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Helicopter tour

Address: Rod. das Cataratas, km 17, Foz do Iguacu, State of Parana 19050230, Brazil
Phone Number: (45) 3529-7474
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Ranked #4 of 19 Activities in Foz do Iguacu
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Owner description: Daily 9am-5.30pm
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Owner description: Daily 9am-5.30pm

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Columbia, Maryland
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48 reviews 48 reviews
11 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

We noted that during busy times, the helicopters are full, and some seats have very poor views. So we swallowed hard, and opted for the private flight. Ten minutes expanded to 35, we overflew three countries (Brazil and Argentina and Paraguay), and the second largest hydroelectric dam in the world, and then did two passes over the falls. The pilot... More 

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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63 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Took some great pics. The pilot made some really deep turns and gave everyone the opportunity to take many pics / get various views; he made several turns around the falls. I do agree with a prior poster, though, I think the back middle seat on the 7-seater is the worst - if you want to take pictures. It is... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014 via mobile

The copter overflew the falls for a few minutes providing a nice panoramic view. The noise of the engine precluded explanations or hearing the falls. Doubtful from a cost/benefit point of view.

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Ko Samui, Thailand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

The helicopter trip is great but the video is a scam. About 30 seconds of us boarding the helicopter and then just a general video of the falls which can be bought much cheaper somewhere else. Enjoy the helicopter ride but stay away from the video!

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Sydney, Australia
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29 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Unless you get a front seat or only a 4 seater helicopter this is not worth it .Got stuck in a 7 seater helicopter in the back seat in the middle with large people on the sides to balance the weight .3 people in the front with their cameras up so hardly saw a thing and it was so hot... More 

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Munich, Germany
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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

We went for the helicopter ride and did not regret any single Minute. The view was amazing and you get a real overview of the big-and boldness of the waterfalls. Try to sit in the front row next to the Pilot (Two seats avail) to have a good 180 degree view. If you have to sit in the back, try... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

My first time in a helicopter and what an amazing experience. Well worth the US$120.00. You will see Iguazu Falls at its most stunning. Absolutely mind blowing. Being in the front seat i was able to see the incredible power of these falls and there were so many to see. I would highly recommend this as a must if you... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Wish it could of lasted a bit longer but the views were amazing. Try to get a front seat next to the pilot for the best views. Helicopter is very new and suprisingly comfortable and the trip gives you a great chance to see how big the falls actually are, Take a video recorder or camera because it will give... More 

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Milan, Italy
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34 reviews 34 reviews
11 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

I took the helicopter ride over the falls last august with my husband and son. It was a great experience and the helicopter offers wide windows so that all passengers can view the falls. The maximum number of people on each ride is 6, 2 of them take a seat on the front seat (next to the pilot) and the... More 

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Bucharest, Romania
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52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

We flew today over the falls. Had to wait about 45 min to get enough people to board the helicopter. Flight was over before we knew it, we struggled to get some good pictures, but didn't succed. Really not worth it. Much better views from below. But if you do try it, refrain from taking videos/photos and just enjoy the... More 

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