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Falls in Argentina worth the reciprocity tax, etc?

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Falls in Argentina worth the reciprocity tax, etc?

Hello, I am looking for info from people who have visited BOTH sides of the Iguacu Falls. As a Canadian, a $125 reciprocity tax is charged to cross the border into Argentina ( plus the other costs...~$200 in total). . Just wondering if anyone who has seen the Brazilian side and then crossed the border thinks the cost justifies the view / experience? Thanks in advance!

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11. Re: Falls in Argentina worth the reciprocity tax, etc?

…embassy.gov.au/baircastellano/TAreciprocity…

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12. Re: Falls in Argentina worth the reciprocity tax, etc?

Steven D: U.S. citizens have been exempt from paying the reciprocity fee since August 23, 2016.There is no longer any reason for someone from the States to pay this fee.

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13. Re: Falls in Argentina worth the reciprocity tax, etc?

True, US citizens do not pay the fee, but the question was regarding a Canadian citizen paying the fee. Sorry if my reply was confusing to some.

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14. Re: Falls in Argentina worth the reciprocity tax, etc?

I am a little confused as to $125 fee? Is that CA $$/

Canadian visitors (tourism or business) must pay a US$78 reciprocity fee online prior to their arrival in Argentina. The fee is payable on the Dirección Nacional de Migraciones website. A printed receipt must be shown to your airline/bus company upon check-in or boarding and submitted to immigration authorities upon arrival.

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