get in the water downstream from the waterfall!
Beautiful waterfall with along path down on 45 degrees stairs, must see, can swim, in the waterfall itself and a little down to the left where the waterfall river is calm
Have been twice now. I love the hike and the waterfall - not the biggest waterfall I've ever seen, but this place is magical. And the Costa Ricans care about keeping this place clean and safe. When the park guide walked up to me at...More
Loved, loved, loved the waterfall! I had apprehensions about going due to the 500 steps that you need to climb but do not let that stop you from visiting. I wasn't even sore the next day from climbing back up. I had so much fun...More