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The Itaipu Visitor Reception Center is 12 km from Foz do Iguaçu Center, 38 km from Iguaçu Falls, and 6 km from Ponte da Amizade.

By taxi:

By taxi, the ride from downtown Foz do Iguaçu to Itaipu takes approximately 15 minutes.


By car:

If the option is to come by car, go to Av. Tancredo Neves, 6702. The Visitors Reception Center is at the end of the avenue, on the right, a few meters before the plant's control barrier. The VRC has a large parking lot. The daily costs R$ 20.00 for cars and motorcycles (residents of the tri-national region, municipalities bordering the Itaipu lake and the Iguaçu National Park have 50% discount).


By bus:

Those who choose public transportation should use the bus lines “Itaipu Dam,” “Vila C Norte” or “Vila C Sul,” which depart from the central terminal of Foz do Iguaçu. The trip takes about 30 minutes. The full tariff costs R$ 3.95 (updated on 01/06/2020).


Transfer and Excursions:

A good option is also to go on excursions, which can be purchased at hotels and tourism agencies in Foz do Iguaçu and region.





Centro de Recepção de Visitantes

Av. Tancredo Neves, 6702

Foz do Iguaçu - PR - Brasil

+55 45 3576-7000