Medicinal Plants

Phytotherapy is the use of medicinal plants in health recovery. It is the oldest and most popular therapy among all existing ones.

Phytotherapy is the use of medicinal plants in health recovery. It is the oldest and most popular therapy among all existing ones. Every day its therapeutic efficacy is more scientifically proven.

Basic tour:
This visit is intended for those lay people on the subject, but who sympathize and identify with this therapy and who would like to deepen their knowledge a little more. It is also addressed to technicians, professionals and researchers working in this area.

The visit is held at itaipu’s Center for Medicinal Plants, where you can visit the modern laboratory equipped for handling herbal medicines and the vegetable garden of medicinal plants. During the visit, a technician informs about the harvest, manufacture and use of the different medicinal plants.

  • Duration of the visit: 1h30
  • This visit can be combined with a visit to Itaipu Hydroelectric Power Plant.