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Nauyaca Waterfalls - Horseback Riding Tours

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San Isidro de Perez Zeledon, Dominical, Costa Rica
+506 2787 0541
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Unbelievable Experience

Andres is a great tour guide. As someone who has very little experience on a horse, he made it easy... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
shinerorr
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Dallas, Texas
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A must go!

For those who enjoy hiking and be in nature it's a must go ! The hiking it's not easy , 4-5 km... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Msbixana
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Morristown, New Jersey
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Nauyaca Waterfalls is a totally Costa Rican owned family tourism company, dedicated for several years to tour operations. These are horseback riding tours, traveling through the farm that border with two impressive waterfalls from Rio Barucito. These majestic waterfalls are one of the main attractions of the southern region in Costa Rica, not only for their natural scenic beauty, which offers the tourist moments of recreation and fun, but also to participate in different activities such as horseback ridign tours, swimming, climbing, jumping and to observe much of the beauty of the tropical rainforest, among others. Nauyaca Waterfalls is the ideal place, not only for those in search of tranquility and nature, but also for adventure and excitement lovers. They are a reference point for adventure ecotourism as they are recognized worldwide for their beauty and the excellent services they provide.
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San Isidro de Perez Zeledon, Dominical, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Andres is a great tour guide. As someone who has very little experience on a horse, he made it easy and an enjoyable excursion. I don't think I could have hiked to the waterfalls. The horses knew the way and didn't need much guidance at...More

Thank shinerorr
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

For those who enjoy hiking and be in nature it's a must go ! The hiking it's not easy , 4-5 km .. it took me about 1hour... you can also go in horse . But the hiking itself it's a great experience and the...More

Thank Msbixana
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We did the tour with Erick - a great tour guide. Kids are 6, 7 and 10 and basically can ride the horses on their own with no prior experience. When you consider two meals and how good the food is the value is fantastic....More

Thank Jesse B
Reviewed 18 August 2017

This was my favorite horseback ride ever. That said, I am amateur having not been on a horse more than ten times in my life and most of those riding friends horses in Colorado. I went on this trip with eleven family members most with...More

Thank harrymcballs
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

If you're planning on visiting Nauyaca Waterfalls, I highly recommend traversing via horseback. We passed many hikers along the way and unfortunately the beaten path isn't too scenic. With that being said, the ride to the falls and back was nice and relaxing with a...More

Thank madeinukeng
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

We got there early from dominical... getting there was easy on public transport. We did the big hike to the falls, basically steep hill down and average hike for the rest. There is a cafe which is only for the horse back groups.... we ended...More

Thank Michael D
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Had a large family of 12 and enjoyed ourselves immensely on the tour. Highlight was jumped by off of the waterfalls. Recommend you pack a few plastics bags for cameras, cell phones and maybe a small change for of clothes if you go during the...More

Thank Cynthia M
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Great tour guides , beautiful horses, delicious food, gorgeous waterfalls! Would definitely recommend this activity for anyone. We had a 7 yr old with us and one who had never been on a horse before. Everyone loved this adventure.

Thank Jennkjames
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Wonderful! Took the truck ride up there! The falls were amazing. Lots of stairs up and down. You could also take the hike or a horseback ride to the falls! Thoroughly enjoyed it!

Thank JSDoolen
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

The ride was nice-definitely better than hiking yourself and the guides were very friendly. Waterfall was beautiful and my son climbed the ropes to jump about a dozen times! Loved it!

Thank Stacey C
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Michele L
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Response from Jay G | Reviewed this property |
We just called them and booked over the phone, you can google the company and should have all the info on their web site!! Enjoy
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_morena0625
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Response from bruce p | Reviewed this property |
when you can go ! its beautiful ! do it.
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ADELE N
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Response from 799Phyllis | Reviewed this property |
The trip is about 5 hours with 21/2 to 3 hour on the horses. You stop for about 45 minutes for a continental style breakfast ( not so great) ride again to the water falls and walk down a trail and stairs to a beautiful... More
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