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Rainmaker Park

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Km/13 MI Northeast Of Quepos 22, Parrita 60901, Costa Rica
+506 2777 3565
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Gorgeous waterfalls and hanging bridges!

We did this park on our way from Manuel Antonio to San Jose. Good dirt road, very easy to find. The... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Sarah H
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Farmington, Utah
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Very fun well maintained path through a natural rainforest

This place was one of our favorite waterfalls we have visited in Costa Rica. Very natural beautiful... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
sherry7774
via mobile
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  • Average6%
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“hanging bridges” (106 reviews)
“manuel antonio” (32 reviews)
“costa rica” (51 reviews)
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Km/13 MI Northeast Of Quepos 22, Parrita 60901, Costa Rica
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+506 2777 3565
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We did this park on our way from Manuel Antonio to San Jose. Good dirt road, very easy to find. The person running it sits outside a house, you park between him and the entrance, and he watches the parking area. We had all of...More

Thank Sarah H
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This place was one of our favorite waterfalls we have visited in Costa Rica. Very natural beautiful rainforest but park has maintained it well so hiking is easy and safe. Hanging bridges are all along the paths. Waterfalls are throughout your hike and pools to...More

Thank sherry7774
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This rain forest surpasses the Manuel Antonio experience. Only $20 admittance. I spotted many frogs, butterflies, birds, iguanas, and these amazing ants armies carrying leaves back to their nest. Swimming in the cascades was special. But the highlight was the suspension bridges in the tree...More

Thank Drew W
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I went and we were pretty much the only ones there. I loved that there weren’t hoards of people around and it was labeled well. The views from the suspended bridges were breathtaking and our swim in the pools were refreshing! I...More

Thank Morgan N
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

We did two tours at the Rainmaker Park. We did the day time suspension bridge tour and the Jungle Night tour. This park is an amazing. Our naturalist guide for both tours was Juan Campos; he was very knowledgeable, friendly, and professional. There are walking...More

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Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

The cost and hike are steep. $20 US for a hike. You climb uphill to the bridges. The hanging bridges are showing some wear. It is a nice jungle hike with a couple of water falls. We saw very little wildlife, mainly some butterflies and...More

Thank DraLisa
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Reviewed 31 March 2018

We went to rainmaker on a last minute decision and are glad we did. It really is not as touristy as everything else going on around Quepos. Louis our guide was absolutely fantastic and personable! We paid $80 a person to get transportation, guide, and...More

Thank Jean K
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Reviewed 27 March 2018

They need to provide guides for the $20US fee. It's a beautiful area in the mountain jungles south of Parrita. You really need someone with experience to help you see the various creatures of the park. I've bee traveling around for several weeks, frankly forget...More

Thank holycowedone
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Reviewed 22 March 2018

the hanging bridge is an amazing experience , the hike is nice too but If you are like me looking for a real rainforest experience this is not the place as well the rest of the area .... $20 dollars is kind of too much...More

Thank ADieselWorkLemon
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Reviewed 26 February 2018

Must do if you stay at Tres Amigos. $20 to get in, but it is a pretty and fun little hike. Nice dip in the waterfalls/pool area.

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DiLav03
24 March 2018|
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Response from Elaine C | Reviewed this property |
It is hot and humid. wear a bathing suit and shorts. Hike takes you to a waterfall to swiim. Wear hiking boots or sneakers, there could be snakes. Cash only place, great lunch option.
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DiLav03
7 February 2018|
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Response from Katsnootin | Reviewed this property |
Definitely go. This is a place not to be missed. You will be able to enjoy the place without being rushed.
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LiatTravel2018
14 January 2018|
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Response from AnnieMValparaiso | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely. The waterfalls and swimming holes are totally optional. The path runs along side.
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