Iguazu Falls celebrates the anniversary of its designation as Natural Wonder
On November 11 Iguazu Falls will be four years as one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World.
Within hours will begin the celebrations of the fourth anniversary of Falls a Natural Wonder of the World, which is exactly on November 11, date from this fact was established as Provincial Tourism Day. Iguazu Falls will be the center of the celebrations, which begin tomorrow, Monday 10, and have their highest point on Tuesday, with a big party, which will include a parade with the most beautiful models in the country and a recital of the Nocheros. Tomorrow will be the fourth anniversary dinner at the Iguazu Grand Resort Spa & Casino, from 20.30. There will elect the Queen of “World Wonder Falls”.
Also during the day digital marketing training on the use of social networks, by the licensed Pablo Mandía they will be conducted, and addressed to all sectors of tourism.
On Tuesday 11th at 20.00, in the 7 Bocas del downtown Puerto Iguazu, start a festival. Mariano Iudica be the driver, and comedian and impressionist Michelangelo Cherutti; then the parade “Wonder Falls Della Moda”, with Ingrid Grudke, Zaira Nara, the “Swedish” Alexandra Larsson, Dolores Barreiro, Emilia Attias and Sofia Zamolo, among other models will; It will be presented to the Queen of Iguazu Wonder of the World and later would go up on stage the Nocheros. The closing will be a fireworks show.
Throughout the day you invite who visited Iguazu Falls, to climb the social networks in place photos with the hashtag #CataratasDay. There will also be promoters, -both in the Iguazu National Park and the monument to the wonder of the world that is on the Avenida 9 de Julio in Buenos Aires, which also invited to take pictures and post them. They will join the hundreds of thousands who are already on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
The event is organized by the tourism sector in Misiones, near Foz de Iguazu, Brazil and Ciudad del Este, Paraguay; with support from the Government of Misiones; the Iturem, Iguazú Municipal Tourist Entity, and the Mission House in Buenos Aires.
Within the program of celebrations, and until 14 November, the commercial, business, hotel and Puerto Iguazu services, industry will offer substantial discounts to tourists and customers.
Thus it will be celebrated on 11 November, the fourth anniversary of the consecration of Iguazu Falls as one of the 7 Natural Wonders of the World, which happened after receiving a vote of hundreds of millions of people around the world through Global competition organized by the Swiss foundation New7Wonders. The date is to commemorate that day in 2011, -the 11.11.11-, in which N7W, which were announced the 7 most beautiful places on earth, elected by their citizens.
So the celebrations took place in the consecration
The celebrations began with fireworks on Thursday in Puerto Iguazu, on the banks of the river of the same name before the missionary governor Maurice Closs and N7W president, Bernard Weber. In the Amphitheatre Raul Ayala, he was held the fourth edition of “Iguazú in Concert”, the international festival that brings together child and youth orchestras from 20 countries performed classical and popular works of their countries. Also present were officials and executives VotoCataratas missions, the organization that led the campaign for the missionary natural destination, and representatives of the other six countries hosting the other six Wonders of the World.
The main ceremony was lived on Saturday in the gardens of the Hotel Sheraton, before hundreds of tourists, residents of nearby towns and media across the country, Brazil and Paraguay. There the final concert of the festival “Iguazú in Concert”, directed by Andrea Merenson Argentina, Teatro Colon, and the musician Gustavo Santaolalla, who played soundtracks of movies such as “Fantasia”, “Titanic” and “The celebrated Mission “which was filmed in 1987 at Iguazu directed by Ennio Morricone.
Earlier, the governor of Misiones and representatives of N7W discovered a bronze plaque of 130 kilos. An identical plaque was unveiled Friday at the Gramadao, a huge jungle park near the Brazilian city of Foz de Iguazu. Governor Closs said that the choice of Misiones Falls as a wonder merely multiply “the effort and responsibility” of the province, being Iguazu’s main tourist destination inside the country. His Minister of Tourism, Enrique Meyer said that the “official recognition” of Iguazu Falls “represents a before and after for Argentina” and he hopes soon Iguazu positions as “one of the great attractions of South America.”
Meanwhile, the president of the foundation “New 7 Wonders” said its purpose is to build a museum of the seven wonders of nature and theme parks in each of those places: “We are studying a project to build a museum of seven natural wonders and there is to be a theme park to visit one can know who the other six in miniature “in each.
In 2011, the administration of the Iguazu National Park, the falls were visited by about 1 million tourists from around the world can expect to pay around $ 500 to enjoy a full ride, with guided tours jungle and boat rides near waterfalls.
Falls were elected as one of the natural wonders of the world last November 11 by the Amazon jungle, the Ha Long Bay (Vietnamese), Jeju Island (South Korea), the Komodo National Park (Indonesia ) Table Mountain (South Africa) and Puerto Princesa (Philippines).
Being one of the main tourist attractions of the country, the Falls are good enough to dazzle any beauty. The Iguazu National Park is one of the areas with more hops in the world: 275 are perched on a jungle that is home to over 500 species of animals and 2,000 species of native flora. For these reasons and many more, impressive waterfalls that make up the Iguazu River were proclaimed as Wonder has always been.