San Ignacio Jesuit Ruins & Wanda Mine

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Visit the Jesuit Ruins of San Ignacio, the mission rediscovered in 1897, and travel through time. Then visit the Wanda Mine and marvel at the precious gemstones of the region.

Day Tour


San Ignacio Jesuit Ruins & Wanda Mine

  • Transfer from and back to your hotel
  • San Ignacio Jesuit Mission / Wanda mines
  • Duration: Full-Day
  • Difficulty level: Low

Drive south from Iguazu to the UNESCO World Cultural Heritage site, the ruins of the Jesuit Mission of San Ignacio. This historical site was rediscovered in 1897 and has remained one of the best-preserved sites in Argentina. Arrive at the site of the ruins where you can discover the past for yourself through a walking tour of the mission. The mission was built in 1632 when a group Jesuit monks attempted to civilize the natives, the Guaranies. At this historic site, visit the famous Wanda Mine and walk through tunnels speckled with precious gemstones. 

  • Age restrictions: None
  • Valid: all year round (Shared service only Wed and Sat)
  • Available in private


  • Transfers mentioned above (Shared service)
  • Tour to San Ignacio on shared service
  • Local bilingual guide (English/Spanish)


  • Gratuities
  • Entrance fee (USD 6.00)
  • Meals
My tour San Ignacio Jesuit Ruins & Wanda Mine
Total duration 12 - hours
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