OFFICIAL TRAVEL AGENCY – MARTIN TRAVEL
The Secretaria Nacional de Turismo (SENATUR) is responsible for promoting and developing tourism in Paraguay.
City Tour Asuncion
Daily departures. Duration: 3 hours. Schedule: 09:00 / 14:00
Departure from the hotel for a full tour of the city of Asuncion, a city with a mix of modern and colonial architecture, including the historic center of the city, visiting the Independence house, the Cathedral, the Government Palace, the Pantheon of the national heroes, the railroad station, continuing through residential areas, the Mariscal Lopez Avenue, also known as the Avenue of the embassies, and ending at the popular craft market La Recova.
Lake Ypacarai and handicraft villages
Daily departures. Duration 5 hours. Schedule: 09:00 / 14:00.
Departure from Asuncion, on the way visit the handicraft village of Luque with its rustic factories harps and guitars handmade and also jewelry of gold and silver filigree made carved. Then we continue to visit the artisan town of Aregua, old holiday town that still keeps the flavor of early twentieth century. Pottery and craft centers exhibit their works throughout the year.
Later we will visit the city of Itauguá, home of the famous Ñandutí (spider’s web in Guarani language) handmade lace whose design is based on fabrics spiders, the hiker can buy handicrafts such as tablecloths, individual, hammocks, bedspreads, etc. . Return to Asuncion.
Daily departures. Duration 7 hours. Timetable: 09:00
The combination of handicrafts, culture, history and nature will make this trip an unforgettable and pleasant experience. We will visit the artisan town of Ita, traditionally known for the production of “Lucky Hen” later visit to the church of Yaguarón, Franciscan church of the eighteenth century, then to the mountains of Paraguarí. Visit to the historic city of Piribebuy, also we visit the Basilica of Caacupe, where is the Patron Saint of all Paraguayans Virgin of Caacupe. Then arrival to San Bernardino, a former German colony, traditional resort town on the shores of Lake Ypacarai. In this city you can have lunch and stroll through the picturesque town. In the afternoon return to Asuncion, visiting the city of Itauguá, famous for its handicrafts in tissues where the imitation of the spider (ñanduti) stands out. Apparel clothing, linens and miscellaneous parts. Return to Asuncion.
Jesuit Ruins – Full Day
Daily departures. TIME: 7:30 pm. Return Hours: 18:00
Departure from your hotel to travel to the bus terminal and board a bus bound for the city of Encarnación. Includes regular bus fares in Asunción / Encarnación / Asunción (return) . Arrival in the city of Encarnacion to continue the journey by private car to get to the ruins of the Jesuit reductions of Trinidad and Jesus (including Access), where you will have the opportunity to tour the ruins that remained of what was the great evangelistic campaign the Jesuits. Trinidad, dating from 1706, declared a World Heritage Site by Unesco. At the end of the visit, transfer back to Encarnación to take the bus line returning to the capital, Asunción. Arrive at the bus terminal and transfer to your hotel in Asuncion.
Note: This package must leave the bus at 07:30 am and must return to the bus departing at 6:00 pm the same day. It is mandatory for compliance with the program. Does not include food service.
Brazil Iguazu Falls – Full day
Daily departures. TIME: 00:30 am from the hotel. Return Hours:
Departure from the hotel by vehicle type van with air conditioning, to move to the bus terminal and take a bus to Ciudad del Este. Arrival, breakfast on arrival (not included) and then visit the Itaipu Dam (Paraguayan side). After this visit, we moved to the city of Foz de Iguazu, free for lunch (not included) and then visit the Iguazu Falls – Brazilian side (does not include entrance to the National Park) where we will enjoy the majestic waterfalls considered one of the natural wonders of the South American region. After the tour, departure at 06:30 pm return by regular bus to Asunción. Arrival and transfer to your hotel.
Note: This package must leave the bus at 01:30 am and must return to the bus departing at 06:30 pm on the same day. It is mandatory for compliance with the program. Does not include food service and entrance to the National Park Falls.
Centro de Convenciones Mariscal López,
Eulogio Estigarribia esq. San Roque,
Schedule: 15:00 to 21:00 hs
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