Inside the Iguaçu National Park there are many ways to enjoy the Iguaçu Falls, but none of them leaves visitors so close to the falls, and even within them, such as the Macuco Safari. The tour is synonymous of adventure and adrenaline, but it also provides moments of relaxation through woods.
The tour departs on the Macuco Visitor Center – the second stopping point of the official transportation Park – after a brief orientation and tips on what path to follow. Properly instructed the visitor embarks on an electric cart which runs to trail 3 km, which receives information about the flora and fauna that surround the Iguaçu National Park. At the end of the trail, a walk (optional) suspended on track to meet some more of the local nature. This path ends at a collection point, new and modern, offering visitors a complete infrastructure of support, with a snack bar, lockers, rest area and restrooms.
A new track with stairs leads to the pier where the instructions are passed on the ride, safety boat and distribution of life jackets. In space, already on the Iguaçu River waters, it is time for the protection of electronic equipment and board the twin-engine inflatable boats that take tourists to one of the most fantastic adventures in the Land of the Waterfalls.
With the wind on the face is impossible to conceal the expectation and therefore the Iguaçu has its most beautiful setting. Baptism takes place in leap “Three Musketeers”, where the pilot maneuver and near the boat, providing passengers with an impressive view of the water falling from about 80 meters high. As you approach the falls, the visitor realizes that placing raincoat was a mere formality and the bath is inevitable and the return is renewed soul.
Comfortable clothes and shoes, bring towel and if you don’t want to stay wet after the shower of the falls, put in the bag another change of clothes and a towel.
Capacity of boats 23 to 25 people
Service: daily (including Sundays and holidays)
Opening Hours: 09:00 am to 05:30 pm – Departure every 15 minutes.
Phone: + 55 45 3529 6262 / 3574-4244
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