Itaipu guided excursion with Wild Animals Eco-retreat and Ecomuseum
- Admire a spectacular panoramic view of Itaipu Dam
- Visit the Bela Vista Wild Animals Eco Retreat, and meet more than 960 kinds of plants and 50 animal species
- Explore the Eco-museum, and listen to the history of the plant and the region where the dam was built
Visit the important Itaipu Dam with its approximately 8 km long and 196 meters high. Learn the history about the plant and its operation. You will also enjoy a visit through the penstocks by bus. The tour continues to the Bela Vista Wild Animals Eco Retreat, a unit of environmental protection, created in the 70s to receive thousands of plants and animals displaced by the plant's reservoir. Finally, you will visit the Eco-museum, a cultural place which preserves the history of the plant and the Brazilian region where the dam was built. Don't miss the chance to enjoy thematic areas of water and energy, as well as a replica of the axis of a turbine at work.