Train aficionados will love this picturesque train ride from Curitiba to the historic town of Morretes. The scenic journey will take you through lush Atlantic Rainforest to the tropical lowlands. In fact, you’ll descend more than 900m on this four-hour ride. Along the way you’ll enjoy great views of the lush Serra do Mar mountains. Arriving in Morretes, you will have time to explore this timeless colonial town. Then it’s time to board a boat and travel to the beautiful Ilha do Mel (Honey Island). Here you can take advantage of the unhurried pace and unwind. Alternatively, you may like to explore the surrounding beaches and caves! Whatever you decide, there is bound to be time for a drink in your hammock at sunset…the perfect end to any day’s activity!
Arrive Curitiba and transfer to your hotel. This afternoon we recommend visiting the beautiful Botanic Gardens. The Oscar Niemeyer Museum is a must for lovers of bold architecture.
Transfer to the train station in Curitiba this morning to board the Serra Verde Express. This stunning train journey departs Curitiba and descends 900m through the lush Serra do Mar to the historic town of Morretes. Enjoy views of the Atlantic rainforest, mountain canyons and tropical lowlands on this dramatic journey. After some time to explore Morretes, transfer by boat to beautiful Ilha do Mel (Honey Island). Afternoon at leisure.
Day at leisure to relax and enjoy the island. Stroll to the lighthouse for stunning views or visit the magnificent Encantadas Cave
After breakfast take the boat back to Pontal do Sul and continue by road to Curitiba. Transfer to your hotel or the airport on arrival.