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Address: Avenida Tancredo Neves 6702, Foz do Iguacu, State of Parana 85856-970, Brazil
Phone Number: +(55)0800 645 4645
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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Itaipu in detail: a special and unforgettable tour through the interior of...

Itaipu in detail: a special and unforgettable tour through the interior of the Plant

A special and full of energy visit: in addition to seeing the famous sights of the Panoramic Tour, you will still get a closer look of the details of the Plant, the architecture of the majestic concrete cathedrals that make up the 196 meters high dam (equivalent to a 65-story building).

                   

                   

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Massive dam

The sheer scale of this dam is amazing. Well organised tours and well worth the money. Highly Recomended.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 5 days ago
Peter F
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Kupang, Indonesia
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Kupang, Indonesia
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32 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The sheer scale of this dam is amazing. Well organised tours and well worth the money. Highly Recomended.

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Münchaurach
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had the "Special tour" going into the dam and power plant. Allow time for the registration (picture ID required) and promo film at the start. They offered an English translation/guide for us, which was great. The tour itself is about 2 hours with stops on the top of the dam and the turbines.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A great tour around an amazing dam. Lots of info. And they speak english as well. Very helpful staff great views and a great place to show countries working together

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Thank Richard S
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing place. Very interesting. The staff is very kind. They have tour in English, Spanish and Portuguese. I did the special tour and it was stunning.

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Laguna Hills, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was very interesting, and it was obvious the Brazilians are extremely proud of this magnificent feat of engineering. We were sorry we did not have time to enjoy a cruise on the dam to really appreciate its size.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The panaromac tour was great. We got see just about everything. It's a bus tour. It first took us to see the spillway, which had water gushing out from the dam. Then it took us the bottom of the dam, and then the top.

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Muenster, Germany
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I guess, if you are in Foz and have a day more to spend, you can go there. Because of the rain today, I decided to do the special Tour. I have to admit that I am not very into mechanical or electrical engineering, so I was just "a dumb tourist". But this was not a problem. The guides, who... More 

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I am a Mechanical Engineer by background and passionated about engineering. Therefore, I decided to take the special tour to see the dam from the inside. It was extraordinary! The tour guide was extremely knowledgable and answered all the question I had. You even get to see one of the turbines in operation at the end of the tour. I'd... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We did the special tour which meant that we could go inside as well as the standard panoramic tour on the bus. For this tour, you will need to have a photo ID such as a passport or driving licence. The tour was very interesting and you get to see things such as the control room and a running turbine.... More 

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Fortaleza, CE
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Engineers dream and amazing background history but don't expect too much. We went there the day after the waterfalls so it was kind of boring but it's not expensive so worth marking it of the bucket list. It may not be the biggest dam in the world but it beats the rest by water volume. Best to reserve if you... More 

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