Discover the serenity of Curitiba’s Japan Square
In addition to the city’s many tranquil scenes, Curitiba is also popular for soccer games at Arena da Baixada, shopping at Estação Mall and major businesses like ADP, Chubb Corporation, DHL and Chevron.
Take time to see and do new things at these beautiful attractions:
- Japan Square (50 m)
Located in the heart of Curitiba, this garden area features artificial lakes and more than two dozen cherry trees sent from the Japanese Empire. For a deeper look into the Land of the Rising Sun, visit the House of Culture and the Tea House.
- Panoramic Tower (2.5 km)
Get a 360-degree view of Curitiba and the surrounding landscape from the highest point in the city.
- German Woods (4.4 km)
While most of this 38,000-square-meter plot is forest, this tourist destination features other fascinating attractions like a concert hall, a gazebo and the Hansel and Gretel trail.
- Botanical Garden of Curitiba (5.8 km)
Experience these exquisite gardens through sight, scent, and sound as you gaze at the French-style flowerbeds and statues, smell the blossoming plants and listen to the trickling fountains along the pathway.
- Wire Opera House (6.7 km)
Walk across the steel bridge to the entrance of this innovative opera house, where you can enjoy a performance in the high-ceilinged auditorium while observing the waterfalls, rock formations and green vegetation through the glass walls.