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Estrada Da Graciosa

Quatro Barras, Curitiba, State of Parana, Brazil
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Ranked #2 of 109 Attractions in Curitiba
Type: Scenic Drives, Landmarks
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Type: Scenic Drives, Landmarks
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13 reviews 13 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

Best highway in Brazil with scenic views and the best way to get to Morretes. Lots of curves through the mountain make the trip one to remember.

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

The Gracious Road is beautiful, with a "pure rainforest", little rivers coming down the mountains, waterfalls, so many kinds of beautiful flowers and of course, hundreds of very sharp curves. I know the Estrada da Graciosa very well. A couple of times my brother and I rode a bike there. The view is fantastic. For those who love nature, it's... More 

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Curitiba, PR
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23 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Here you will smell the Rain Forest. This ancient road cuts the mountains while you count butterflies. You can also go by train.

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Belgium
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24 reviews 24 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

This is a great drive for those who like sinuous mountain roads with magnificent scenery among green forests If you don't want to drive, take the train down to Morretes and remember to lunch on the local speciality barriado there. Great photo opportunities

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Curitiba, PR
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Spectacular old road with twists and turns. You can stop on the way and dip in the river or buy some of the local made sweets in one of the several stands along the route. An excellent day out driving from Curitiba down to Morretes.

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Curitiba, PR
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

If you like nature, come by car or by bike in case you have the guts ;) it will be a special experience if you are from a non-tropical country.

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Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

What to say about this road? I was grown up travelling every weekend with my parents to the coast and making our stops there for the snack. I remember the fresh air of the mountain and it seemed so big. The road is old, amazing but dangerous to drive. Better go by bike. You will have amazing views from there.

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Curitiba, PR
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

It is a beautiful old cobblestone road that winds it way to the coast. It is absolutely worth it! Even though it rained most of the way, it was still worth it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

The first thing that comes to my mind when I think about this Road is: Oh, my God!What a beautiful road!!

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Curitiba, PR
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

The scenery is very beautiful' lush vegetation and also is an historical place used for more than a hundred years 'but the road is closed with no date to open due to damage by heavy rains .

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