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Cascada Sol Del Mayo Waterfall

Near San Jorge, near Santiago | What3words: Snowflakes.rubbers.stun, Mexico
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Worth the drive!

We drove up from San Jose just for this. I have to say it was so worth it! The town of Santiago is... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
David N
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Dallas, Texas
A little mini adventure - worth the trip off the beaten path

Saw the photos of friends and made the extra effort to go visit what essentially is a pond with a... read more

Reviewed May 14, 2018
BanffBetty
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Banff
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“clean water” (3 reviews)
“short hike” (2 reviews)
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Near San Jorge, near Santiago | What3words: Snowflakes.rubbers.stun, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We drove up from San Jose just for this. I have to say it was so worth it! The town of Santiago is literally an oasis in the desert! You can't even imagine all that green being there! The road from town to the falls...More

1  Thank David N
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Reviewed 14 May 2018

Saw the photos of friends and made the extra effort to go visit what essentially is a pond with a waterfall. BUT it is a pond with a waterfall in the middle of the desert. Unusual - yes. A short maybe 500 m walk to...More

Thank BanffBetty
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Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

We had a great time swimming in the afternoon in the cool clean water. There were other families, local and foreign, and everyone was friendly and welcoming

Thank Lisa S
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Reviewed 31 December 2017

We went here on ATVs and had a great time. I would recommend wearing river shoes or sneakers that can get wet. You have to climb up some slippery rocks and in barefeet and can really hurt. We also brought a picnic lunch and found...More

1  Thank debbythec
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Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

On a recommendation from some locals we met at Cerritos, we went to the waterfalls near Santiago. The drive is 10 km from the town of Santiago on a dirt/ sand road, totally fine in a 2wd car. About a 1 km hike in to...More

2  Thank Pete M
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Reviewed 1 September 2017

One of my favourite spots in Baja California. Totally beautiful. It's worth the long drive and the natural diving platform is perfect.

2  Thank Clare J
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Reviewed 12 July 2017

Easy hike in ,nice cold water. Stop by and pay your respect to the property owner and spend a couple of nights in his private cabins

1  Thank coflyguy
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Reviewed 11 January 2017

This is one of a few waterfalls that can be found in the Baja area. We had read that the entry fee was $60 pesos per person but it's $6 US, or $120 pesos which, with a party of six, ate up most of the...More

2  Thank JetsetPandora
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Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Nice excursion if you want to do something different in the main land. Easy access with your car and then a 10 minutes walk. It's ok for kids but with a bit of care. The water is cold but clean and the place is very...More

1  Thank NicolasEco
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Reviewed 30 January 2016 via mobile

My husband and I visited the waterfall about five years ago, and it is still fresh in our minds as one of our favorite adventures. A beautiful oasis in the middle of the desert, La Cascada was a surprise to behold. From resdong other reviews,...More

Thank mountainvistaretreat
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