Rio Celeste Hike and Waterfall

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From USD 130


  • 2 Hour Hike in Tenorio Volcano National Park

  • Visit to Llanos de Cortez Waterfall

  • View Wildlife and Local Flora

  • Costa Rica Lunch

  • Bilingual Naturalist Guide

  • Stunning view of Turquoise Waters of Rio Celeste

  • Door-to-door service: Pick-up and Drop-off at your hotel

Leaves from:

Zone 1: 7:30 AM - RIU, Playas del Coco, Ocotal, Hermosa ​

Zone 2: 7:00 AM - JW Marriott, Langosta, Tamarindo, Grande, Conchal, Brasilito, Flamingo

You will hike through the rainforest and along the Celeste River, you will get the chance to observe one of nature's most fascinating rarity. The color of the water is a magical hue of turquoise. This is due to a chemical reaction and can only be experienced at this unique location. You will also get to stop by the Llanos de Cortes Waterfall, a truly beautiful sight off the beaten path.

This challenging hike is a fantastic opportunity for healthy exercise and unforgettable experiences in one of Costa Rica's most unique hidden gems. After a typical Costa Rican lunch, you will head to Llanos de Cortes Waterfall in Bagaces on the way back. The waterfall is just a quick 10 minute walk and you can relax in the sand or swim below the falls.

What to bring:

  • camera
  • hiking shoes/boots
  • long pants
  • bathing suit
  • towel
  • repellent
  • raincoat

The trail can be muddy.

From USD 130

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  1. Tamarindo