Train Ticket Tourist Morretes – Curitiba
Do you want to go up Serra do Mar by train? If you are already on the coast or if you go Morretes on your own, book this option in thetourist class, which is the one with the largest number of seats on the train.
Watch the video and see how is the tour (subtitles available in English):
PURCHASING ONLY THE TICKET OF THE MORRETES – CURITIBA TRAIN RIDE IS AN OPTION FOR THOSE WHO ARE ON THE COAST OR PREFER TO GO TO MORRETES ON THEIR OWN AND GO UP THE MOUNTAIN RANGE BY TRAIN.
‒ Experience one of the most famous train journeys in the world! The tour includes the Morretes – Curitiba train ticket in the tourist class, with a guide on board, a little snack and one water or soda per person. The guide speaks only Portuguese. If you wish English speaking guide, see the other train categories. The route is a real journey in time, in a train from 1960’s that crosses a beautiful stretch of Atlantic Rain Forest.
‒ The train usually leaves Morretes at 3 PM. The Railway Station is located at Rocha Pombo square, in the center of the city. The journey takes approximately 4:15.
‒ Learn about the history of the railroad and curiosities during the journey – a qualified guide accompanies the ride on the train and tells many details of the truly epic journey that was the construction of the railway between 1880 and 1885.
‒ Reserve your ticket comfortably and, on the day of the tour, pick it up at the station where you will board! Easy, practical and safe!
ABOUT THE TRAIN RIDE
It is considered as one of the most beautiful rail tours in the world by travel journalists and guides. It crosses 13 tunnels and bridges in the middle of the greatest area of Atlantic Rain Forest! You will be privileged to see all the green area: one of the richest biomas in the world. The railway between Curitba and Morretes is 68 km long (about 43 miles) and it lasts about 4 hours – the train goes slowly so that you can enjoy the landscapes.
The railway was built between 1880 and 1885 – so much history here! The guides on board (only in Portuguese) tell about the challenges of the construction – it is considered a master-piece of enginnering of the 19th century! The train tour is perfect to enjoy nature and to leave all-day routine behind.
ABOUT THE TOURIST CLASS OF THE TRAIN TOUR
-- It is the most numerous class with more than 20 train cars. Most of them have 48 cushioned double seats with an aisle in the middle and the windowns can be opened both sides. For your comfort, a toilet is available in each car.
– The tour includes a tour guide on board (only in Portuguese) that tells the history and curiosities. For English speaking guides, see the options of Cabin / Imperial, Luxury and Barão do Serro Azul classes (all available in the website). The board service includes a simple snack and 1 water or soda per person. We suggest you pack something extra to eat and drink.
Fewtrain cars in this category have fixed seats, so that you might travel backwards regarding the landscapes.
ITINERÁRIO TRAIN RIDE MORRETES – CURITIBA
2:30 PM ‒ Pick up the tickets at the Serra Verde Express ticket booth at the Morretes train station.
Departure from Morretes at 3 PM / estimated arrival time in Curitiba 7:15 PM.
We recommend arriving at the station 30 minutes in advance. The trip to Morretes is not included.
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– The railroad also has cargo trains. The passenger train may stop in some moments and because of that, delays may happen. Do not make the tour if you have flight scheduled for the same day.
– We can not book an specific side of the train. Tickets are issued sequentially and as the train changes sides, the seats that one day are on the left side, can be on the right side the other day.
– If you book ahead, the seats of the same reservation will be together. In case there are only isolated seats, we will let you know.
– In case of dietary restrictions, please bring your own snack.
Be at 2:30 PM at the train station in Morretes to pick your tickets up at Serra Verde Express. Address: Praça Rocha Pombo s/n – Morretes. Estimated departure time at 3 PM and estimated arrival time in Curitibaat 7:15 PM.
Train ticket from Morretes to Curitiba in the tourist class with guide on board (only Portuguese), 1 water or soda and simple snacks.
The trip to Morretes is not included.
IMPORTANT! Delays and cancellations may occur due to technical railroad issues. We do not recommend booking this tour if you have a scheduled flight on the same day.
Required Documents: all must bring original documents or certified copies with photos. Children under 12 years of age can travel with an original birth certificate or a certified copy of this document. The current Brazilian legislation applies in case the child is traveling without the parents.
Student rate: valid only for holders of the Carterinha Nacional de Estudante.Brazilian Nationals that have disabled IDalso are entitled to discounts. A picture of the student card will be asked to confirm the discount and you will have to present it in the day of the tour. .