Palacio de López, Asuncion

4.2
Arguably the most iconic tourist attraction in town, Palacio de López serves as the seat of the nation's president. Stop by the historical building, constructed during the mid-1800s, and admire its columned exterior accented with balconies and a central tower. The palace grounds boast a sweeping view over the nearby river and bay. Join in on a guided tour to get a glimpse of the palace's interior, which features numerous rooms and a few displays of local artifacts. Be sure to book these a day in advance, as tours operate only on certain days and can fill up quickly. Using our custom trip planner, Asuncion attractions like Palacio de López can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • The president of the country works in its most impressive building. Its pink hue stands out. The surrounding greenery and flowers are well maintained. It is best viewed from the water's edge. You can....  more »
  • Certainly a must see but you can't linger right outside of the Palace. Guards will shoo you away if you stop to take photos for too long. Best to see it from the balcony of the Casa Viola.  more »
  • A grand building which for me is nicer to view during the day. The grounds are well maintained and the building makes for a great backdrop for a photo.  more »
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  • Very nice and clean. The police were very friendly. Lots of things to see around the area.
  • Police was great!
  • Altouhgh it is a very beautiful place, it has also a huge "favela" in his back, showing all the poverty in Paraguai.
  • Nice place to visit.
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