Rio Celeste, Tenorio Volcano National Park

Trek into the rainforest and observe the colorful waters of Rio Celeste. Located at the meeting point of two rivers, and near a dramatic waterfall, the water is colored by the special minerals found in the rocks and riverbed, creating an excellent scene to admire and photograph. Unfortunately, you can no longer swim in the vibrant waters, but the hike through the jungle and the chance to see the natural phenomenon make the experience worthwhile. Be sure to bring sturdy boots for the trail, and don’t forget your camera. To visit Rio Celeste and other attractions in Tenorio Volcano National Park, use our Tenorio Volcano National Park online itinerary maker .
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  • The river's color is unique and captivating, but the pools and river are full of people and while this is fine, it isn't really a peaceful place like the photogrphs all show.  more »
  • We were staying in Coco (hot and dry) so we wanted to have a rainforest experience in Costa Rica. This was beautiful! We paid $50 for a guide four our group of four, and we all appreciated the...  more »
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