Great Argentina Adventures
Knowing what to do when going on an Argentina vacation package is difficult. One of the most varied countries in South America, there is so much to do and even more to see when you are in Argentina. With this in mind, you are going to have to be specific about exactly what it is that you want to do. If you are considering adventurous South America travel with stunning landscapes and wildlife then these two places will be right up your street.
The Iguazu waterfalls are a destination that nature lovers cannot miss. There are more than 250 separate falls that are located in both Brazil and
Argentina. There are two opportunities to see them – hiking or by boat – and whichever you decide will result in you finding a vantage point will stunning views. The most impressive of all the falls is the Garganta del Diablo or Devil’s Throat. The fall spans both countries and can be seen most impressively from the water. This can be done via a tour or by renting a canoe.
Set in the jungle, the surrounding area is populated with a variety of animals and birds along with enormous butterflies and other insects. The Sendero Macuco, for example, is a quiet nature trail where you are likely to see monkeys and toucans at the very least. The best opportunities for catching the area wildlife are in the late afternoon or early in the evening. You get a more active fauna to see thanks to the fact that there are less tourists around during these moments.
You can spend the night right in the national park itself but this is a five-star and expensive option. Otherwise, you can find lodging of all levels in the nearby Puerto Iguazu. Look for one with a pool so you further enjoy your downtime from visiting the attraction.