Is Iguazu Falls worth it?

Iguazu Falls, one of the 7 wonder of nature

Well, let me think how to tell you this… Yes!!!, the Iguazu Falls are definitely worth visiting! They are one of the world’s most spectacular natural wonders and offer a truly awe-inspiring experience. The falls are located in a beautiful setting, surrounded by lush rainforest vegetation and abundant wildlife.

Visitors can take a variety of different tours and activities to explore the falls and surrounding area, including hiking, boat rides, and helicopter tours. One of the highlights of a visit to the falls is the Devil’s Throat, a U-shaped chasm that marks the border between Argentina and Brazil and offers stunning views of the water cascading over the cliffs.

In addition to the falls themselves, the area is home to a variety of other attractions, including wildlife reserves, cultural and historical sites, and adventure activities like zip-lining and white-water rafting.

 

Iguazu Falls: one of the new 7-wonders of nature

The Iguazu Falls are one of the world’s most spectacular natural wonders and are widely considered to be one of the Seven Wonders of Nature. Located on the border between Brazil and Argentina, the falls consist of hundreds of cascades and channels that stretch over 2.7 kilometers (1.7 miles).

The most famous of these cascades is the Devil’s Throat, a massive U-shaped cataract that marks the border between the two countries. The falls are fed by the Iguazu River, which originates in the Serra do Mar mountains of Brazil and flows into the Paraná River.

The Iguazu Falls are surrounded by lush rainforest vegetation and are home to a rich array of plant and animal species. The area is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and is protected as a national park on both the Brazilian and Argentine sides.

Visitors can explore the falls through a variety of activities, including hiking, boat rides, and helicopter tours. The falls can be visited from both the Brazilian and Argentine sides, each offering a different perspective and unique views of the cascades.

Overall, the Iguazu Falls are a truly awe-inspiring natural wonder and are a must-see destination for anyone interested in nature, adventure, and cultural richness.

The Iguazu Falls were officially declared one of the New Seven Wonders of Nature on November 11, 2011. The designation was the result of a global voting campaign organized by the New7Wonders Foundation, which invited people from around the world to vote for their favorite natural sites. The Iguazu Falls were one of 28 finalists selected from a list of more than 440 sites, and ultimately received more than 1 million votes to earn their place among the New Seven Wonders of Nature.

 

Iguazu Falls

 

 

Overall, a visit to the Iguazu Falls is a truly unforgettable experience that should be on every nature lover’s bucket list. The falls offer a unique combination of natural beauty, cultural richness, and adventure, making it a destination that is sure to leave a lasting impression.

Ramiro Rodriguez

Ramiro Rodriguez

25 years working in the travel industry, as Sales & Marketing Manager at RipioTurismo. Marketing Manager at Nuevas Ideas Travel Consulting Group. Writer and travel lover.

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