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Iguazu Falls

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Parque Nacional Iguazu, Iguazu National Park, Argentina
+54 3757 49-1469
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The Iguazu National Park was created in 1934, with approximately 67,620 hectares/167,091 acres was declared "Natural Heritage to the Humanity" by the UNESCO in 1984 due to its scenic beauties and to the great biological diversity of the subtropical forest. This natural sanctuary, was declareted new 7 wonder of the world in 11/11/11. The Iguazu Falls are located in the Argentina's northeaster corner, bestowed with benevolent rains and temperatures (15ºC/59°F average in Winter and 30ºC/ 86°F average in Summer) brings about a very humid atmosphere almost windless due to the leafy vegetation canopy. The Iguazu river has a total extension of 1320 km/ 820 miles until flowing into the Parana River, 23 km/ 14 miles after the waterfalls. Inside the National Park, the river widens to about 1500 meters/ 0.9 miles and turns south, next it turns north, in the shape of a wide "U" where the river mouth presents the abrupt slump of soil which conforms the cataratas: a magnificent waterfall. All along the above mentioned prominent curve, a proliferation of reefs, islets and prolonged islands provoke the fragmentation of the river in numerous branches. When the river reaches the cliff, each branch becomes a waterfall and together comprise the great Iguazu Waterfalls. The Iguazu Falls appear grandiose and majestic in the Misiones forest dazzling visitors from all over the world. In celebration of all this beauty and unique attraction as from July 2001, a new concept of ecological tourism has been implemented within the Iguazu National Park, with an investment of 25 million dollars and service and facilities according to the international tourist demands, prioritizing at the same time the Park's care and preservation, a sample of the Paranaense Subtropical Forest declared Natural Heritage to the Humanity" by the UNESCO in 1984. The fundamental objectives of this enterprise are the recover and conservation of the Waterfall Area, and the incentive to the present and future generations to renew the legendary admiration arisen by this wonderful masterpiece of nature. Today, our visitors can enjoy safe and modern walkways from start to finish of the impressive falls and the Upper and Lower Circuits and the Devil's Throat, and facilities according to the natural environment such as the new Visitor Center and the alternative transportation of the Ecological Forest Train, which complies with international policies of accessibility and preservation of the World Union for Nature Conservation.
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“devil's throat” (340 reviews)
“boat ride” (498 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Parque Nacional Iguazu, Iguazu National Park, Argentina
+54 3757 49-1469
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Reviewed yesterday

We spent two days in Port of Iguazu, one full day on the Argentinian side, visiting the park and took a boat ride that gets you really close to the falls, and also gets you really drenched wet. The views are absolutely amazing, and I...More

Thank ioana n
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Minus 1 star for the closure. The concessionaire only offers the 3 hour tour on power boat and truck. It’s 60 usd. Expensive. They don’t do the short powerboat only version anymore for some inexplicable reason ( I figure $$$ plays a part ). They...More

Thank Curious_and_Skeptic
Reviewed yesterday

After our time in Brasil this was our next big adventure and we came here especially to see the Garganta de diablo. There was a huge waiting line but it was worth it. The view is incredible. Next to the garganta there are of course...More

Thank EmmySW
Reviewed yesterday

We visited whilst staying on the Brazilian side of the falls. We thought that the discussion about which side is better is missing the point. Both sides are incredible in their own different ways and if you can see from both sides, that is great....More

Thank wht1
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We are fortunate to travel to Iguazu Falls National Park, Argentina. These amazing Falls are extraordinary and impossible to describe. The National Park and UNESCO have preserved the surrounding area in Argentina and Brazil for wildlife as well as vegetation in addition to access to...More

Thank Trudy M
Reviewed 2 days ago

anything. Unfortunately people are feeding animals to take photos, not your fault ! I really enjoyed the visit (☀️)

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Thank Jean Paul M
Reviewed 2 days ago

Everybody will tell you, see the falls on the Brazil side first and then do the Argentine side. This is absolutely true. The Brazil side will give you the more panoramic views, while the Argentine side will give you close-ups. We did the boat tour...More

Thank HCovik
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We visited Iguazu Falls in a hot sunny day. Our route works out perfectly by pure luck. We did the upper circuits first in the morning while it isn’t too hot. After lunch we walked lower circuits; and got totally drenched. But it dried quickly...More

Thank Hunter Y
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The waterfalls of Iguazu are absolutely stunning. Definitely worth a visit. I would recommend 5-6 hours to cover all the trails. However, do note that this is not a cheap attraction. Entry for non-South Americans is 500 pesos. Luggage storage is another 250. This doesn’t...More

Thank vs449
Reviewed 4 days ago

On Monday 5th February 2018 we visited Iguazu Falls in Argentina with "Fabio" - Martin Travel's representative. From the onset this trip was professionally conducted. We were a party of six persons and Fabio kept us in check for the duration of our visit. On...More

Thank royandjean447
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15 February 2018|
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Response from LTCSooner | Reviewed this property |
We got tickets at gate- unless the hotel you are staying at tells you otherwise I think tickets are done at entry—I have no idea about max number of tickets you can buy/ we saw your buses filled so doubt it! Also the earlier... More
4 February 2018|
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Response from LTCSooner | Reviewed this property |
We landed on Argentina side stayed at hotel in the park and next day drove for at least an 1 1/2 hours via tour bus to Brazil side😝- had to go thru passport check so took a while—I think both airports have flights to BA—
26 January 2018|
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Response from Richard S | Reviewed this property |
If you arrive at the park when it opens at 8 AM, you will have plenty of time for the main attractions. Take the train to Devil's Throat first, as you will probably need to queue for this. If you are short of time... More