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Iguacu River

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Address: Foz do Iguacu, State of Parana, Brazil

This Brazilian river’s claim to fame is the famous Iguacu Falls – the 275...

This Brazilian river’s claim to fame is the famous Iguacu Falls – the 275 separate sheets of raging water that plunge into it with incredible intensity.

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Do the organised trips...you may never visit again!

Walk along the metal walkways to take in the spectacular views. It can get quite busy later in the day, so the earlier you can get started, the better.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 8 October 2016
Kathryn S
Madrid, Spain
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Madrid, Spain
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

Walk along the metal walkways to take in the spectacular views. It can get quite busy later in the day, so the earlier you can get started, the better.

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Durham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2016

A never to be forgotten life time experience. Nature at its wettest, wildest most spectacular best. You have to photo it, but beware depending on the wind direction it can be very wet, so a protective cover for your camera/phone is advisable.

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Maleny, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 March 2016

This river is the main stay for an amazing part of the Iguazu Falls that is truly a wonderful sight.All a part of must visit

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2015

Was that the beginning of the Falls? How calm it was, only to see what becomes at the turn of the corner!

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Belgrade, Serbia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2015

Never heard before for that river. It is big, it runs for more than 1000 km before joining with Parana river and making this wonderful and mighty falls.

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Queenstown, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2015

The beauty and power of this area is incredible, the surrounding forest, beautiful plants, butterflies, and birds on display everywhere and then you see the falls, or did we hear them first - the noise up close is quite overwhelming. After walking up close and getting absolutely soaked we took the boat to get an even closer view. However no... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2015

The river itself is not so very spectacular but the waterfall of Iguacu is really A-MA-ZING!!! It is a natural miracle that makes you feel very small. It is a real beauty and also the surroundings are worth being visited. Near the river there are several beautiful places to walk and see fauna and flora/

Thank Jack N
Dreieich, Germany
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2015

a visit to the falls is an absolute " must " for visitors to Brasil and Argentina. Great nature, beautiful nationalpark.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2015

We did the boat ride, which has 3 parts. The ride up and back down the river is prety exciting, as the driver plows thru rapids and swells. But when you get to the Falls, you will get soaked. There is no protective gear beyond a head-to-toe rubber suit that will keep you dry. It's great fun, and handled with... More 

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Farnham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2015

The walkway from the Argentinian side to the Devil's Throat was spectacular with fast flowing brown water in the river beneath you feet.

Thank Michael H

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