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Paraguay Trade Mission

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Itinerary:

Day

Activity

Sunday, Sept. 4

Arrive in Asuncion, Paraguay by early-afternoon

Cultural Dinner, Lo De Osvaldo Steak House

Monday, Sept. 5

Business to business matchmaking at Crowne Plaza

Welcome Reception – Venue to be confirmed

Tuesday, Sept. 6

Follow-up meetings (schedule permitting)

Depart Asuncion for Santiago, Chile

Travel Information

The US Embassy in Paraguay welcomes all participants to this year’s Trade Winds Trade Mission. Participants are expected to arrive in Asuncion by the afternoon of September 4th. If you have any issues before or upon arrival please contact Joshua Kaplan at joshua.kaplan@trade.gov or Ricardo Espinosa at EspinosaR@state.gov. Delegation members are encouraged to book their flights to arrive in Asuncion no later than Sunday afternoon local time. For the travel on to Santiago, Chile to occur Sept. 6, delegation members are encouraged to book flights as soon as possible given the limited connections.

Visa Requirements

A visa is required to enter Paraguay. Visas can be obtained upon arrival at the airport, but it is recommended if possible to apply for and receive visas from the appropriate Paraguayan diplomatic mission in the U.S. in advance of travel. Please visit this website for the most current visa information.

Medical Requirements

The CDC recommends certain vaccinations in advance of travel to Paraguay, including those for typhoid, Hepatitis A, and yellow fever. It is also important to note that cases of Zika virus have been reported in Paraguay. Information on specific risks and recommended vaccinations can be found here.

For more information please visit the U.S. State Department Paraguay travel page.

Hotel Accommodation

A group booking has been made by the U.S. Commercial Service for all participants at the Crown Plaza Asuncion. To secure a room in the delegation block, please e-mail reservas@crowneasuncion.com.py and mention you are with the American business delegation. You will then be required to provide credit card information to confirm the reservation. To ensure availability at the preferred rate, event participants must secure their rooms by Monday, August 15th.

Crowne Plaza Asuncion
Calle Cerro Cora 939 Con Estados Unidos

Asuncion – 00000, Paraguay

Phone +595-21-452682

Rate: ($110) (single occupancy rate, including breakfast and WIFI)
The above rates quoted are inclusive of Vat and internet

Airport Transportation

The Crowne Plaza offers a 24 airport shuttle service that can be reserved prior to arrival in Asuncion through the hotel reservations desk. The fee for a one-way transfer is $29 plus tax, to transport up to 2 people.

Currency Exchange

Currency can be exchanged inexpensively through ATMs in Asuncion and credit cards are widely accepted. Exchange may also be made at the hotel lobby.



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