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Nice walks, but waterfalls not very impressive

Lovely walks through the cloud forest. On the way back we saw toucans. Waterfalls are nice, but... read more

Reviewed 25 November 2017
MaMaMaren
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Rastede, Germany
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Lovely Walk

Took the Tarabita cable car across the valley and decided to take the 50 minute rather than 15... read more

Reviewed 24 November 2017
Gwen W
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“cable car” (28 reviews)
“nice hike” (8 reviews)
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Mindo, Ecuador
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Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Lovely walks through the cloud forest. On the way back we saw toucans. Waterfalls are nice, but nothing special, at least when there's not much rain.

Thank MaMaMaren
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

Took the Tarabita cable car across the valley and decided to take the 50 minute rather than 15 minute trek. Glad we did Up and down but not a killer. Had we walked to the 15 waterfall first I doubt we'd have gone as that...More

Thank Gwen W
Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

Loved the walk down to the waterfall. The owners have put a lot of effort into restoring the original forest... Tons of secondary growth forest with clean trails and handrails

Thank sandytoes538
Reviewed 16 November 2017

It is a bit of a hike to get here, but worth the effort, there are several different waterfalls to see and one chooses a path depending on which one you want to see. Lots of wildlife along the way as well and possibility to...More

Thank Marion M
Reviewed 12 October 2017

We started our trail in the cable car - the views were fantastic. There were some brilliant waterfalls. My legs are still aching :-)

Thank Maxine W
Reviewed 1 October 2017

There is more than one waterfall in the area. Namibia is least effort (but still an effort for limited ability people) to get to. Lovely terrace & toilets at this one. From the cable car, left trail to others and right to Nambilla. It was...More

Thank seekers38
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Nice hike , this tour you dont Need to book. Most tours you can just go If you have a car. Saves some money. Go early. Can get busy. Some parts are a bit more challening but overall it is fine.

Thank Jasper v
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Great hiking with awesome critters if you look for them. then you get to soak in the falls (little chilly but totally worth it).

Thank Rachel W
Reviewed 6 August 2017

I enjoyed taking the tarabita to the other side and hiking down to the Nambilla Casacada. The waterfall itself was not one of the best I have seen, but it is still beautiful. There are other waterfalls in the area, including a large one, but...More

Thank 1travlgal
Reviewed 30 June 2017

While not incredibly difficult, it's also not a simple stroll. The path is sometimes slick, especially when wet. There are some rope rails and steps cut into the trails at some spots. Recommend good shoes - not sandals. The views are amazing and if you...More

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cbm91910
4 January 2017|
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Response from Laura L | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is a path. A little hidden and the people selling the tickets for the Tarabita are not eager to point it out. Instead of walking Right to the ticket office, look LEFT and the path is just along the edge of a... More
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Sabernal
20 August 2016|
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Response from Evan M |
Yea you'd definitely have time. We did the same. Did the 10 canopy zip-line then went to the waterfalls. We did only do to the first big waterfall though, because we didn't wake up until late (wake up early that was our... More
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