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Peguche Waterfall

Peguche, Otavalo 100451, Ecuador
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  • Average15%
  • Poor1%
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“nice walk” (22 reviews)
“easy walk” (16 reviews)
“short hike” (9 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Peguche, Otavalo 100451, Ecuador
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Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

it was a bit crowded as we went on a Sunday with many local families enjoying the park. The area offers camping as well. The falls are pretty and the trees in the area are also nice. There are some vendors in the area that...More

1  Thank tabitharyw
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Our tour guide spoke Spanish so either learn Spanish, get a Spanish App on your phone or travel with people who can translate for you. Gorgeous location. Well worth visiting.

Thank DeniseBBailey
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Peguche was a fun trip. Only 4 stars because the locals are more focused on extracting money from tourists than providing good information and experience.

Thank Beth P
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Understand some folklore and enjoy the cooling mists. A great way to see a spectacular site and view a few alpaca grazing near the Eco Lodge.

Thank 2much2c_10
Reviewed 18 March 2017

The waterfall is 50 feet high and was really flowing due to recent rain. To reach the waterfall you need only take a short and easy walk on a good path. You can see the falls from the bridge or walk up to an observation...More

Thank Catherine S
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Peguche is located a few kilometers from the city of Otavalo, is considered as a tourist place by the waterfall that owns it has an approximate height of 30 meters of height and 6 meters of width is formed in strong slopes, has a shrub,...More

1  Thank jtequis
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Approximately 35 minute walk or $2 taxi ride from Otavalo to near the park gate where you register. Entry is free and a donation box is available if you want to contribute to the park's upkeep. Then it's a fairly easy, pleasant walk to the...More

1  Thank Creation_Amazes
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

We walked to Peguche Waterfall from Otavalo town center on a Sunday. It's about a 30min walk. It's a flat easy walk but made unpleasant by stray aggressive dogs. You can take a taxi for a few dollars. The waterfall site itself was packed with...More

1  Thank AmyeG83
Reviewed 21 February 2017

"The Peguche Waterfall" was a fantastic experience, it is a wonderful place to visit, you can enjoy of nature, it has a beautiful landscapes, there is a kind of big forest, and there is the Waterfal, while are you walking to this yo can listen...More

Thank Mony G
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Definitely when you want to clear your mind and feel at peace and harmony with nature the perfect place is the Peguche waterfall. It is located in the community of Faccha Llacta, 1.5 km from the community of Peguche and 3.3 km from the city...More

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8 November 2016|
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Response from VerCit3 | Reviewed this property |
You could get a taxi, it would probably cost you $5.00. Walking is far an the bus would leave you in the road where you would still need to walk. Either way, the route is from the market towards the Panamericana road via... More