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Paraguay Cities

Paraguay cities welcome one and all, to visit the country and witness the exotic marvels which they can offer. Traveling to the cities in Paraguay is an incredible experience, which a tourist must not miss out, at any cost. Some of the features in this country consist of varied geography, history and wonderful folk art which captivate visitors to come to the country again and again. There are so many tourist attractions in Paraguay, that you will actually be spoilt of choices as a traveler. The only way in which, you can do justice to the attractions offered by this country, is by taking some quality time out and going on a tour to Paraguay!

While exploring the tourist attractions of Paraguay, you must not miss out on witnessing the exceptional and varied culture of the people living in the country. The diverse cultural background of the people settled there, give the tourists a unique opportunity to sample the glimpses various cultures in one country. The languages in Paraguay commonly spoken by people are: Guaraní and Spanish. So, if have knowledge about either or both the languages, your traveling experience will be vastly different. On the other hand, even if you do not know any of these languages you can have a pretty interesting time, while you are traveling in the country.

Cities in Paraguay

There are more than 50 cities in Paraguay, which has attractive features for every type of traveler. The country is divided into two broad regions i.e. the eastern region and the western region. Lush green hills, scenic countryside, valleys adorn the eastern part while ecological and biological reserves, fertile lands etc are on the western part. Given here is a list of some of the major cities, which you should not miss out on visiting, while traveling to Paraguay. They are:

  • Ybycui
  • Villarrica
  • Lambare
  • Asunción
  • Encarnacion
  • Bella Vista
  • Mbocayaty
  • Villa Elisa
  • San Ygnacio
  • Pozo Colorado
  • San Bernardino
  • Colonia Yguazu
  • Ciudad del Este
  • Mariscal Estigarribia
  • Mariano Roque Alonso
  • Puerto Presidente Franco

    The picturesque city of Asuncion is the capital city of Paraguay. The full name for Asuncion is 'Nuestra Senora Santa Maria de la Asuncion'. The population of the city was estimated to be 1,212,112 as per the 2002 census. There are many tourist attraction spots in the city, among which the major ones include the Godoy Museum, the Church of La Encarnacion, the Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, the Cathedral and the Panteon Nacional de los Heroes. Another city that needs to be mentioned is Altos. It needs mention specially for the tourist spots that it houses. The popular tourist spots in the city include a German clubhouse, a cemetery, a church and a statue of Jose Felix Estigarribia. Jose Felix Estigarribiawas the President of Paraguay from August 15, 1939 to September 7, 1940. He died in a plane crash above the town. The city is famous for serving as the temporary hiding place of Eichmann.

    Most important cities are:
  • Asuncion
  • Bolivia

    The picturesque country of Paraguay is officially known as the Republic of Paraguay. Paraguay is a landlocked country situated in the very heart of South America. The name of the country has been derived from the Guarani word pararaguay. The word means 'from a great river'. The economy of Paraguay is actually a market economy. The economy is characterized by a large informal sector