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Address: Ruta 12 km 4.5, Puerto Iguazu 3370, Argentina
Phone Number: +54 3757 423488
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Aripuca provided one of our "special moments" on our visit to Iquazu

Our visit to Aripuca was a part of a packaged city tour following our day at Iguazu. We had no idea what to expect and were pleasantly surprised. After a short orientation to the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 23, 2015
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Newport Beach, Ca
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Newport Beach, Ca
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55 reviews 55 reviews
17 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015 NEW

Our visit to Aripuca was a part of a packaged city tour following our day at Iguazu. We had no idea what to expect and were pleasantly surprised. After a short orientation to the site by the bilingual guide who explained the purpose of Aripuca and its role in informing visitors of the importance of preserving and sustaining the forest,... More 

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Victoria, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

The tour offers a look at the traditional culture of the indigenous people of Iguazu, but their contemporary culture is also very much on display.

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15 reviews 15 reviews
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

The pride of the Argentine people in their culture and their hopes for a sustainable future are apparent in this exquisite site. we were so lucky to have had the recommendation and the time to visit

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Hayling Island, United Kingdom
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

While the idea or even ´mission´ behind La Aripuca is a good one, and I must express at this point that I respect this family´s attempt at making a difference in the wasteful use of wood, and deforestation of misiones; I couldn´t help but feel that the park was lacking a little something to make it special. The giant animal... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

It is instructive and relaxing. Great to spend an afternoon in the nature. Don't know about the restaurant, I haven't tried.

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USA Michigan
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82 reviews 82 reviews
21 attraction reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

La Aripuca is the front for a Guerini community that lives on the land where the tourist attraction is located. They sell souvenirs from a small table at the rear of the large attraction. Your fee is supporting them. It's a nice spot with interesting things that will keep you busy for all of 30 min or so. Still, it's... More 

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Mississauga, Canada
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28 reviews 28 reviews
11 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

Interesting spot. It shows how much the rsidents of Puerto Iguazu care for the ecology. It is a place to learn what the "Selva Misionera" would look like if it had been protected. Nice gift shop. Unfortunately I missed the guarani choir singing.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

A beautiful place were you can adopt a tree and buy very good wooden souvenirs very cheap (for example a Brazilian Rosewood table and chairs for 8 people will cost € 100,00).

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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73 reviews 73 reviews
21 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Nice place to visit even though it doesn't take you long to see everything. We had planned to eat there but restaurant was only for functions. Very nice gift shops with good quality souvenirs

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Newark, New Jersey, United States
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

After reading reviews, I feel like I should give La Aricupa 5 stars while some think is not worth it. I find La Aricupa inspirational, I went there not knowing much and not expecting much. Place is designed around a big scale animal trap the natives have used and probably still do use to catch animals. Its an ecological trip... More 

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