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Nambilla Cascadas

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Awesome outdoor experience

To go to Mindo is to open a door to adventure. We dare to canopy and then trek down to the cascade... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2016
Monica R
via mobile
Choice of cascades!

A lovely way to spend half a day, the outing starts and ends with a short but scenic cable car... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2016
Maevedol
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Mindo, Ecuador
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good38%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“cable car” (25 reviews)
“water slide” (7 reviews)
“nice hike” (7 reviews)
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Mindo, Ecuador
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Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

To go to Mindo is to open a door to adventure. We dare to canopy and then trek down to the cascade. A very liberating and very wet afternoon experience but so much fun. Pack your bags, have a couple of comfortable walking shoes, comfortable...More

Thank Monica R
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

A lovely way to spend half a day, the outing starts and ends with a short but scenic cable car ride. Then you can choose how many of the seven waterfalls you want to visit, depending on how much time and energy you have. They're...More

Thank Maevedol
Reviewed 9 September 2016

We ran from cascade to cascade through the rugged mix of man-made and natural paths, adding a sense of adventure to the beautiful falls. There's an option to take the Tarrabita across directly to the Falls, but if you're up for the trek, walking is...More

Thank Ameet K
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We visited several of the waterfalls. If you have to choose, take the path to the 5/6 consecutive waterfalls. The trails are easy. We recommend to take at least half a day and have a picnic by the waterfalls.

Thank Jeroen & Stépha... D
Reviewed 11 August 2016

These waterfalls were discovered by the owner who laid the trails and opened them to the public. There is 5 waterfalls all together and many people just go to the first big one. The walk is difficult for those with immobility issues.

Thank South American O
Reviewed 22 July 2016

we went over with the cable cabin.we did all the waterfalls .the biggest one was not really impressive and the walk there and back took over 1 hour- the other route where you access all the other falls was better.the Nambilla Cascada was almost the...More

Thank honeybunny2015
Reviewed 18 July 2016

This park is really nice, located about 6km from Mindo town. You can get there by private vehicle or taxi. It costs $5/person to enter. We took the trail to the first waterfall, and found it slippery due to the rainfall the previous evening. It...More

Thank Jenny_from_PA
Reviewed 17 July 2016

If you are not in shape this is not for you. I exercise daily and was on the end of a 3 week trip to ecuador that included the Amazon and other great hiking and this one had me huffing and puffing. You actually walk...More

Thank 819andreay
Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

Great technical trail to all of the waterfalls, we went to la cascada reina first then went to the other 5/6 waterfalls. In all the walk was 14 km including walking back to town (we took a taxi on the way). I wore hiking shoes...More

Thank Chris B
Reviewed 30 June 2016

I went there for a walk and was beautiful. I was there in a pulic holiday, so it was a biit crowded, but I imagine that in regular days it is much more natural and peaceful

Thank Fernando A
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cbm91910
3 January 2017|
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Response from Laura L | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is a path. A little hidden and the people selling the tickets for the Tarabita are not eager to point it out. Instead of walking Right to the ticket office, look LEFT and the path is just along the edge of a... More
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Sabernal
20 August 2016|
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Response from Evan M |
Yea you'd definitely have time. We did the same. Did the 10 canopy zip-line then went to the waterfalls. We did only do to the first big waterfall though, because we didn't wake up until late (wake up early that was our... More
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