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Address: Parc National, Guadeloupe
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Scenic waterfall in the middle of a tropical rainforest.

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Beautiful little waterfall in a very pretty setting

This little watetfall is worth about an hour's distraction unless you pack a picnic then you could spend hours having lunch in a pristine location. There is a beautiful river... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Jordan N
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Turku, Finland
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The cascade itself is great to see. It is well indicated from the mountain road and easy to reach. Parking spot is clear and there is also a little boutique where you can buy tourist rubbish. The "hike" itself takes under 5 minutes from the parking area and the road is very well made, so it's easy to walk even... More 

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Thank Joose S
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8 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This little watetfall is worth about an hour's distraction unless you pack a picnic then you could spend hours having lunch in a pristine location. There is a beautiful river that runs right buy the waterfall that everyone plays around in. The river is shallow and full of beautiful rocks and clear cold water.

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Newtown, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Worth a quick stop as you drive over the middle of the island, free parking is limited but quickly available as the falls only take a few minutes along a paved access, no problem for sandals, falls are nothing special really but you get a feel of the rain forest as you walk in, a dip in the pool is... More 

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Hazel Grove, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lovely place to see and photograph one of the waterfalls in the National Park. It was very wet when we stopped . 10 min heavy shower, but this made it feel like the real rain forest it is.

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Barcelona, Spain
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Suitable for everybody. It's a 5 min walk from the main road. Very convenient to go with kids. As the access is easy, it's crowded, but nice to see. Nice swim

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nj
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As part of the traversee rainforest route, this is a must see, but it isn't especially impressive by itself. People swim in the pool, but it seems like it would be difficult to get in and out over the boulders. There is a more accessible cascade and swimming hole past the picnic area across the road.

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Mount Vernon, Maine
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Because of the larger than usual parking lot and the relatively easy access to the waterfalls via paved foot path, the Cascade aux Ecrevisses can get crowded - especially when a tour bus with day-trippers from Gosier, Ste. Anne or St. Francois pulls in. But for precisely those same reasons, this is a good stop. We were traveling with my... More 

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Prague, Czech Republic
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

It´s a good place to stop if you want to cool down. For me too busy, I prefer more private places further from the main road.

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1 Thank Jana P
Newbury, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

stunning waterfall, great for a little paddle in the water and not too touristy if you get lucky! good path.

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Toronto
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11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016

Perfect for a day trip. Very refreshing. The water is fresh and cool. You need steady feet to walk on the rocks. Beautiful sight!!

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