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.
30 days before your tour
Pick Up and Drop Off:
"From Your Hotel " -
"From Your Hotel"
Spanish and English Speaking Guide
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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.
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.
Bug and mosquito repellent and sun protection.
Does this tour have any age restrictions?
No! This tour is available for everyone.