Ponta Grossa Tourism, Brazil

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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.


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.

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Facts and Stats for Ponta Grossa*

  • Ponta Grossa: Crime and Safety

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

    • 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 Ponta Grossa - 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 Ponta Grossa

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.33 USD
    • International Movie per seat 6.56 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 38.71 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 80.27 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 52.47 USD

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

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