The Pailón del Diablo in Baños de Agua Santa
The fame that Pailón del Diablo has made him worthy of being on the list of the 10 largest waterfalls in Ecuador
Since 1992 the Guevara Zamora family with private investment begins the construction of ecological trails on the property where the Pailón de Diablo waterfall is located.
Surrounded by exotic vegetation and wonderful landscapes, it is a highly recommended place to visit, the fusion of the sounds of the waterfall with nature offer a place of relaxation.
To access this place we must go from the city of Baños de Agua Santa in the direction of Puyo, on a 17km bus route and approximately 25-30 minutes, you can also travel this route by bike enjoying the Las Cascadas Route, you can rent bicycles for an initial value from 5USD for hours or the whole day, or take the tour in chivas; Whatever the means by which you go to this landscape, you must reach the Río Verde Parish, then walk along ecological paths for an approximate time of 25-30 minutes.
The path has been built respecting nature, the route is completely safe, when you reach Pailón del Diablo you can take a tour of the suspension bridge and admire the entire landscape of the waterfall; There are also the stands that lead you to the interior of the waterfall, you will enjoy a beautiful landscape and you will cool off with the breeze that emanates from the fall of the water in the Pailón that has a fall of approximately 80 meters high.
The name Pailón del Diablo, is due to the fact that in the rocks existing in the sector you can see faces associated with the King of Darkness.