Ponta Grossa Tourism

Ponta Grossa, Paraná, Brazil is a municipality in the state of Paraná, Brazil. With a population of over 330,000 inhabitants, it is the 4th most populous city of Paraná. It is the second industrial pole of the State, exceeded only by Curitiba—the State's capital and largest city. Ponta Grossa, also known as the Princesa dos Campos — Princess of the Fields — is the home of the Ponta Grossa State University (UEPG). Ponta Grossa is also home town of the "Parque Estadual da Vila Velha" (State Park of Old Town), a park made up of rocky formations formed over millions of years. Each rock formation has its own name, depending on which object/animal they look like. Another attraction of the city is the Münchenfest – A National Stout Festival with national and international concerts that lasts a whole week and occurs at late November and the beginning of December.

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A place in Brazil, Ponta Grossa is an interesting place to visit, given its unique culture, history and character. Ponta Grossa is located at a short trip away from Curitiba a major city in Brazil. Take a short trip from Ponta Grossa 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. If you want to fly to the destination, you can choose the nearest major airport to take a flight. The nearest major airport is Aeroclube Do Paraná. A holiday in Ponta Grossa can generally be of 1-2 days.

  • Know the pollution level of Ponta Grossa before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 75 (High)
    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 75 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 75 (High)
  • How safe is Ponta Grossa for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Ponta Grossa.

    • Burglary and Theft 60 (High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 65 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 75 (High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 75 (High)
    • Car Stealing 62.5 (High)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 60 (High)
    • Attacks 35 (Low)
    • Drug offense 68.75 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 70 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 20 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 30 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 5 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 60 (High)
    • Safety Index 41.99 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 99.6 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 72.41 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 49 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 11.67 (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.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Ponta Grossa

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.32 USD
    • International Movie per seat 6.02 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 37.36 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 75.28 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 53.92 USD

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