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Santa Lucia Falls

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Absolutely stunning a must-see

The waterfalls are absolutely stunning and a must-see! Located very high up in the mountains and... read more

Reviewed 21 September 2018
Jennifer E
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Best Waterfall Tour!!!!

This by far is the best tour that we have been on as a family. The tour guides were personal and... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2018
Pataskala, Ohio
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Uvita, Costa Rica
+506 8780 6278
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The good thing about this waterfall is that you won't be inundated by crowds. It is small and somewhat obscure. You will find more local families here with their kids on any given day... It is good for an hour or so-maybe a short hike...More

Thank Julianne E
Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

The waterfalls are absolutely stunning and a must-see! Located very high up in the mountains and through the rainforest, difficult to get to unless on an ATV with a guide! Try using jungle ATV tours!

Thank Jennifer E
Reviewed 21 August 2018

This by far is the best tour that we have been on as a family. The tour guides were personal and took their time showing our children the animals along the way. It made it very educational for them. We swam in two different water...More

1  Thank bethany305
Reviewed 19 August 2018

The day we went, it had rained that morning, which made hiking a bit slick, however, ALL of the guides made sure that the entire group was taken care of and offered aid in any areas that were wetter than others. The views of the...More

Thank LarryM13zip
Reviewed 14 July 2018

If you want a true Costa Rican hike with amazing waterfalls, this is the one. Humberto and Enrique are the nicest people you will ever meet. They have extensive knowledge and respect of the surrounding jungle in which they live in. My wife and I...More

Thank CZmikeyG
Reviewed 23 April 2018

Went with my family twice in mid April because we couldn't get enough the first time. Humberto and Enrique can design the tour to your abilities. They are wonderfully knowledgeable and enthusiastic. You will have a private tour away from the crowds that will be...More

Thank JudithL1528
Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

My partner and I visited Santa Lucia Falls in mid April 2018. We found the excursion on Trip Advisor, and after reading the reviews, we decided to book. Humberto and his family own a spectacular parcel of land in the mountains above Uvita, neat the...More

1  Thank Fraser V
Reviewed 27 March 2018

This tour was amazing! Our tour guide Humberto was extremely knowledgeable about the fauna, animals, and other species in the forest. I felt like I learned so much! We saw a sloth, a spider tail monkey, howling monkeys, various frogs, and amazing insects. The best...More

Thank Agatha M
Reviewed 24 March 2018

My family of four met 9 of my husband's relatives for a long overdue family reunion. The home we were renting in Costa Rica included a housekeeper and she recommended the Santa Lucia Falls tour. Well...5 stars is not enough. Our guides, Cesar, Enrique, and...More

1  Thank Linda O
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

This 3 hour hike through the primary and secondary rainforest (with visits to three amazing waterfalls) with knowledgeable local guides Enrique and Humberto was the highlight of our trip to Costa Rica! Our group consisted of me and my two teenage sons. The hike is...More

1  Thank Michael D
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9 June 2018|
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Response from Linda O | Reviewed this property |
I’m sorry, you said baby carrier. I think it would be too much to carry while hiking.
Marissa F
23 February 2017|
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Response from Valerie N | Reviewed this property |
The cost was $65 per person, which includes the entire hike and lunch. I don't think you can go without a guide because it is private property. While the price might be daunting, I'd like to reassure you that it's worth it... More
Carol M
17 October 2015|
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Response from calderman22016 |
You can contact Humberto Nunez at 8780-6278 (this is a Costa Rica cell phone. The country code is 506, or you can call Pilar, in the USA at 703-898-8042 for information/ make a reservation). Note that the Humberto is often... More