Paraguay is nestled into the heart of South America, but because it isn’t home to any of the mega-attractions of the continent, it is often overlooked by travelers. That means for intrepid adventurers hoping to get off the gringo trail, Paraguay is the perfect destination! Split in two by the Paraguay River and the Tropic of Capricorn, the country is divided into two unique regions teeming with opportunities to explore. Your journey will likely launch from Asunción, the capital city rich with architectural and cultural history. From there, enjoy equal parts adventure and history with a one-of-a-kind trip that is just right for you.
One of the oldest European-founded cities in South America and the capital of Paraguay, 482-year-old Asunción is nicknamed the “Mother of Cities.” Today, Asunción is a hub for a developing tourist scene. Visit the candy-pink presidential…
Paraguay’s Misiones area is home to the Itaipu Dam, one of the world’s largest hydroelectric facilities. Located on the Paraná River bordering Brazil, it is considered one of the seven engineering wonders of the modern world. By night enjoy…