Iguazu Falls. Argentina and Brazil – The marvelous Iguazu Falls and the South America Interior Atlantic Rainforest

Iguazu  Falls Located at the extreme northeast of Argentina close the border with Brazil, the breath-taking Iguazu Falls form an impressive 3-kilometer wide horseshoe including more tan 270 individual cascades. The Iguazu Falls have been declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

The lush subtropical jungle characteristic of this area is protected by two National Parks, the Argentine Iguazu National Park and the Brazilian Parque Nacional do Iguacu, several State Parks most of them located in Argentina and some Private Nature Reserves. Continue reading

Travel Iguazu Falls – Argentina and Brazil.

2The spectacular Iguazu Falls are undoubtedly one of the most impressive natural wonders of our Planet.

The Iguazu River forms the natural boundary between Argentina and Brazil, two fantastic Countries to enjoy an inspiring journey. A trip to South America full of experiences, allowing the savvy traveler discovers the marvels of the subtropical Rainforest diversity while enjoying friendly service and excellent touristic accommodations. Continue reading

Birdwatching at Iguazu Falls area

Yacutinga Private Nature Reserve. A birding paradise close Iguazu Falls

Exclusive for nature lovers

bird-5The area of the Iguazu Falls and surrounding Parks & Reserves offers important bird diversity.
Located 80 kilometers East from the Iguazu Falls with an exiting bird-list of over 320-bird species identificated and registered, the exclusive Yacutinga Private Reserve and the comfort of Yacutinga Lodge guarantee a successful birding expedition.

The Iguazu Falls area belongs to the phyto-geographical area of the Parana Forest. This is one of the most bio-diverse areas in Argentina.

The main characteristics that generate this exuberant Nature are its warm climate, constant humidity, and the lack of dry seasons and changing climate.

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Tourism at the Iguazu Falls area. What to do ?

Best spoken eco tours at the upper Iguazu river

nota-6-1Most probably you are organizing your trip including the visit to the famous Iguazu waterfalls. Due to its location and environmental concept, Yacutinga Lodge has become the best option to explore in detail the peculiarities of the Argentinian Interior Atlantic Rainforest .

Yacutinga is the ideal extension for your trip to the Iguazu Falls. A unique experience just 2 hrs away from the amazing Iguazu Falls to enjoy the magic and relaxing peace of the place while discovering the curiosities of its flora and fauna.

 

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Once again we have been recognized and verified by Rainforest Alliance

logo rainforest bajaAfter 15 years of leading ecotourism, we are proud to announce that we met for the second consecutive year with the Rainforest Alliance verification. The standard Rainforest Alliance verification is approved by the Global Sustainable Tourism Council, and is aligned with the Global Sustainable Tourism Criteria, a set of strict indicators in the business,
social, cultural and environmental issues.
This achievement certainly supports the strong commitment Yacutinga maintains with the environment, with the team that gives its unique identity, and with the community in general. Also, this year, our sustainability performance reached the level of excellence, which is the highest rating given by the Rainforest Alliance.

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