7 days in Puerto Iguazu & Foz do Iguacu Itinerary

7 days in Puerto Iguazu & Foz do Iguacu Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Belo Horizonte, Brazil
+2
Bus + Fly + Bus:  4 h 30 min
1
Puerto Iguazu, Argentina
— 3 nights
Drive:  15 min
2
Foz do Iguacu, Brazil
— 3 nights
Fly + Bus:  4 h 45 min
End: Belo Horizonte, Brazil

3
nights
Puerto Iguazu, Argentina

Puerto Iguazu ©
The gateway to a national park inscribed on the World Heritage List, growing Puerto Iguazu sits on the confluence of two major rivers near the border with Paraguay and Brazil.
Get out of town with these interesting Puerto Iguazu side-trips: Iguazu National Park (Salto San Martin, Iguazu Falls, &more). And it doesn't end there: wander the streets of Puerto Iguazu, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Parque Nacional Iguazu, look for all kinds of wild species at Jardin de los Picaflores, and don't miss a visit to Triple Frontier.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, use the Puerto Iguazu trip itinerary builder site.

Belo Horizonte, Brazil to Puerto Iguazu is an approximately 5.5- hour combination of bus and flight. You can also do a combination of bus, flight, and car; or drive. In January, daily temperatures in Puerto Iguazu can reach 37°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Foz do Iguacu.

Things to do in Puerto Iguazu

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Iguazu National Park
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Iguazu Falls ©
Iguazu Falls
Puerto Iguazu ©
Puerto Iguazu
Duty Free Shop Puerto Iguazu ©
Duty Free Shop Puerto Iguazu

3
nights
Foz do Iguacu, Brazil

Foz do Iguacu ©
A gateway to the world-renowned Iguacu Falls, which spectacularly divide Brazil and Argentina, the modern, high-rise city of Foz do Iguacu can't help but play second fiddle to the natural wonder in its vicinity.
Foz do Iguacu is known for nature, zoos & aquariums, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the sheer force of Iguazu Falls, get to know the resident critters at Parque das Aves Bird Park, look for gifts at Orquidario Vale Das Orquideas, and have fun at Wake Iguassu Cable Park.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Foz do Iguacu trip planning tool.

Foz do Iguacu is just a short distance from Puerto Iguazu. In January, daily temperatures in Foz do Iguacu can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Foz do Iguacu

Parks Historic Sites Nature
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Iguazu Falls ©
Iguazu Falls
Parque das Aves Bird Park ©
Parque das Aves Bird Park
Itaipu Dam ©
Itaipu Dam

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