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Asuncion
The "Mother of Cities" was founded in 1537, and declared independence from Spain in 1811. The charming historic section can be explored on foot. The friendly Paraguayan capital, gateway to the grassy Gran Chaco region, has long been a center of music, poetry and the arts, but only in recent years has Asunción been able to escape its long history of dictatorship rule. Sites to visit include Panteon Nacional de los Heroes, Casa de la Independencia and Catedral de Nuestra Senora de Asuncion.

All things to do » Things to do

Parque de la Salud
Parque de la Salud
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Government Palace (Palacio de Gobierno)
Government Palace (Palacio de Gobierno)
Attraction type: Government Buildings
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Museo del Barro
Museo del Barro
This museum showcases Paraguay's indigenous art.
Attraction type: Art Museums
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Parque Nu Guasu
Parque Nu Guasu
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Panteon Nacional de los Heroes
Panteon Nacional de los Heroes
Memorial to Paraguay's war dead.
Attraction type: Architectural Buildings; Monuments/ Statues
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All places to eat » Places to eat

La Cabrera
La Cabrera
Ranked #1 of 193 Restaurants in Asuncion
Price: $25 - $35
Cuisines: Argentinean, Steakhouse, Grill
Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Late Night
Uvaterra
Uvaterra
Ranked #2 of 193 Restaurants in Asuncion
Cuisines: Mediterranean, Contemporary, International
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Tierra Colorada Gastro
Tierra Colorada Gastro
Ranked #3 of 193 Restaurants in Asuncion
Cuisines: Contemporary, International
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
El Cafe de Aca
El Cafe de Aca
Ranked #4 of 193 Restaurants in Asuncion
Cuisines: Latin
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Restaurante Bolsi
Restaurante Bolsi
Ranked #5 of 193 Restaurants in Asuncion
Cuisines: Mediterranean, Vegetarian, International, Pizza & Pasta
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

El Nomada Hostel
El Nomada Hostel
$19 - $25
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Urbanian Hostel
Urbanian Hostel
$15 - $65
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Arandu Hostal
Arandu Hostal
$21 - $41 (EUR 17 - 34)
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

El Jardin de Montserrat
2.5 of 5
El Jardin de Montserrat
$42 - $66
Ranked #3 of 30 Asuncion B&B and Inns
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Hotel Maison Suisse
2.5 of 5
Hotel Maison Suisse
$57 - $79
Ranked #3 of 54 Hotels in Asuncion
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Asuncion Palace Hotel
Asuncion Palace Hotel
$51 - $77 (PYG 241,706 - 364,929)
Ranked #4 of 54 Hotels in Asuncion
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Luxury

La Mision Hotel Boutique
4.0 of 5
La Mision Hotel Boutique
$203 - $295
Ranked #1 of 54 Hotels in Asuncion
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Sheraton Asuncion Hotel
4.5 of 5
Sheraton Asuncion Hotel
$175 - $247
Ranked #6 of 54 Hotels in Asuncion
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Guarani Esplendor Hotel
4.0 of 5
Guarani Esplendor Hotel
$100 - $139
Ranked #12 of 54 Hotels in Asuncion
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