If you are 60 years or older or are travelling with children, inform us the ages in the field “Special request” for us to charge the correct amount in your booking. The amendments are made manually by our team. The credit card is charged only after the confirmation of the availability.
Independence with style in a vintage train car:
- Enjoy one of the most famous rail tours in the world on board of the Cabin or Imperial cars! This option includes only the train ticket from Curitiba to Morretes in the Cabin/Imperial category. You will information of a tour guide in Portuguese/English, great snacks and beverages (water, soda and beer). The railroad is truly a travel back in time and you will enjoy t the typical ambiance of the 1930´s.
- The train departs at 8:30. It takes about 4:15 between Curitiba and Morretes.
- Know more about the history and curiosities of the area. You will have a tour guide in Portuguese/English on board, what will make your tour more interesting.
- Book ahead and get your ticket at the train station in the tour date! Easy, comfortable and safe!
- Return to Curitiba on your own or travel further. This option includes only the one-way ticket from Curitiba to Morretes.
About the rail tour:
The rail road that links Curitiba to Morretes crosses the Serra do Mar mountain range. Its construction began 1880 and took only 5 years - a huge challenge by that time. The track begins at 934m above sea level and crosses the greatest conservation area for Atlantic Rain Forest in Brazil. This magnificent green area is considered one of the 5 richest biomas in the world.
The tour is quoted frequently by travel specialists worldwide as one of the most beautiful railways in the world! It is a contemplative tour and the guide on board explains the history about the construction and curiosities of the region.
The distance between Curitiba and Morretes is about 70 km and the rail tour takes about 4:15. You will see bridges, tunnels, rivers, cascades, canyons and the train dates from the 1960´s.
The speed is very slow and delays may occurr due to the cargo trains, that have prioriy and technical issues. Feel free to bring your own food and beverages (amount that fits your backpack).
There are several categories with different levels of confort and services included. You will find them in our website.
About the Cabin and Imperial cars:
- In this category you might be in a Cabin or Imperial car. As it will be confirmed according to availability and maintainance schedule, we can not guarantee which one, but you can inform your preferences.
- Cabin car: 6 cabins for 4 people each and 1 for 2 people. A privilege for only 26 travellers! The ones for 4 people have a central table – very good for families. The cabins are charming and remindo f the old trains from the past. Windows can be opened and a WC is available.
- Imperial car: a very charming ambiance with tables for 2 or 4 people each. Exclusivity for only 20 travellers! It was inspired in the former car-restaurants and reminds of the gold 1930´s. The ambiance was beautifully decorated and the windows may be opened. In this car there is no toilet in case of need, you might use the one from the next train car.
- The guide speaks Portuguese and English and will tell about the history and curiosities of the rail road and the region. The board service includes snacks served on a tray and beverages (water, soda and beer).
- A minimum number of 10 participants is necessary to confirm this category. In case it is not reached, you will be reallocated to another car and the price difference will be refunded if it happens to be a cheaper category.
- Unfortunately it is not possible to choose the seats. They are numbered sequentially and you will see your seat numbers in your ticket.
Book the train tickets with us and get at least 5% off in the private tours!
Train ticket in the Cabin/Imperial car from Curitiba to Morretes
Seats are numbered and booked sequentially. It is not possible to choose them.
Departure at 8:30 to Morretes.
Please arrive 30 minutes prior to departure at the rail station.
Included services: train ticket in the Cabin/Imperial category with board service and Portuguese/English speaking guide.
Not included: transport to the rail station, lunch, return to Curitiba and other expenses.
IMPORTANT! Delays and cancelations may occurr due to logistical and technical issues. We do not reccommend to book this tour for arrival or departure date.
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
IMPORTANT! It is mandatory that everybody (also children), bring their original documents. In case of children travelling without the parents, official authorization must be shown.
Until 5 years old: R$ 15,00 (without seat in the train and in the mini-bus)
6 to 12 years old: R$ 145
The price informed autmatically corresponds to the one for children between 6 and 12 years old. If you travel with younger children, please inform it in the field “Special request” and we will adjust it manually before charging your credit card.
The transportation from your address to Serra Verde Express and back is not included in the ticket price. There are parking lots at the rail station, taxis and buses.
If you are 60 years or older, student or are travelling with children, inform us the ages and if you are student in the field “Special request” for us to charge the correct amount in your booking.
People who are 60 years or older and students with official identity: R$ 197,50
The amendments are made manually by our team. The credit card is charged only after the confirmation of the availability.
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