Parque Barigui, Curitiba
Parque Barigui, Curitiba - Address, Phone Number
Address: Av. Candido Hartmann, s/n - Bigorrilho, Curitiba - PR, 80810-000, Brazil
Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
Timings: 24-hrs Details
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Forest, Park, Walking Area, Family And Kids, Picnic Spot, Fair
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About Parque Barigui, Curitiba
The word Barigui has an indigenous origin referring to ‘river thorny fruit’. The park is spread over the land belonging to Martins Mateus Leme, which was turned into a park in 1972 by the then mayor Jaime Lerner.
Due to its proximity with the city centre, it is the most popular park in Curitiba. The three woods housed in the park comprise the native primary forests and secondary forests that also serve as a habitat to animals like egrets, cavies, lapwings, tico-ticos, skunks and others.
The park is one of the key elements providing fresh air to the city and also helps to regulate the flood of Rio Barigui which was pretty prevalent in some lower parts of Curitiba.
Visit the park for recreation or plan a BBQ picnic; you are all set to have a great time! Walking areas, exhibition halls hosting fairs, lake are some other highlights of the park!
Parque Barigui Information
- BBQ and picnics allowed.
How To reach Parque Barigui by Public Transport
- Bus 811, 812, 814, 815, 870
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Parque Barigui, Curitiba Reviews
Great park, however small parking, always crowded
Easy to park with indications about availability.
Perfect to go for a stroll, a good lengthy run or just for a day out! My favourite park in Curitiba.
THE GREATEST MUST-SEE IN CWB!
Awesome place to relax and have a picnic.