Escape to Barrio Centro! Enjoy its casinos, waterfalls, and food.

Check out the local area in Barrio Centro—home to attractions like Friendship Bridge and Museo Planet 3D.

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Casinos, Waterfalls and Monuments

Top Hotels in Barrio Centro

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
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Rio Hotel by Bourbon Ciudad del Este
3 out of 5
Calle Boqueron 305, Ciudad Del Este
$46/night
Sep 22 - Sep 23
4.6/5Wonderful! (388 reviews)

Located in Barrio Centro, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Museo Planet 3D and Friendship Bridge. Shopping China Importados and Shopping Jardin are also within ...

4.6/5Wonderful! (388 reviews)

"Clean, modern hotel with roof top lounge and great amenities. Very centrally located."…"

Reviewed on Aug 22, 2019

Rio Hotel by Bourbon Ciudad del Este
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Hotel Casino Acaray
4 out of 5
11 de Septiembre y Luis María Argaña, Ciudad Del Este
$98/night
Sep 30 - Oct 1
4.5/5Wonderful! (166 reviews)

Located in Barrio Centro, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of San Blas Cathedral and Friendship Bridge. Shopping China Importados and Museo Planet 3D are also ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (166 reviews)
Great place

"Very good stay"…"

Reviewed on Feb 4, 2019

Hotel Casino Acaray
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Howard Johnson Ciudad del Este
2 out of 5
Avenida Adrian Jara, Ciudad Del Este
$75/night
Sep 16 - Sep 17
4.5/5Wonderful! (77 reviews)

Located in Barrio Centro, this spa hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Shopping Jardin and Friendship Bridge. Museo Planet 3D and Shopping Del Este are also within ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (77 reviews)
Business travel

"Good value for the price and location. Location was extremely convenient"…"

Reviewed on Feb 26, 2019

Howard Johnson Ciudad del Este
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Convair Hotel
3.5 out of 5
Av. Adrián Jara esquina, Pioneros del Este, Ciudad Del Este
$54/night
Sep 16 - Sep 17
4.3/5Excellent! (115 reviews)

Located in Barrio Centro, this hotel is 1 mi (1.6 km) from Friendship Bridge and within 6 mi (10 km) of Rafain Palace Convention Center and Buddhist Temple. ...

4.3/5Excellent! (115 reviews)
Clean, closer to shopping, reasonable price.

"Clean hotel within short walking distance to shopping. No cloth press iron, n hot water kettle/coffee maker."…"

Reviewed on Mar 7, 2019

Convair Hotel
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Hotel Executive
3 out of 5
Curupayty, Ciudad Del Este, Departamento de Alto Paraná
$45/night
Sep 17 - Sep 18
3.7/5Good! (7 reviews)

Located in Barrio Centro, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Shopping Jardin and Friendship Bridge. Shopping Del Este and Museo Planet 3D are also within 15 ...

3.7/5Good! (7 reviews)

"Muito bom o atendimento , meus parabêns aos funcionários e aa camareiras cuidam muito bem dos quartos"…"

Reviewed on Aug 1, 2019

Hotel Executive
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Hotel Guarania
2.5 out of 5
Abay 246, Casi Adrian Jara, Ciudad Del Este, Alto Paraná
$32/night
Sep 16 - Sep 17
2/5 (1 review)

Located in Barrio Centro, this hotel is 0.6 mi (1 km) from Friendship Bridge and 9.9 mi (15.9 km) from Itaipu Dam.

Hotel Guarania

Popular things to do in Barrio Centro

Iguazu Falls
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Iguazu Falls

Follow trails around a wildlife-rich national park to discover a spectacular natural wonder consisting of some 275 waterfalls, including the thunderous Devil’s Throat.

Iguacu Falls
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Iguacu Falls

Marvel at the natural beauty and ferocity of this collection of waterfalls that thunder in a dramatic river gorge between Brazil and Argentina.

Bird Park
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Bird Park

Walk through woodland and rainforest to discover hundreds of tropical birds, butterflies and reptiles. Dare to hold a parrot or python.

Cataratas Avenue
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Cataratas Avenue

You can find the perfect gifts to bring home when you visit Cataratas Avenue, a favorite shopping spot in Foz do Iguacu. Discover the beautiful waterfalls and top-notch restaurants in this walkable area.

Friendship Bridge
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Friendship Bridge

Walk high above the Paraná River across a bridge connecting Foz do Iguaçu with the busy shopping districts of Ciudad del Este, Paraguay.

Iguazu National Park
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Iguazu National Park

Enjoy the beautiful waterfalls and explore Iguazu National Park, a well-known green space in Departamento Iguazú. Stroll along the area's riverfront, or simply savor its top-notch restaurants.

Top activities in Barrio Centro

Full-Day Tour of Iguazu Falls & Itaipu Dam
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Full-Day Tour of Iguazu Falls & Itaipu Dam

$28

Discover the majestic Iguazu Falls, one of nature's greatest creations, and visit the Itaipu Dam, the world's biggest hydroelectric power plant, on this full-day tour. Here you can marvel at some of both man and nature's greatest achievements.

Tax-Free Shopping Tour to Paraguay
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Tax-Free Shopping Tour to Paraguay

$32

Visit one of the region's most popular malls and shop until you drop in the tax-free Paraguayan city of Ciudad del Este. Your experience comes with convenient roundtrip transportation to the Basan Shopping Mall, a ride that takes you through 3 countries in 1 day.

Shopping Tour in Paraguay from Foz do Iguaçu
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Shopping Tour in Paraguay from Foz do Iguaçu

$26

Like other traditional Foz do Iguaçu tours, such as the Iguaçu Falls and the Itaipu Power Plant , shopping in Ciudad del Este is also great, with specialty shopping malls ranging from clothes, perfumes and toys, to electronics and products of computers, and prices below those practiced in Brazil (most of the time).

Itaipu Evening Light Show from Foz do Iguacu
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Itaipu Evening Light Show from Foz do Iguacu

$29

Start with the presentation and the screening of videos that tell the story of the place and the characteristics of this important structure. Suddenly, in the darkness, the concrete dam is illuminated by 747 projectors and 112 lighting projectors.

Low Cost City Tour Ciudad del Este
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Low Cost City Tour Ciudad del Este

$44

You will see how Ciudade del Este is much more than shopping Leave your shopping in the capital of Paraguay and enjoy a city tour full of surprises. In this City Tour in Ciudad del Este you will know the Igreja de São Lucas, the Mesquita de Ciudad del Este, the Catedral San Blas, the Lago da Republica and the Salto del Monday.

Helicopter Sightseeing Tour Over Foz do Iguacu Waterfalls
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Helicopter Sightseeing Tour Over Foz do Iguacu Waterfalls

$212

Itinerary This is a typical itinerary for this product Stop At: Iguazu Falls, Foz do Iguacu, State of Parana 85855-750 Brazil Cataratas do Iguaçu are waterfalls of the Iguazu River on the border of the Argentine province of Misiones and the Brazilian state of Paraná.