Most beautiful waterfall in Costa Rica

Welcome to probably your best waterfall experience ever in Costa Rica. You will explore Costa Rica’s biggest and most beautiful waterfall: Second to None in Beauty and Splendor. The waterfall has a natural setting and is so beautiful that it will touch you. We invite you to come over and explore this rough diamond by yourself.

Catarata Del Toro - Full Moon


First of all, park your car safe and secure and buy your entrance tickets and use the restrooms. Secondly, you will probably be pleasantly surprised by the number of hummingbirds circling in the restaurant. If needed, you can get some cold drinking water and get ready to explore.

Only a few steps

It takes only a few steps down for the first view of the crater and waterfall. It takes only those few steps for the first big WOW.’ Walk alongside the fence to spot the waterfall and hole from some different angles. Also, there is seating where you can enjoy fantastic views in peace and experience the beauty of the place. Alone or together!

Catarata Del Toro- Girl in front of waterfall

Start walking

After the first impression, it is time to start exploring. Walkthrough the primary forest trail, where you will encounter some beautiful trees. And from where you can see the waterfall from different angles. And they all have their beauty. Keep walking until reaching the concrete steps, take a deep breath, and start descending. Suppose to be there are 182 steps made of concrete, after those, you make a left turn. Well at this point, if you listen carefully, you can hear another waterfall tumbling. However, unfortunately, for safety reasons, unreachable, at least for now.

Keep following the trail up and down. Look up once and a while to see impressive rock formations. Step by step, this rough diamond reveals its beauty to you.

Catarata Del Toro - Kids

The grand final

Encountering some more seating areas with their amazing views, and you will finally reach the bottom. In this place, you will experience the majesty of the waterfall tumbling down in an ancient volcanic crater. Here you can also experience the unique chemical composition of the water. You will feel it in your eyes. And you can see it at the vegetation which looks like somebody burned it. Look around, walk around, and enjoy  – one of the best waterfalls in Costa Rica.

Catarata DEl Toro - Wonderblog


See what others say about us at Google and TripAdvisor. We have tried to explain in words, videos, photos, the extraordinary beauty of our place. But that is always a bit difficult to do it correctly. So, the only way to fully understand what we are trying to communicate is to go down the steps yourself. As they say: you have to live it!

Costa Rica’s best waterfall is awaiting you.

You are more than welcome!

YouTube video
YouTube video
YouTube video

Down Under

Hereunder you will find another two astonishing videos made by our friends from Australia. The first video is a highlight, and the second one is the full version. Be aware that the first part of either video shows Blue Falls of Costa Rica, and the second part of either video shows Catarata Del Toro.

Visit on YouTube the Highlight or the Full version. And pay them a visit on their channel as well. They deserve it.


YouTube video
YouTube video

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