The National Park at the falls of Foz do Iguacu provides many great outdoor activities. Hiking through the forests is beautiful and full of entertainment in the form of exotic flora and fauna. Kayaking and rafting are also very popular within the park and there are services to help you get underway with these activities in the city; there are countless groups of tour and excursion leaders that organize trips through the forest and outside in the jungle.

Fishing is a big pastime and profession of many of the locals and an attraction for the visitors.  One of the biggest events of the year is the Annual International Dourado Fishing Tournament of which, the dates vary sometimes in the month of March. Competitors come from all over the world to compete for the biggest and best Dorado or (dourado) fish. Aside from the fishing portion of the contest, there is also a cooking contest that was a recent addition. Whoever can cook the best tasting Dorado wins a separate prize.

Golfers love the Iguassu Golf Course, it is surrounded by beauty and is up to internatinal par as far as quality, pun intended.

Whatever you engage in as far as sporting, you will want a pair of very comfortable shoes as you will be walking a great deal as you explore this amazing area!