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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.