Tapir and Yacutinga Watching Tour in Urugua-í Provincial Park

  • Private Excursion
  • English Speaking Guides
  • Half Day Tour (PM)
From USD: 396

After visiting the falls, don't miss the chance to see Tapirs and Yacutingas in Urugua-í Provincial Park

Accompanied by Emilio White, an expert ornithologist and naturalist guide, you will go to the Uruguay-í Provincial Park to look for two rare animals near the Iguazu Falls: the Tapir and the Yacutinga (black-fronted pipinguan).

If you are a lover of animals and nature, you should definitely take this tour during your visit to Iguazu Falls.

About Emilio White

Emilio White is a passionate naturalist photographer, ornithological guide and an Atlantic Rainforest lover. He is autor of 3 books. The latest one is about the Iguazu National Park. Now, he is working on a book about the jaguar in Argentina.

He is member of Proyecto Yaguareté, a Group of researchers with more than 15 years investigating the jaguar in this ecoregion, and dedicated to conservation. This group belongs to CEIBA, the Atlantic Rainforest Investigation Center.

He worked with the British Broadcasting Corporation, the BBC, as a field assistant on several television series, within the Natural History Unit. Emilio participated in “The Life of Mammals”,“Wildlife On One”, “Planet Earth” and “Life” in Argentina and in other Latin American countries, mainly in Costa Rica, Panamá, Brazil , Chile and the United Kingdom.

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Duration:

AM

Cancellation Policy:

30 days before your tour

Availability:

Every day

Starting Time:

15:00

Finishing Time:

21:00

Pick Up and Drop Off:

"From Your Hotel " -

 "From Your Hotel"

Language:

Spanish and English Speaking Guide

Maximum Group Size:

4

Minimum Booking:

2

You are going to be picked up from your hotel and we will drive 1 hour and a half through the heart of the Iguazu National Park along the 101 National  Road, up to the Urugua-í Provintial Park.

Once there, you will walk a very nice trail expecting to see the the black-fronted pipinguan (Yacutinga), an endemic bird that only exists in this ecoregion and nowhere else in the world.  At the end of the trail and when the sun goes down (chances are better in this moment!) we will be waiting on a hide, to see in it’s intimacy, the biggest mammal of south America, the Tapir.

Outings: We suggest to depart from Iguazu at 3 pm and we will be arriving back at Iguazu at 8.30/9 pm.

  • Transport from your hotel in Puerto Iguazu or Foz de Iguazu
  • Private Watching Tour to with Emilio White to see the Tapir and Yacutinga.
  • Snacks and non-alcoholic drinks
  • Transport back to your hotel.
  • Extras not mentioned in the itinerary.
There's no optionals available for this excursions. Let us know if you need anything on your booking.

If for any reason, you decide to cancel the activity or excursion, the cancellation conditions specified in the product description or in the voucher will be valid.

In the event that the cancellation conditions in the product description do not differ, the provider of tourist services will charge you the following cancellation fees:

  • 0 to 7 days before the date: 100% of penalty
  • 7 to 14 days before the date: 50% of penalty.
  • 14 to 30 days before the date: 30% of penalty.
  • More than 30 days before the date: 100% refundable.

What should i bring to the tour?

Comfortable footwear and clothes are recommended.
Passports.
Bug and mosquito repellent and sun protection.

Does this tour have any age restrictions?

No! This tour is available for everyone.

What Our Travelers Says

August 31, 2022

Christine Granger

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Foz Iguazu Brazil & Argentina 2nights

"We had an amazing trip, the tours Ramiro Organised for us were absolutely perfect. The level of service was faultless & we had a great tour guide who collected us from the airport and looked after everything for us. From looking after our luggage to transporting us swiftly & safely across the border to meet our tours & hotel. We were delighted with all the ground arrangements and will definitely use Ripioturismo again for any future travel requirements.

August 9, 2022

Shelley Paeth

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Iguazu falls

"Hi Ramiro Just wanted you to know how much we enjoyed our trip to iquazu falls. The gal who picked us up from the airport was outstanding! We had some very important and unexpected legal things we needed to attend in A timely way and she helped make that happen. I cannot remember her name BUT she was sooooo helpful . She also was a great tour guide as well!! Spoke outstanding English and very knowledgeable. Our hotel o2 was very nice and their food was also very good. Our guide the next day..Lucero?? Was lovely, knowledgeable and got us to all the trails in spite of the huge numbers of people! She was a joy. Your driver for our trip to the airport at 3:30..was prompt and professional. Thank you for organizing our trip and having such a outstanding team working for you! It was beyond our expectations!

July 26, 2022

Anonymus

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Amazing tour of Iguazu falls

"Amazing tour of Iguazu falls. We did the 2 day/1 night option and saw both Brazil and Argentinian sides. Everything arranged perfectly. Tour guides and drivers were excellent. Guides and drivers spoke English. Highly recommend!

July 14, 2022

Mary Zachoulitou

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It was a great experience

"It was a great experience. We enjoyed the tour and especially the extras.

June 17, 2022

Ronda Deabler

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Amazing VIP Day Trip

"This was an amazing adventure! We are so happy that we added all the extras to our package. Ramiro, our travel agent, was able to quickly help us reschedule our trip when our flights were cancelled due to weather issues. Junior, our guide, picked us up at the airport in the morning and treated us like VIP's the whole day. He shared many details about the falls that we would have never learned on our own. He also shared many details about birds and plants that we were interested in. We were able to see many different animals as we were leaving the park at the end of the day, as there were less people. Junior was always on the lookout to fulfill our desire to see a toucan. As we were driving out of the park, he spotted a toucan high in the trees for us to see. Junior was a very thoughtful and knowledgeable guide. The falls of course were jaw dropping amazing! So many walkways to see the falls from different angles. Pictures and videos will never show how wonderful this place is. We found the jungle/boat ride tons of fun. We were very happy we brought an extra change of clothes and sandals to wear on the boat ride. You will definitely get wet. This is a must do experience and well worth the money!

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