Full Day Tour in San Ignacio Ruins and Wanda Mines

Tours & Sightseeing in Argentina

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Spend a day discovering the rich history of the Iguazu Falls region. Discover the famous Jesuit mission of 1632, which aimed to spread Christianity in Argentina during the Spanish colonial period. Then explore the Minas de Wanda and their fabulous crystals before returning to the hotel.
On this incredible tour you will know the mines of Wanda and the Ruinas de San Ignacio.Minas De Wanda: Located 60 kilometers from the border with Foz do Iguaçu, Argentina, Minas de Wanda hides the true preciousness.With galleries of 300 meters, we find precious stones that can be observed during the guided tour. After the visit, we continue to the shop, where pieces of decoration and jewelry are sold with stones mined in local mines.Ruinas San Ignacio: After crossing the Brazil-Argentina customs, they are about 250 km, declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1984.The tour offers a visit to one of the oldest Jesuit works in the region, where you can appreciate the architecture of its buildings carved in stone, with details of Baroque origin, interpreted and developed by indigenous artists of the time.During the journey there will be an animation, with sounds and lights, that will make you watch a beautiful show.

What’s included

  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • Professional guide

What’s not included

  • Entrance fees
  • Food and drinks