Tourism in Foz do Iguaçu (PR) is close to exceeding the historic mark of 1,642,093 visitors by the end of the year. Between January and September, the Iguaçu National Park, where are the falls, has already registered the entry of 1,291,670 people. The number is 16.23% higher when compared to the same period last year when 1,111,346 people visited the conservation unit.
The month of September was also positive, with 158,462 visitors in the park, an increase of 8% compared to the same time in 2016. “The increase in visitation is also favored by the prolonged holidays in the Country, obviously not forgetting that the destination has attractive of quality, and for the good work of promoting the tourism of institutions of integrated management “, justifies the president of the Municipal Tourism Council (Comtur), Felipe Gonzalez.