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“Great for pics!!”
Review of Cascada El Salto

Ranked #2 of 9 things to do in Mazamitla
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You may not access to the waterfall by car so there are 3 options for accessing to it, the first 2 options is by a neighborhood that’s why you may not access by car. Entering by the neighborhood offers 2 options the 1st one is walking to the waterfall, the distance is 2.2 kilometers (1.36 miles) the 2nd option is accessing by a horse ride which is about $150-$200 mxn ($7-$10 dlls). The 3rd one is not by the neighborhood but by an alternative route surrounding the neighborhood using ATVs (rent: 400 mxn (21 dlls)).
Once in the place where the waterfall is, you have to go downstairs and then arrive to it, once there you can take lots of pictures and admire the landscapes.
Awesome place!!

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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Beautiful waterfall. It is a long walk to waterfall if traveling with small children highly recommend the atv tours since they take you to a point and all you have to do is walk down to the waterfalls. Beautiful place.

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Reviewed 7 February 2018

I got to the waterfall on a four-wheeler, if you're a thrill seeker I recommend doing this. It's a bit of a hike once you get near the falls but it's quite beautiful.

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Reviewed 13 January 2018

It's actually easy to find the falls if you've been there but I couldn't find any good directions. I hope this helps. From the plaza, head Northwest toward Manual Cardenas Mata street. Turn left. It's a one way going SW. Take it to Vallarta street, where it dead ends. Go right. Take the 2nd sharp left. I can't find the name of this short street. It ends at Jacinto Chavarria street where you go right. Eventually this becomes Av. Eduarado Mantano Sahagon. Follow this until you come to a building that is the entrance to the Los Cazos housing development. The guard will charge you $25 pesos and give you a ticket. The road to the left seems to be for horses. The road to the right goes through the development of Los Cazos, which is a wonderful area of winding cobblestone roads dotted with beautiful and fanciful homes in the pine trees. Because it wasn't crowded when we did the trip, the guard let us drive our truck in. We left another car parked near the gate. Many people walked the route, but if you do, wear sturdy shoes. This part is about 2 kilometers, but we enjoyed it as much as the falls.
At the end, you park and walk down some steep stone steps to the bottom of the falls.

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Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

Our group decide to do the Cascada el Salto trip not asking or reading how the road was. BIG MISTAKE, We have 3 under 5 children and we couldn't continue the horse back riding for the 1 1/2 hour to the location. Glad we didn't we were told the road further down was very narrow and hard. We were very lucky that the office w booked the trip in town hired a sweet and very helpful guide , He sent a truck for us to be picked up to the location were we had stopped. The recruiter who booked us in town didn't not warn us about the dangers and that this was not for younger kids.

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