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La Aripuca

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Great way to learn the local culture

Walked here from the Grand Crucero Hotel, a great way to pass the time while awaiting my plane back... read more

Reviewed February 22, 2018
Lee's Summit, Missouri
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It's a cozy place

It's a place interesting, you can visit it and least a bit about the local flora in the region. You... read more

Reviewed November 17, 2017
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Ruta Nacional 12 4.5, Puerto Iguazu N3370HKA, Argentina
+54 3757 42-3488
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Reviewed February 22, 2018 via mobile

Walked here from the Grand Crucero Hotel, a great way to pass the time while awaiting my plane back to Buenos Aires. The local roads don’t have sidewalks, but it’s safe and a good way to sample the local lifestyle. La Aripuca is on a...More

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Reviewed November 17, 2017 via mobile

It's a place interesting, you can visit it and least a bit about the local flora in the region. You have to try the ice creams with different flavors.

Thank afmg-travel
Reviewed November 8, 2017

This is a fascinating place to see lots of wood. The main structure is stunningly beautiful and it was really interesting to see the varieties of trees used to build it. A good few hours passed.

Thank John M
Reviewed November 1, 2017 via mobile

A smallish site on the edge of town - best to taxi from town centre. Interesting collection of buildings containing touristy gifts at reasonable prices. Worth a visit but an hour or so does it. 110 pesos entrance fee includes a 5 min introduction to...More

1  Thank Jefferson C
Reviewed September 20, 2017 via mobile

The place is amazing.. This is a location were they stress the importance of preserving the environment and using the resources The sheer size of the structure and the wood furniture made from fallen trees is amazing. There is lots to look at and shopping......More

Thank Karen I
Reviewed August 21, 2017

it is a place where you learn about the culture in the Province of Misiones, you also will hear lots of wonderful stories of the guarani tribes and a real lesson about every specie of giant trees of the local ecosystem. The place belongs to...More

1  Thank RafaTraveller
Reviewed August 20, 2017 via mobile

This is very nice place to by some souvenirs. You pay the entrance fee, there are only some shops with local products and some refreshments. Recommend for the family with children.

Thank Jolanta S
Reviewed April 7, 2017 via mobile

This is a small place, but pretty cool. There's a lot to see in the small space and you can come back multiple times after buying only one ticket. There is a native artwork here comma you can buy very good yerba mate, they have...More

Thank Sean B
Reviewed December 30, 2016

An interesting concept but reduced to being a series of tourist shops within each structure. A peaceful place to cover from the heat and see something a bit different.

Thank Elizabeth T
Reviewed October 5, 2016 via mobile

It is simply amazing how this site is so important to the world...1000 year old trees turned into beauty...breathtaking and a must see when conning to Iguazu

Thank CindiRN4
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