San Rafael Falls, Ecuador

San Rafael Falls, Ecuador

San Rafael Falls, Ecuador (credit)

San Rafael Falls (cascada san rafael), situated at the foot of Reventador Volcano in the east of Andes, are the highest and definitely most powerful waterfall in Ecuador.

San Rafael Falls Attractions

Their height is over 500 feet and the sight of the enormous amounts of water dropping down every second is truly powerful. The falls are located in the rainforest therefore the natural diversity is another reason to visit this amazing site. Various species of wonderful exotic birds inhabit the site. Before arriving at the falls, you can use the service of a resort that is situated in Papallacta and head to the site the next morning. The entrance fee for visiting the San Rafael Falls is $10 and you must take a 15-minute walk through the jungle to reach the site. On your way, you will even observe the lava and smoke of the nearby volcano.

 

San Rafael Waterfall - Another view

San Rafael Waterfall – Another view (credit)

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