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Pailon del Diablo (Devil's Cauldron)

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Address: | Rio Verde - 18Km From Banos, Banos, Ecuador
Phone Number: +593 99 867 2196
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Best known for its spectacular viewing and great force of plunging water,...

Best known for its spectacular viewing and great force of plunging water, this magnificent waterfall is formed by the crystalline Río Verde.

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distance to overcome, but the waterfall is breathtakingly beautiful, the impression that you are on does not forget

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

distance to overcome, but the waterfall is breathtakingly beautiful, the impression that you are on does not forget

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Guayaquil, Ecuador
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is a beautiful city of my country Ecuador, which has a lot of places to visit as the Pailon Del Diablo, where you can climb a mountain with a huge waterfall and enjoy a beautiful view from 80 kilometers high. The thermal pools are very popular for their benefits in the health of the people, my mom really enjoyed... More 

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San Isidro de El General, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

There are two entrances to this waterfall. No matter which one you take to view the fall you will be impressed. Be prepared to get wet. The trails to the fall are beautifully maintained but can be a bit of a challenge to navigate. On the one side you almost have to crawl through a tunnel to get there. Don't... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fun little excursion you'll have to be in shape to make it up and down the mountain to the waterfall.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We rented bikes with Imagine Ecuador to see the Waterfall. The views along the road is amazing. You can see several waterfalls ,like in every waterfall is a Zip line or a cable car. Pailon Diablo is the best!

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful waterfall! It was only $1.50 to walk closer to the falls to take really nice pictures. It was definitely worth the visit. I will also suggest riding a bike to the falls as well!

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the walk is shorter and one is longer, one thing that your guide doesn't tell you is that the walk ways aren't connected if you want to get the the famous stairs you always see in pictures you have to take the longer route but if you want the picture you keep seeing everywhere you have to take... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'm quite pleased i decided to visit this site as there were enough things in Banos to keep me busy! I definitely recommend climbing under the low hanging cave if you can make it. It's much easier coming down. Be careful and go at your own pace! It's a little busy even in the off season. So prepare to see... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you're boring and stressed keep calm and visit this amazing place, it space turn you on immediately becouse gives you a variety of activities which require energy and a good mood, the activities are biking, canopy, climb waterfalls and excursions. Isn't possible not enjoy the nature for a nature lover as me, it was one of the best experiences... More 

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Eden Prairie, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a fun hike down stairs and crawling through tunnels to view the falls from behind. A beautiful area. This the best part of the bike ride.

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