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Iguassu National Park, Foz do Iguacu, State of Parana 85853-000, Brazil
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All reviews boat ride great fun change of clothes no shoes electric car dry clothes dry ride small waterfall a lot of fun adrenaline rush wet experience fast boat getting wet great trip plastic poncho iguazu falls unique experience
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had tried to do the boat trip on the Argentine side but they were booked out from mid-morning. They told us to come along in the afternoon to the departure point in case somebody didn’t show up but in the event it turned out...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is worth doing purely for the boat ride into the falls which is great fun. You will get very wet and have a memory that you will always remember. The rest of the “safari” could do with some improvement. On our tour, we kept...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took the ride part way and hiked part way. I don't recommend the hiking part for anyone that doesn't want to walk up and down on rocks, steps, pathways. Our guide spoke English, and was nice, but we ended up with people that didn't...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Sandra F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were hooked by the staff of macuco safari on the parking lot of Cataratas. Those guys are very persuasive (they are sticking you until you pay), to do macuco safari. Safari himself is ok (It’s just a promenade in an electric golf car with...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank CharlesB06
Reviewed 7 November 2018

we went on the Macuco boat trip in October. What a great adventure! You start at the edge of the jungle in a large jeep type vehicle which takes you to the river. On the way the guide points out different type of flora and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank tvl4life
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

The company is really organized. You take an electric car through forest for about 2km to the first station. There are lockers were you can keep your belongings and a small shop for buying raincoats. From there, you take a small cable car to the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Carol_Fal
Reviewed 3 November 2018

The Iguazu Falls are amazing!! The Macuco Safari was a blast! Word of caution...bring a change of clothes, and leave your shoes right at the departure deck....you will be soaked, but it was a blast! Would do it again in a flash!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank donyvic
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

Forget the ponchos and just wear your swimsuit. Bring a change of clothes. They have lockers to rent but our private guide, Nuxa, watched our gear for us. If you have a hat with a bill, wear it as it will help to shield your...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

You travel through the forest with an electric car and enjoy a short tranquil walk through the forest. You then board a boat and traverse up a few rapids and then submerge under a waterfall!!! Need I say more :) a short trip but thoroughly...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank DanielEndeavours
Macucosafari, Comercial at Macuco Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2018

Hello Sir, how are you? Thank you for your comments Have a good day

Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

The whole experience takes around 2 hours. A jeep ride through the forest. An optional wet or dry ride. Be prepared to get very wet. I don't want to spoil the surprise so take a plastic poncho. The ride takes about 25 minutes. Great fun

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Diamond2904
Macucosafari, Comercial at Macuco Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2018

Hello, how are you? Thanks for your comments have a good dat

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Response from Diamond2904 | Reviewed this property |
Email them. We got Senior prices at the football stadium (showed passports) and at the fort in Rio were told the discount was for nationals only.
6 July 2016|
Response from janetd90 | Reviewed this property |
First of all, it's not really a trip. It's a boat ride along a short stretch of the river and then in and out under a couple of waterfalls. It's great fun, and getting soaking wet in the frigid water felt fabulous after a... More
4 July 2016|
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Response from Kiet T | Reviewed this property |
The dock of Macuco is from Brazil side , i went twices and i loved , the one in Argentina park i never been , so i have no idea what routine they take but friend of mine do both then he said that he loved more Macuco way... More