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Feb 17, 2018
“Big lake”
Sep 7, 2017
“An artificial lake like a sea”
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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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Foz do Iguacu, State of Parana, Brazil
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45-3576-7000
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Reviewed February 17, 2018

It's definitely a big lake, but one created by the Itaipu dam. Other than that, its just a lake with here and there a boat or catamaran. The dam is another story. It's very interesting in that it is the 2nd largest dam in the...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank HCovik
Reviewed September 7, 2017

The lake is huge, one of the biggest in the world. It provides 80% of the water used in Foz de Iguaçu and have places used by the community, like beaches.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Silvia A
Reviewed February 12, 2017 via mobile

If you have additional time in iguassu it is not bad to visit this plase.however only the water falls are attractive in Iguassu.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank mehdirani
Reviewed December 8, 2016

Big manmade lake..nothing special about the shoreline or view..there is a 2 hour boat ride where you can see the sunset and the evening sky..this is the best part..would only recommend the 7:00 p.m. ride so you can see the sunset..good for couples..

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank StrunkundWhite
Reviewed November 5, 2016

Slow, trip out onto the water which has the potential to provide wonderful sunset pictures if the clouds are right.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Rivertraveller2014
Reviewed August 13, 2016

Stopped to admire this beautiful landscape! Never seen something like this! Was very breathtaking the view that we got from here!

Date of experience: March 2016
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Reviewed July 3, 2016

I did the panoramic tour of Itaipu and the bus crosses the top of the dam and stops at the top for photo ops. There is an option to take a boat onto the lake but no one took it.

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank Chech1965
Reviewed August 31, 2015

This is a huge lake which borders the Itaipu Dam. The dam is visible from a boat on the lake which is a fun activity

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank susannejohnson
Reviewed July 31, 2015

Going on a boat on the lake is quite relaxing - it is absolutely huge and, at some points, you can barely see the borders, which makes it look like a wonderful mirror of the sky. You've probably been to places like this-- but it...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank ThiSardenberg
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.

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank Kamila-Moreno
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