OF THE MOST BEAUTIFUL LANDSCAPES TO THE TRADITION OF THE FIRE ON THE GROUND
Located in the Center-West region of Paraná, Iretama is a city that stands out for waterfalls, thermal waters and festivities with the traditional ground fire. Besides cattle farming, excellent production of rice, cotton, corn, beans, coffee, rice and soybeans are the basis of the city's economy.
According to IBGE, the population is 10,241. The Municipality, whose name is of indigenous origin and means "Colmeia", is 407 km from Curitiba. For those looking to relax and enjoy the scenery, Iretama is a great destination to visit.
WHAT TO DO
For those who want to refresh themselves, Iretama has beautiful waterfalls for visitation, such as the Rio Rosilho, Bicão and Rio Muquilão waterfalls. In the hot summers of the region these places are even more attractive and frequented.
Situated at 590 meters above sea level, Iretama provides tourists with walking trails in the middle of nature. It is worth checking and registering beautiful landscapes.
The city has parties that attract tourists from other cities and regions. Among them are the Festa da Leitoa on the ground and the Festa Costelão of the Patron Saint Santa Rosa de Lima, considered traditional in the city.
PRESTIGE THE CAVALCADE
Among the festivities of the anniversary of Iretama, celebrated on July 25, the cavalcade is already traditional. The place of concentration is in the Santa Luzia Chapel, another tourist point of the city.
MOST VISITED PLACES
Jurema Águas Quentes
Capela Santa Luzia
Igreja Matriz Santa Rosa de Lima
Parque do Lago
Jurema Águas Quentes (Hot Water)
For those looking for relaxation and fun in the middle of nature, the complex Jurema Águas Quentes is a great option for the whole family. In an area of 340 hectares, next to extensive forests and rivers, the visitor can bathe in the pools and hot tubs with naturally warm waters at 42°C. The hotel also has modern and comfortable apartments, restaurants with vegan and vegetarian options, SPA, as well as various leisure options such as zip lines, canopy tours, fishing, jogging track and horse riding.
Parque Municipal Marília Pereira Rodrigues
Known also as Lake Park, the place is the largest public space in the city, being quite frequented by the population and tourists. The image of Nossa Senhora Aparecida (Our Lady of Aparecida) is one of the attractions of the place, which also has a gym of the best age, sports court and hiking trail.
HOW TO ARRIVE
Located 407 km from the capital of Paraná, it is possible to reach Iretama by BR-487 or Vassílio Boiko Highway.
WHERE TO STAY
Within the municipality the visitor can stay in two simple hotels. If you look for high-standard accommodations, there are about 10 hotels within the Jurema Aguas Quentes complex, 20km from the city.
For those who like to roast on the ground fire, there are two typical dishes of the local gastronomic celebrations that will satisfy your taste buds. The Costelão, accompanied by rice, mayonnaise and farofa; and the milkshake in the earth, accompanied by rice, cream of corn and salad. They are mouthwatering dishes!