- Serra Verde Express, . One of the few opportunities for train travel in Brazil, this train offers fantastic scenery as it meanders its way down in elevation through the Mata Atlântica. The ride from Curitiba costs $R39, departing at 8:15AM and arriving in Morretes at 11:15AM. From Paranaguá, there is service on weekends and holidays, departing at 2PM and arriving in Morretes one hour later for R$15.
There are scheduled bus services from Curitiba. Buses between Curitiba and Morretes take different routes. One of those routes goes through the Mata Atlântico and offers fantastic scenery similar to the train ride.
Church of São Sebastião do Porto de CimaCompleted in 1850.
Matron Church of Nossa Senhora do Portoaddress: Largo da MatrizThis church was built in the first half of the 19th century to accompany a chapel built in 1769. The clock in the tower has functioned continuously since the church's construction.
Nhundiaquara RiverIts name a Tupi-Guarani word meaning "fishing hole", this river cuts through the heart of the village, with picturesque trees and colonial buildings on its banks and an antique bridge restored in 1975. The river was once a prime spot to pan for gold and was thus an early source of wealth for the town.
São Benedito Churchaddress: at the corner of Rua Conselheiro Sinimbu and Rua Fernando AmaroThe history of this colonial-style church is unclear, with theories that it was completed anywhere between 1765 and 1884.
Chácara Reomarphone: +55 41 382-3132address: Estrada de LimeiraThis farm has eight fishing tanks where you pay for what you catch. You can also pick fruit from the orchard or rent horses. There is a snack bar on the premises.
Armazém Romanusphone: +55 41 3462-1500address: Rua Visconde do Rio Branco 141Serves a lighter version of the local barreado recipe.
phone: +55 41 3462-1314address: Largo Dr. José Pereira, 25 – Centro
phone: +55 41 3462-1410address: Almirante Frederico de Oliveira, 16 - Centro
Vila Morretesphone: +55 41 3462-1349address: Rua Visconde do Rio Branco 231Local specialties, including barreado.
phone: +55 41 3462-2743address: Estrada Cruz Alta, no numberProducer of organic cachaça, offering tours and a small store. Tours should be reserved in advance.
phone: +55 41 3462-1807address: Estrada da Graciosa, Km 8 - Porto de Cima
phone: +55 41 3462-1071address: Rua Luiz Brambilla, 64 - Vila Santo Antônio