Represa Hidroelectrica Itaipu Binacional, Ciudad Del Este
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See a feat of engineering that stands in testament to the collaboration of two neighboring countries at Represa Hidroelectrica Itaipu Binacional, one of the world's largest hydroelectric dams. This Parana River dam was completed in 1984 as a joint venture by Paraguay and Brazil. Visits to the facility include a guided tour of the structure, with explanations of its history, use, and importance. In 1994, the enormous and effective structure was named one of the Seven Wonders of the Modern World by the American Society of Civil Engineers, and has even had a piece of music written in its honor by acclaimed American composer Philip Glass. Work out when and for how long to visit Represa Hidroelectrica Itaipu Binacional and other Ciudad Del Este attractions using our handy Ciudad Del Este holiday planner.
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  • Don't go too late, the tours end up her to the 16:00 Valley hs do the general tour by a very beautiful plant, for those who like that kind of attraction. I'd do it again and point out without doubt. If you are a student, take card for discount.
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  • The hydroelectric dam is much bigger than I imagined. The night drive, are placed a special lighting for visitors.
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  • It is an intervention to a binational work of monumental features, available sightseeing tour by bus with guide on board after the screening of documentary that introduces you to the development of the work, beautiful jardinez, enjoyable accessibility.
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