A place in Brazil, Mercedes is an interesting place to visit, given its unique culture, history and character. After your splendid visit to Mercedes, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Foz Do Iguacu. Take a short trip from Mercedes and set some time aside to explore the Foz Do Iguacu. Dotted with places like Cataratas Do Iguacu, Parque Das Aves, Itaipu Hydroelectric Dam; it will definitely be a good idea. Also, to reach Mercedes, you'll have to take a flight to Foz Do Iguacu; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.
Don't just take a trip, let the trip take you! Have a enjoyable time at Mercedes.