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Wanda Mines: Tours & Tickets

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South of the Iguazu Falls, Wanda, Argentina
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The mines are very interesting, amazing to understand how they've been formed and found.. what was disappointing was the lack of organization in the tour and how we were tricked into the gift shop. As we tried to drive into what we thought was the...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank VictoriaJArgentina
Reviewed September 2, 2019 via mobile

This was nice. Would I say a highlight? Probably not. Only go if you have spare time in Iguazu but don't make a special trip. It's about an hour or slightly less drive from Iguazu. There are guided tours of about thirty minutes. We had...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank yota7
Reviewed March 9, 2019 via mobile

It's about 45 minutes from Iguazú by public bus. The bus drops you at a dirt road from where it is a 3 km walk (and 3 km back) to the mine. There are also taxi's waiting and I took one for AR$300 return. The...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank ladytrave
Reviewed November 23, 2018

Mines good, lovely to see the christals, guide good! stones they sell are sometimes fake and painted!

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 27, 2018

Visited the Wanda Mines on my way to Puerto Iguazu, Argentina. My guide, Gabriel was a young man who spoke 4 different languages and he took me on a tour of the mines and showed me precious stones like Quartz, Topaz and Amethyst which were...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Charles L
Reviewed February 2, 2018

Our visit to the Minas de Wanda was very brief, but totally worth it! We came by taxi (500 pesos return trip, from Puerto Iguazu - I don't know, if this is a reasonable price, but it sounded fair to us), and stayed for about...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed September 17, 2017 via mobile

Very interesting to learn the history and see the geodes. While we were in the mines they were blasting in another tunnel... Made most of us in the group nervous as the cave shook. They sell what they mine as well as import gems from...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank kareni138
Reviewed July 18, 2017 via mobile

It is an interesting place to go, and the guides have a lot of information but it does not take a lot of time and it ends up in a gift shop. If you need a guide that speaks English you have to book in...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank linelundsbakkenp
Reviewed April 19, 2017

The mines didn't tell me anything interesting. Women will love the jewlery shop outside the mine. I didn't like the stones, my wife love them.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Guillermo B
Reviewed March 7, 2017 via mobile

Iguassu Falls Park was closed due to puma sightings so our tour guide had to scramble to find a replacement. We went to Wanda Mines where they mine semi precious stones. We were led down to the actual mines. Everywhere you see partial geodes of...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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December 8, 2016|
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Response from Leila M | Reviewed this property |
Hello, Currently the entrance: Extrangers: AR$ 150 Latin American: AR$ 130 Argentinos: AR$ 100 6- years old: free Opened everydays from 7:00 hs. to 19:00 hs For the night show with lights ans sounds: Winter time 19.00... More
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Dear dalebiteen, Today the entrance fee cost AR$ 80,00 which is around Us$ 06.00 per person and for this only cash. To buy at the shop, credit cards are accepted. Once most of the visitors are seniors I think this is already... More
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Response from alejandra j | Reviewed this property |
Verifique en que mina va a comprar. Hay una que se llama Compañia Minera Wanda. Y otra que se llama Minera Tierra Colorada. Tambien en Wanda. Las piedras y joyas son falsas. Googlee hay cientos de denuncias. A mi me paso en... More
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