Areguá Tourism

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Areguá (Spanish pronunciation: [aɾeˈɣwa]) is a city in Paraguay; located 28 km away from the capital city Asunción. It is the capital of the Department of Central. Probably the best feature of this Paraguayan town is its geographical location; it lies between a group of rolling hills with a distinctive rock formation (found only in 3 places in the world) and a beautiful blue lake, Ypacaraí lake. The topography of the surroundings gives this town a unique natural charm. The colonial architecture, largely preserved, along with its original cobble stone streets makes this small town a very quaint destination. Here, one can find magnificent mansions, which are laid out as surrounding corridors enclosing a central plaza (usually a beautiful flowered garden). It is also known as the "city of strawberries" because of the large production of strawberries, the best in Paraguay. The city of Areguá is also home to skilled artisans who showcase their works in expos held throughout the year. The History Museum of Crafts is located in this city. There's also many art galleries with a wide variety of antiques and works of art from the last century.


A place in Paraguay, Areguá is an interesting place to visit, given its unique culture, history and character. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Areguá.

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Facts and Stats for Areguá*

  • Pollution Statistics in Areguá

    Know the pollution level of Areguá before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 61.36 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 59.09 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 72.73 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 40 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 77.27 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 41.07 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 43.18 (Moderate)
  • Areguá: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Areguá for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Areguá.

    • Burglary and Theft 37.5 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 54.41 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 51.56 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 85 (Very High)
    • Car Stealing 36.76 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 58.82 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 33.82 (Low)
    • Drug offense 54.41 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 69.44 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 26.39 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 17.65 (Very Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 14.71 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 46.88 (Moderate)
  • Living in Areguá - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Areguá is 120.09 (High)

    • Safety Index 51.42 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 92.24 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 61.18 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 35.67 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 36.82 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 59.43 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 11.9 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 35.14 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Areguá

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Areguá

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.18 USD
    • International Movie per seat 6.33 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 44.01 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 71.14 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 69.24 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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