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iguazu falls

Atlantic Rainforest

Iguazu Falls

Birding Tour


The Iguaçu National Park in Brazil and the Iguazú National Park in Argentina, included in the Atlantic Rainforest, besides the amazing spectacle of the falls, offers great birding opportunities.
Their rich biodiversity includes around 400 species of birds, over 2,000 species of plants, 80 mammals, as well as countless invertebrate species.


  • Starts and ends at Foz do Iguaçu (IGU airport) or Puerto Iguazu (IGR airport)
  • Best time: From May to November
  • Duration: 5 Days / 4 Nights
  • Exclusive Birding Guide
  • Birding around the wonderful Iguazu Falls
  • Endemic & Endangered Birds


During this tour you will have the chance do observe the endangered Black-fronted Piping Guan (Pipile jacutinga), Great Dusky Swift, Planalto Hermit, Versicolored Hemerald, Violet-capped Woodnymph, White-throated Hummingbird, Glittering-bellied Emerald, Black Jacobin, Toco Toucan, Red-breasted Toucan, Spot-billed Toucanet, Chestnut-eared Aracari, Blue-winged macaw, Maroon-bellied Parakeet, Scaly-headed Parrot, Surucua Trogon, Red-ruffed Fruitcrow, Rufous-capped Motmot, ... Plush-crested Jay, Robust Woodpecker, Yellow-fronted Woodpecker, Blond-crested Woodpecker, Green-headed Tanager, Magpie Tanager and many other tanagers, Blue-naped Chlorophonia, Blue Manakin, White-shouldered Fire-eye, Rufous-winged Antwren and many more.

Mammals includes: South American Coati, Squirrels and others.

    Outline itinerary

  • DAY1

    Arrival at Foz do Iguaçu - Birding around the lodge

  • DAY2

    Birding the Argentine side of the falls

  • DAY3

    Birding trails of the Brazilian National Park

  • DAY4

    Birding the Urugua-í Provincial Park (Argentina)

  • DAY5

    Birding and departure


    Visit the hummingbird garden.


"We are more than happy to give feedback, since it was just fantastic with Wild Brazil exceeding all our expectations...

"I just returned from a 9-day birding trip to the Atlantic Forest with my father, brother, and 3 friends. This was an absolutely fantastic tour from top to bottom...

This tour includes

- Private Ground Transportation
- Exlusive English-speaking Birding Guide
- Accommodation
- Meals
- Park entry fees

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Tour Code

IGB5 - Birding the Iguazu Falls

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