The wonderful region of Paraná is a secret jewel of Brazil. From the awe inspiring Iguazu falls to the modern city of Curitiba, or the picturesque Paranguá port city; it has everything to please any traveller.
Visit historic cities in the middle of valleys, bays and wetlands.
Then hike around its deserted beaches, mountains and discover the diversity of Brazil.
Discover Paraná’s culture; which was heavily influenced by the 16th and 17th centuries European explorers.
Feel the European, Slave and Indigenous heritage in the folkloric festivals and traditions such as the Fandango and Cavalhadas.
And discover a traditionally rich region of Brazil.
Parana is a vast region with diverse climates. However, around Curitiba the summers are warm and mostly cloudy; the winters are short, cool, and partly cloudy. Hence, we advise you to visit Curitiba for warm-weather activities around early March to mid-May and from mid-November to mid-December.
Discover Paraná, famous on the continent for its large number of natural parks.
And explore one of the most famous parks, the Iguacu National Park which has a myriad of marvellous waterfalls.
Enjoy numerous beaches of great quality; such as Caiobá, Matinhos and Guaratuba.
Or Ilha do Mel, one of the most beautiful stretches of the Paraná coast, which offers beach, ecotourism and adventure options.
Visit the manmade marvels of Paraná, as you walk through the charming docks of Paranguá, or when touring through the old yet modern city of Curitiba.
Then trek through the Serra do Mar, an impressive range of steep mountains.
And hike in the endemic Araucaria moist forests as you discover the uniqueness of the region.
Keteka grants access to authentic activities run by local tour operators and guides. You can book and secure your place in advance, and we will take care of everything else. We’ll let you know where to go or where you will be picked up and at what time.
How to get to Paraná
Curitiba is the main transportation hub of the region; with international flights through the Afonso Pena International Airport. On the other side of the region is the Foz do Iguaçu International Airport.
Curitiba and Foz do Iguacu both offer direct bus services to every major cities around.