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Address: Iguassu National Park, Foz do Iguacu, State of Parana 85853-000, Brazil
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+55 45 3529-6262
09:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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Iguassu Falls Brazilian Side: Macuco Safari, Helicopter Flight and Bird Park
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Unique tour, sensational organization, well trained guides who give you interesting information about the nature of the place. When you get to the river and embark on the boat... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Foz do Iguacu, PR

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Foz do Iguacu, PR
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61 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Unique tour, sensational organization, well trained guides who give you interesting information about the nature of the place. When you get to the river and embark on the boat, wow, it is another world experience, super fun when the boat runs against the river, the shock of the skull and the waves splashing water all over the boat, super cool.... More 

Thank RicardoSena
New York City, New York
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39 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

First: The jeep trip through the forest. Guide rattled off tree/plant names. We had no idea what he was talking about and he seemed to be doing it by rote like an automaton. Second: the speeding zodiac ride under the falls (3 times) was worth it. Bring a change of clothes. There are lockers.

Thank B Y
Hamilton, New Zealand
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31 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We decided we wanted to see the Igauçu Falls up close and what better way than a boat ride. Didn't realize we would go right underneath and get drenched, but a lot of fun was had. Enough speed and rapids to be adventurous and thrill seeking. What a beautiful sight those Falls are. Our boat driver was very skilled and... More 

Thank Daniella F
Norwich, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were looking for a nice boat trip along the Iguacu river and the only thing we could find online was the Macuco safari "get drenched under the falls" tour. We asked at the tourism desk in our Foz hotel and all they had to offer was the Safari. When we got to the park (Brazil side), there was a... More 

Thank Teds_of_Norwich
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25 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is an awesome way to see the Iguassu falls. All the employees are very kind. The boat doesn´t go at the Garganta do Diabo, but it goes down of some smaller falls that is very nice the same way. Bring a set of clothes and towel to change after the ride because you will be totally wet. They have... More 

Thank Antonio G
Calgary, Canada
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584 reviews
253 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 557 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Macuco Safari is the only company offering Zodiac rides on the Brazilian side of Iguazu River. It is the only operation that allows the physically challenged to participate as there is a funicular down to the boats on the river. There is a similar operation on the Argentine side but that one involves climbing and descending to the river. I... More 

Thank FunOnly
Emirate of Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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121 reviews
50 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you want a complete view of the Iguazu falls , then it is only done by the Macuco safari . It takes you into the forest by a cab ride which is approx 15 minutes and you can take a trail by walk into the forest for 600 meters and reach the boat for further ride to the falls... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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67 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Great history about the local fauna and flora but the highlight is riding a boat up to the falls. You can choose wet or dry ride. Pic the wet one!

Thank LipePaiga
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29 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Definitely fun! I decided to go because it cost about the same as walking the trails (so ridiculous) and it seemed better to spend the money on the boat trip. The drive through the woods was mediocre, the guide stopped 2 or 3 times to give us info about a few plants we saw. Then we walked about 1.5km on... More 

1 Thank Melanie M
Vienna, Austria
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9 reviews
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

We booked the tour through the Belmond Hotel, where service and personnel are excellent; the more we were disappointed by the quite senseless tour - I agree with the critics asking "why" - the boat ride itself is great fun, but the rest is dull and not interesting; the staff is completely uninterested in what they are doing or in... More 

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