Stroll Japan Square and find fun things to do
Stay in an upscale neighborhood near downtown, and let the concierge at Radisson Hotel Curitiba recommend exciting nearby attractions like the German Woods. You can access the beautiful Japan Square by foot or drive 15 minutes east to wander among the breathtaking flowers at the Botanical Garden of Curitiba.
In addition to the city’s many tranquil scenes, you can also enjoy soccer games at Arena da Baixada and shopping at Estação Mall as well as visit major businesses like ADP, Chubb, DHL and Chevron.
- Japan Square (50 m)
Located in the heart of Curitiba, this garden area features artificial ponds 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.
- 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, smell and sound as you gaze at the French-style flower beds and statues, smell the blossoming plants and listen to the trickling fountains along the pathway.
- Estação Mall (4 k)
Formerly a railway station, this multilevel mall maintains many unique architectural features from its station days and even has a small train inside. Take a break from shopping to tour the on-site museum and dine at the food court.
- Wire Opera House (6.7 km)
Walk across the steel bridge to the entrance of this innovative opera house, where you can marvel at the high-ceilinged auditorium while observing the waterfalls, rock formations and green vegetation through the glass walls.
- Panoramic Tower (2.5 km)
Get a 360-degree view of Curitiba and the surrounding landscape from the highest point in the city.
- Arena Joaquim Américo Guimarães (2.8 km)
Better known as Arena da Baixada, this soccer stadium is home to Atlético Paranaense and was the first stadium in South America to have a retractable roof.