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Nauyaca Waterfalls - Horseback Riding Tours

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San Isidro de Perez Zeledon, Dominical, Costa Rica
+506 2787 0541
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Well organized, amazing guide!

We visited Nauyaca Waterfalls during the winter holiday and it was a great trip. The staff was well... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
bodhitreeluvr
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Charleston, South Carolina
Nauyaca Falls Horse-Back Riding Tour

This tour satisfied the views we had anticipated, including the beautiful falls. The horses weren’t... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
An A
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Nauyaca Waterfalls is a totally Costa Rican owned family tourism company, dedicated for several years to tour operations. These are horseback riding tours, traveling through the farm that border with two impressive waterfalls from Rio Barucito. These majestic waterfalls are one of the main attractions of the southern region in Costa Rica, not only for their natural scenic beauty, which offers the tourist moments of recreation and fun, but also to participate in different activities such as horseback ridign tours, swimming, climbing, jumping and to observe much of the beauty of the tropical rainforest, among others. Nauyaca Waterfalls is the ideal place, not only for those in search of tranquility and nature, but also for adventure and excitement lovers. They are a reference point for adventure ecotourism as they are recognized worldwide for their beauty and the excellent services they provide.
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San Isidro de Perez Zeledon, Dominical, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited Nauyaca Waterfalls during the winter holiday and it was a great trip. The staff was well organized and managed a really large group extremely well. One of the guides Daniel, was simply outstanding. Kind, polite, knowledgeable, patient and professional. One of the best...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This tour satisfied the views we had anticipated, including the beautiful falls. The horses weren’t sufficiently trained, and were easily irritable. In our group, one of the boys fell off his horse, as the horse suddenly got irritated. Otherwise, the guides were great, and the...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I had absolutely the best time on this adventure! The staff was professional, polite and made us feel safe and welcome. The horseback ride was easy, even for novices. The falls are amazing and I highly recommend a GoPro if you have...More

Thank T B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

At $75 a person it is one of the best values in the area. The leads give you a horse based on your riding experience and lead you to the fall with a breakfast stop on the way there. At the stop there are peacocks...More

Thank Joe C
Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

This is the only tour I booked in advance for our trip in Costa Rica and I am glad I did. We did the tour with a 13, 11 and 7 year old. I can only speak for the group that we went with. They...More

Thank Leonie W
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

We called the day before and were able to book a ride for two for the following morning. We dressed in long pants and brought our swimsuits along - I would recommend that. Closed toe shoes of some type should be worn - my Keen...More

1  Thank MTManToo
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

A friend and myself who live in Dominical went for a day. I hadn't been before but it was much better than I anticipated. The trails are very easy to hike. They are wide and have good footing, not super common in Costa Rica. The...More

Thank Olivia T
Reviewed 26 October 2017

We took a bus from Dominical going to San Isidro and arrived there before the office is opened. There are no signs on the main road but the road to the waterfall is the first one of the right from the bus stop. You walk...More

Thank Sol I
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Did this tour as a family of 4 - kids age 10 and 4. Arrived at the office about 15 minute drive from Dominical and signed up etc then drove down a v steep hill to the start of the ride. So first thing through...More

1  Thank Louise H
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Awesome experience! We opted for the full 12km and about 500 meters in we were met by a very sweet dog who walked with us the entire way! We found out later that he makes the trip everyday with whoever walks by. The hike is...More

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mauiqueen55
5 January 2018|
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Response from MTManToo | Reviewed this property |
506-2787-0541 is their number - there’s only one company - they own the land it is on. The rider doesn’t need to have any experience - the horses are really mellow and they know the way!
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Michele L
14 June 2017|
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Response from Jay G | Reviewed this property |
We just called them and booked over the phone, you can google the company and should have all the info on their web site!! Enjoy
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_morena0625
12 March 2017|
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Response from bruce p | Reviewed this property |
when you can go ! its beautiful ! do it.
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