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A short walk from the parking lot and you can get some beautiful pictures in front of and under the... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
troy, MI
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We took the bus from Cuenca. When we got close, we asked where to get off for El Chorro. We took a... read more

Reviewed 22 February 2018
Sudbury, Canada
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Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

A short walk from the parking lot and you can get some beautiful pictures in front of and under the fall. Getting under the fall and you will be misted with spray of water. Slippery so walk with care and grab the guard rails if...More

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Reviewed 22 February 2018

We took the bus from Cuenca. When we got close, we asked where to get off for El Chorro. We took a taxi up $5.00 USD because It's about 4 km up and pretty steep. When we got there, it was raining but the guy...More

Thank b2run
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Easy to moderate walk in. Beatiful views. Hanging bridge is not for the faint of heart. Difficult to get to if not on a tour.

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Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

A short 1-hr drive from Cuenca and it’s worth it. Wear comfortable shoes, preferably a waterproof hiking shoes. There’s a short but rather steep uphill climb, the trail can be slippery after a rain shower. But it is worth it. A beautiful waterfall that drops...More

1  Thank globetrottingYankee
Reviewed 27 December 2017

We had a wonderful time hiking up to see the beautiful waterfalls. It wasn't too hard of a hike with two children ages 8 and 11 and their parents. There are nice places to take photos and this is a nice place for any group...More

1  Thank JenniLuv
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

This waterfall is very beautiful with a string flow when I was there in January. The shirt hike up is comfortable and there's an observation point and a bridge that crosses in front of the falls. Don't miss the zipline after viewing the falls. Two...More

2  Thank imaginelove
Reviewed 15 December 2016

This beautiful waterfall is located half an hour from the city of Cuenca in the Girón city, is approximately 70 meters high and falling form a natural pool of crystalline water then the river with a width of 4 m. In the surroundings of the...More

Thank Arii_GarciaM
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Loved sharing this special place with family members. We all enjoyed the beauty of El Chorro. Our grandson enjoyed climbing on the rocks close to the falls. Highly recommend El Chorro.

Thank bjmfield
Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

There is a store and a parking lot at the base of the stairs up to the falls. We paid $2 US for parking and then climbed up to the lower falls. The person who collected the fee told us that a tip for him...More

Thank Janet D
Reviewed 14 January 2016

We have been here several times but most recently on New Years Day with the family. There were tons of people this time making it fairly difficult to get good pictures, but still worth the visit.

Thank Jonathan M
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