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Monteverde Waterfall Tours: Dive into Monteverde's Natural Wonder

Join us on a journey where beauty and serenity meet

Choose Your Monteverde Waterfall Tour

We offer two Monteverde Waterfall tours to choose from. If you’ve been to our website before and know which suits you best, you can use the Book Now button under each offering card to secure your spots. Otherwise, you can either click on the Learn More buttons to view each option in detail or keep reading to see how each Monteverde Waterfall tour compares so you can choose the one that suits you best!

Monteverde Waterfall Tours

Why Do a Monteverde Waterfall Tour?

Monteverde, nestled in the heart of Costa Rica’s cloud forests, is not just another destination—a journey into the untouched and the extraordinary. The Monteverde Waterfalls are a testament to this region’s raw natural beauty. As you hike the trails leading to these cascades, you’re enveloped in a symphony of birdcalls, the distant murmur of flowing water, and the whisper of ancient trees. With its crystalline waters tumbling over rugged cliffs, each waterfall offers a refreshing reward for the soul, a moment of serenity away from the world’s bustle. Exploring Monteverde Waterfalls is not merely about witnessing nature’s spectacle; it’s about reconnecting with the planet, rejuvenating your spirit, and finding awe amid the wild.

Monteverde Waterfalls Guide

Your guide to deciding which Monteverde Waterfall Tour to book!

We’ve crafted the following summary to help you pick the Monteverde Waterfall tour that’s best for you, whether you’re looking for a short visit or an adventure for a whole day.

Monteverde Waterfall Tours Comparison

1. Monteverde Waterfalls Half-Day Tour:

The best option for tranquil nature enthusiasts with a moderate fitness level. 

The Monteverde Waterfalls Half-Day Tour is a self-guided trekking adventure on a fantastic 5-km (3.1 miles) downhill trail passing by six midsize waterfalls, followed by a 30-minute relaxing horseback riding guided tour to get to our fabulous restaurant so that you can finish your adventure with a delicious, typical Costa Rican lunch, included with the trip.

The entire adventure should take between 3 and 4 hours to complete, and you will see fantastic nature along the way, with multiple hanging bridges crossing the river and natural pools you can access to refresh.

2. Monteverde Waterfalls Full-Day Tour:

The best option for adventure seekers and avid hikers with an advanced fitness level. 

The Monteverde Waterfalls Full-Day Tour is also a self-guided trekking adventure that goes through the same 5-km (3.1 miles) downhill trail as the half-day tour, followed by a steep 3-km (1.5 miles) climb that takes you back to the starting point. This adventure does not include the horseback ride; instead, you will hike and climb on your own feet. It does not have lunch, so we only recommend it for those in great shape, and we recommend that you prepare well for the adventure (take snacks and water with you).

The entire adventure should take between 4 and 6 hours to complete, and you will see fantastic nature along the way, with multiple hanging bridges crossing the river and natural pools you can access to refresh.

A tourist standing next to a Monteverde Waterfall.

What Adventurers Say

Sheer Beauty Monteverde Waterfall Full-Day Tour

Lush green trails, melodious birdcalls, and the sheer beauty of the waterfalls made my trip. A slight hike but totally worth every step. Will be back!

– John Marvin
Perfect Trip! Monteverde Waterfall Half-Day Tour

Perfect day trip! The guides were knowledgeable and passionate, and the views were unparalleled. A rejuvenating escape from city life. Highly recommended!

– Roger Santamaria
Family Time! Monteverde Waterfall Half-Day Tour

Visited with family and it was an unforgettable experience. The trails are well-maintained, and each waterfall has its unique charm. Our kids loved the swim!

– Randall Johnson

Book Your Monteverde Waterfall Tour Today!

Plunge into the depths of Monteverde’s pristine cloud forest and let the symphony of cascading waters captivate your senses. As you meander through trails leading to these natural spectacles, every turn unveils breathtaking vistas and the mesmerizing sounds of nature. Monteverde’s waterfalls beckon if you’re a waterfall chaser, a serenity seeker, or someone who yearns for a refreshing retreat. Now that you’re acquainted with the diverse Monteverde Waterfalls options available don’t wait! Book online now to secure your place or contact us if you have any questions or need help booking.