Foz do Iguaçu

Complexo Turístico Itaipu (Itaipu Tourist Complex) Complexo Turístico Itaipu (Itaipu Tourist Complex)

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The largest production hydroelectric plant and the only binational in the world, Itaipu Binacional is 12 km from Foz do Iguaçu downtown. The name itaipu (Indigenous language) means the sounding stone.

You can enjoy in the Itaipu Tourist Complex a lot of attractions and observe this great engineering work closely. Such as: pictures museum, historical pieces and interactive models, electric vehicle test drive, trails in the middle of the local forest for native plants and animals observation.

In the Special Circuit, you go through the main points of the dam and know the interior of the dam. The tour has trilingual guides, special bus with water on board and it is allowed photos and filming.

Do not miss the Astronomy Hub where you can check miniatures exhibitions, telescopes, planets prototypes and virtual sky that simulates the observer view in any latitude of the world.

Key information and tips

You can find a souvenir and handicrafts stores at the Visitor Center.

Opening hours:
Everyday: 8am - 6pm.

Prices vary according to attractions: R$12.00 (Eco-Museum) and R$120.00 (electric vehicle test drive).

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Itaipu Hydroelectric Power Plant
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Avenida Tancredo Neves, 6702 - Foz do Iguaçu, Paraná

Taxi ride from downtown to the Itaipu Touristic Complex takes about 15 minutes. Please check fares with a service provider.

You can rent a cat to go to the Itaipu Touristic Complex Visitor Center, where the tours leave. Parking lot is paid.

You can take a bus to Itaipu Touristic Complex.

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