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Gravity Falls Waterfall Jumping

Costa Rica's Most EXTREME Tour!


Gravity Falls Waterfall Jumping -- A Multi-Sport Expedition in Canyoning in Costa Rica

Deep down in the Costa Rican jungle lies Costa Rica's Most EXTREME Tour! Gravity Falls Waterfall Jumping is considered one of the best things to do in Costa Rica - here's your chance to find out why!

If you have tried canyoning before, waterfall jumping is a must-try! 

Do you want to get wet and wild? You should do our Lost Canyon Adventures canyoning tour. If you want to go on an exclusive, extreme waterfall tour, then you should go to Gravity Falls.

We'll pick you up from your hotel in the La Fortuna Arenal Volcano area then head deep into the Costa Rican countryside to begin your adventure.

The Gravity Falls Costa Rica canyoning adventure involves a 140ft rappel down a rushing waterfall into a deep crystalline pool, five cliff diving waterfall jumps ranging from five feet to 25 feet, a canyoning swim through a narrow passage,  going river tracing and other climbing adventures. Gravity Falls takes place in an isolated rainforest canyon near the Children’s Eternal Rainforest and close to the private entrance Desafio Adventure Company uses for its Balsa River Rafting trips.

You will be helped along by your professional and experienced guides. Rain or shine, you're going to have tons of wild water fun!

Finish the day with a delicious Costa Rican all you can eat natural buffet at the Hunters & Gatherers riverside restaurant next tot he El Salto waterfall swimming hole before we bring you back to your hotel. Don't leave Costa Rica without trying the extreme NEW Gravity Falls Waterfall Jumping Canyoning tour near the Arenal Volcano!


  • Transportation
  • Professional guides
  • High-quality gear
  • Delicious meal


  • 16-55 YEARS


  • 5 Hrs


  • Clothes to get wet in
  • Sturdy water shoes
  • A change of clothes
  • A sense of adventure!


  • 6:30am

Minimum People

  • 1 Min


Read about our FAQs on Canyoning in Costa Rica and check out Desafio's video of Gravity Falls to get a better understanding of Costa Rica's MOST Extreme Tour!

This is a great tour to do from San Jose Costa Rica and we can arrange this special Gravity Falls Waterfall Jumping canyoning expedition as a Desafio Adventure Connection where your journey is the adventure! Be sure to ask one of our Adventure Specialists to help you with your reservations.

And combine Gravity Falls with mountain Biking and rafting to get do our Triple Threat Extreme Gravity COMBO!

This tour is considered an extreme adventure and advisable for those who are athletic and physically fit ages 16-55. No experience necessary. There are different jump heights throughout the tour and paths in case you decide to skip a jump - but the idea is to push yourself to your limits on this Costa Rica extreme tour Gravity Falls!

Have a look at our Adventure Waiver if you have questions about our Costa Rica adventure tour policies.



This adventure involves some inherent risk and physical exertion, so you must be in good physical condition to attempt it. While the recommended weight limit for our canyoneering (rappelling) tour and most zip line tours is 220 lbs (100 kilos) it’s more about waist size than weight as the ropes (canyoneering) and cables (zip lines) are rated for well over 220 lbs but the maximum waist size for the harnesses used for these tours is 42 inches. So if you are a little over 220 lbs but your waist is less than 42 inches you may be able to do these tours.

For reasons beyond our control (climate, river levels, etc.), we may change to a more-suitable tour with an equal or similar adventure-appeal or offer other tour options. We reserve the right to cancel a trip due to unfavorable conditions & will only run a tour according to our company policies. Full refund is given if (on rare occasion) no tour is run.

Some hotels out of our normal pick-up zone may be me charged an extra drop-off and pick-up fee.



Our Gravity Falls canyoneering trip was awesome! The rappelling was such a thrill and the cliff jumping, one of the craziest experiences thus far but totally worth it! The instructors Gustavo, Andres, and Sovil(not sure if spelled correctly, sorry Sovil!) were awesome and full of life. They made sure we were all having a great time and made sure we remained safe and comfortable while challenging us to a new adventure! We will definitely use this company again when we come back to Costa Rica! Thanks for an awesome time. Pura vida!
Paige - April 7, 2019 at 8:46 AM
I just got back from our gravity falls trip. I have to say from someone that has worked in the outdoor adventure recreation business. You guys have a great setup with great staff. One of our guides David was amazing and stood out among the others as fun, friendly, and professional. With such a great staff it takes a lot to stand out like that. All in all it was an amazing experience. Thank you all.
Joe - February 5, 2017 at 3:45 PM
My wife and I went on the Gravity Falls tour a few days ago and had a blast. Absolutely beautiful river and canyon in the middle of nowhere Costa Rica. The tour was a good mix between fun and adrenaline-pumping without being overly scary. Highly recommended!
Tyler Britton - January 1, 2016 at 12:00 AM
The gravity falls tour was the most awesome tour I have done so far!! It is packed with adrenaline, fun, and amazing views of the rainforest. I did the tour with my husband this June 2015 on our honeymoon. It was just us two so it ended up being a private tour which was even better. We had David and Edward as our guides. They were energetic and fun guides. They kept cheering us on for support and even did cool tricks when jumping into the water. The view of rappelling next to a waterfall and into the base of the falls is indescribable. There was even somewhat of a tarzan swing which was fun. It was such a fun and memorable tour. Everything about it was natural, no fake stairs, or ropes to hang onto while hiking to get to the jumps. All in all amazing!! if you like adrenaline, adventure, and getting wet this is definitely for you. We had pineapple at the end of the tour and then they drove us to a soda place to get some food which was included in the price. We would definitely do this again next time we are in CR.
Nina Rios - June 15, 2015 at 12:00 AM
We were lucky enough to have Eddie and David take us on our Gravity falls trip. There were only 3 of us on the trip so we got a lot of individual attention. The trip left right on time and we made a stop at our lunch location to order our food for later. We then drove on through some very bumpy roads up to our starting point. We repelled in to a deep gorge and jumped in the the beautiful water from the waterfall above. It was amazing. We did a lot of climbing and jumping in the cool water. Our guides were a lot of fun in addition to being safety conscious and made the day special. We saw some beautiful blue morpho butterflies and small lizards. We had some delicious fresh fruit that Eddie had purchased at our lunch stop. The passion fruit was amazing as was the pineapple. Our lunch was yummy and filling. This trip is not for the faint of heart. The climbing is strenuous and the jumping is from significant heights. If you have a fear of heights this is not a trip for you. For the adventurous types and adrenaline junkies you will love it.
Claudia and Greg - March 30, 2015 at 12:00 AM

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