We will arrive in Puerto Iguazu in the morning(around 11 am) and leave from brazilian side (IGU) next day at noon.
1. How can we see both argentinian and brasilian side in this time frame? Any advice is more than welcomed.
2. Where to sleep? Argentina or Brasil?
3. Any recommendation for a boat trip?
Any recent info about the cost of a taxi and of the bus from the puerto Iguazu airport to the centre of the town? Thank you.
Do you have any personal experience on visiting a Guarani Village at the argentinian side? Any recomendation of the company you made the visit?
1.Can you pls tell me where do all people who claim to get so wet during the boat trip in the cataratas change their clothes? Are there any special places?
2. Are there lockers at the argentinian falls? Wher can someone leave one's bag?
3. Is the ticket for the falls valid for the whole day, which means one can leave and come later back?
4. Are the buses often coming and going or is it better to have a car rent and feel free to leave any time?
Thanks a lot.
Has anybody visited any Guarani village where these people live now? How can one visit these places? On our own, through travel agents? It seems there are two or three of them mentioned in different websites eg.Comunidad Guarani Yriapu - Comunidad Indigena Iriapu, or the Mborore Fort. Which one is really worth the visit? Any ifo would be appreciated. Thank you.
Hallo my friends. It seems very difficult to find info about the bus that gets from Puerto Iguazu to Ciudad del Este directly (without having to stop to Brazil borders). Some people who write their experience, report that the name of the bus is "El Practico" with the sign "Ciudad del Este, Directo", and one has to get it from the omnibus terminal. It also seems that once you get to the Argentina borders to get your passport stamped the bus driver is waiting for the passengers but once arriving at the Paraguay borders one must ask the driver to stop and get down with luggage since the bus will not wait for you. Then a taxi to your destination is the next step. Can anybody tell me how acurate all the above is? I guess that the timetable of the bus is impossible to be found online...
Thanks a lot.
Hallo my friends. We are planning a trip from Buenos Aires to Iguazu Falls. But we would like to combine the experience with a visit to the Jesuit missions in Argentina (San Ignacio etc.) and in Paraguay (Jesús de Tavarangüe) and to the capital city of Paraguay, Asuncion. But I'm not sure how to combine them as for the means of transport.
Do you know if renting a car and passing borders in South America is a problem or does everything go smoothly? The two missions are quite close to each other and it's only a matter of boarders. Any advice would be mostly appreciated. Thank you.
How far a taxi ride is the Falls from the IGR Airport?
We are a party of 4 arriving IGR airport at 11am to go to Iguazu Jungle Lodge. Can 4 people fit in a taxi? And should we take a minibus, shuttle, taxi or remise at the IGR airport? Which way is more economical for a group of 4?
Do we need to book any in advance or we'll find everything there at the airport when we arrive?
Could you please tell me the approx. taxi cost vs. remise cost from IGR airport to the Lodge one way?
For the return to the airport from the Falls (Argentine side), are taxis easily available outside the Parque? and how much should the taxi cost to IGR?
Do we need to arrange the return to IGR airport to be picked-up in advance ?
Or is there a bus or shuttle at around 5PM that we can take from the Parque to IGR?
Hola. Me gustaría conocer las ruinas en mi viaje a Iguazú. Mi idea es salir de Posadas por la tarde y conocer las ruinas tarde/noche con el show de luces, (entiendo que demora 1 hora) y luego partir con dirección a Puerto Iguazú (entiendo que demora 3 horas) para poder visitar las cataratas del lado argentino al día siguiente.
Alguien me puede indicar si existen buses para hacer este trayecto (considerando que saldría de San Ignacio en la noche). De ser el caso, frecuecias, necesidad de reserva, o cualquier otro dato.
Muchas gracias anticipadas!
I am planning to spend one night on the Brazil side of the falls and three nights on the Argentina side of the falls.
Is this the best plan?
How difficult/costly is it to cross the border from Brazil to Argentina?
Should I find one hotel for my entire stay and go to both sides?
My wife and I are both british citizens. We are travelling to Rio, then planning to travel to Iguazu on our way to Buenos Aires. We would like to visit both sides of the falls, but we're coming from Foz du Iguacu Airport on a Friday and then travelling out from Puerto Iguazu Airport on the Monday (intending a day for each side of the falls). Is it better to stay in a hotel on the Brazilian or Argentinian side (we do not intend to stay at one of the more expensive places near the falls unfortunately). If we have just come from Brazil is it easier to stay there and then travel over just for our day trip to the Argentine side and then our trip to the airport on the Monday, or are we better to cross the border when we arrive on the Friday and nip back into Brazil for the day? We would rather stay in one hotel for the duration.
Is customs a reasonably straight forward job?
Does anybody know how I would get from Puerto Iguazu to Iguazu Falls (Argentinian side), and also the next day I will be visiting the Brazilian side, where would the best place be to visit next in Brazil? I am planning to travel through all of Brazil so preferably somewhere close to Iguazu Falls to start off with, also would you recommend visiting other places around here such as Chile, Peru, Paraguay, Bolivia, etc. Thank you!
We travelled to Puerto Iguazu from Brazil on 30th of December. We were waiting for the bus to Argentina and a guy came and joined us. Waited together, passed the border, helped each other, chat a little bit. Then at the Argentina office I lost him without saying goodbye or thanks.
So, if you know someoneo traveled from.Rio de Janeiro to a city in Argentina via Foz de Iguaçu and Puerto Iguazu on 30th of December, please say him I am searching for him. Or thank him for me.
Any advices to contact him is welcome btw.
Thanks folks, in advance.
Planning to be in Iguazu for 2.5 days at the beginning of October, but just discovered that I am not a candidate for yellow fever vaccine and am wondering if reasonable caution (bug repellent, long sleeves/pants) is sufficient or if I must cancel this lap of my trip. Don't want to, but don't want to be frightened all the time either. Are there places within the site to avoid, times of day to stay indoors? Are the hotels "safe"? Grateful for your thoughts.
Can one cross the border between Argentina and Brazil any hour or there are timings for it to stamp the passport?
We fly in late at night on the Brazillian side and fly out 2 days later in the morning from the Argentina side of the falls. Which country should we book our accomodation in or should we spend the first night in Brazil and the other 2 nights in Argentina?
Hi! does anyone know anyone know if there is a bus from Puerto Iguazú to Salto or Montevideo in Uruguay?. I got told there is one but i cant find the information online.
I would like to travel via bus from Buenos Aires to Iguazu falls. How long is the trip? Cost? Does anyone has the website to the bus line? Is the destination of the bus near hotels that are very, very reasonable? I have a small roll- baggage, is that going to be a problem on the bus?
Malaria pills or not? I intend to stay two nights, three days.
Any other questions that I should know that would be important?
Thank you! Gracias mi gente!!
I am staying on the Argentine side of Iguazu Falls for a day. Is it worth it to cross the border and visit the Brazilian side of Iguazu Falls as well? Is it worth the trouble to get the Brazilian visa if I am not going anywhere else in Brazil? What is difference between the Argentine side versus the Brazilian side?
just wondering if there is anywhere to store your luggage on the Brazil side of the Falls? We fly into the Puerto Iguazu side and would like to get a taxi the next day to the Brazil side and was hoping there was somewhere in the national park to store our suitcase.
any assistance would be appreciated.
I am arriving at the brazil airport in the evening, my plan is to
go to the argentina side that evening or early the next morning. Then
have the day for the argentina side, and in the evening go to the
brazil side. See that side in the morning and i have to be at the
airport at 13.00 p.m.
- can i do this or is this not enough time to really enjoy it?
- what i really would like to know is how long the busride is from the
brazil airport to the argentina side. I read 1 hour till 4 hours so i dont know.
- do the buses go in the evening?
Anyone flew from Fog de Igazu ( Brazil ) to Rio on TAM 3:30pm?
1. Its the only direct afternoon flight available...was it ever cancelled?
2. We are checking out of Sheraton on ARG side in the morning..is there enough time to see Brazil side of Falls before flying out?
3. Can we check-in our luggage early at the airport and then continue to the falls?
I am travelling with my wife to the Falls next year. We are arriving and departing from IGU the Brazil airport but, we are staying in a hotel in Puerto Iguazu Argentina. We arrive around 7pm.
Will it be difficult for us to catch a taxi from the Brazil Airport and cross the border to Puerto Iguazu Argentina in the evening?
About how long will it take?
How much would we expect to pay for the taxi?
Do any buses operate between IGU airport and Puerto Iguazu in the evening?
Thank you in anticipation!
My husband and I will need to take a bus (very romantic!) from Iguazu Falls (argentine side) to Buenos Aires on 21 st or 22nd December.... can anyone advise me a website that we can prebook some seats through ahead of leaving for our trip??
Also is it best to get the Cama Coche (???! sorry if spelling is wrong!) as i know it's a good 17/18 hour journey!
Also do we also REALLY need to get Yellow Fever jabs done or will DEET deter them bugs enough?
Thanks in advance!!! :-D
I arrive at IGR (Argentine) at 1500 for a 2 night stay. Departing at 1800 (same airport) on 3rd day. On the last day travelling from Puerto Iguazo will I have time to tour falls from Brazilian side and still have time to get catch plane (not sure how long crossing the border takes and I will have to do that twice). Is there somewhere at IGR to leave luggage so that I can travel lightly for the falls visits.
Hi! I will travel with my family to Puerto Iguazú. I am arriving at almost 9:00 PM to the airport, I would like to know if it is necessary to rent a car before arriving. Or if there are bus or taxi services from the airport to the city since it is late in the night. Thank you for your help.
we are definitely booking into the sheraton hotel with you. is it necessary to have a 1/2 tour to devil's throat or can we walk there by ourselves?
what is the best option for round trip transfers to hotel from airport? does the sheraton provide shuttles?
thank you very much!
cheers, ling foo (australia)
I am considering an early flight from IGU (Brazilian) airport to Rio at 9:30a.m.
I would plan to use a taxi. I will have a Brazilian visa. At what time would I need to leave my Puerto Iquazu hotel to arrive at the airport in time for my flight? Thank you in advance for advice.
Hello, my name is Hiroshi. I wish to know if the bus service is available between Salta and Iguaz. If so could you tell how I can make a reservaion.
I am visiting Iguas on beginning of September.