Wednesday, June 4, 2014

Iguazu Falls on Border of Argentina and Brazil is one of the New Seven Wonders of the World. It was announced as one of the seven wonder on November 11, 2011. Since, then it has become one of the hot spot destination for travel and tourism. It is even compared to legendary Niagara Falls and now even admired more than that for its scenic beauty.

Iguazu Falls are the waterfalls of the Iguazu River on the border of the Brazilian state of Parana and the Argentinian province of Misiones. The falls divide the river into the upper and lower Iguazu. The Iguazu River forms the boundary between Argentina and Brazil.

How to Reach - There are two international airports that are close to Iguazu Falls. On Argentine Cataratas del Iguazu International Airport (IGR) and the Brazilian Foz do Iguaçu International Airport (IGU). Argentina's airport is 25 kilometres (16 mi) from the city of Iguazu but closer to the Falls hotels than its Brazilian counterpart. There is bus and taxi service from and to the Airport-Falls. Brazil's airport is between Foz do Iguaçu, Brazil and the falls.

The falls can be reached from the two main towns Puerto Iguazu in Argentina and Foz do Iguaçu in Brazil, as well as from Ciudad del Este, Paraguay, on the other side of the Parana river from Foz do Iguaçu. The falls are shared by the Iguazu National Park (Argentina) and Iguaçu National Park (Brazil). The two parks were designated UNESCO World Heritage Sites in 1984 and 1987, respectively.

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So, if you are thinking for a long time to visit a natural wonder place, then of course visit Iguazu Falls in border of Argentina and Brazil. It will be a lifetime experience.


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