Embark on a tour from Puerto Iguaçu and visit 2 fascinating sites in its vicinity. First, stop by the UNESCO-listed San Ignacio, once a prosperous Jesuit mission, and then continue on to the beautiful Wanda mines to see crystals in their natural state.
What to Expect
The first stop along the tour is to the site of San Ignacio, lying approximately 250 kilometers from Puerto Iguaçu. Once one of the most prosperous Jesuit missions, the site is now being partly restored by the Argentinean Government and has joined the ranks of the to the UNESCO World Heritage list.
Next, the tour will take you to a bed of semi-precious stones, or the Wanda mines, created by lava bubbling to the surface of the earth. Hundred of years ago, the lava in this region rose through fissures in the earth with such pressure that its quick cooling created a bed of intricate and mesmerizing crystals, shaped in pyramidal hexagons made of amethyst quartz and agates.
- Complimentary transfer from Cataratas International Airport or Foz do Iguaçu International Airport to your hotel
- Round-trip transfers from hotels in Puerto Iguassu Hotels to San Ignacio Jesuit Mission and Wanda Mines
- Bilingual guide
What's Not Included
- Optional guide gratuities
Cancel up to 1 day in advance for a full refund
Know Before You Go
The start time is an approximate departure time from your hotel. Your exact pick-up time will be sent to you once you confirm your reservation.
Attractions and services cannot be canceled. A voucher has no cash value and is non-transferable. No refunds, credits, exchanges, or cancellations of a voucher will be granted once voucher has been issued. Refunds will not be issued for unused or partially used attractions or services.
Availability and pricing for an attraction or service are subject to change without notice.
Children under 5 years old travel free and must only pay the National Park entrance fee.