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  • Foz do Iguaçu: Half Day City Tour

    1. Foz do Iguaçu: Half Day City Tour

    Discover a charming city with remarkable landscapes and an incredible mix of ethnicities and cultural characteristics. Visit places such as: the Itaipu Ecomuseum, the Buddhist Temple, the Vila A, B, and C neighborhoods created especially to shelter the workers of the largest power generating plant in the world, and enjoy a sensational lunch at Barracão restaurant with an array of dishes from across Brazilian gastronomy. This city is booming with an international culture. A visit to a mosque and Kapadokya, representatives of one of the largest Arab communities in Brazil, are also part of this tour. Discover Avenida Pedro Basso, known as one of the most beautiful streets in Brazil with its many trees. Encounter the main streets and historical sites of Foz: Avenida Brasil, Hotel Cassino, Colégio Mitre, the Catholic Church, and Colégio Agrícola. To end the tour, continue to one of the larg...

  • Itaipu Dam Tour with Admission Ticket from Foz do Iguaçu

    2. Itaipu Dam Tour with Admission Ticket from Foz do Iguaçu

    Meet your guide at your hotel and head to the Itaipu Hydroelectric Dam, 20 minutes from Foz do Iguaçu and a world leader in clean and replaceable energy production. Itaipu is located in the middle of Brazil and Paraguay, so you’ll visit both countries on this tour. Your tour begins with a 10-minute video at the Visitor Center, which tells the history of the construction of the dam. The guided tour continues by bus outside of the reservoir with three stops to allow you to appreciate its panoramic views. See the view from the edge of the dam and continue on the path that will take you to the natural surroundings of the dam and the beautiful scenery inside the Touristic Itaipu Complex. At the end of the tour, enjoy the beautiful view of Itaipu Lake before returning to your hotel.  

    The guide Helen was really helpful and courteous. I feel you can do this tour easily on you own, just get a taxi to it. I would have like yo do the extra tour of the inside of dam, but hard to arrange on short notice.

  • Foz do Iguacu: 2-Hour Rafain Churrascaria Show with Dinner

    3. Foz do Iguacu: 2-Hour Rafain Churrascaria Show with Dinner

    Discover the traditional folkloric music and dance of Latin America at the Rafain Churrascaria Show in Foz do Iguacu, a dance show famous for its typical dishes, great service, and lively entertainment. Your evening will begin with complimentary transportation from your hotel in Puerto Iguazu (Argentina) or Foz do Iguacu (Brazil). Be dazzled and impressed with over 45 artists on stage. Watch traditional folkloric dances and listen to typical songs from Brazil, Argentina, Chile, Peru, Bolivia, and Paraguay. The Rafain Churrascaria Show features tango from Argentina, traditional songs from Mexico, Andean music, and capoeira and samba from Brazil. Enjoy a delicious buffet dinner at the show. The all-you-can-eat buffet features more than 200 cold and hot dishes, including a variety of salads, traditional Brazilian dishes, other international cuisine, and a sampling of meats and desserts. W...

    The show was amazing!!! The dances and the food was great!!! But the transfer from the hotel should be improved. I waited in lobby of my hotel one hour for the pick up. We late to the show. When we came the already started and we seat very far from the stage. There was a lot of food, even too much, but the beverages was in additional charge. Why?

  • Foz do Iguaçu: Dream's Ice Bar & Wax Museum Tickets

    4. Foz do Iguaçu: Dream's Ice Bar & Wax Museum Tickets

    Treat yourself to an exciting day of theme-park hopping. Perfect for all ages, these 4 theme parks offer something for everyone. Choose between an option to visit all 4 attractions, or only the Wax Museum and Dream's Ice Bar. The Wax Museum is an opportunity for you to immerse yourself in fantasy: see over 90 full-size personalities, including Elvis Presley, Tom Cruise, Amy Winehouse, Mister Bean, Frank Sinatra, Will Smith, Michael Jackson, Santos Dumont, Albert Einstein, Papa Francisco, Papa João Paulo II, and more. Don't forget to snap photos of your favourites.  Dream's Ice Bar is the largest ice bar in Brazil. It's themed after the ice age and contains fantastic ice sculptures: you'll see a bar, chairs, dolphins, and penguins, all carved out of ice. Adults will be served cocktails while the children are treated to iced chocolate.  At Dinosaur's Valley, you'll find more than 20 ani...

  • Puerto Iguazu: Jungle Horseback Ride with Guaraní Community

    5. Puerto Iguazu: Jungle Horseback Ride with Guaraní Community

    With this tour, you will explore the rural parts of Iguazú by horseback. Afterwards, visit the Guaraní community and go on a 30-minute walk of the jungle to admire the native flora, fauna, aboriginal traps, medicinal plants, and giant ferns. This tour includes transfers, entrance fees, and a community guide. The departure schedule is to be organised with the local operator. The horse riding circuit is suitable for beginners or those with experience alike - the guide will assist you at all times. This beautiful region offers visitors amazing bird and wildlife watching opportunities. During the tour, you will also hear music sung by a choir of Guaraní children and admire local crafts.

  • Foz do Iguassu City Experience

    6. Foz do Iguassu City Experience

    Jump on a panoramic bus to discover the most important places in Foz do Iguaçu. Enjoy an authentic and unique ride that shows you the city's landscapes, monuments, and curiosities. On this tour you'll see important places such as the Buddhist Temple, the Muslim Mosque, the former airport, the Casino Hotel, the Three Frontiers Landmark, and much more. You will be accompanied by a specialized guide, who will be available for all your questions. Please bear in mind that on days considered sacred for the respective religious sites that you visit, the temples may be closed for visitors. The tour will continue with a panoramic view of these places.

    So excited that we were able to attend this tour! Elmo was very friendly & even made sure he spoke in English for us (since we were the only ones on the tour who spoke English)

  • Foz do Iguaçu: Dreamland Wax Museum and Dreams Ice Bar

    7. Foz do Iguaçu: Dreamland Wax Museum and Dreams Ice Bar

    Discover the 17 movie sets created for your entertainment. See the statues of dozens of world personalities, Daniel Craig, Barack Obama and Star Wars characters are just some of the figures you will find at the Wax Museum. Have your picture taken with your favourite celebrity, a great memento of your trip. Visit the Dreams Ice Bar, one of biggest Ice Bars in Latin America. Explore a world of ice statues, great music and drinks. Sip complimentary drinks, during your 30-minute stay inside in the bar with temperatures below zero. Keep warm with insulated coats as you enjoy your time inside.

  • Foz do Iguaçu: Arabian Night Tour with Dinner

    8. Foz do Iguaçu: Arabian Night Tour with Dinner

    Meet your local guide at your hotel in Foz do Iguaçu and start the journey. Enjoy your first stop at the Arab Mosque. Its architecture was inspired by Al-Aqsa Mosque, in Jerusalem. Appreciate the two minaret towers from which the Muslim call to prayer is sounded five times each day. Then visit Kapadokya, the Arab culture shop where you will find high-quality products. You can look for traditional tableware and handicrafts while you taste the delicious Arab coffee. Also, stop at Albayan Doceria and the Empire of Sweets, and discover the most varied sweets of the Arab culture. At the end of the tour, enjoy a tasty dinner at the Lebanese Castle. This restaurant prepares a delicious and traditional Arabic dinner for its visitors, with the most varied foods and non-alcoholic beverages.

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What people are saying about Foz do Iguaçu

Overall rating

4.1 / 5

based on 47 reviews

So excited that we were able to attend this tour! Elmo was very friendly & even made sure he spoke in English for us (since we were the only ones on the tour who spoke English)

The guide was fantastic. He sent me a message the day before to make sure I was all set. The trip was very smooth and would highly recommend

interesting tour. was picked up at the hotel on time. personable guide.

This experience was spectacular! Exiting, funny and beautiful!

Very interesting trip, we learned a lot about Foz do Iguaçu.