11 days in Paraguay Itinerary

11 days in Paraguay Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Asuncion
— 3 nights
2
Aregua
— 1 night
3
Caacupe
— Few hours
4
Yaguaron
— 1 night
5
Misiones Department
— Few hours
6
San Cosme y Damian
— Few hours
7
Encarnacion
— 3 nights
8
Asuncion
— 1 night

3
nights
Asuncion

Asuncion ©
Paraguay's capital and economic center, Asuncion ranks among the youngest cities on the continent, with more than half of its residents under 30 years of age.
You've added Loma San Jeronimo, Iglesia de Las Mercedes, Iglesia de la Encarnacion, and other attractions to your itinerary. Get some cultural insight at Gran Hotel del Paraguay and Centro Cultural Manzana de la Rivera. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to El Congreso Nacional - Ex Palacio Legislativo and Avenida Mariscal Lopez. And it doesn't end there: pause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia de la Santisima Trinidad, admire the striking features of Torre Icono, stroll around Plaza Infante Rivarola, and explore the world behind art at Museo Etnografico Andres Barbero.

To find photos, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Asuncion online journey planner.

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil to Asuncion is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Rio de Janeiro to Asuncion is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Rio de Janeiro in March, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Asuncion, with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to drive to Aregua.

Things to do in Asuncion

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Catedral de San Lorenzo
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Gran Hotel del Paraguay ©
Gran Hotel del Paraguay
Iglesia de la Santisima Trinidad ©
Iglesia de la Santisima Trinidad
Catedral de San Lorenzo ©
Catedral de San Lorenzo

1
night
Aregua

Aregua ©
Aregua owns a fantastic geographic location, nestled between hills with striking rock formations and deep-blue Ypacarai Lake.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Playa De Aregua as well as Iglesia Virgen de la Candelaria. On the 7th (Wed), take in the spiritual surroundings of Iglesia Virgen de la Candelaria and then kick back and relax at Playa De Aregua.

To see ratings, photos, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Aregua trip maker site.

You can drive from Asuncion to Aregua in an hour. In March, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. On the 7th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Caacupe.

Things to do in Aregua

Beaches Parks Outdoors
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Playa De Aregua ©
Playa De Aregua
Iglesia Virgen de la Candelaria ©
Iglesia Virgen de la Candelaria

few
hours
Caacupe

Caacupe ©
Founded by grenadier Carlos Murphy in 1770, the city of Caacupe serves as the capital of the Cordillera department.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Iglesia de Arroyo y Esteros. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Wed): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral Virgen de Caacupe and then pause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia de Arroyo y Esteros.

To find where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Caacupe trip planner.

You can drive from Aregua to Caacupe in an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in March, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Yaguaron.

Things to do in Caacupe

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Iglesia de Arroyo y Esteros
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Catedral Virgen de Caacupe ©
Catedral Virgen de Caacupe
Iglesia de Arroyo y Esteros ©
Iglesia de Arroyo y Esteros

1
night
Yaguaron

Yaguaron ©
Yaguaron traces its foundation back to the 16th century, when it became a Franciscan reservation for Guarani Indians.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Iglesia San Buenaventura de Yaguaron. On the 8th (Thu), pause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia San Buenaventura de Yaguaron.

For where to stay, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Yaguaron travel planning website.

You can drive from Caacupe to Yaguaron in an hour. In March, daytime highs in Yaguaron are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. You'll have a few hours on the 8th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling to Misiones Department.

Things to do in Yaguaron

Historic Sites
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Iglesia San Buenaventura de Yaguaron ©
Iglesia San Buenaventura de Yaguaron

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hours
Misiones Department

Misiones Department
Misiones is a department located in the southern region of Paraguay. To see traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read Misiones Department online trip planner.

Drive from Yaguaron to Misiones Department in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or take a bus. On the 8th (Thu), you're off to San Cosme y Damian.

Things to do in Misiones Department

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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hours
San Cosme y Damian

San Cosme y Damian
For traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read our San Cosme y Damian trip planner.

You can drive from Misiones Department to San Cosme y Damian in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or take a bus. Traveling from Misiones Department to San Cosme y Damian, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In March in San Cosme y Damian, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. On the 8th (Thu), you're off to Encarnacion.

Things to do in San Cosme y Damian

Nature Parks
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3
nights
Encarnacion

Encarnacion ©
Encarnacion offers a good selection of cultural and natural attractions.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Plaza de Armas, La Santisima Trinidad De Parana, Ruinas de Jesús, and other attractions.

To see reviews, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read our Encarnacion trip builder website.

You can drive from San Cosme y Damian to Encarnacion in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Argentina Standard Time (ART) to Paraguay Standard Time (PYT) is minus 1 hour. In March, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. You'll set off for Asuncion on the 11th (Sun).

Things to do in Encarnacion

Historic Sites

Side Trip

La Santisima Trinidad De Parana
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La Santisima Trinidad De Parana ©
La Santisima Trinidad De Parana
Plaza de Armas ©
Plaza de Armas

1
night
Asuncion

Asuncion
To find where to stay, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read Asuncion trip planner.

You can drive from Encarnacion to Asuncion in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. You will leave for home on the 12th (Mon).

Things to do in Asuncion

Nightlife Shopping Historic Sites
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