Top 5 things to do and see in Asuncion

Top 5 things to do and see in Asuncion

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Mar
2021

Top 5 things to do and see in Asuncion

Posted by: Mahendra Venkatesh

Top 5 things to do and see in Asuncion

Asunción is the capital and the largest city in the South American nation of Paraguay. The city is the seat of the national government, as well as the principal port and the main industrial and cultural center of Paraguay. Asunción is one of the oldest cities in South America and is considered the longest continually inhabited area in the region. The city has a rich history, which is in evidence upon visiting the city’s many historical sites and landmarks. Asunción city has a host of museums and galleries to give one a glimpse into the country’s rich history and colorful culture. This includes the Godoi Museum, the Metropolitan Cathedral, the National Pantheon of Heroes, and the Casa de la Independencia.

Here are some of the top places to visit in Asunción

1. National Pantheon of the Heroes
2. Palacio de Los López
3. Casa de la Independencia Museum
4. Botanical Garden and Zoo of Asunción
5. Museo del Barro

Things to do in Asunción

1. Visit South America’s First Ever Train Station
2. Bask in the glow of the Palacio de Los López
3. Eat at the Lido
4. Explore Paraguay’s (old) politics
5. Cool off by the lake