Paraguay travel advice

Explore our complete guide to Paraguay with the latest travel advice for travellers and holidaymakers including official updates and local travel tips for Paraguay.

Paraguay travel guide - essential info

Below is a beginner's guide to Paraguay with essential travel facts such as dominant language spoken, typical flight time from the UK and the local currency. You can also check whether visas are required and what plug adapter you need to pack.

Paraguay - quick facts
Time difference UK -4 hours
Language(s) Spanish, Guaraní
Currency Paraguayan Guaraní
Electricity A + C plug (220V)
Driving side Right

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Paraguay weather

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Paraguay travel advice

Check the latest travel advice on visiting Paraguay from official government sources (in english) from around the world including entry requirements and travel restrictions.

Learn more about the current safety and security risks from terrorism, natural disasters and more. Read about the local laws and customs to consider when travelling around Paraguay.

Note: UK FCDO - UK Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office

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Paraguay travel health

Find out more about staying safe when travelling to Paraguay with the latest guidance on required vaccinations and recommended medication to take with you.

Check out the general travel tips for staying safe and healthy in Paraguay, risks of preventable diseases and what to pack.

Note: CDC - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

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Paraguay covid live updates

Check the latest live updates on Covid-19 in Paraguay with the vaccination requirements, current available statistics and up-to-date travel advice from government agencies.

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Paraguay FAQs

Read our frequently asked questions about travelling to Paraguay including the current entry restrictions, covid rules, driving side, electrical plugs used and much more.

Are there entry restrictions to Paraguay due to Covid-19?

Paraguay is open for tourism from the UK. There are no special entry requirements for Paraguay.

Check out Ministry of Public Health, Paraguay for more information.

Do I need to quarantine in the UK if I travel from Paraguay?

You do not need to quarantine on arrival in the UK from Paraguay. The UK no longer requires a passenger locator form, Covid-19 test or proof of vaccination.

What is the time difference between Paraguay and the UK?

The time difference between Paraguay and the UK is UK time-4 hours.

What is the main language spoken in Paraguay?

The main languages spoken in Paraguay are Spanish and Guaraní.

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What is the currency in Paraguay?

The currency in Paraguay is the Paraguayan Guaraní (PYG).

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Which plugs are used in Paraguay?

Paraguay uses electrical plug type A + C (220 Volts).

Which side of the road do they drive on in Paraguay?

They drive on the right side of the road in Paraguay.

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