Costa Rica’s most Beautiful and Impressive Waterfall

Second to None in Beauty and Splendor

We like to inform you that we operate with regular business hours: Monday to Saturday 07.00-17.00 hours and Sunday closed and no reservations required. Also, we want to state that Catarata Del Toro is safe to visit during the rainy season.

Catarata Del Toro, Costa Rica’s best waterfall

Welcome to Catarata Del Toro, Costa Rica’s Ultimate Secret® which, is a privately-owned ecological waterfall project. For more than fifteen years, we are 100% committed to conserving the natural environment and beauty we have around us. And you can experience the results. In the middle of this unique property, you will run into your most incredible waterfall experience in Costa Rica.

And if you prefer to discover new places in your own private space, come over; because we never have the crowds.

So, if you like waterfalls in the most natural way possible, this is the place to visit.

Catarata Del Toro - rainbow


First of all, you will see Costa Rica’s most impressive waterfall tumbling in an old volcanic crater. Then, with the rock formations, flora, and fauna, i.e., the complete setup, the experience is unforgettable and breathtaking. And at the upper part, you will enjoy the views with our four lookouts, trees, flowers, forest, gardens, panoramic views, birds, and not to forget all the fantastic hummingbirds circling your head. Super and Magnifiqueas our French clients like to describe it.

All this beauty together will give serene tranquility.

Catarata Del Toro - trail view


Catarata Del Toro is a private ecological reserve, and we want to share its beauty with you. Recently, a globetrotter who has visited all significant waterfalls in the world, ensured that Catarata Del Toro waterfall certainly belongs in the top 10 waterfalls of the world. We invite you to come over and check it yourself. So, please put Catarata Del Toro on your ‘Need to see’ list.

We also want to emphasize our second-biggest natural wonder: birds! With 204 species counted so far, under which some endemic species.

Garden view Catarata Del Toro


Our location is perfect. Close enough for a day trip from San José or Alajuela. From the international airport SJO towards La Fortuna, we are precisely halfway located, and you will enjoy a fantastic scenic route. Just adjust your itinerary a little bit for a few hours. Roads are all paved and a 4×4 is not needed.

See Google maps: ‘Catarata Del Toro, Alajuela Province, Bajos Del Toro’.

Catarata Del Toro - Map

Video – photo

Furthermore, for the first impression, see the video at the end of this page. Another option to enjoy Catarata Del Toro right now is by downloading some videos (1.6 GB) and some photos (153 MB). It will show you our project and the surrounding area, and we trust it will persuade you to visit us soon.


Opening hours and pricing

Monday to Saturday from 07.00-17.00 hours, Sunday closed.

Entrance fee USD 14.

Catarata Del Toro


Like to have your space? We never have the crowds! But still come as early as possible. Probably once you are inside, a big chance that you want to spend more time than you thought you would. You will also have extra time for a cup of coffee while enjoying the hummers, and you can drive stress free to your next destination. And please be aware that the weather can change rapidly.

If you are also planning to visit the Blue Falls of Costa Rica, you need your time.

See you soon or hasta pronto as they say here,

Pura Vida,


Wil and Donais

Catarata Del Toro - Entrance


Good to know is that your safety is our priority. We are continually investing time and money to keep everything as safe as possible. Also, good to know is that we go beyond the minimum requirements the law states. And we have all the up-to-date permits which are needed to operate. And in case of an accident, we have our liability insurance. So, feel safe to visit us.

YouTube video

Blue Falls of Costa Rica

Please also check our other mind-blowing project: Blue Falls of Costa Rica – Nature as perfect as it can get. As per the 1st of February 2021, we added an extra blue waterfall: the Tepezquintle. It is a fifteen minutes hike over a fantastic jungle trail and through a blue water canyon. A mind-blowing experience. Still for the same price.

Las Gemelas - Blue Falls of Costa Rica

Waterfall   –   Trails   –   Support needed

No pets – No yoga – No swimming