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Peguche, Otavalo 100451, Ecuador
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Reviewed 1 week ago

On tour in the neighbourhood of Otavalo we visited this waterfall after an easy walk. The area is quiet and green, a short walk through an easy trail brings you right in front of the fall. Worth a visit when in this area.

Thank Karine V
Reviewed 2 October 2018

A very nice, but short hike to this lovely waterfall. It was a short drive from Otavalo. There are a few shops near the entrance for shopping.

Thank Anne S
Reviewed 25 September 2018

At the end of a hike, something beautiful awaits. Took an easy hike to this waterfall that awakens the soul! Super nice place to enjoy one of nature's wonders.

Thank misscase
Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

Whit only a short walk on a easy path, you will be able to enjoy the view of this beautiful waterfall. Perfect to visit with friends and family.

Thank marcmarcel123
Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

I think this maybe a disaster forming. The parck is nice, but extremely crafted with paths and fences. The waterfall starts naturally, but is manipulated near the bottom. Other sights at the parck seem made up (like the fertility tree) or recently made (like the...More

Thank erwinb101
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

WEAR BUG REPELLANT!!!! i cannot stress this enough. Buy it there!!! But don’t go without it!!!! There are several paths but unless you know exactly what you are doing you’re just guessing. They all lead to the gorgeous falls. The walk is nice but the...More

Thank methree17
Reviewed 23 August 2018

Wear comfortable shoes,carry a light backpack to take water, food and wet wipes. You can spend hours at the park, its very scenic and peaceful.... It's also near the Condor Park.

Thank Veronica H
Reviewed 14 August 2018

Peguche is a nice place near Otavalo. The waterfall is wonderful and it was not too crowded. You can walk on different paths and could have lunch as well.

Thank Kahanni
Reviewed 10 August 2018

Okay it's not the largest or greatest waterfall that you will ever see but when on a day trip from Quito it is a pleasant addition. It's about a 30m drop followed by smaller cascades. You get a short 10 minute walk to stretch your...More

Thank Ali921
Reviewed 7 August 2018

We were staying at a hacienda in Otavalo and the manager printed of a walk to the waterfall for us. The waterfall was delightful with lots of families enjoying the area but it certainly wasn't overcrowded. I'd highly recommend it for a day out. At...More

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Response from VerCit3 | Reviewed this property |
You could get a taxi, it would probably cost you $5.00. Walking is far an the bus would leave you in the road where you would still need to walk. Either way, the route is from the market towards the Panamericana road via... More