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Ruta Nacional 12 Km. 1638, Puerto Iguazu N3370HKA, Argentina
+54 3757 42-3980
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Don't miss it if you have time even just to see Turcans! Can be reached by local bus from main station enroute to the Falls. Opens at 930 am. Most animals are in large cages so picture taking may not be ideal. There is an...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Pansonne
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Basically Guira Oga is small zoo in the forest - all animals there are in the cages and mostly you will see different kind of birds. The visit is possible only with the group and tour guide - the tour is in Spanish only, the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank ugis19
Reviewed 1 week ago

You get 10% off if you visit Aripuca first, the entrance fee is normally 300 pesos per person. You first take a ride with their tractor to go inside the forest. You then have a 1.5h guided tour through the rainforest where you see a...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank marellemahy
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is primarily a bird sanctuary and rescue operation, but there were several other animals. You wait for an open air truck to take you deeper into the forest where the actual cages are. Then there is a circuit walk that takes about 1.5 hours...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank V K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I'm a bit skeptic of animal refuges/reserves but honestly this place exceeded all expectations. The refuge is run by biologists and wildlife experts and the animals are very well taken care of, rehabilitated when possible and re-introduced in the wild. The guide was very knowledgeable...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank dfe421
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

It is difficult to understand their explantion because they are not ready to english version explantion.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank bonghwanoh
Reviewed 12 January 2019

Nice staff, cute animals but that’s it. Nothing in depth was covered regarding the sick or injured animals. We asked politely to see and even pay extra to view the injured animals but were denied with zero explanation as to why it wasn’t permitted. Overall...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Alex K
Reviewed 3 January 2019

This is the best place to see the diverse animal life of the Iguazu area. The tour was terrific - 2.5 hours ! The refuge does important work for rehabilitating injured and illegally traded wildlife. The staff are extremely dedicated. Great opportunity to see toucans...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Elizabeth K
Reviewed 20 December 2018

A great way to spend a few hours if not going to the waterfall park. The bus can drop you right outside as it is on the way to the NP Iguazu. Cafe here too as you will need a cold drink when finished as...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Gtirman
Reviewed 8 November 2018

this animal refuge is to care for and rehabilitate wild animals that have been captured by poachers, kept as pets, or lost their mothers... A small entry charge supports their work & enables you to take a 1.5 hr tour (on a trailer pulled by...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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David R
11 January 2018|
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As per my review, 0940 and 1400