Palmeira Tourism, Brazil

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Palmeira is a Brazilian municipality in the state of Paraná, in the micro-region of Ponta Grossa. It is situated at south latitude 25º25'46" and west longitude 50º00'23", at an altitude of 865 meters and 70 km (43 mi) from the state's capital, Curitiba. Its population as of 2010 was 32.125 inhabitants. Its area is of approximately 1465,1 km² (5656.8 mi²). With the construction of the Caminho de Viamão in the eighteenth century, many villages were springing up in the Campos Gerais region. With the defined settlement immigrants came. The Russian-Germans in 1878, the Poles in 1888 and the Italians in 1890 led by Giovanni Rossi, with the latter formed the first anarchist colony of America, Cecilia Colony. And, in 1951, came the German Mennonites who founded the Witmarsum Colony and the Witmarsum Joint Agricultural Cooperative Ltd. (Cooperativa Mista Agropecuária Witmarsum Ltda) producer of dairy products, and poultry with Cancela brand. Created through State Law No. 238 of November 9, 1897, and installed on the same date, it was separated from Ponta Grossa. Natural citizens from Palmeira are called palmeirenses.


Looking for travel information about Palmeira? Explore the best travel advice on Palmeira, Brazil. The nearest major city to Palmeira is Curitiba. Take a short trip from Palmeira and set some time aside to explore the Curitiba. Dotted with places like Jardim Botanico De Curitiba, Museu Oscar Niemeyer, Parque Tangua; it will definitely be a good idea. To get to this city, remember that the nearest major airport is Aeroclube Do Paraná. Popular vacation packages of Palmeira are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Palmeira*

  • Palmeira: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Palmeira for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Palmeira.

    • Burglary and Theft 50 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 50 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 75 (High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 75 (High)
    • Car Stealing 25 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 37.5 (Low)
    • Attacks 25 (Low)
    • Drug offense 50 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 87.5 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 25 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 50 (Moderate)
  • Living in Palmeira - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 55.47 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 99.63 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 11.2 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Palmeira

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Palmeira

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.36 USD
    • International Movie per seat 7.03 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 40.98 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 85.44 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 55.4 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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