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Low water but still nice.

We took the Happy Fish tour via boat to the pier near the entrance to the waterfalls and then onto... read more

Reviewed 5 May 2018
Iheartmauao
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New Plymouth, New Zealand
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The perfect adventure.

it is a beutiful place, when you get until the last altar is awesome.other than that weather is... read more

Reviewed 8 December 2017
Jvier L
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Hike or take a boat ride to this series of fresh waterfalls where crystal-blue pools entice you to take a dip.
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Livingston, Rio Dulce, Guatemala
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 25 February 2015

Let me start this by saying that it is quite a ways away from Livingston. I've walked from Livingston to Siete Altares (and back) twice. It's about 2 or 2 and a half hours each way from Livingston if you walk along the beach the...More

5  Thank Scott K
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Reviewed 18 June 2017

There is very little to do in Livingston, so you'll go out here because you have to do something. And, that's going to be about it. The walk down the beach is depressing because of the massive amount of garbage (the entire beach is lined...More

2  Thank TravelBob-LA
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All reviews walk along the beach entrance fee rainy season semuc champey walk up about half an hour suspension bridge tuk tuk the river happy fish pools falls rocks shoes jungle boat trash
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We took a private boat (a group of us going from Las Fronteras, so our lancha driver agreed to take us here before leaving us in Livingston) and I'm super happy we did. We went after there had been quite a bit of rainfall and...More

Thank Erin K
Reviewed 7 August 2018

We arrived by boat because even locals told us that the walk along the beach is full of dirt and plastic. The pools are easy accesible and you can have a small swim.

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Reviewed 2 July 2018

thirty minute walk along the beach leads to a river with a series of waterfalls through the jungle. beautiful!

Thank Chris R
Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

We took the Happy Fish tour via boat to the pier near the entrance to the waterfalls and then onto Playa Blanco which included a sandwich for lunch. The waterfalls were pretty low as it hadn’t rained in awhile so the lower ones were just...More

1  Thank Iheartmauao
Reviewed 3 May 2018

The hike to get there, along the beach, is lovely (if you look out towards the ocean or in towards the trees, and not down at the trash) We were warned that there might not be much water since it is the end of the...More

1  Thank chey_baybee
Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

Very cool place for a short hike, good swimming and if you are a couple you will never forget that moments!

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Reviewed 9 January 2018

We went here on a private tour with GO with Gus. The hike up is really fun and beautiful. The top of the hike is so serene, peaceful and gorgeous. I highly recommend going here. It was very fun to jump in the water and...More

Thank Bitty007
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Beautiful fresh, cool water pools in a jungle setting down to the beach. Some food and drinks available. Really want to spend more than the regular hour..

Thank Chris D
Reviewed 20 December 2017

Nothing special, especially if you have been in semuc champey. As for me it is rather waste of time, in Guatemala are better place to visit

Thank Tomasz S
Reviewed 8 December 2017

it is a beutiful place, when you get until the last altar is awesome.other than that weather is perfect,Locals are so kind.

Thank Jvier L
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