We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Parque Estadual De Vila Velha

Features Animals
Rodovia BR 376 km 515, Ponta Grossa, State of Parana 84010-170, Brazil
+55(42)3228-1138
Call
Website
Save
Book In Advance
More Info
$189.00*
and up
Vila Velha City Tour
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information ›
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“state park” (3 reviews)
“day trip” (3 reviews)
Closed
All hours
Hours Today: Closed
LOCATION
Rodovia BR 376 km 515, Ponta Grossa, State of Parana 84010-170, Brazil
CONTACT
Website
+55(42)3228-1138
Write a ReviewReviews (1,241)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More languages
All reviews
"state park"
in 3 reviews
"day trip"
in 3 reviews
"rock formations"
in 3 reviews
"ruins"
in 2 reviews
"curitiba"
in 12 reviews
"visitors"
in 4 reviews
"bus"
in 6 reviews
"guide"
in 10 reviews
"nature"
in 8 reviews
"attraction"
in 3 reviews
"preserving"
in 2 reviews
"furnas"
in 12 reviews
"camera"
in 2 reviews
"brazil"
in 2 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 35 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you're visiting Curitiba and want to go on a worthwhile day trip, then you can't go wrong with visiting Vila Velha. It's a 60-75 mins drive only, on good roads. It's an easy drive and nice to see the countryside. As for the site...More

Thank Goor M
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed January 18, 2017

It is a place to go! A touristic attraction full of adventure, animals and ruins. It is a must see attraction! Does not matter the climate conditions!

Thank Leogarin
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed November 27, 2016

This area has beautiful rock formations created by nature itself. It is not possible to go there by your own car. You have to park your car at the visitors center and from there a bus takes you to the rocks. From there a guide...More

Thank Joop V
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
See more reviews
Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

I went to Vila Velha about 15 years ago and it's nice to see how the Brazilians stepped up and made some changes to reinforce preservation of this state park. Our guide ended up being a childhood friend of my dad's back in the 50s...More

1  Thank Xflor
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed August 8, 2016

This is a must see place! You really need to go there to see by your self. It is close to Curitiba and can be made in a one day trip (some agents in Curitiba offer one-day trip service) or you can rent a car...More

1  Thank CCCoutinho
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed July 22, 2016

tour accompanied by scientific knowledge, guides to explain the origin and age of the geological formations

Thank bvoss109
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed April 25, 2016

The park is very interesting, there are two options of trips. Both of them require some walking so I wouldn't advise to bring small children. You can take beautiful pictures and there is a guide to help you go through the track. I wouldn't recommend...More

Thank Jaqueline F
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed April 14, 2016

The park is interesting, something not usual to see around in Brazil. Actually, I believe it's the only one of this kind in the country. This is the reason I rated it 4stars, for being different. Me and my husband enjoyed the walk on the...More

Thank mtbaraujo
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed April 2, 2016 via mobile

For us it was really hard to find some information about Vila Velha and how to get there from Curitiba. That's why we write this, to hopefully help you and make it easier to find your way to get there. To get to parque estadual...More

3  Thank S V
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed March 22, 2016

Please Take the time to visit the state park. It is pretty hard to go on your own, by bus, but you can book an affordable half-day tour with Serra Verde Express.

Thank LuzMc
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
PreviousNext
1234
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 12 hotels in Ponta Grossa
Hotel 10 Ponta Grossa
371 reviews
9.77 miles away
Barbur Plaza Hotel
115 reviews
12.21 miles away
Hotel Maciel
4 reviews
12.35 miles away
Bourbon Ponta Grossa Convention Hotel
510 reviews
13.00 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
Churrascaria Estrela De Prata Executive
438 reviews
10.09 miles away
Guapo Churrascaria
6 reviews
6.52 miles away
Rostirola
31 reviews
9.84 miles away
Restaurante Panoramico Vila Velha
57 reviews
1.42 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Colonia Witmarsum
259 reviews
17.29 miles away
Buraco Do Padre
360 reviews
11.90 miles away
Toll Witmarsum
19 reviews
12.61 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Parque Estadual De Vila Velha staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
PreviousNext
12345611