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Estrada Da Graciosa

Quatro Barras, Curitiba, State of Parana, Brazil
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Ranked #3 of 137 Attractions in Curitiba
Type: Scenic Drives
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Curitiba, PR
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014 NEW

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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Oxford, United Kingdom
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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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Curitiba, PR
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

From Curitiba you can go to the city of Morretes by the Estrada da Graciosa (Graciosa Road). It is a ancient road that crosses the mountains near the coast inside the astounding rain forest or "Mata Atlântica". The best way is by car, but you can see more adventurous people riding bikes... There are many different stops with wonderful sightsees.... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

Not a highway for sure! :-) Very slow drive - windy, narrow, cobblestone road to the historic town of Morretes. You wouldn't take this road to get anywhere fast, that's for sure. It's beautiful, though, especially on a sunny day (on rainy, cloudy days it tends to be too foggy to enjoy the spectacular views - which is also beautiful... More

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Sao Paulo, SP
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

It is a road for tourists and for people that want to relax and enjoy nature! It is better if you go on a day that is not raining.

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Curitiba, PR
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

One of my favored things to do on a sunday, drive on the romantic paved graciosa and having lunch in the little colonial village morretes, amid banana trees, ginger and pure nature. Driving on the road while seeing beautiful flowers hanging down the trees, orchids and blooming trees, embracing any shades of green it takes my breath away and understandable... More

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