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The dam of Itaipu is amazing. The Paraguay side offers free tours along the dam. It is in Spanish... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2018
Saskia T
The Hague, The Netherlands
A must-see

First you see a film about the impressive statistics for this dam. Then a free bus tour giving you... read more

Reviewed 8 July 2018
Walnut Creek, California
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Supercarretera Itaipu, entrada a la ciudad de Hernandarias, Ciudad Del Este 7000, Paraguay
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Reviewed 3 September 2018

The dam of Itaipu is amazing. The Paraguay side offers free tours along the dam. It is in Spanish, but totally worth going. It is easily reachable by public transport.

Thank Saskia T
Reviewed 8 July 2018

First you see a film about the impressive statistics for this dam. Then a free bus tour giving you a general vista area, then across the upper and lower part of the dam (into the Brazilian side, of course, but no visa needed!). Don't miss...More

1  Thank lebelgo
Reviewed 30 April 2018

We were fortunate to see it at night -all lit-up and the next morning we saw it by day. It is a wonder of the modern world, located where most would not imagine that such a tremendous construction project could exist. A model of sustainable,...More

1  Thank ShaneC2113
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

What truely remarkable place. 100% worth visiting. Remember to “check in” at the reception to get a number for the tour busses. Dogs not allowed. Free of charge

Thank Søren K
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Very cool to see. The tour is free and kid friendly. The tour was in Spanish, we had a friend translate for us.

2  Thank StephanieR3569
Reviewed 19 April 2017

...no one at the visitor's center knows about a free tour 45-minute long; the panoramic-tour is 36-real.

1  Thank Chopper_G
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

This dam is currently the largest operating of its kind in the world and has been declared as one of the 7 modern wonders of the world. The entrance and bus tour are both FREE OF CHARGE and happen about 4 times a day. It...More

2  Thank TravelReviewer1983
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

If you come to Paraguay you have to see the biggest hydroelectric of the world for appreciate the talent human!!! It is amazing!!!

Thank Lizibarra
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

We took the free 45 minute bus tour. Everything was clean and very well organized. English was spoken by some of the employees. Everyone conducted themselves professionally. Allow lots of time to take the 2.5 hour tour ( $ ) that gives you an in...More

Thank C J
Reviewed 11 December 2016

Impressive site. Had a visit on the bus with a really good lady guide who explained in Spanish, Portuguese and English. Had three stops and a chance to take pictures and have a cooling drink. Absolutely amazing history behind it and out of this world...More

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