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Book flights to Asunción

Asunción is the capital city of Paraguay. Founded in 1537, Asunción is one of South America's oldest cities. In this city, you can explore landmarks like the Pantheon of Heroes, a monument to national heroes, and the Casa de la Independencia, significant in Paraguay's independence movement. You might also want to learn about Paraguayan art, history, and culture at various museums while in Asunción. The National Museum of Fine Arts showcases Paraguayan artwork, while the Ethnographic Museum "Andres Barbero" focuses on indigenous cultures. The costanera, a riverside boardwalk, is perfect for scenic strolls overlooking the Paraguay River. Another option is Parque Caballero, offering gardens and green spaces for a peaceful escape. Asunción serves as a gateway to other destinations in Paraguay. If you're planning further exploration, this city is a convenient starting point.

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Airports near Asunción

You have choices when it comes to reaching Asunción. Here is a selection of 4 airports you can fly to when travelling to Asunción.

Silvio Pettirossi International Airport

This is the main international airport in Asunción, located approximately 10 kilometres east of the city centre. It offers direct flights to several major cities in South America, including Buenos Aires, Sao Paulo, Lima, and Santiago.


Guarani International Airport

Located in Ciudad del Este, about 320 kilometres east of Asunción, this airport serves as an alternative option for travellers. It offers flights to destinations such as Buenos Aires, Sao Paulo, and Lima. To reach Asunción from Guarani International Airport, you can either take a domestic flight or drive for about 4-5 hours.


Silvio Pettirossi International Airport

If you are unable to find a direct flight to Asunción, you can consider flying to a nearby major airport such as Ezeiza International Airport (EZE) in Buenos Aires, Argentina, or Guarulhos International Airport (GRU) in Sao Paulo, Brazil. From there, you can easily find connecting flights to Asunción.


Carrasco International Airport

Although not within driving distance, Carrasco International Airport in Montevideo, Uruguay, is another option for travellers heading to Asunción. It offers flights to several South American cities, including Buenos Aires and Sao Paulo. From Montevideo, you can take a connecting flight to Asunción or consider other transportation options.

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Things to do in Asunción

With a wide variety of attractions in Asunción, we've narrowed it down to our top 3 selections to make your planning easier:

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Palacio de López

This stunning pink presidential palace is a must-see for any visitor to Asuncion. Built in the 1840s, the palace is a beautiful example of neoclassical architecture and has ornate decorations and luxurious gardens. Visitors can take a guided tour of the palace to learn about its history and admire its grand interiors.

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Museo del Barro

Asuncion's premier museum, the Museo del Barro houses an expansive collection of Paraguayan art and artefacts. The museum's collection includes pre-Columbian ceramics, colonial religious art, and contemporary paintings and sculptures. Visitors can learn about Paraguay's history and culture through the museum's exhibits.

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Costanera de Asunción

The Costanera de Asunción is a waterfront promenade that offers stunning views of the Paraguay River. The promenade is a popular spot for locals and tourists alike to relax, take a walk, or enjoy a meal at one of the many restaurants lining the riverfront. Visitors can also take a boat ride on the river or rent a bike to explore the promenade.

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