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Address: Foz do Iguacu, State of Parana, Brazil
Description: This Brazilian river’s claim to fame is the famous Iguacu Falls – the 275...
This Brazilian river’s claim to fame is the famous Iguacu Falls – the 275 separate sheets of raging water that plunge into it with incredible intensity.
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Indescribable boat ride on the Iguaçu River , he did spend a moment we will never forget . Intense energy was felt by us, at the time the ship was near the falls

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 11, 2015
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Esteio, RS
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

Indescribable boat ride on the Iguaçu River , he did spend a moment we will never forget . Intense energy was felt by us, at the time the ship was near the falls

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Merced, California
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75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

You can walk along the river on both the Argentina and Brazilian side of the river. The Argentina side takes a few hours of continual walking over steel bridges as the water flows beneath your feet. You will see caiman, butterflies, and turtles along the way.

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Melbourne
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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

What force water has...this river shows how it uses the Iguassu Falls to create one of the most memorable sights in the World

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New Delhi, India
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367 helpful votes 367 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

The Iguacu or Iguassu River delineates the border between the two countries, namely Argentina and Brazil, thus forming a natural border. And, the river is what forms and feeds the 'Mighty' and Spectacular Iguassu Falls.

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89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015 via mobile

Great trip, with fantastic view of the falls and an exciting dunking under one of the falls. Not for their elderly or infirm due to steep, slightly slippery steps to the boats. Great to see the falls from the river after you have done the walking trails.

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Salvador, BA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Great river, the famous waterfalls called "Cataratas do Iguaçu" are there, wonderful view. Really great place to go.

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West Palm Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

i find myself in paradise...i been about 50 countries in the world and iguacu falls takemy breath away really!!!

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Westbury, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

If you want a little excitement and a close up encounter with the falls this is a must do. There was a short ride through the jungle on an electric train, then in a jeep like vehicle to the boats .The path down and up to the boats on the stone staircase could be a little too much for anyone... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

If you like the thrill and being close to nature and do not mind getting soaking wet no matter how you try to avoid it then take the MACUCO rafting on the Iguaçu river. Little expensive but great fun

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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

After a really busy visit to Cataratas do Iguacu, we took a drive into the jungle and a boat ride up the river Iguacu, running away from the crowds. The personalized attention of the crew, a boat just for the five of us and an hour long ride up the river took us into, what seemed, miles away from the... More 

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