Adventure Off-Road Tour with Train Tour
A special tour for people who want to unite the rail tour to Moretes with the wonderful landscapes of the mountains, accessible only in an off-road vehicle.
WHAT ABOUT TO HAVE THE TRAIN TOUR AND AN OFF-ROAD TOUR IN THE SAME DAY?
During the morning you will see thelandscapes of Serra do Mar during one of the 10st most spectacular rail tours in the world – included in the list of newspaper The Guardian (GB).
You will be picked up at your hotel or central address in Curitiba by van and will have included yourticket in the tourist class. If you wish more comfort and English speaking guide,contact us.
Taste the local coastal cuisine – “barreado” is a juicy beef stew served with cassava flour, rice and bananas. It is served with salad, fish and prawns.
You will have sometime to stroll in Morretes before meeting the off-road vehicle that will take you to an adventure in Morretes dirt roads, rivers of crystal clear water and know more about the local history and geography.
By the end of the tour, return to Curitiba in the off-road car.
ITINERARY OF THE TOUR
From 7:00: pick up from your hotel or central address in Curitiba to the rail station (in van with other clients)
About 8:30: Departure by train to Morretes. The rail tour lasts about 4 hours and 15 minutes and will pass through tunnels and over bridges in a centennial railroad that crosses the largest part of Atlantic Rain Forest in Brazil. A breathtaking green scenery!
13:00: Lunch in Morretes
14:00 – Be in front of the Rail Station in Morretes to begin your off-road adventure. From there on, the vehicle is exclusive for you, with a specialized guide for the off-road part of the tour.
14:10: visit to Hisgeopar, a hall that shows a bit of the local history and geography with animated puppets
14:45: departure to Ponte Alta.
15:00: Begin of the way up to the villages of América de Cima and América de Baixo, where many Italian immigrants came to live after working in the railroad.
15:30: Along the paths of América de Cima, Marumbi, Pantanal and Recanto Cascatinha.
15:40: Stop for pictures at the hanging bridge of Cascatinha.
16:00: Cross of the river Pinto if safe. If not, secondary dirt roads.
16:20: Visit to Casa Poletto, that produces authentic Morretes “cachaça”. You can taste if you want.
17:00: Return to Curitiba, with estimated arrival time at 6:00 PM.
The tour times area estimated and can be changed during the day.
This tour is recommended for children older than 6 years.