Primeiro de Maio
LAND OF WORK AND LEISURE
Primeiro de Maio is surrounded by the waters of the Capivara dam. The city has a resident population of 11 thousand inhabitants, but on weekends this number practically doubles due to the more than 1,3 thousand leisure houses, condominiums and fishing grounds that offer the whole structure for visitors to practice water sports and in the dam.
With a friendly and hospitable population and a land blessed by nature, surrounded by the rivers Paranapanema and Tibagi, Primeiro de Maio is open arms to welcome tourists.
WHAT TO DO
The tourist terminal and the holiday farms are great attractions for visitors, who take advantage of their structures around the dam to spend the weekends with family and friends.
In order to reforest the banks of the dam, there are some species of the original fauna, such as mammals, birds and fish.
NAUTICAL AND AQUATIC SPORTS
Through private initiative, the city offers boats and boats for sightseeing for sport fishing.
For those who enjoy walking or cycling, a good option is to follow the shared track, which starts from the city center to the tourist park. The route is two kilometers and you can get to know much of the city.
Primeiro de Maio has many celebrations throughout the year, with an agenda filled with fun! In April, there is the Festa do Porco a Pururuca à Moda Paraguaia. In May, the city's birthday celebration party. There is the Festa da Costela de Chão in September, and also the Party of the patron saint of the city, which takes place in October.
MOST VISITED PLACES
Centro de Eventos e Motocross
Embarque para a Ilha do Sol
Terminal Turístico Paranatur
It has a structure with kiosks and barbecue grills, lots of green area, swimming pools, bathrooms, boat fields and parking.
Boarding to Ilha do Sol
The crossings are held from 7am to 7pm. It is also possible to rent boats for walks on the dam.
There are several fishing grounds for lovers of sport fishing and amateur fishing, which also serve meals for visitors.
The city has a local for rodeo parties and shows with a capacity of 4,000 people.
HOW TO ARRIVE
Primeiro de Maio is 460km from Curitiba and 65km from Londrina. The road to the city is via highway PR-437.
WHERE TO STAY
There are two hotels, as well as several inns and vacation homes situated on the banks of the dam.
There are several fish based options. But the favorite dish found in all the restaurants and snacks bar in town is the fillet of tilapia breaded, accompanied by rice, fries and salads.