Route & dates
7 days in State of Parana Itinerary
Fly: 16 h 45 min
Foz do Iguacu— 2 nights
Fly: 4 h 30 min
Curitiba— 3 nights
Fly: 17 h 45 min
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Foz do Iguacu
Land of the Waterfalls
A gateway to the world-renowned Iguacu Falls, which spectacularly divide Brazil and Argentina, the modern, high-rise city of Foz do Iguacu can't help but play second fiddle to the natural wonder in its vicinity.Foz do Iguacu is known for nature, zoos & aquariums, historic sites, adventure, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the dramatic scenery at Iguazu Falls, enjoy some diversion at Wake Iguassu Cable Park, stop by Orquidario Vale Das Orquideas, and admire the engineering at Itaipu Dam.
To see other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Foz do Iguacu online route planner .
Newark, USA to Foz do Iguacu is an approximately 17-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Newark to Foz do Iguacu is 2 hours. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Newark in April: high temperatures in Foz do Iguacu hover around 81°F and lows are around 63°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can travel to Curitiba.
Things to do in Foz do Iguacu
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Ecological Capital of Brazil
The word "Brazil" isn't often mentioned in the same breath as "excellent urban planning"--except in Curitiba.Start off your visit on the 8th (Wed): examine the collection at Memorial da Seguranca no Transporte, then examine the collection at Museu Oscar Niemeyer MON, then take in nature's colorful creations at Jardim Botanico de Curitiba, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Paroquia Sao Francisco de Paula. On the 9th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: walk around Parque Tangua, learn about winemaking at Familia Fardo Vinicola, and then take a memorable drive along Estrada Da Graciosa.
To see traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, use the Curitiba itinerary planner.
Fly from Foz do Iguacu to Curitiba in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Foz do Iguacu in April, you will find days in Curitiba are little chillier (73°F), and nights are about the same (59°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.
Things to do in Curitiba
Familia Fardo Vinicola
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