Tour Iguassu Falls/ Paraná
The City of Foz do Iguaçu, with all its diversity of attractions, represents one of the most beautiful tourist destination of the world. It possesses incomparable natural richness, as the Iguaçu National Park, declared as Natural Patrimony of the Humanity and where is located the Waterfalls.
Extreme west of the State of Paraná, frontier between Brazil, Paraguay and Argentina, Foz do Iguaçu is integrated to a trinational area and has as territorial limits the City of Puerto Iguazú in Argentina and Ciudad Del Este in Paraguay.
With about 300 thousand inhabitants, Foz do Iguaçu is characterized by its cultural diversity. There are 72 ethnic groups, and the most representative groups are originated from Lebanon, China, Paraguay and Argentina.
The base of its economy is the Tourist Activity, with prominence for the trade and services. Being the 6th city in order of number of foreign tourists and the first of the interior of the country in number of tourists, it counts with several options of walks, leisure, gastronomy and an agitated night life.
Beyond the waterfalls Foz do Iguaçu has another icon impels the local tourism: Itaipu, the largest hydroelectric of the world. And, inside the Itaipu Tourist Complex, visitors can know the Ecomuseu, the Bela Vista Biological Refuge, and also see the Monumental Illumination of the Power Plant.
Besides the Waterfalls, the Iguaçu National Park offers interpretative trails and structure for practice of activities in a natural space, like: climbing, tree climbing, rafting and rappel. It is also possible to admire the area of the Waterfalls in helicopters flights.
Near to the entrance of the Iguaçu National Park, is located the Bird Park, where the visitor comes across the most different species of birds in its natural habitats.
Another interesting tourist attraction is the Three Landmark, limit between Brazil, Paraguay and Argentina, where it is possible to appreciate the three countries simultaneously, besides the encounter of the rivers Iguaçu and Paraná.
The city still has cultural attractions, with emphasis for the religious architecture, with the Main Church, the Buddhist Temple and the Muslim Mosque. In the architectural aspect, they still stand out the international bridges like Ponte Internacional da Amizade (Friendship), in the border with Paraguay and Ponte Internacional Tancredo Neves, border with Argentina.
There are still many options for leisure in the Itaipu Lake. In the proximities, it is located Weekend Fly, where visitors can have a trike flight over the lake (similar to a delta wing, but with a strong engine), being possible to visualize Itaipu Dam, Furnas Substation, Ecomuseu, Buddhist Temple and bridge Ponte Internacional da Amizade.
Besides all those alternatives, the city possesses a large hotel park, transportation system, gastronomy, support services and places for accomplishment of different events. So many options to make your moments in Foz do Iguaçu unforgettable.
We at Eco Adventures Travel will be happy to organize your trip to Foz do Iguaçu and region. The main sightseeing tours in these destinations are: Iguazu Falls, panoramic helicopter flight, Macuco Safari boat ride or Iguacu National Park walkways. In the park there are still the rides, abseiling, rafting, canopy tours and Black Well trail (with Jeep, bike and kayak). We also organize tickets and transportation for the Brazilian and Argentine tours such as: Bird Park, panoramic / special visit at Itaipu Binacional, Biological Refuge, Ecomuseu among others.
If you also want to know the historical part of the city, we have the transportation Ciy Tour Foz do Iguaçu that includes the central monuments, Marco das Três Fronteiras, Mosque Mosque, Buddhist Temple, among other important points of the city. If the interest is shopping we organize the transport Leads and Brings purchases in Paraguay or Duty Free Shp in Argentina.
Gastronomy is another strong point in Foz do Iguaçu and the best options are Rafain Churrascaria Show, Buffalo White Steakhouse, Panoramic Dinner at Golden Tulip and Italian Evening Bella Tavola Dinner. For Puerto Iguazú the option is the Night in Iguazu, a trip through the Argentine city and its delicious gastronomy.
Check our Iguassu tour packages, will be a pleasure help you organize your trip to Brazil, specifically to Foz do Iguaçu.
Location Iguassu Falls
Located in the extreme west of the state of Paraná, the city has about 309 thousand inhabitants and is characterized by its cultural diversity. There are 71 ethnic groups, the most representative of which are from Lebanon, China, Paraguay and Argentina. Integrated to the tri-national region, Foz do Iguaçu borders the Argentine city of Puerto Iguazú and the Paraguayan city of Ciudad del Este.
Access to Iguassu Falls
You can get in Foz do Iguaçu coming from Argentina or Paraguai. There are local buses and flights arriving everyday.
In our program we pick you up at the airport or bus station in Foz do Iguaçu.
Depending what time you will arrive or departure of Foz do Iguaçu, 02 nights it´s enough to visit the Brazilian and Argentinian waterfalls side.
Don´t miss the boat tour near of the waterfalls or for more adventure go for a rafting…to
If you have some extra money available for Iguassu falls trip, go for a helicopter ride over the waterfalls!
Australian and American have to pay an extra border tax to get in the Argentina and visit Iguazu falls national park.