The reputation that has the Pailón of the Devil has made it deserving to be in the list of the 10 biggest jumps of water of the Ecuador
Since 1992 the family Guevara Zamora with private investment begins the construction of ecological trails in the property where is located the waterfall Pailón de Diablo.
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 head from the city of Baños de Agua Santa in the direction of Puyo, on a 17km bus ride and approximately 25-30 minutes, you can also travel this bike ride enjoying the Ruta de las Cascadas, You can rent bicycles for an initial value from 5USD per hour or the whole day, or make the trip in chivas; Whatever the means by which you go to this landscape, you must arrive to Parroquia Río Verde, then walk along ecological trails for approximately 25-30 minutes.
The trail has been built respecting nature, is completely safe the route, to reach the Pailón del Diablo you can take a tour of the suspension bridge and admire the whole landscape of the waterfall; There are also the steps that lead you to the interior of the waterfall, you will enjoy a beautiful landscape and you will cool with the breeze that emanates the fall of the water in Pailón that has a fall of approximately 80 meters of height.
The name Pailón del Diablo is due to the fact that in the existing rocks in the sector you can see some faces associated with the King of Darkness.