Montezuma Falls, Montezuma

4.5
Must see · Waterfall · Nature / Park
Take a steep but reasonably speedy 20-minute hike up the river, observing small water features, until you reach the majestic Montezuma Falls, a beautiful 24 m (78 ft) high cascade of water. Cool off in the large pool at the base of the falls, which is great for swimming, but too shallow for rock jumping. If you’re feeling a little more adventurous, scramble up the rough path on the left side of the falls to a deeper pool and a second waterfall, where you can jump safely. Wear sturdy boots, as you’ll have to navigate across slippery rocks throughout the hike. Using our online itinerary creator, Montezuma attractions like Montezuma Falls can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • A short hike through the jungle from our Oasis at Anamaya resort. We waited until our last day to take this little self guided excursion. An easy hike through the forest led to an experience...  more »
  • If you're down for adventure and some treacherous hiking (which we did not expect), I heavily recommend the Montezuma Falls. It is quite the paradise itself. The most important detail, is that you...  more »

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