Waterfalls in Costa Rica have a surprising element of power and restoring energy. If you get close enough and swim in its pools you feel rejuvenated and happy! Costa Rica has numerous waterfalls that are surrounded by stunning vegetation. The flowing waters keep the jungles green while the jungles keep the waters flowing.
To get to most waterfalls you must hike. The most famous waterfall is located in La Fortuna, Arenal to which you have access via a long series of 500 steps to get to. All waterfalls in Costa Rica have access via narrow trails through the jungles. At most waterfalls, you are allowed to jump in its pools, as long as you take precaution and not swim into any dangerous spots.