Cortez Waterfall Experience
Explore one of Guanacaste’s most spectacular natural wonders, Llanos de Cortez waterfall. Located just a short ride away from Liberia, Llanos de Cortez is a giant cascading waterfall flowing over mossy rocks, which are visible through the transparent falls. The multiple thin streams of water combined to make the falls which feed into a pool at the bottom, perfect for swimming and splashing around. What makes this experience special is being surrounded by a thick jungle forest - home to a variety of species of tropical birds, as well as monkeys! The falls are a short - and manageable - hike from the parking lot down beautiful steps built into the natural environment. Don’t forget to wear appropriate footwear for the journey, and to bring bottled water. Did you know that Llanos de Cortez waterfall is often called the most beautiful in Costa Rica? It stands over 12 feet high, and 50 feet across.