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Address: Foz do Iguacu, State of Parana, Brazil
Description: This huge artificial lake, which resulted from the construction of the...
This huge artificial lake, which resulted from the construction of the Itaipu Dam, provides a lovely setting for relaxing or fishing.
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A multitude of water that seems to have no end . It makes us think that we should take care of our water to keep them always so huge and stunning .

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 11, 2015
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Esteio, RS

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London, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

the lake itaipy is nothing too special, obviously if you are visit the dam you might as well take some time and go see the lake too.

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Chelsea, Alabama
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

I believe this area is just being developed and well be a really good recreational area in the future. It was interesting to see it on the dam tour

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Esteio, RS
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16 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

A multitude of water that seems to have no end . It makes us think that we should take care of our water to keep them always so huge and stunning .

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San Francisco, California
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15 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

I saw the Itaipu Lake as part of a tour of the Itaipu Dam. While it is essentially just an artificial lake the views here can be quite spectacular.

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Ambala, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

It was really amazing to go through such a beautiful lake and a dam.It generates 14000mwts of electricity for Brazil and Argentina.Surroundings are also maintained with beautiful plants and flowers.

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Sao Paulo, SP
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31 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

There is a restaurant next to it and some ferry but basically...an artificial lake. To be seen when coming from the dam but otherwise not a destination in itself.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

Do the special tour and learn about the history of the dam. Have found in Brazil that if you only speak English you tend to have your own private tour guide. Our girl was so lovely and spoke excellent English. It was as good if not better than the Hoover dam!

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Know that Lake buried one of the wonders of the world? The "7 Quedas" lie beneath the waters. Waters that drowned thousands of monkeys, jaguars, trees ... The environmental damage it may be necessary for industrial development but it is a real shame.

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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Very nicely build and huge structure worth every penny that was spent on it. It was also very organised and you can feel the power on it.

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Sao Paulo, SP
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Itaipu Lake is a very calm place, but somehow far from any other attraction. There is a lot of nature and the water is not cold.

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Address: Foz do Iguacu, State of Parana, Brazil
Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Parana (PR)  >  Foz do Iguacu

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