Cascadas del rio colorado, Cafayate

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Waterfall
Hike along the Colorado River to Cascadas del rio colorado, an 8 m (26 ft) waterfall suspended between two boulders. The hike takes some climbing, mostly along the riverbed. Along the way, you can see smaller waterfalls, ponds, and hills. Enjoy the scenic views, have a picnic, or take a dip in the waterfall. Bring suitable footwear and prepare for a challenging trek, as some parts are quite steep and riddled with rocks. Using our international travel planner, Cafayate attractions like Cascadas del rio colorado can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • There are many tour companies that offer to take you to the base and to purchase a guide for you. I would recommend taking a taxi to the base (70 - 75 pesos) and then hiking by yourself or with your g...  more »
  • From Cafayate we took a taxi (70 Pesos) to get to the starting point of the hike. If we wanted we could have hired a guide that shows the way. However, we decided to go on our own. After (mandatory) r...  more »
  • An absolute must do when in Cafayate but a few things you should know! It is more of a walk/climb as opposed to real trekking. To give some context, my partner and I are in our mid twenties and reason...  more »