Pura Vida Gardens and Waterfalls, Jaco

(3.9/5 based on 300+ reviews on the web)
See the tallest waterfall in the country and views of the Pacific at Pura Vida Gardens and Waterfalls. The gardens teem with a variety of plant life, including thousands of flowers and many varieties of domestic and foreign orchids. Follow the easy, well-maintained paths, and spot butterflies, scarlet macaws, and toucans flying overhead. Dine at the on-site restaurant opposite the majestic 183 m (600 ft) waterfall, while overlooking panoramic views of the Pacific coastline and the surrounding mountains. Sunsets here are particularly spectacular. Plan to visit Pura Vida Gardens and Waterfalls during your Jaco vacation using our convenient Jaco itinerary maker.
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TripAdvisor
  • Beautiful ocean views and lovely flowers to see! A nice couple of hours to relax and see the sights! 
  • We always enjoy visiting Pura Vida Gardens and have for over 8 years now. We love bringing our friends and family here when they are in country visiting us. It is so easy to walk around, well cared fo...  more »
  • Un lugar muy lindo para apreciar el bosque tropical húmedo, con muy bonitos jardines. El restaurante ofrece buena comida y el personal muy amable y atento. Especial para observar tucanes y lapas en es...  more »
Google
  • Superb garden with a great view. Very quiet . Feels like a private visit! Our fourth visit, we love it.
  • Got married there. Amazing!