Jesuit Missions half day guided tour
Paraguay´s princpial historic tourist attraction, the Jesuit ruins of Itapúa mark the culimination of the great social experiment that was the Jesuit-Guaraní civilization. A fascinating step back in time.Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this productStop At:
La Santisima Trinidad De Parana, Ruta 6, Km 31, Trinidad 6000 Paraguay
Trinidad, designed by the Roman architect Primoli, is the best preserved of the Jesuit ruins in the "Paraquaria" region. Here we will learn about the history of this groundbreaking social experiment as we explore the dramatic redstone ruins.
Duration: 2 hours 30 minutesStop At:
Parque Ecologico Ita Cajon, Trinidad Paraguay
The Jesuits got their stone from the nearby Ita Cajón quarry, now a beautiful park. Statues based on the Guaraní mythology allow us the opportunity to learn about the fascinating indigenous culture of the region. Afterwards we will try some locally made Yierba Mate ice cream - unique to this area!
Duration: 30 minutesStop At:
Jesus de Tavarangue, Jesus de Tavarangue, Itapua Department
The Moorish-inspired Jesus de Tavarangue, the "city that never was" is in stark contrast to Trinidad.
Duration: 1 hour
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Infants must sit on laps"
"Most travelers can participate"
"This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund"
"This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate"
Hora de Inicio:
Duración: 5 Hours
Lugar de comienzo:
Traveler pickup is offered
Pick up and drop off at any location in Encarnación.
Cancelaciones y devoluciones:
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.