34 days in State of Parana Itinerary

34 days in State of Parana Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Foz do Iguacu
— 5 nights
2
Maringa
— 4 nights
3
Londrina
— 3 nights
4
Curitiba
— 7 nights
5
Paranagua
— 4 nights
6
Ilha do Mel
— 4 nights
7
Ilha do Superagui
— 4 nights

5
nights
Foz do Iguacu

Foz do Iguacu ©
A gateway to the world-renowned Iguacu Falls, which spectacularly divide Brazil and Argentina, the modern, high-rise city of Foz do Iguacu can't help but play second fiddle to the natural wonder in its vicinity.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Devil's Throat and Ecomuseu de Itaipu. Venture out of the city with trips to Estatua De Nossa Senhora Aparecida (in Itaipulandia) and Balneario Terra das Aguas (in Santa Helena). And it doesn't end there: explore the activities along Iguacu River, surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, don't miss a visit to Avenida Jorge Schimmelpfeng, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Igreja Batista de Tres Lagoas.

To see maps and more tourist information, use the Foz do Iguacu day trip site.

Manchester, UK to Foz do Iguacu is an approximately 20-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Manchester to Foz do Iguacu is minus 3 hours. Traveling from Manchester in March, expect Foz do Iguacu to be much hotter, temps between °C and °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) so you can drive to Maringa.

Things to do in Foz do Iguacu

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Estatua De Nossa Senhora Aparecida, Balneario Terra das Aguas
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Devil's Throat ©
Devil's Throat
Iguacu River ©
Iguacu River
Bela Vista Biological Refuge ©
Bela Vista Biological Refuge

4
nights
Maringa

Maringa ©
Instantly notable for its striking skyline featuring the large conical spire of a distinctive cathedral, Maringa stands out as one of the world's greenest cities.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Catedral Basilica Menor Nossa Senhora da Gloria and Paróquia Menino Jesus de Praga e São Francisco Xavier. Go for a jaunt from Maringa to Mandaguari to see Igreja Matriz Nossa Senhora Aparecida about 38 minutes away. There's lots more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Parque do Japao, stop by Catuai Shopping Maringa, pause for some serene contemplation at Capela Madre Paulina, and examine the collection at Museu Esportivo de Maringa.

To find reviews, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Maringa trip itinerary maker tool.

Drive from Foz do Iguacu to Maringa in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Maringa are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Londrina.

Things to do in Maringa

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Igreja Matriz N. Sra. de Fatima, Igreja Matriz Nossa Senhora Aparecida
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Parque do Japao ©
Parque do Japao
Parque do Inga ©
Parque do Inga
Catuai Shopping Maringa ©
Catuai Shopping Maringa

3
nights
Londrina

Londrina ©
Established in the early 1900s by foreign settlers, Londrina initially served as a stopover point for British coffee traders transporting beans from Paraná and São Paulo to the port of Santos.
Explore hidden gems such as Santuario de Gracas Schoenstatt and Catedral Metropolitana de Londrina. Change things up with these side-trips from Londrina: Arapongas (Igreja Matriz Santuario Nossa Senhora Aparecida & Marco do Tropico de Capricornio). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the waterfront views at Igapo Lake, look for gifts at Londrina Catuaí Mall, enjoy some diversion at Ginasio de Esportes Moringao, and pause for some serene contemplation at Oratorio Nossa Senhora do Silencio.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Londrina trip planner.

Getting from Maringa to Londrina by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. April in Londrina sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can travel to Curitiba.

Things to do in Londrina

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Arapongas
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Catedral Metropolitana de Londrina ©
Catedral Metropolitana de Londrina
Santuario de Gracas Schoenstatt ©
Santuario de Gracas Schoenstatt
Igapo Lake ©
Igapo Lake

7
nights
Curitiba

Curitiba ©
The word "Brazil" isn't often mentioned in the same breath as "excellent urban planning"--except in Curitiba.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Parque Estadual de Vila Velha and Deutscher Wald / Bosque Alemao. Change things up with these side-trips from Curitiba: Vinhos do Italiano (in Sao Jose Dos Pinhais), Palmeira (Church of Nossa Senhora Imaculada Conceicao & Sitio Minguinho Museum) and Recanto Tabaju (in Pien). There's lots more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Japanese gardens, gain insight at UNILIVRE Universidade Livre do Meio Ambiente, enjoy breathtaking views from Panoramic Tower, and steep yourself in history at Ukranian Memorial.

To find other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Curitiba road trip planning tool.

Getting from Londrina to Curitiba by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Londrina in April, things will get little chillier in Curitiba: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Paranagua.

Things to do in Curitiba

Parks Shopping Theme Parks

Side Trips

Palmeira, Vinhos do Italiano, Parque Estadual de Vila Velha, Recanto Tabaju
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Japanese gardens ©
Japanese gardens
Centro Historico de Curitiba ©
Centro Historico de Curitiba
Vinhos do Italiano ©
Vinhos do Italiano

4
nights
Paranagua

Paranagua ©
Founded in 1648, Paranagua is the oldest city in the state, enjoying a rich maritime history as one of the country's most important port cities.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Gruta das Encantadas and Pontal Do Sul Beach. Get out of town with these interesting Paranagua side-trips: Guaratuba (Barra do Sai Beach, Igreja Nossa Senhora do Bom Sucesso, &more), Mansa Beach (in Caioba) and Memorial of the Municiapality of Pontal do Parana (in Pontal do Parana). There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at Fortaleza N. S Dos Prazeres, get engrossed in the history at Federal University of Parana Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology, and pause for some serene contemplation at Ordem Terceira de Sao Francisco das Chagas Church.

To find photos, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Paranagua trip planner.

Drive from Curitiba to Paranagua in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Curitiba in April, things will get a bit warmer in Paranagua: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to travel to Ilha do Mel.

Things to do in Paranagua

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Guaratuba, Pontal do Parana, Mansa Beach, Fortaleza N. S Dos Prazeres
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Caieiras Beach ©
Caieiras Beach
Pontal Do Sul Beach ©
Pontal Do Sul Beach
Mansa Beach ©
Mansa Beach

4
nights
Ilha do Mel

Ilha do Mel ©
Situated in the mouth of the Baia de Paranagua, scenic and tranquil Ilha do Mel boasts many natural and man-made attractions.
Explore hidden gems such as Farol Beach and Fortaleza da Ilha do Mel. There's lots more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Miguel Beach, get great views at Pedras da Pontinha, visit a coastal fixture at Farol das Conchas, and stroll through Fora Beach.

To find reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Ilha do Mel travel route planning site.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Paranagua to Ilha do Mel. In April, daily temperatures in Ilha do Mel can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Ilha do Superagui.

Things to do in Ilha do Mel

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Farol Beach ©
Farol Beach
Miguel Beach ©
Miguel Beach
Farol das Conchas ©
Farol das Conchas

4
nights
Ilha do Superagui

Ilha do Superagui
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Deserta Beach and Barra do Superagui Beach.

To see reviews, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, use the Ilha do Superagui itinerary planner.

Explore your travel options from Ilha do Mel to Ilha do Superagui with the Route module. In April, daily temperatures in Ilha do Superagui can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. On the 29th (Mon), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Ilha do Superagui

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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