La Fortuna Waterfall

MODERATE 12 reviews

La Fortuna Waterfall is a 1.0 kilometer moderately trafficked out and back trail located near La Fortuna, Alajuela, Costa Rica that features a waterfall. The trail is rated as moderate and primarily used for hiking, walking, nature trips, and horses. Horses are also able to use this trail.

DISTANCE
1 km
ELEVATION GAIN
48 m
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

kid friendly

hiking

horseback riding

nature trips

walking

forest

waterfall

23 days ago

Great swimming spot at the bottom. Very touristy but gorgeous. Beware, If there is a flash flood warning, they will have you get out of the water and move to the observation deck.

24 days ago

Many stairs, lots of wildlife (saw toucans and monkeys) and a very nice waterfall. Price is OK.

2 months ago

Awesome awesome waterfall amazing views excellent little hike up and down not too difficult but a little bit challenging on the way back

Water is beautiful the price is OK and people are fantastic highly recommend

hiking
3 months ago

Super easy, man made trail, no guide is needed.

The waterfall is breathtaking and extremely strong.

walking
4 months ago

Beautiful waterfalls and relaxing swim hole to the left .There's alot of fish that'll be swimming around you.

5 months ago

A lot of steps down, but very nice place to take a dip and a beautiful waterfall reward.

walking
6 months ago

Stairs down and up. Nothing too challenging.

horseback riding
9 months ago

Took a horse back riding tour through the jungle (Awesome) to get to this trail (staircase) down to the waterfall.

hiking
2 months ago

hiking
3 months ago

hiking
5 months ago

hiking
Saturday, January 02, 2016