13 days in State of Parana Itinerary

13 days in State of Parana Itinerary

Created using Inspirock State of Parana route planner
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Londrina
— 1 night
Drive
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Arapongas
— 1 night
Drive
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Curitiba
— 3 nights
Drive
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Morretes
— 1 night
Drive
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Antonina
— 1 night
Drive
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Foz do Iguacu
— 4 nights
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Londrina — 1 night

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.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): get engrossed in the history at Mother Leonia Milito Memorial House, contemplate the waterfront views at Igapo Lake, and then take a leisurely stroll along Calcadao de Londrina. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Mon): go for a walk through Parada do Coco, then pause for some serene contemplation at Oratorio Nossa Senhora do Silencio, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Santuario de Gracas Schoenstatt, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Catedral Metropolitana de Londrina.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Londrina trip planner.

Orlando, USA to Londrina is an approximately 15-hour flight. Traveling from Orlando to Londrina, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Orlando in February, expect Londrina to be somewhat warmer, temps between 86°F and 69°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Arapongas.
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Arapongas — 1 night

Start off your visit on the 25th (Tue): pause for some photo ops at Statue of Roland, then see the interesting displays at Igreja Matriz Sao Jose, then examine the collection at Museu de Historia da Imigracao Japonesa do Parana, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Igreja Matriz Santuario Nossa Senhora Aparecida.

To see other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Arapongas tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Londrina to Arapongas in an hour. In February in Arapongas, expect temperatures between 86°F during the day and 69°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can drive to Curitiba.
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Curitiba — 3 nights

The word "Brazil" isn't often mentioned in the same breath as "excellent urban planning"--except in Curitiba.
Change things up with a short trip to Familia Fardo Vinicola in Quatro Barras (about 50 minutes away). There's much more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Jardim Botanico de Curitiba, admire the masterpieces at Museu Oscar Niemeyer, walk around Parque Barigui, and pause for some serene contemplation at Paroquia Imaculado Coracao de Maria.

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Traveling by car from Arapongas to Curitiba takes 5.5 hours. In February, Curitiba is a bit cooler than Arapongas - with highs of 79°F and lows of 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can drive to Morretes.
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Morretes — 1 night

A small town dating back to colonial times, Morretes represents a major draw to the coastline of Parana, one of Brazil's southern states.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sat): look for all kinds of wild species at Ekoa Park and then explore the striking landscape at Marumbi Peak.

For where to stay, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Morretes travel route planner.

Drive from Curitiba to Morretes in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Curitiba in February, things will get a bit warmer in Morretes: highs are around 87°F and lows about 72°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can drive to Antonina.
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Antonina — 1 night

Antonina is a municipality in the state of Paraná in southern Brazil. On the 1st (Sun), explore the activities along Cachoeira River, then stop by Bala de Banana Bananina - Loja da Fabrica, and then stroll through Fortaleza da Ilha do Mel.

For photos, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Antonina trip planner.

Antonina is just a stone's throw from Morretes. February in Antonina sees daily highs of 87°F and lows of 72°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) to allow time to drive to Foz do Iguacu.
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Foz do Iguacu — 4 nights

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.
Foz do Iguacu is known for nature, zoos & aquariums, and sightseeing. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: admire the sheer force of Iguazu Falls, see the interesting displays at Museu de Cera Dreamland, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Igreja Batista de Tres Lagoas, and stop by Artesanato Chocolate Caseiro Tres Fronteiras.

For traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Foz do Iguacu online driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Antonina to Foz do Iguacu takes 10 hours. In March, daily temperatures in Foz do Iguacu can reach 85°F, while at night they dip to 66°F. On the 5th (Thu), you're off to home.
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State of Parana travel guide

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Waterfalls · Zoos · Gardens
Featuring a strong European heritage, State of Parana represents one of Brazil's most surprising regions, delighting visitors with its coastal cities boasting Mediterranean atmosphere and innovative architecture. Often overlooked by foreign tourists who flock to its northern neighbor, the state remains one of Brazil's wealthiest and most developed regions. Beach lovers and surfers vacation in State of Parana to take advantage of good weather and warm Atlantic waters, while nature-lovers prefer the region's largely unspoiled swathes of rainforest. No State of Parana tour is complete without a visit to the region's World Heritage-listed national park, celebrated worldwide for its jaw-dropping waterfalls.
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