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Itaipu Dam

itaipu damItaip˙ is a remarkable engineering feat that can be visited on tours or in particular. There are several options to discover the Itaipu Dam.

The Itaip˙ dam shared by Paraguay and Brazil, is located on the Parana River, which is the boundary between these countries. The Itaipu hydroelectric dam is the second largest in the world after the Three Gorges Dam in China.

Getting to Itaipu

To visit the Itaipu dam can be reached from Ciudad del Este in Paraguay or from Foz do Iguacu in Brazil. Visit most popular and better prepared for tourists is the Brazilian side.
The visitor center Itaipu is located 6 km. Bridge of Friendship (Par - Bra) and 12 km. the center of Foz de Iguazu.
To arrive by private car or taxi to take the Avenida Tancredo Neves, the road is easy to do and is signposted.

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Itaip˙ Visit

Another option is to take a public bus from the terminal city of Foz, the line coming are "C North" and "C Sul". The journey time is 30 minutes.

You can also hire a tour in hotels and travel agencies in Puerto Iguazu and Foz.

The Panoramic tour

The Panoramic tour lasts from 1.30 pm. and is performed in an open bus for 360 views. The walk begins at the visitor center where a film is the history and technical data of the dam. Then the tour takes place by the power plant, the landfill and sites where the turbines are installed. According to the operation of the dam you can see the stunning fall of water from the dam.

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Tour to Itaipu

Tour to Itaipu

Hours: Every day at 8am, 9am, 10hs, 11hs, 12hs, 13hs, 14hs, 15hs and 16hs.

Visit time: 1.30 hs.

Important:

- We only accept real money.

- The rainy days are recommended pilot or umbrella because the visit is made in open buses.

To book visit Itaipu:

To book in advance or more information:

Itaipu Brazil Tel: 55 45 3520-6676. E-mail: reservas@turismoitaipu.com.br

Hiring online visits: www.turismoitaipu.com.br

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