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“Feel the power of nature.”

Rafting in the River Iguacu
Rio de Janeiro
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235 reviews
136 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 182 helpful votes
“Feel the power of nature.”
Reviewed 30 January 2013

Feel the power of nature. Sensational. There are few words to describe the thrill of being a few yards of waterfalls so powerful. The entrance to the boat at Diablo Canyon accelerates the heart and delights the soul.

Visited January 2013
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Copenhagen, Denmark
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“Mind blowing experience.”
Reviewed 22 January 2013

this trip is full of adrenaline, one take the boat up the roaring waters of Iguacu. the staff are well trained and so dont worry about safety. The raft goes right under the fall waters of the Iguacu. it is ride up the gorge known as devil's throat.

Visited January 2013
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Oslo, Norway
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14 reviews
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“Great”
Reviewed 20 January 2013

The trip takes around 35 minutes. The Speedboat carriea you against the pretty strong stream right to the falls and you will takes a showever underneath one of them which is a great experience. You can store you valuables and clothes in lockers or opt to wear a wet poncho. YOU WILL GET SOAKED, wear swimshorts / bikini instead!

The jungle tour was nice even though we did not understand so many of the explanations, since the tour guide did not speak any English (I guess we were unlucky)

Visited January 2013
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West London
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39 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
“A must do!”
Reviewed 18 January 2013

We got drenched so take a rain coat and a water proof camera as this is such an amazing experience. They take you through the rivers where the water falls and it truley is incredible!

Visited December 2012
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New York City, New York
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58 reviews
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“Wet is an understatement”
Reviewed 15 January 2013

We were so glad we had ample warning about how wet we would get on this little ride. We wore swimsuits and swimming trunks under quick drying clothing and sturdy open toed sandals. If anyone has ever been on the Maid of the Mist ride in Niagara Falls, this is SOOO much better because you don't get wet from the "mist" of the falls, you actually get drenched because they drive the inflatable speed boat directly under the falls. The water was so warm and it was exhilarating. The ride from the dock to the falls was also a wonderful experience since you are going so fast up the river and can see all the cranes and birds standing on both banks of the river. It's highly recommended that you stow your belongings in their lockers for a very small fee R$5 (which is like US $2.50) because those passengers who thought they could just shove their stuff in a backpack or a plastic bag and take it on the ride found out the hard way why that was a bad idea. You're practically bailing water out of the boat when you're done so there really is no place on the boat to stow your belongings and keep it dry. The crew take pictures with their cameras so you don't even have to bring yours. They sell a picture CD for like US $20 afterwards. There are several steep and slippery stairs with rough rocks to and from the dock so wear sturdy sandals. Some folks were crazy and attempted to navigate these steps barefoot. If you don't have water resistant footwear, just wear them all the way down to the dock and then take them off and leave them at the dock so you have them to climb back up afterwards. Again, another amazing experience in Iguazu that must be tried.

Visited January 2013
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