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Getting to Iguazu

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Getting to Iguazu

We are planning a trip to Argentina in February and wanted to know the best way to get to Iguazu Falls. Is it better to arrange things from the U.S. or do it when we get to B.A.? Are the prices better when bookings done there.? Is it necessary to book through an agent or just as easy to everything on our own? Any info. will be greatly appreciated.

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1. Re: Getting to Iguazu

It's easy to get there. Just get your plane tickets, go to aeroparque and take a plane. There, you can do a lot of things on your own. Some people prefer working with an agent and some prefer to travel on their own. It's a matter of personal taste, i think. Have fun. You will love the falls.

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2. Re: Getting to Iguazu

Airfares for foreigners with Aerolineas Argentinas in Q class is u$d 400.-round trip plus taxes ( about u$d 50.-)

Hotel Las Orquideas is my suggestion


Located 4 km from town, very good food, nice rooms and a beautiful garden with swimming pool.

Every time I´m at Iguazu, is the place I go

Rates are in argentinian pesos, exchange rate 3.06 p/ u$d

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3. Re: Getting to Iguazu

If you have time try a tour via sleeping bus and see more of the country - overnight to Iguazu, 3 nights half board at 3 star hotel, tours of Brazil side, Argentine side, shopping in Paraguay, overnight back to Bs As - US$200 each.

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I booked very reasonable flights between BA and Iguassu through Lan Airlines (for July 2007) directly on their website. I believe I paid US$72 each way, which I think is hard to beat. Aerolineas couldn't come close to this price.

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