Carbet Falls (Les Chutes du Carbet), Parc National

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Noted by Christopher Columbus in his 1493 log, Carbet Falls (Les Chutes du Carbet) tumble down distant volcanic slopes. Three spectacular cascades descending in size and elevation make up the falls, the second (and most accessible) of which reaches up to 110 m (360 ft). Follow the snaking path on a 30-minute hike to the cascade, which sits at 660 m (2,200 ft); here, you can also explore the many natural hot springs nearby. However, due to earthquakes in recent years, full access to the second fall is at present restricted. Only experienced trekkers should attempt the more challenging hikes to the first and third cascades, which nevertheless reward your efforts when you get there. Don't forget to bring water. Plan to see Carbet Falls (Les Chutes du Carbet) and other attractions that appeal to you using our Parc National vacation planner.
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  • Nous avons fait que la deuxième chute très jolie, impossible de s'y baigner car l'accès depuis 2004 ne peut pas se faire jusqu'au pied de la chute, la marche reste accessible à tous car le sentier est...  more »
  • Chute accessible en voiture après une grande montée en voiture, parking et aire de pique nique au sommet avant de se lancer pour 20 min pour l'accès sur chemin très bien balisé et ne nécéssitant pas f...  more »
  • If you want a good hike in some pretty good rain forest conditions then this is a good attraction to come to and is well worth the very small entrance fee. If you are doing anything other than the nea...  more »