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Centrally located hotel/address in Curitiba. Inform your adress in case you will stay further away and we will check if any extra fee applies.

Booking notes

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Curitiba is always a pleasant surprise: a green, well-organized and innovative city.

It is the biggest city in South Brazil, with 1,8 million inhabitants and a pulsing metropolitan area.

The city is known by its many manicured parks, great restaurants, cultural life, congresses and events

Curitiba is also a melting pot – its population has roots all over the world, with great presence of descendents from Polen, Ukraine, Germany and Italy. Everything is reflected in the way the city is and local inhabitants think and act.

In this tour you will have a good view about Curitiba and will know why the city is considered “Brazil´s model capital city” and collects international prizes for its urban and social solutions. 

A full day tour in Curitiba to enjoy the city intensely, see and experience the most beloved places, such as the Old Town during a short walking tour, Botanical Garden, Oscar Niemeyer Museum, Pope´s Woods, Panoramic Tower, an optional typical lunch in Santa Felicidade (the Italian neighborhood), Tingui Park, Tanguá Park, Wire Opera House and Unilivre. The tour is private and lasts about 9 hours.

DISCOUNT POLICY: book until 5 days in advance and get discounts in the private tours: 5% for two tours and 10% for three tours or more.  The discounts are given manually in your confirmation.

  • Group size: from 1 to 10 people
  • Pickup location: Centrally located hotel/address in Curitiba. Inform your adress in case you will stay further away and we will check if any extra fee applies.
  • Drop-off location: Centrally located hotel/address in Curitiba.
  • Pickup time: (8.45 AM - 9.00 AM)
  • Drop-off time: (5.45 PM - 6.00 PM)

Itinerary

This is a private tour and lasts about 9 hours. 

Visited places:

  • Walking tour in the downtown area(1 hour):
    • Garibaldi Square: beautiful place with old houses, the Garibaldi Club and the Rosário Church, attended formerly by slaves
    • Largo da Ordem: the Ordem church is the main attraction and the oldest in Curitiba, built 1736
    • Cathedral: inaugurated 1893 in neo-gothic style, has been recently renewed
    • Tiradentes Square: the place where Curitiba began. In the middle of the square, a glass floor shows the antique pavement, besides the zero point of Curitiba and the foundation stone
    • Paço da Liberdade: the former city hall was built in eclectic style and opened 1915. Today it hosts a cultural centre and a beautiful café
    • Rua das Flores (pedestrian area): opened 1972, it is one of Curitiba´s main commercial areas
    • Santos Andrade Square: in this beautiful square you will see the Guaíra Theater and the historical building of UFPR (university)

    After the walking tour, you will also visit:

    • Panoramic tour in downtown: Boca Maldita, Rua 24 Horas, 19 December Square, Passeio Público (Curitiba´s first park)
    • Botanical Garden: the beautiful garden is one of Curitiba´s postcards
    • Oscar Niemeyer Museum (external visit): its nickname is “Eye Museum” due to its modern architecture in eye-shape.
    • Pope´s Woods: the Polish immigration memorial has wooden houses built at the end of the 19th century that are today an open air museum, besides native woods (houses close on Monday)
    • Panoramic tower: from here you will have a 360° view from Curitiba (closed on Mondays - optional)
    • Lunch in Santa Felicidade (optional), the traditional Italian neighbourhood. All you can eat with Italian specialties at Madalosso or Velho Madalosso. Founded 1878, this neighbourhood is very traditional and attracts locals and tourists. We can stop anywhere else you prefer for lunch.
    • Tingui Park: linear park with a copy of an Ukranian church
    • Tanguá Park: park with beautiful gardens and an artificial waterfall
    • Wire Opera House: the beautiful glass and steel theatre was built in a former quarry on a lake (*)
    • Unilivre: courses place built with recycled material in a former quarry.
     
    ***Important: the Wire Opera House and the Panoramic tower are closed on mondays.  (*) In case of shows or events happening at the Wire Opera House, the visitation will not be allowed. 

    Leaves the hotel at 9 am and returns around 6 pm.

    Services included: private car/van/mini-bus/bus (depending on the number of participants) and licensed guide in Portuguese, English, German or Spanish.

Cancellation Policy

The cancelation of services by the buyer will occur fees in case of no-shows, transferences and cancelations or any other personal reasons that might prevent the buyer to take part in the tour or booked service. The mentioned fees follow following rules and will be charged according to the expenses already made by the tour company: 

- Until 30 days prior to service date: 10% cancelation feee 

- From 29 to 21 days prior to service date: 20% cancelation fee

- Less than 21 days prior to service date: above 20% cancelation fee 

These fees are according to Brazilian law and the Deliberação Normativa number 161 from August 8th 1985 by EMBRATUR.

Children policy

One child, under six years of age, is free of charge. Older children pay the regular adult rate.

Participant Guidelines

What to Bring: Cameras, sun or rain protections (weather depending) and comfortable walking shoes.

In case you hotel is out of downtown area: an additional fee will be applied. Consult us. 

This is a private tour. What are the advantages for you?

Only you and your family/friends will take part on it. The guide and the transportation will be only for you. You will not need to wait for anyone else and you will not drive from one hotel to other to pick up other travelers. You will not share the tour with strangers. Talk to your guide about the itinerary and adapt it to your preferences. For example, if you want to change the tour itinerary and visit other places, it is possible, as long as it fits the tour duration and do not get out too much of the itinerary. In case you want to stay longer in a place you liked, you can do it too! Enjoy the most your leisure time with the people you love, with exclusivity and the personal service you deserve!

Other Disclosures

Enjoy the discounts and advantages that only our clients have! Get coupons with your booking confirmation to enjoy the best of Curitiba spending less. See the selected places here.

100% Satisfaction Guarantee in the private tours! If we do not fulfill the tour description or you do not like something, please call us and give us 15 minutes to solve the situation. If we do not get it, you will get the money of the private tour back.

Would you like to include a break for a picnic in one of Curitiba´s beautiful parks? Check out our picnic baskets and book yours as well. If you prefer and book in advance, you can have a picnic instead of lunch. Ask us for this option.