Itaipu Binacional is the largest power generator in the world, located on the river parana, the ninth in the world, the border between Brazil and Paraguay. It is an example of integration between the two countries. Hydroelectricity is clean and renewable energy. Brazil would have to burn 536,000 barrels of oil per day to get the same production of energy from Itaipu.
Panoramic tour – The grandeur of the Itaipu Dam, a walk to feast your eyes on, seen from its most famous angles: the observation points, the gigantic dam that is approximately 8 km long and 196 feet tall, the spillway, the 1,350 km2 reservoir, which stretches to the horizon, and the penstocks, huge tubes through which flows the water that generates energy for Brazil and Paraguay.
Tourists from around the world are enchanted by simply sighting this work of science and man that today makes Brazilians and Paraguayans proud and that generates clean, renewable energy for the development of the two countries.
All these are moments of an extra special and unforgettable visit. Come visit and let Itaipu become part of your history.