7.30 AM - 7.35 AM
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Pickup info

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

ON THE FIELD “SPECIAL REQUESTS” PLEASE INFORM: the complete name, passport number and birthdate of all passengers and any other special request.

 

In the morning, participants will get to see the magnificent landscapes of the Serra do Mar mountain range as they journey by train and enjoy the breathtaking views. By the end of the morning, they will reach Morretes, a small town on the foothills.

After trying the typical dish, the tasty barreado, a beef stew with fish and prawns, in a restaurant on the banks of the Nhundiaquara River, the participants will be taken to visit the Pau Oco State Park. There they will hike through the forest, with its rich array of flora and fauna, to the Salto da Fortuna waterfall.

Later, the participants will return to Curitiba via the Estrada da Graciosa, stopping along the to take pictures.

Difficulty level: This tour has been planned for people in good physical condition. You will cross some rivers along the way and you should bring good hiking shoes and sandals to avoid falls. 

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.

  • Physicality: Medium
    Physical rating

    From relaxed (low) to ones where you need to be fit to join in.

    Low

    No surprises here. These tours/activities are those most anyone can do if they are fine with fairly flat walks and getting in and out of transport.

    Medium

    Like to be active, even very active, but not pushed too far. This is the one for you.

    High

    These tours/activities require you to be very fit. Probably not suitable for children.

  • Group size: from 1 to 15 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: (7.30 AM - 7.35 AM)
  • Drop-off time: (7.00 PM - 7.30 PM)

Itinerary

7:30 - Our guide will pick you up at your hotel.

8:15 - Leave Curitiba by train for Morretes.

11:15 - Arrival in Morretes. Meet local guide and visit the historic town centre.
12:30 - Lunch in Morretes, where participants will try the famous local dish barreado, which is beef stew with fish and prawns.
13.30 - Transfer to Pau Oco State Park and guided hike to the Salto da Fortuna waterfall.
15.30 - Arrival at the waterfall and time for swimming.
16.30 - Hike back to Morretes. 
17.45 - Return to Curitiba by car or van, via the historic Estrada da Graciosa
19.30 - Arrival in Curitiba.

What the tour includes

  • train tour in tourist class with snacks, soft drink and Portuguese speaking guide on board (upgrade to executive class with English speaking guide might be available with an extra fee)
  • lunch in Morretes (barreado and fish included; beverages and dessert not included)
  • tour and private transfers as described
  • local guide for the hiking tour (Portuguese) and a guide from Curitiba for assistance
Not included: beverages and dessert during lunch, tips and personal expenses. 

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 rules and will be charged according to the expenses already made by the tour company: 

ESPECIFICALLY FOR TOURS THAT INCLUDE RAIL TOUR

- Until 3 days prior to service date: 30% cancelation feee 

- Less than 3 days prior to service date: 100% cancelation fee

Children policy

This tour is not recommended for children under six years of age. 

IMPORTANT! Children should bring their documents with them. In case they are not travelling with their parents, a written authorisation of the parents is mandatory. 

 

Participant Guidelines

What to bring

  • comfortable hiking shoes
  • light clothes and a jacket in case it gets colder
  • rain coat
  • insect repellent and sun protection
  • bathing suit and towel
  • camera with extra batteries
  • cash, as it might be difficult to withdraw money in Morretes

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

We guarantee 100% satisfaction in our private tours. Know more about it and other reasons to book with us here!

Our clients have advantages and discounts in great bars and restaurants in Curitiba. Book with us and save money. For a couple, for example, you can save about R$ 100,00.

Very important

  • Participants are requested to follow all the instructions of the tour guide, for their own safety. The guide is a trained professional, experienced in hiking in the rain forest.
  • The tour might be cancelled due to adverse weather conditions. In such a case, an alternative activity will be suggested.  
  • There might be delays due to technical problems