Nauyaca Waterfall Tour Costa Rica


The Nauyaca waterfall tour starts early in the morning at the visitor center which is located about 15 minutes from Dominical on the road to San Isidro. The 150ft and 65ft high Nauyaca waterfalls are one of the main attractions of the southern pacific zone. The falls are formed by two cascades on the Barucito river that tower 150ft and 65ft above a sparkling 20ft deep pool.

You will be horseback riding to the Nauyaca waterfalls were you can swim in the pools or jump into them from a high rock. Nauyaca tours is a authentic costa rican family enterprise.

Nauyaca waterfall tour description:

The horseback riding tour starts at 8:00 in the morning and takes about 45 minutes to Don Lulus house were you will have a delicious tico style breakfast. There is also a mini zoo with some local animals like marcaos, toucans and some tepezcuintle. From there its only a 20min trip to the nauyaca waterfalls were you will stay until noon. You can take off to swim, jump off the rocks into the pool or take a little bird watching trip into the surrounding forest. On the way back we will stop for a typical Tico lunch before we continue to the entrance point.

Horseback riding tour includes:

  • Horses and guides
  • Breakfast and lunch