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Iguassu Life Tour - Day Tours
Ranked #2 of 47 Tours in Foz do Iguacu
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Reviewed October 26, 2015

Iguassu Falls on both sides of the Argentine and Brazillian borders are truly fantastic, spectacular and mesmeric. HOWEVER,!!!! I do recommend that you take the trips from your hotel by taxi or public transport AND NOT VIA A TOUR AGENCY. We booked through Trip Advisor and Viatour and the bus was 40 minutes late for both trips - no apology or reason. Then you are taken by the bus and guides to a place for a stop to buy water bottles which of course is a high priced souvenir shop for which all the guides receive commission for money spent by tourists. So we could have got to the park around 90 minutes earlier but for this charade! As it was we missed two of the trailers on the Argentina side as we had to get back to the bus to leave for the hotels. Iguassu Falls is magic but the tour guides are a joke and I blame Trip Advisor and Viatour for their recommendations. Shame on you!

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Reviewed July 30, 2015

My husband and I planned to spend 3 days and 2 nights at Foz do Iguassu. I had been to the waterfalls before, but only on the Brazilian side. I thought "I Knew" enough, and that we could get everything done in less than a day, but I needed guidance on exploring the Argentinian side. We contacted Iguassu Life Tours and Nilsa was there for us from the beginning.

Long story short, we had problems getting the visa to enter the Argentine side. Our plans were ruined!

Nilsa Quickly pulled together a new itinerary. We got to see a Bird park and butterfly house, a Buddhist temple, a cultural show, three points, and incredible views of Paraguay. She was always on time and even though English is not her first language, she did her best to give us interesting facts and tips for enjoying the town.

By far my favorite part of the trip were the unexpected tours of places off the beaten path customized to our likes. I showed her a picture of a decoration at the hotel that I liked, and she took me to a store in downtown where I was able to get an amazing deal. We told he we were surprised by the price of bottled water, she turned it into a tour of a local supermarket, where we were able to stock up and eat the best (and most affordable) lunch on our trip. She even took us to a local Orchid shop where we were able to meet the owner and smell an orchid that smells like vanilla.

Nilsa made the trip unforgettable, and I am eternally grateful. She treated us like more than clients, we felt like guests.

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