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May, 22/2019
09:42am
(GMT -3)

Other Attractions

Around Foz do Iguassu City 
Furnas Transmission System
Friendship Bridge
Tancredo Neves Bridge
Budist Temple
Dream Land - Wax Museum
 
Furnas Transmission System
click to enlargeThe Furnas transmission system was designed to send the energy produced by the Itaipu Hydroelectric Power Plant to the consumer centers in Southern and Southeastern Brazil. At the Furnas Visitor Center, with capacity for 80 people, it is possible to watch a technical film about the pioneer projects developed to send energy all over Brazil. Visits must be arranged in advance. We can book it for you.

GPS -25.469058, -54.542713
Location: Brazil
Approximate time: 1 1/2 hours plus travel time
Travel distance: 15 km or 9 miles from Iguassu Falls City center
Open: Monday to Friday - business hours
 
Friendship Bridge
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Built in 1965, Friendship Bridge is more than a link between Brazil and Paraguay. The Bridge serves as a monument representing the union of these neighboring countries. On the Paraguayan side is Ciudad Del Este, a electronics shoppers´s paradise.

 

See the Friendship Bridge from the sky: click here.


Travel distance: 6 km or 4 miles from downtown Iguassu Falls City
 
Tancredo Neves Bridge
click to enlargeThe Tancredo Neves Bridge was opened in 1985 to link the frontier cities of Iguassu Falls, Brazil, and Puerto Iguassu, Argentina. It must be crossed in order to visit the Argentine side of the falls.

GPS -25.588432, -54.561652
Travel distance: 7 km or 4,5 miles from downtown Iguassu Falls City
 
Budist Temple
click to enlargeOpen since 1996 it is a meeting place for the Chinese community that lives in Iguassu.
99 Dr. Josivalter Vila Nova Street Jardim California CEP: 85.867-504 - Phone: 3524-5566



GPS -25.475036, -54.598125
Location: Foz do Iguassu, Brazil
Travel distance: 8 km from downtown
Open: Tuesday to Sunday from 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
 
Dream Land - Wax Museum
click to enlargeWax museum located in iguassu area
open daily from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Cataratas avenue, 8100 - Remanso Grande
CEP 85853-000

GPS -25.590189, -54.517676

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Cables to Furnas
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Electric transformer at Furnas
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Pylons bringing energy to Furnas
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Pylons to Furnas
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Friendship Bridge
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Friendship Bridge left bank pillar
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