Foz do Iguaçu
About Foz do Iguaçu
Foz do Iguaçu lies on the border between Brazil, Argentina and Paraguay, with a distance of 630 km of Curitiba by BR-277. The city has an international airport to facilitate the access of tourists.
During the summer the temperatures are very high, with the maximum around 33° C, but in winter the mild afternoons soften the morning and nights are very cold.
The city is world famous for the natural beauty of the Iguaçu Falls, located in Iguaçu National Park, the border between Brazil and Argentina, and has 275 waterfalls. The tour begins by trail through the Woods, then crosses the observation walkway and finally comes "Devil's throat", largest and most impressive of all.
So the ride occurs peacefully the tourist spot has quality infrastructure to meet visitors.
Another classic script is shopping in Paraguay. Prices are mostly lower than in Brazil, are main reason to cross the friendship bridge. Meet the Itaipu hydroelectric power plant cannot be left out, it is number one in production and second in size in the world, its construction is one of the greatest works of modern engineering. To learn more about the history of composition just go to the Eco-Museum and its exhibitions.
The three-border landmark is one of the main points of interest, meeting place of Argentina, Brazil, and Paraguay as well as of the Iguaçu and Paraná rivers. It's worth going to the Park of birds, while walking visitors entering the ponds that are home to birds from various parts of the world.
The wax museum and the Valley of the Dinosaurs they promise fun with sculptures in real sizes.
Pirá de Foz is the typical dish of the region's main, consist of fish stew, mashed Yucca and spinach rice.
The city was a military colony and was known as Vila Iguassu until 1918 when it became known as Foz do Iguaçu.
One and a half million tourists will check every year the city full of beauty and attractions. The hostels in Foz do Iguacu are highly sought after by tourists and their diversity appeals to all tastes.
|Foz do Iguaçu, PR|
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|Feb 22, 2017|