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Parque Estadual de Vila Velha

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Rodovia BR 376 | Km 515, Ponta Grossa, State of Parana 84010-170, Brazil
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Well organise, a bus lead you to the trail of the « Arenitas » you have to do accompagnied by a guide. The rocks to admire are really interesting. We did also the « Furnas » part but it doesn’t worth.

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Reviewed 19 January 2018

If you're visiting Curitiba and want to go on a worthwhile day trip, then you can't go wrong with visiting Vila Velha. It's a 60-75 mins drive only, on good roads. It's an easy drive and nice to see the countryside. As for the site...More

Thank Goor M
Reviewed 18 January 2017

It is a place to go! A touristic attraction full of adventure, animals and ruins. It is a must see attraction! Does not matter the climate conditions!

Thank Leogarin
Reviewed 27 November 2016

This area has beautiful rock formations created by nature itself. It is not possible to go there by your own car. You have to park your car at the visitors center and from there a bus takes you to the rocks. From there a guide...More

Thank Joop V
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

I went to Vila Velha about 15 years ago and it's nice to see how the Brazilians stepped up and made some changes to reinforce preservation of this state park. Our guide ended up being a childhood friend of my dad's back in the 50s...More

1  Thank Xflor
Reviewed 8 August 2016

This is a must see place! You really need to go there to see by your self. It is close to Curitiba and can be made in a one day trip (some agents in Curitiba offer one-day trip service) or you can rent a car...More

1  Thank CCCoutinho
Reviewed 22 July 2016

tour accompanied by scientific knowledge, guides to explain the origin and age of the geological formations

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Reviewed 25 April 2016

The park is very interesting, there are two options of trips. Both of them require some walking so I wouldn't advise to bring small children. You can take beautiful pictures and there is a guide to help you go through the track. I wouldn't recommend...More

Thank Jaqueline F
Reviewed 14 April 2016

The park is interesting, something not usual to see around in Brazil. Actually, I believe it's the only one of this kind in the country. This is the reason I rated it 4stars, for being different. Me and my husband enjoyed the walk on the...More

Thank mtbaraujo
Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

For us it was really hard to find some information about Vila Velha and how to get there from Curitiba. That's why we write this, to hopefully help you and make it easier to find your way to get there. To get to parque estadual...More

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