Salto, La Fortuna de San Carlos

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Salto is located in La Fortuna de San Carlos. Plan your visit to Salto and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our La Fortuna de San Carlos holiday maker .
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  • Definitely visit this little pool for an afternoon if you have time! The rope swing is so much fun, whilst also being safe! There is no current so good for most swimming abilities! The locals we met t...  more »
  • We've been to el Salto when traveling throug costa Rica. It's an idylic spot in the rivier where mainly locals go to swim. The lower part is fine, but watch out when you're on top of the falls, the cu...  more »
  • As my other reviews mentioned, I'm cheap and hate paying for boring tourist stuff. Heard about this place on the 'net and the taxi driver knew what I was talking about (Although the concierge claimed ...  more »

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Where to stay in La Fortuna de San Carlos

Options consist of hotels, guesthouses, and backpacker hostels, most of which sit near the town's main road--Route 142--and the bus station. You can expect a swimming pool and complimentary breakfast at most mid-range accommodations there. If you're feeling more adventurous, choose to stay at one of the spas or eco-resorts at the foot of the volcano, where you'll also enjoy onsite access to natural hot springs.
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