Uvita Waterfall, Uvita

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Waterfall · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
Hike to Uvita Waterfall, a scenic cascade within walking distance from town. Walk from downtown Uvita to the hill behind the local cemetery, and descend along the steep path to the falls. Admire the picturesque scenery, have a picnic, or relax in the lush tropical surroundings. You can cool off and swim in the natural pools of the waterfall, surrounded by bamboo trees, and even slide down the rushing cascade. Take a look at our Uvita day trip planning app to schedule your visit to Uvita Waterfall and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • Cascada Esmeralda or Uvita Waterfall was one of my favorite highlights from our trip to Costa Rica. It is a must do stop if you are travelling near Uvita and it is a bit off of the beaten path...  more »
  • So far one of the top 3 highlights of our trip. It’s simply stunning ..and the waterfall ride is amazing. My kids and I (old momma!) did it again and again. The water is warm and crystal clear. The...  more »
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