Saltos del Monday, Presidente Franco

Categories: Waterfalls, Nature & Parks
Inspirock Rating:
4.8/5 based on 160 reviews on the web
The Municipal Park Monday and its main attraction - approximately 45m tall and 120m wide waterfall named Saltos del Monday - are located in the Presidente Franco District, Alto Paraná Department, Paraguay, located between 25 ° 33'40, 6 and 54 ° 38'00,1 latitude, occupying an area of 4acre.WeatherThe average annual temperature is 21 °C, the highest reaches 38 °C and the minimum 0 °C. The highest annual amount of the country in rainfall occurs in the region of Alto Paraná.Animals and PlantsThe Municipal Park Monday includes a natural reserve of nine hectares covered by a thick vegetation, rich with diverse species of flora and fauna and is one of the last remaining blocks of the Atlantic Forest west from Paraná River.HydrographyThe Monday River empties into the Paraná River, has a variable flow depending on the seasons of rain. The average annual temperature is 21 °C, the highest reaches 38 °C and the minimum 0 °C.TourismIn Presidente Franco District, nature gives the region a show over the waters, the imposing Monday Falls, form a remarkable natural spectacle that has a long history, it was one of the stations in the path of the pre-Hispanic Guarani.The waterfall is more than 40 meters high and consists of three main falls with other minors who rushed up near the mouth of the River Monday, one of the major tributaries of the right bank of the Parana River.It is a beautiful spectacle that foams with their yellow and white steam caused by the impact of water with rocks and bushes that surround the vast depression Monday River can be viewed from a system of walkways and viewpoints in a beautiful and well cared Natural Park. The park is used by tourists in the region for picnics, hikes and camps, trails in the midst of vegetation take visitors up viewpoints and walkways where you can contemplate the depression 40 meters from the river.
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  • Not to be missed if you visit Ciudad del Este. It is located 20 minutes from the border with Brazil. A very nice place to visit. You can descend on elevator to see the waterfalls of closer
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  • Beautiful beautiful view, but unfortunately all the "upgrades" to the place, are not good enough to attract tourist. The elevator seems flimsy and it wasn't working at the time we visited. There were ...  read more »
  • A beautiful water fall, nothing to compare the falls from both Brazil and Argentina, but the ride is worth it. Because Paraguay is not just goods but has beautiful places too.
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