19 days in Paraguay Itinerary

19 days in Paraguay Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Paraguay trip itinerary planner

©
Plan created by another user. Make it yours
1
Ciudad Del Este
— 3 nights
2
Encarnacion
— 2 nights
3
Asuncion
— 2 nights
4
San Bernardino
— 1 day
5
Asuncion
— 2 nights
6
Caacupe
— 1 night
7
Asuncion
— 3 nights
8
Yaguaron
— 1 night
9
Asuncion
— 2 nights

S M T W T F S
29
30
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26

3
nights
Ciudad Del Este

Ciudad Del Este ©

Supermarket of South America

The commercial center of eastern Paraguay, busy Ciudad Del Este serves primarily as a shopping destination for Argentines and Brazilians.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sat): join in the after-dark buzz at Monalisa Paraguay, don't miss a visit to PRESA DE ITAIPU, then look for gifts at Shopping Del Este Paraguay, and finally examine the collection at Museo El Mensu. Here are some ideas for day two: browse the different shops at shopping terra nova, then get outside with Lago de la Republica, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Saltos del Monday.

To find other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read Ciudad Del Este trip maker site.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Ciudad Del Este is an approximately 26-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Brasilia Standard Time (BRT), which is usually a -4 hour difference. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Amsterdam in May: high temperatures in Ciudad Del Este hover around 26°C and lows are around 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can go by car to Encarnacion.

Things to do in Ciudad Del Este

Shopping · Outdoors · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
©
Gift & Specialty Shop
Shopping Del Este Paraguay
3.5
©
Landmark
PRESA DE ITAIPU
4.6
©
Waterfall
Saltos del Monday
4.5

2
nights
Encarnacion

Encarnacion ©

Pearl of the South

Encarnacion offers a good selection of cultural and natural attractions.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Mon): explore the ancient world of Ruinas de Jesús, then steep yourself in history at La Santisima Trinidad De Parana, and then don't miss a visit to Plaza de Armas. Here are some ideas for day two: appreciate the extensive heritage of Costanera de la Ciudad de Encarnacion Paraguay and then kick back and relax at San Jose Beach.

For maps, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read our Encarnacion road trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Ciudad Del Este to Encarnacion takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Ciudad Del Este to Encarnacion. In May, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Asuncion.

Things to do in Encarnacion

Historic Sites · Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
©
World heritage site
La Santisima Trinidad De Parana
4.8

2
nights
Asuncion

Asuncion ©

Mother of Cities

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.
On the 9th (Wed), take in the pleasant sights at Loma San Jeronimo, don't miss a visit to Plaza de La Independencia, then contemplate the long history of El Congreso Nacional - Ex Palacio Legislativo, then examine the collection at Cultural Center of the Republic, and finally don't miss a visit to Plaza Comuneros. Keep things going the next day: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Botanical Garden and Zoo (Jardin Botanico y Zoologico), walk around Plaza Infante Rivarola, then admire the striking features of Casa Viola, then make a trip to Avenida Mariscal Lopez, and finally get engrossed in the history at Gran Hotel del Paraguay.

To see other places to visit, photos, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Asuncion trip maker website.

Traveling by car from Encarnacion to Asuncion takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in May, and nighttime lows around 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to go by car to San Bernardino.

Things to do in Asuncion

Parks · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums · Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip

1
day
San Bernardino

San Bernardino ©
A town of less than 10,000 people, San Bernardino has the look and feel of a resort town, with attractive, lakeside buildings and a well-maintained commercial center.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Fri): get outside with Lago Ypacarai.

To find reviews, photos, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the San Bernardino online trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Asuncion to San Bernardino by car takes about 1.5 hours. In May, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Asuncion.

Things to do in San Bernardino

Outdoors
Highlights from your trip
©
Outdoor Activity
Lago Ypacarai
3.6

2
nights
Asuncion

Asuncion ©

Mother of Cities

Start off your visit on the 12th (Sat): go for a walk through Loma San Jeronimo, make a trip to Plaza de La Independencia, then ponder the world of politics at El Congreso Nacional - Ex Palacio Legislativo, then examine the collection at Cultural Center of the Republic, and finally make a trip to Plaza Comuneros. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: meet the residents at Botanical Garden and Zoo (Jardin Botanico y Zoologico), stroll around Plaza Infante Rivarola, admire the landmark architecture of Casa Viola, then don't miss a visit to Avenida Mariscal Lopez, and finally take an in-depth tour of Gran Hotel del Paraguay.

For other places to visit, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Asuncion online trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from San Bernardino to Asuncion takes 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to drive to Caacupe.

Things to do in Asuncion

Parks · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums · Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip

1
night
Caacupe

Caacupe ©
Founded by grenadier Carlos Murphy in 1770, the city of Caacupe serves as the capital of the Cordillera department.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral Virgen de Caacupe.

To find traveler tips, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Caacupe visit planning site.

You can drive from Asuncion to Caacupe in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Caacupe are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. You will have some time to spend on the 14th (Mon) before leaving for Asuncion.

Things to do in Caacupe

Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip

3
nights
Asuncion

Asuncion ©

Mother of Cities

See some other sides of Asuncion: contemplate the long history of Casa de la Independencia, make a trip to Costanera de Asuncion, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Nuestra Senora de la Asuncion, and get a taste of the local shopping with Shopping del Sol.

Plan a Asuncion trip in moments using our itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Caacupe to Asuncion takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Yaguaron.

Things to do in Asuncion

Museums · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Shopping

1
night
Yaguaron

Yaguaron ©
Yaguaron traces its foundation back to the 16th century, when it became a Franciscan reservation for Guarani Indians.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Fri): pause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia San Buenaventura de Yaguaron.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read our Yaguaron trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Asuncion to Yaguaron by car takes about an hour. In May, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 18°C. You'll have a few hours on the 18th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Asuncion.

Things to do in Yaguaron

Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip

2
nights
Asuncion

Asuncion ©

Mother of Cities

Kick off your visit on the 18th (Fri): ponder the world of politics at Casa de los Diputados. On the 19th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Loma San Jeronimo, make a trip to Plaza de La Independencia, then ponder the world of politics at El Congreso Nacional - Ex Palacio Legislativo, then see the interesting displays at Cultural Center of the Republic, and finally make a trip to Plaza Comuneros.

To see reviews, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Asuncion online trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Yaguaron to Asuncion in an hour. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Asuncion

Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip