Covid-19 information

Information updated at: 08:48 on January 18, 2021.

VisiteFoz created a page to keep the latest news about the Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Foz do Iguaçu, seeking to centralize information for residents and tourists. Here we will publish the main relevant links and information about what is open or closed in the city.

Stay safe, follow health recommendations and avoid traveling at this time. But don’t cancel, reschedule.

  • Officially tourism was reopened on June 10, 2020.
  • Second closing between July 1st and 14th, 2020.
  • Attention to the increase in the number of cases in December 2020.
  • COVID-19 Travel advice from WHO

Some quick information about the world today:

Local Market

Foz do Iguaçu
Open

Ciudad del Este (Paraguay)
Open with some stores closed

Lodging Facilities

Resorts, Hotels, Hostels, Inns, Airbnb, among others.
Check direct with the company.

Borders

Paraguay – Brazil border, at the Friendship Bridge
Open
Closing start: March 16
Reopening: October 15th

Argentina – Brazil border, at the Fraternity Bridge
CLOSED
Closing start: March 15
No expected reopening.

Arrival Points

International Bus Station of Foz do Iguaçu
Gradual reopening

Foz do Iguaçu – Cataratas International Airport
Gradual reopening
Few weekly flights

Highway BR-277
Open

Tourist Attractions

Iguazu Falls (Brazilian side)
Open
Contact information: Instagram

Iguazu Falls (Argentine side)
Open
But the Argentina – Brazil border is closed.

Parque das Aves
Open
Contact information: Instagram

Itaipu Dam (Brazilian margin)
Open
Contact information: Instagram

Marco das Três Fronteiras (Brazilian side)
Open
Contact information: Instagram

Dreams Park Show Foz do Iguaçu (Inclui Museu de Cera, Maravilhas do Mundo, Vale dos Dinossauros, Dreams Ice Bar, Super Carros e Dino Adventure)
Open
Contact information: Facebook

JL Cataratas Mall
Open
Contact information: Instagram

Catuaí Palladium Mall
Open
Contact information: Instagram

Only information with OFFICIAL communications. Other tourist attractions may be closed or they have not published communications.

Follow the official communications of the companies before any trip.

Official Bulletins and Information

Foz do Iguaçu Municipal News Agency (in portuguese):
https://www.amn.foz.br/

Paraná State Government Information Site (in portuguese):
http://coronavirus.pr.gov.br/

Daily case reports from the Paraná State Government (in portuguese):
http://www.saude.pr.gov.br/Pagina/Coronavirus-COVID-19

OMS News:
https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019