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  • Average22%
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26 Nov 2018
“It was fine”
12 Oct 2018
“Beautiful Scenery, Terrible Smell”
Waterfall 157 meters high
Via Melgar | 22 km away from Bogota, Bogota, Colombia
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Reviewed 27 November 2018 via mobile

It was nice but with all the traffic and such in Colombia, it wasn’t worth the hassle and time to see it. You can’t get close to it like a normal waterfall, so you can only see up high. I wouldn’t go out of my...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank quynhv89
Reviewed 12 October 2018

This place is really great to go see, the only problem which for me was a huge letdown is the terrible smell the water emanates. It just takes all the beauty away from the place. The house on the hill top was turned into a...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank janicemarit
Reviewed 25 October 2017

a lovely spot it is perhaps an hour outside bogota there are some small stalls the building is now operational. If in Bogota and 1 has time worth a visit.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Mark S
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

Lovely place where you can see the nature. There is contamination but local people is working on to make it better. Great ecological work. Beautiful old house that used to be a castle. So much history!

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank amtenjo
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Parking is limited, but most people just pull off the side of the road. There are lots of cool roadside eateries set up all along the highway. The view is really remarkable, and there are great views from multiple points besides the main hotel vista....More

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank Brian H
Reviewed 7 September 2016

It is a natural waterfall , to go to it should go around an hour from the city of Bogota , it has a Mirardor which is a historic hotel located in remodeling, and from the viewpoint 's fall looks Water. This is a walk...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Daniel B
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

It's a magnificent waterfall during rain season. But the place as a destination is disappointing. There is barely any room to park or seat. Its very close to bogota so the time invested is not too much, anyhow try not to make it an only...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank jmdegamboa
Reviewed 5 June 2016

Located about hour and a half southeast of the city, this natural wonder gives you a break from Bogota's stressful lifestyle! Get away from the "trancones" (traffic jams) and enjoy this simple, but welcoming landmark...Enjoy!

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank R2_Ramirez
Reviewed 26 March 2016

This place is sad. I remember the amazing tales that surround this area and the waterfall itself, but all of that is destroyed in seconds when you stand there and smell how filthy the Bogota river is. If my memory serves me well this is...More

Date of experience: April 2015
1  Thank Thorz
Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

This place is really nice for you to stop in your way to mesitas or any other little town but that's it really, the place is ugly and old, the view is beautiful :3 but the water is disgustingly dirty and smelly, the museum is...More

Date of experience: February 2016
2  Thank david A
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