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Santa Lucia Falls

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Beautiful Hike and Awesome Guides!

If you want a true Costa Rican hike with amazing waterfalls, this is the one. Humberto and Enrique... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
San Francisco, California
Best of Costa Rica!

Went with my family twice in mid April because we couldn't get enough the first time. Humberto and... read more

Reviewed 23 April 2018
Judith L
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Uvita, Costa Rica
+506 8780 6278
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Reviewed 6 days ago

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

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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 Judith L
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

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
Reviewed 16 July 2017

We rented ATV's from Jungle and they took us up to the falls, beautiful. You can hike up from the bottom of the falls, but make sure you are in shape.

Thank Terry K
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Fantastic scenery, wildlife, nature and experience, a must visit in Uvita! Costa Rica is a stunning country and such natural beauty! truly magical x

1  Thank Sophie S
Reviewed 30 May 2017

The drive to meet the family for the hike to the falls is lovely in and of itself. We called last minute, the morning we hiked, and the family was very accommodating. We found the family to be warm, engaging, knowledgeable and dedicated to this...More

Thank ColoradoNancy48
Reviewed 25 March 2017

The views on the drive up from Uvita prepared us for a wonderful day. Enrique and his family are very warm and hospitable making the days event vey enjoyable. The hike up the mountain is not easy but manageable and well worth the effort. The...More

Thank Sharon W
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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