We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Beautiful - but prepare for uphill return

As described in other reviews, this requires a bit of a hike - through beautiful scenery & past... read more

Reviewed 26 May 2018
Dallas, Texas
Great for pics!!

You may not access to the waterfall by car so there are 3 options for accessing to it, the first 2... read more

Reviewed 5 April 2018
via mobile
Read all 93 reviews
All photos (103)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good29%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“falls”(8 reviews)
Mazamitla 49500, Mexico
Reviews (93)
Filter reviews
14 results
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsbeautiful waterfallhorseback ridingfallshorsesroutehiketruckpesos
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 14 reviews
Reviewed 26 May 2018

As described in other reviews, this requires a bit of a hike - through beautiful scenery & past very nice cabins. Although it is all downhill to get to the falls, and a long uphill climb back! Worth the trip, but plan for hike back,...More

1  Thank INTXdave
Reviewed 5 April 2018 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...More

Thank SLR_Reviews
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 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.

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 8 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.

Thank Jenifer P
Reviewed 14 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,...More

3  Thank brichied
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...More

Thank luv2travelx5
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

We hired Juan Pablo to take us from Ajijic to Mazamitla. He arranged 4 wheelers for us to the falls. School wasn't out yet, so it wasn't crowded. Since the rainy season is just getting started, the falls were nice. It not flowing at their...More

5  Thank longhorn1983
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Visit with my Sister from SA ,really awesome and peaceful.Defiantly worth a visit,take a picnic basket with.

Thank reonschutte
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

If you like to hike though pine forests and view beautiful cabañas along the way, this is not to be missed. From Mazamitla, it's 4km mostly downhill to the waterfalls and 4km back. We skipped taking horses offered us, and it only took about 4-1/2...More

1  Thank SRogers39
Reviewed 21 November 2016

This place is absolutely gorgeous and can be accessed either by walking our horseback. It is a must see attraction if you go to Mazamitla.

Thank Lee406
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
9 June 2016|
Response from | Reviewed this property |
yes you can rent horses