The city of Foz do Iguaçu is the right place for those who enjoy a good fishery. The city has several rivers, where the Paraná and Iguaçu rivers stand out, that offer good alternatives for fishing to the tourists. Here you can enjoy fishing for surubins, tucunare, piapara, pacu and the famous golden. When we are not in the era of piracema sports fishing attracts many people.
In the Paraná River it is possible to fish beautiful pacus, golden and painted that can reach more than 10kg.
Championship - In addition to open fishing during the year, Foz do Iguaçu counts every year with the International Open Competition for Goldfish, always held in October. Parallel to the fishing championship is the Contest of the Golden Roast, one of the typical dishes of the region, making the event an important gastronomic festival.
Food - Those who prefer to skip fishing and go to enjoy a beautiful fish can choose between the Maringá Hunting and Fishing Club, the Cataratas Yacht Club and the Amabay Hunting and Fishing Club. All have restaurants with panoramic views of the Paraná River, comfortable surroundings and tasty dishes. The menu includes assorted snacks, fish trunks, fish buffet, a la carte services and homemade desserts.