Palacio de López, Asuncion

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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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  • Typical experience. It is interesting. It is the typical palaces of the colony. If you were elsewhere in the region, you will see something similar.
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  • Although it has a striking and imposing building, it is not unlike hundreds of public buildings or Government of several American countries.
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  • Seen from outside, or sitting at the front in one of the most emblematic restaurants in the city, stands the Palace of government showing the Majesty of a people and a place where complex situations in the history of the Paraguay have been discussed. Between its walls we are going towards a silent past that shows that, in the 21st century it has remained stoic accompanying the Paraguayans and demonstrating the richness of an idiosyncrasy that in the 21st century seems to whisper in his ear fantastic legends of a a city that is always alive.
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  • 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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