Aside from its breathtaking sights and attractions, Foz do Iguazu also has something to offer to sports enthusiasts or those who simply want a rush of adrenaline. With its waterfalls that have often been compared to US’ Niagara and its other bodies of water, the city is the perfect spot to enjoy a wide range of water sports.
Water Rafting at Rio Iguacu
The rapids in Rio Iguacu may not be that wild for professional rafters to enjoy, but experiencing the thrill of the waterfalls’ descent and taking a swim in the cold water of the river will give you a different kind of high.
There are several companies in the city that offer rafting packages; most packages include a professional and trained guide during the 30-minute adventure, helmet, and life vest use, and transportation from the hotel you are staying to the starting point of the raft (and vice versa).
Water Sports at Itaipu Lake
Itaipu Lake is an artificial lake near the Itaipu dam. Here, sports enthusiasts can practice various kinds of water sports such as sailing, kayaking, windsurfing, and even go fishing.
Bourbon Iguassu Golf Club & Resort
Foz do Iguazu may be a city to enjoy getting wet. But if you don’t feel like it, you can head to Bourbon Iguassu Golf Club & Resort for an alternative sport. – Golf!
The 18-hole golf course occupying the 600 square meter area has been a top destination of golf lovers throughout Brazil. It also has lodging and leisure facilities for tourists to enjoy.