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Nice hike

We did the 3 cascades walk on a very warm day. It is a pleasant walk from town but make sure you... read more

Reviewed 12 January 2017
Kieran S
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Macclesfield, United Kingdom
via mobile
Walking attempt, beautiful views

I know you can go to the waterfalls via bus or taxi but we weren't in a rush so decided to walk. We... read more

Reviewed 27 December 2016
SGtravelfan
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London, United Kingdom
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“nice hike” (2 reviews)
“cascades” (2 reviews)
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Coroico, Bolivia
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Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

We did the 3 cascades walk on a very warm day. It is a pleasant walk from town but make sure you wear long pants and a long sleeve top of you don't want to get too scratched. For us it was a perfect compromise...More

Thank Kieran S
Reviewed 27 December 2016

I know you can go to the waterfalls via bus or taxi but we weren't in a rush so decided to walk. We only made it to the 1st waterfall (which was dammed and blocked by a concrete wall), maybe the 2nd one (barely visible)...More

Thank SGtravelfan
Reviewed 26 July 2016

We took the bus for 5bs. from Coroico to the San Juan waterfall, entrance is a 3Bs and after a sort hike uphill one can dip into an artificial pool just below the waterfall. There a cabins to change clothes and on the parking one...More

1  Thank Tom W
Reviewed 5 February 2016

My family and I went here during our stay in Coroico in January. I had been some 7 years ago when the 3rd waterfall was still just a waterfall with nothing constructed on and around it and no other people around. It was something of...More

Thank PeterHabraken
Reviewed 4 January 2016

You can get to the first falls walking from town in about 1.5 hours. Lonely Planet says something or other about a trail from El Calvario... don't do it. Not maintained, you'll feel like you're lost the entire time, and climbs to an unnecessary altitude...More

1  Thank Pearson H
Reviewed 26 October 2015

Quite the sight. I think this is one of the highest waterfalls around, quite impressive. I think it is worth stopping to see but I would not do much more than take a few pictures and maybe have a snack there.

Thank ranger0793
Reviewed 16 October 2015

You need a car or can rent a taxi to get to these waterfalls which surprise the viewer w/ its water flow & clear water coming down from a greenish hill.

Thank Esther602015
Reviewed 15 October 2015 via mobile

This was a lovely 2hr one way walk approx. It is very easy just stay to the right hand side of any major forks in the road that you encounter. The first waterfall locals were basically washing their clothes. The 2nd waterfall has a very...More

Thank Studavo
Reviewed 1 November 2014 via mobile

Is a nice hike from town - 2-3hrs one way. The waterfall is nice, bring your swimsuit as there is a man made structure at its base for swimming. What would make this attraction would be if the lady taking the Bs2 entrance fee also...More

Thank Anna-Bellas007
Reviewed 7 May 2014 via mobile

Just a warning to anyone who wants to walk to the waterfalls. I was bitten by a dog on the track (just above the waterfall) - was completely unprovoked (didn't even bark) and came up from behind. I could have just been unlucky.

5  Thank Travellingkiwi101
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