Great Adventure in Iguazú: Boat Excursion to the Waterfalls


From: 99 USD


  • Enjoy the opportunity to get close to the falls and end up soaked by the mist.
  • First, you'll have a 5-kilometer ride in 4x4 trucks through the jungle of the national park.
  • An almost obligatory excursion to undertake during your visit to Iguazu Falls.


The Great Adventure at Iguazu Falls is an exhilarating experience lasting approximately 2 hours and 15 minutes, allowing you to enjoy a boat ride close to the falls and end up completely soaked by their waters.

You will embark on a 4×4 truck for a 5-kilometer journey through the Yacaratiá and Puerto Macuco trails, where a bilingual guide will introduce you to the ecosystem of the Misiones jungle.

Then, you’ll enjoy a 6-kilometer trip upstream, where you’ll marvel at the landscapes of the area and finally approach the impressive falls of the Devil’s Throat, San Martin, and Three Musketeers, where you’ll experience the thrilling “baptism of the mists.”

It’s a unique and almost mandatory experience during your visit to Iguazu Falls.


📍 DestinationIguazu Falls
▶ Starting TimeAM or PM
🕛 Duration1hs to 4hs
🚴 Type of TourAdventure
📄 FeaturesGroup Service

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The Great Adventure begins at the Visitor Center, near the entrance to the Iguazú National Park on the Argentine side.

There, you will board a 4×4 truck that will take you through the Yacaratiá and Puerto Macuco trails, delving into the Misiones jungle. During this 5-kilometer journey, a bilingual guide will teach you about the ecosystem of the area.

After this introduction to the jungle, you must descend about 150 steps to reach the dock. Here, equipped with life jackets and provided with waterproof bags to protect your personal items, you will embark on a boat that will take you upstream.

During this 6-kilometer water journey, you can contemplate the landscape that combines the river and the jungle, enjoying the view of small waterfalls and the scenery of the place.

The highlight of the excursion will be the approach to the imposing falls of the Garganta del Diablo, San Martín, and Tres Mosqueteros. Here, you will experience the famous “baptism of the mists,” a unique experience where you will immerse yourself under the waterfalls, feeling the force and majesty of the water.

This will be the ideal moment to take memorable photographs, capturing the essence of the Iguazú Falls.

After this exciting experience, you will begin the return to the dock, where you must climb the stairs to board the truck.

The entire experience lasts approximately 2 hours and 15 minutes.

Frequently Asked Questions

It is feasible as long as the person is not pregnant, does not have osteoporosis, spine problems, a history of heart conditions, neurological disorders, lung diseases, or disabilities that prevent them from responding in the event of an emergency.

Yes, but keep in mind that it is only allowed for minors over 12 years of age.

Yes, this experience is available every day of the year, including December 24, 25, 31, and January 1.

The Great Adventure is a journey in 4×4 trucks through the jungle and a boat ride on the river to approach the falls and end up soaked by the mist. It is an excursion that takes place on the Argentine side and is highly recommended during the visit.

The Great Adventure lasts approximately 2 hours and 15 minutes. There are various departures throughout the day, and it is recommended to check the options to choose the best one for you.

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