Top ChoicePark in Iguazú Falls

Parque Nacional Iguazú

Parque Nacional Iguazú

On the Argentine side of the marvelous falls, this park has loads to offer, and involves a fair amount of walking. The spread-out entrance complex ends at a train station, with departures every half-hour to the...

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Garganta del Diablo

Garganta del Diablo

A 1.1km walkway across the placid Río Iguazú leads to one of the planet’s most spectacular sights, the 'Devil’s Throat.' The lookout platform is perched right over this amazingly powerful, concentrated torrent of...

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Circuito Inferior

Circuito Inferior

This circuit (1400m) descends to the river, passing delightfully close to falls on the way. At the end of the path prepare for a drenching at the hands of Salto Bossetti if you're game. Just short of here, a free...

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Circuito Superior

Circuito Superior

The Paseo Superior (1750m) is entirely level and gives good views of the tops of several cascades and across to more. A recently constructed final section crosses a large swath of the Iguazú river, ending above...

Top ChoiceGastronomy in Puerto Iguazú

De La Fonte

This exquisite hotel restaurant, domain of a maverick creative talent, is super-strong on presentation, whether homemade pasta or inventive creations with a touch of molecular gastronomy. The imagination on...

Top ChoiceMarket in Puerto Iguazú

Feria

A really nice place to eat or have a beer is this market in the north of town. It’s full of stalls selling Argentine wines, sausages, olives and cheese to visiting Brazilians, and several of them put out picadas,...

Island in Parque Nacional Iguazú

Isla San Martín

From the end of the Paseo Inferior, a free launch takes you across to this island with a trail of its own that gives the closest look at several falls, including Salto San Martín, a huge, furious cauldron of...

Argentine in Puerto Iguazú

La Rueda

A mainstay of upmarket eating in Puerto Iguazú, this culinary heavyweight still packs a punch. The salads are inventive and delicious, as are the imaginative river-fish (mostly pacú and surubí) creations. Meat...

Animal Sanctuary in Puerto Iguazú

Güirá Oga

On the way to the falls, this is an animal hospital and center for rehabilitation of injured wildlife. It also carries out valuable research into the Iguazú forest environment and has a breeding program for...

Viewpoint in Puerto Iguazú

Hito Argentino

A kilometer west of the center, this is a great viewpoint with a small obelisk painted in Argentine colors at the impressive confluence of the Ríos Paraná and Iguazú. From here you can see Brazil and Paraguay,...

Architecture in Puerto Iguazú

Casa Ecológica de Botellas

About 300m off the falls road, this fascinating place is well worth a visit. The owners have taken used packaging materials – plastic bottles, juice cartons and the like – to build not only an impressive house,...

Argentine in Puerto Iguazú

La Dama Juana

Offering a compact interior and pleasant balcony terrace, this is more informal than most of this strip and offers significant value. Service comes with a smile; abundant meat or fish plates with innovative...

Asian in Puerto Iguazú

Terra

Chalked signatures of myriad satisfied customers mark the walls of this chilled bar-restaurant that specializes in wok dishes, with teriyaki salmon, pasta and salads as other options. Dishes are solid rather than...

Parrilla in Puerto Iguazú

Color

This popular indoor-outdoor pizza 'n’ parrilla packs them into its tightly spaced tables, so don’t discuss state secrets. Prices are OK for this strip, and the meat comes out redolent of wood smoke; the wood-oven...

Argentine in Puerto Iguazú

Aqva

Solicitous service and plenty of flavor keep this split-level corner bungalow filled with the buzz of contented diners. The quality of the meat is excellent, and there's also an ample river fish selection, though...

Argentine in Puerto Iguazú

Tatu Carreta

Located in a big barn-like structure a block away from the main restaurant strip, this popular grill serves up big portions to a mostly Argentine crowd. The outside terrace seating fills up first and is a good...

Argentine in Puerto Iguazú

Bocamora

A romantic location overlooking two rivers and three nations is reason enough to come to this place just down the hill from the Argentine border marker. It specializes in grilled meats and well-prepared plates of...

Italian in Puerto Iguazú

Trattoria La Toscana

A genuine Italian-run outfit, La Toscana offers delectable homemade pasta, flavorful risotto and a full selection of beef and river fish. Try the pumpkin, cinnamon and pine-nut ravioli. The mix-and-match...

Argentine in Puerto Iguazú

La Misionera

A good budget option in the heart of town, this per-kilo buffet has a small but tasty selection of hot dishes alongside pastas, salads and great vegetable pies. Every time you visit the buffet take the plate to...

Bar in Puerto Iguazú

Quita Penas

A happening open-air bar in the middle of Puerto Iguazú's little nightlife strip, Quita Penas has an elevated deck and a variety of other spaces below. It serves good food and is a fine place to sink some beers...