Welcome to Iguaçu!
One region, three countries.
IGUAÇU is an indigenous word of Tupi Guarani that in portuguese it means “big water”. There are two important rivers in the region, the Iguaçu River where are the Iguassu Falls, border between Brazil and Argentina, and the Paraná River where is located Itaipu Dam, border between Brazil and Paraguay. The meeting of waters these rivers form the Triple Border between Brazil, Argentina and Paraguay.