Curitiba is considered the ecological capital in Brazil and has a lot to offer regarding nature. If you look for adventure tours in your trip, we have some suggestions to make your travel plans more interesting!
A great option is to explore the city cycling. A nice way to have fun with friends and family and get to know locals and other visitors during your tour. Several tour routes to increase your experience in Curitiba, in a very creative way: Coffee Bike Tour, Bars & Bike, Art Bike Tour, Wire Opera House, Passaúna Park… Choose your bike tour!
The train tour to Morretes is almost mandatory for visitors in Curitiba. What about an adventure in the nature after a delicious typical lunch? The rafting is available usually from November to April in Antonina, a neighbor town of Morretes. The rafting is level III/IV and you will have 1,5 hours of fun in Cachoeira River. The canoe tour is easier and can be made by people of different skill levels in the beautiful Nhundiaquara River in Morretes.
One of the favourite spots for mountain climbers and hikers is the Marumbi Estate Park! Enjoy the train tour in the middle of the Atlantic Rain Forest until the Marumbi station, where you will get off. From there, a hiking tour to Rochedinho or Marumbinistas Waterfall. Reccommended for people in good physical condition and used to hiking in the nature. Your guide is very experienced in the region, and the return to Curitiba will be also by train.
Visit the 6th largest canyon in the world
A tour with a very nice 5 hour hiking at Guartelá Canyon, considered the 6th largest in the world! Guided hiking in a part to the park where only 20 people have access every day. Hiking, river bath and amazing landscapes of the region called Campos Gerais. This tour is available from Wednesday to Sunday.
You can join our tour to Guartelá Canyon, that departs every Saturday. The tour is held in a small group up to 12 persons and the departures are guaranteed. There is no minimum number of participants. The guide speaks Portuguese and English and you will also have a local park ranger and will have access to a restricted area. The tour includes lunch-box and we reccommend you to wear confortable hiking shoes and take a backpack. The tour costs R$ 420,00 per person. >> More information and booking here <<
Hiking to Salta da Fortuna (Fortune Waterfall)
For those who like trails and nature, combine the train tour with a visit to Pau Oco Estate Park. A hiking in the middle of the Atlantic Rain Forest, with its rich bio diversity until Salto da Fortuna Waterfall, the main attraction in this protected area. Know more here.
NEW: you can book your train tour and hike along a piece of the Itupava Trail! During the train tour you will have amazing views from the centenary railroad. You will get off at Marumbi Station and from there you will begin the hiking to enjoy the nature and bath in the river. This is a piece of the ancient Itupava Trail, an ancient indigenous trail that linked the coast to the first plateau. It was also used for transportation of goods. After the trail, have a delicious typical lunch in Morretes, you will have time to visit this lovely town. The hiking lasts 2,5 hours and the difficulty level is médium. Book your tour here. Watch our vídeo about the Train Tour and Itupava Trail and know more about the tour here: