Fly to Iguassu falls and explore the Brazilian side to get the best panoramic view. This evening enjoy a lecture with local biologist/botanist who will talk to us about the flora and fauna around the falls, and the uses of local plants for medicinal and healing purposes.
Fly north to the Iguassu Falls area, near the borders of Brazil, Paraguay, and Argentina. Cross the border from Argentina to Brazil to experience the panoramic view of the falls.
As if imposing Iguassu Falls – with its 275 waterfalls – couldn’t get more impressive, the area surrounding this natural wonder is home to jaguars, ocelots, anteaters, and large toucans, among others. The falls and the national park by the same name were named UNESCO World Heritage sites in 1984.
Look! Up in the sky! It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s… yup, it is a plane, actually.
The flight has a 15kg (33 lbs) checked luggage restriction and a 5kg (11 lbs) carry on limit.
Border Crossing (Argentina – Brazil)
Ready for a little more ink in your passport? Grab your bags and get ready to check another country off your bucket list.
Iguassu Falls Guided Tour
Visit the Brazil side of the falls to get a panoramic view of Iguassu, one of the world’s largest and most impressive waterfalls. In total, there are over 275 individual falls spread out over 3km (2 mi). Find the best spot to take jaw-dropping photos of this UNESCO World Heritage site.
National Geographic Journeys Exclusives:Iguassu Falls, Flora and Fauna Lecture
Enjoy a lecture with local biologist and botanist Wilson Fernandes. You’ll learn about all things flora and fauna in this unique region, including medicinal and healing uses of local plants.
Hotel Wyndham Golden Foz (or similar)