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A little heaven on earth! We went on a Saturday, and it was not crowded at all. We went with a... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2018
South Carolina
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Fun day

We recently went here and basically had place to ourselves.the waterfalls were beautiful and water... read more

Reviewed 31 May 2018
San Marcos, Texas
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18 Jun 2018
31 May 2018
“Fun day”
El Naranjo, Mexico
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Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

A little heaven on earth! We went on a Saturday, and it was not crowded at all. We went with a guide and were able to go under the waterfall and jump from a cliff. Lifeguard on duty.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Hidetherum
Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

We recently went here and basically had place to ourselves.the waterfalls were beautiful and water cold.it was very deep so I recommend taking lifejackets.hubby climbed rocks and dove off in between waterfalls

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank laguerabonnie
Reviewed 7 March 2018

Seeing the photos of the water did not make me believe it would be as good as it looked, so I was overwhelmed when I arrived to see the water really was that blue and the area that beautiful. There was a walk down some...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Becky W
Reviewed 4 May 2017

The falls of Minas Viejas are beautiful. You can spend an hour an a half or a full day if you bring food and want to send time with family. I spent only an hour or two, swimming in the blue water of the falls....More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank Clairounett35
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Beautiful place to come and spend the day, a place not to be missed!! I found the Cascada Minas Viejas a wonderful place with such beauty..Also great scenery on the way from Ciudad Valles.

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank AllyTasmania
Reviewed 1 January 2016

Minas Viejas (Old Mines) is a remote place located in the middle of sugar cane plantations. To get to Minas Viejas you must drive 90 minutes, of which 45 at least are in unpaved roads. To complicate things further, the narrow road is shared with...More

Date of experience: December 2015
2  Thank Jrjr18805
Reviewed 23 December 2015

If you're an adventurous person, excited for camping, swimming and spending time in the nature, this is an ideal place to visit, it's not as crowded as some other waterfalls in the region. This place is really close to El Naranjo and it's a must

Date of experience: February 2015
1  Thank alxruza
Reviewed 27 May 2015

This fall is a little more than 2 hours from Ciudad Valles. If you get there early (10-11am) it is an incredible place to take pictures. The water is insanely blue and cold!!!! The entrance is $20 pesos per person, $40 if you are going...More

Date of experience: May 2015
Reviewed 10 March 2015 via mobile

My husband and I were on an anniversary tour of San Luis Potosi escapes and had to visit this place. We rented a car and drove from main airport to many places. We were staying at "Huasteca Secreta" so just about a 30 minute drive....More

4  Thank Lovegin214
Reviewed 10 February 2015

We stayed at Ciudad Valles and took a bus to the waterfall. It was around 50 pesos per person. The bus stops at the main road and there is 3.5 km walk to the falls. You will need to pay an entree fee (sorry do...More

Date of experience: December 2014
1  Thank MariaVancouver2014
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31 July 2015|
Response from BARGAINHUNTER_11 | Reviewed this property |
Hi! Yes, you can camp by hammock, though I guess you will get a lot of mosquito bites, the weather is very tropical. 15 minutes away there is El Naranjo where you can find different lodging options, many of them really... More