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Kattamaram: One of the best tours of Itaipu in Foz do Iguaçu!



One of the most exciting places to visit in Foz do Iguaçu is the Itaipu Technology Park. The Itaipu Hydroelectric Power Plant is the largest clean and renewable energy generator on the planet, its construction began in 1974 to 1982, in which today it is considered one of the largest constructions of modern engineering.

Curiosity: there was an island near the site of the plant, called Itaipu, which according to the Tupis meant "stone that sings", it was from this term that the name of the Itaipu Hydroelectric Plant was born.

The tour

Itaipu Kattamaram: One of the best tours in Foz do Iguaçu!

(Photo courtesy of the attraction)

The tour begins in a equipped bus offered by the attractive, during the route to Port Kattamaram, the vehicle offers brief explanations on the tour in some different languages, so that all visitors can understand, on the second floor, the bus is open, making possible a better view of Itaipu, during the way it is possible to see the great structure of the place, and to affirm how well organized the place, the bus ride to Kattamaram Port lasts about 10min, passing through the biological refuge, in which we can observe several capybara during the course, they walk freely through Itaipu territory. Arriving next to the Port, we can observe the great dam, climbing a little more we arrived at the Itaipu Kattamaram.

Port Kattamaram.

Itaipu Kattamaram: One of the best tours in Foz do Iguaçu!

(Photo courtesy of the attraction)

The Port Kattamaram is a restaurant, facing the great lake of Itaipu, the place offers an incredible variety of food and drinks, perfect for those who enjoy a meal amid nature, the harbor provides a spectacular view of the sky both during the day as the end of the afternoon. The Itaipu Kattamaram is parked right next to the Port, with a well-structured boardwalk to board the ride.

Kattamaram.

Itaipu Kattamaram: One of the best tours in Foz do Iguaçu!

(Photo courtesy of the attraction)

The Kattamaram Boat, part of the tourist complex of Itaipu, its structure is very well organized. The attraction offers a bar on the deck of the boat, with a wonderful view of the entire length of the lake, on the same floor, is the cabin of the commander, where it is possible to know better how the boat works. The boat has a photograph that offers photos from different angles, in which a certain amount is charged, and the photos are revealed on the spot. Downstairs, to a restaurant where they offer typical foods such as fish, salads servings and snacks, on the same floor are the bathrooms of the boat. The structure itself is very beautiful and well lit as courtesy of the vessel is offered a delicious juice in a bowl of the attractive, which at the end of the tour is given as a toast to the passengers.

During the tour, you can stroll along the length of the boat, and take lots of photos, during the tour we can observe the grandeur of the lake, and observe the dam better. The tour lasts on average 1h30, a menu is offered of all the products of Itaipu Kattamaram in case you want to eat something.

Sunset on the Kattamaram.

Itaipu Kattamaram: One of the best tours in Foz do Iguaçu!

(Photo courtesy of the attraction)

The sunset is divine, the sun's rays reflect in the water, turning everything into a perfect setting of nature. After the boat returns to the pier, it is possible to visualize more calmly the beauty of the place. When the tour comes to an end, it is time to return to the boarding point, during the return journey, because it is late afternoon, the place is already illuminated, making everything even more beautiful, it is at this time that the animals begin to get out of the woods, if you are lucky you can observe some of them during the ride back to boarding.

Hours of operation.

Port Kattamaram: the restaurant is open daily from 09h00 in the morning at 17h00 in the afternoon!

Kattamaram: 10h00, 11h00, 12h00, 14h00, 15h00, 16h00, with about 40 minutes of walking!

The 17h00 takes place the sunset walk with 1h00 of duration!

Did you like the tour and want to know more about it?

Visit the website: Kattamaram

If you would like to know more about the Itaipu Hydroelectric Power Plant, the site also offers:

Panoramic tour - A more detailed tour of the plant's structure, and how the daily progress and energy production works, providing visitors with a better understanding of the subject.

Special Circuit - This tour offers the visitor an experience of getting to know the central room, where engineers operate the machines, to know even more about how the machines operate, and how it works underneath all the concrete of the largest power plant in the world.

Ecomuseum - This tour is a detailed sample of how the Itaipu Hydroelectric Power Plant was made, with a model showing the entire territory that surrounds the border of Brazil and Paraguay, where Itaipu operates.

Astronomical pole - the astronomical pole is one of the coolest areas of Itaipu, with an area of ​​505,76 m², the tour involves an internal and external visit of the place, where you learn a lot about astrology, one of the main attractions of the place is the possibility to observe all the constellations in a simular virtual sky, where it offers a space travel experience to visitors.

Bela Vista biological refuge - as a way of repairing the damages done in nature after the construction of the plant, the technological park created an area for the preservation of displaced animals, in which it prizes for the fauna and flora of the place, restoring nature in its place, another main objective of the refuge to engage visitors with environmental education, showing the importance of it in our lives.

And then you enjoyed the walks? Combo Iguassu Turismo, is the best tourism agency in Foz do Iguaçu and region, in partnership with the hotel Tarobá, attached to our hotel, it values ​​the comfort and well-being of the clients, with air-conditioned transports and accredited drivers, the main objective of the Combo Iguassu team is to make your trip through the Unforgettable Triple Border.

To know more, visit: Combo Iguassu

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