Iguazu Falls, Iguazu National Park
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At Iguazu Falls, on the border between Argentina and Brazil, experience the raw power of the Iguazu River as it tumbles off the Paraná Plateau into a deep canyon. The river flows over three sides of the canyon, covering a 2.7 km (1.7 mi) stretch of cliffs. Small islands along the plateau edge divide the river into hundreds of separate waterfalls. The tallest plunge for 82 m (269 ft) into the narrow chasm known as Garganta del Diablo, or the Devil's Throat. Walk out onto the lookout point, several feet above the Devil's Throat. The raging torrent throws spray hundreds of feet into the air, so prepare to get wet. To reach the falls, you must pass through a natural park. A train provides rides from the entrance, but the 30 minute walk often takes less time, as it avoids the lines. Keep an eye out for jaguars, toucans, monkeys, butterflies, and more among the lush scenery. For travelers who use our international travel planner, Iguazu National Park holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Iguazu Falls and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
Tours to Iguazu Falls
Day Trip to the Argentinian Side of Iguassu Falls from Foz do Iguaçu BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $46
Duration: 6 hours
Full Day Tour to Iguazu Falls BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $32
Duration: 9 to 10 hours
Iguazu Falls Reviews
I have had Iguazu falls as a must on my bucket list for ever. At the start of a 5 week trip around South America our first main stop was the Iguazu falls on both the Argentinean side and the Brazil si... more »
Being there and take Boat trip was great! I wish i could stay at the hotel in the park area. Prefer to go no rainy day bcs after get wet you need sun. I can not imagen how hot will be durimg summer! W... more »
Located between Brazil and Argentina these falls do not disappoint. From the thunder of the falls to reappearing rainbows. The beauty and strength of nature combines for unforgettable memories.
One of the best experience that I had lived. Iguazu falls are amazing place to visit. There is organized, clean. That place has buses going to falls. It’s more organized and empty the view of Brazil that view of Argentina in my opinion.
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