Iguacu Falls, Brazil


Straddled between the borders of Brazil, Argentina and Paraguay, the Iguacu Falls is a magnificent sight with some 275 individual waterfalls spread across a plateau of almost three kilometres.

A visit to both the Brazilian and Argentinean side of the falls is highly recommended to fully appreciate the dramatic spectacle. Almost constant rainbows frame the panoramic views across the Devil’s Throat, split in two by the border, from the Argentine side gaze into the misty depths.

Coati, Iguazu Falls
Coati, Iguazu Falls

A little more about the Iguacu Falls

The sub-tropical forest of Iguaçu National Park, which surrounds the falls, is teeming with exotic birds and wildlife, among them capybara, caiman, toucans, butterflies and coatis. There are even rare sightings of the ever-elusive jaguar! Visitors should explore the numerous nature trails that weave along the rim and base of the falls, almost guaranteeing an early morning encounter with mischievous coatis. Make your experience of Iguacu Falls unforgettable with a Macuco safari and raft along the raging rapids of Rio Iguacu.


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Kayak the Tributaries

While staying at Awasi Iguazu, head out on the water in a kayak the company of a completely private expedition guide.

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Discover Devil’s Throat

Embark on a boat trip to the Devil’s Throat, the most monumental and important waterfall within the larger Iguazu Falls.

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Helicopter Flight over the Falls

For a unique and exclusive perspective, take a helicopter flight over the 275 individual waterfalls and cataracts of Iguazu Falls.

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Visit the Itaipu Dam

Travel to the engineering masterpiece that is one of the world’s largest hydro-electric power systems and tour its turbines and control rooms.

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Explore Iguazu

Travel by boat to crystal clear pools, discover archaeological Jesuit ruins, and visit the local Guarani tribes.

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Iguacu Falls, Argentina
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Highlights of Brazil

Unveiling some of the most visually stunning landscapes in Brazil, this adventure journeys from the dazzling cityscapes of Rio to the cascading dual-nation treasure of Iguacu Falls, and from the wildlife-dense ecosystem of the Pantanal to the turquoise beaches of Paraty.

11 days

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Hyacinth Macaw, Pantanal, Brazil

Family Adventures in Brazil

This family-focused adventure journeys between the Pantanal, overflowing with enchanting mammals and camouflaged critters, to the thundering Iguacu Falls and coastal retreat of Praia do Forte, considering everything from soccer games to sea turtle hatching.

11 days

from £6,195 pp

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Roxy Dukes

Roxy loves to delve into South American culture, so Brazil is always at the top of her hit list. From eating tapioca served from local food carts to the art of capoeira dancing, she loves to find new experiences to share with her wayfaring clients.

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