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Itaipu Hydroelectric Power Plant

 (3)

Tour Number

Activity Level

54411


Categories

City, First Time Visitor, Museums / Culture

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. For technical visit the minimum age for this tour is 14 years old.

Friendly: Yes.

Maximum travelers: 3

Language(s)

explanation

Russian (basic), Portuguese (fluent), Mandarin (conversational), Spanish (fluent), Japanese (basic), Catalan (basic), Italian (fluent), German (basic), French (fluent), English (fluent)

With water, the energy produced by Itaipu is equivalent to 536,000 barrels of oil per day.


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In the 70s began the construction of this gigantic hydroelectric plant which is still the largest producer of energy annually. Itaipu is a milestone in the transformation of Brazil and brought to these lands thousands of workers who brought development to the region. Today Itaipu has a tourist complex of the highest quality with lots of interesting information and is one of the highlights of the land of the falls.

This tour is priced for a group of 3. Please inquire for a custom quote if your group is larger.

Itinerary

Departure from the hotel.
Introduction to the history of the Itaipu hydroelectric power plant and its impacts in the region.
Check the plant and payment of tickets of entries.
Stop for film about the Itaipu dam.
Visit with transport of the plant with stops for photos of the dam, the Itaipu Lake, and Ciudad del Este (PY) and Foz do Iguassu (in the distance) and information about the Itaipu Hydroelectric Power Plant.
Return to the visitors center.
Return to the hotel.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: The starting point begins at the hotel.

End location: The tour ends at the hotel.

Duration: 3 hours 30 min.

Approximate duration of the panoramic tour is an hour and a half. And for special circuit is expected the duration of two hours and a half. Not including the time going back and forth to the hotel.

Transportation

Transportation Method: Comfortable car, up to four passengers, clean, safe, air conditioned and covered with international insurance.
Larger vehicles are also available upon request.

What’s Included

Other: At the beginning or end of the tour each tourist will have one bottle of mineral water.
Vehicle safe, clean and comfortable for roundtrip.
Guide dedicated to well serve you.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

24 R$ - To the panoramic visit the ticket is R$24.00 per person. And special circuit is R$60.00

What’s Extra

Other: Entrance fee to the hydroelectric power plant of Itaipu.

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