Sapopema

Sapopema
Photo: Prefeitura de Sapopema

 

LIVING UNFORGETTABLE MOMENTS IN SAPOPEMA

A city with several attractions for you! From peaceful country life to adventures, Sapopema is located in Northern Parana, 120 km from Londrina and 300 km from Curitiba. The name of the municipality comes from Tupi-Guarani (sapo = raiz and pema = esquinada), which means roots of large, thick, flat trees projecting out of the earth.

The foundation of the municipality is connected to the construction of the Angelo Ferrário Lopes Highway, the Estrada do Cerne, which leads to Curitiba and Alvorada do Sul, near the border of Paraná and São Paulo. The works began in the 1930s, when a house was built near the tree called Sapopema, around the highway. From there, many people, mainly travelers, arrived and settled in the area.

The municipality stands out for the natural beauties like waterfalls, mountains, grottos and caves. Because of this, it attracts visitors interested in adventure tourism, such as abseiling, trekking, cycle tourism and more. Sapopema has approximately 7 thousand inhabitants, which are divided between urban and rural areas.

The experiences, living, cuisine and the tranquility that the city provides, will not disappoint!
 

Pico Agudo
Pico Agudo - Photo: Prefeitura de Sapopema

 

WHAT TO DO

Icone Turismo Rural Fazenda


RURAL TOURISM

It is not only the adventure tourism that stands out in the city, but there is also the rest in the countryside. There are 45 natural attractions cataloged, of which 11 are visited. Pico Agudo is the main attraction of the municipality in terms of the number of visitors.

Icone Bike


ADVENTURE

Adventure tourism includes activities such as abseiling, trekking, boia-cross and cycling. Fun is not lacking for adventurers!

Icone Cachoeira


TRACKS AND WATERFALLS

Some of the city's main attractions are the trails and the amazing waterfalls, forming a set of natural beauties, providing visitors with landscapes which eye-catching.

 

Cachoeira Fazenda Inho-ó
Fazenda Inho-ó Waterfall - Photo: Prefeitura de Sapopema

 

TIPS

NATURE AND TRANQUILITY
In addition to enjoying adventure activities, the city has several natural charms to enjoy, such as the fields. There are horseback riding, bird watching, and landscapes a chance to indulge in local culinary culture.

 

Mapa Sapopema

MOST VISITED PLACES

Pico Agudo
Salto das Orquídeas
Cachoeira Bela Vista
Cachoeira França
Cachoeira da Mata
Saltinho do Lambari
Casa de Pedra

 

 

TOURS

Pico Agudo
Photo: Prefeitura de Sapopema

Pico Agudo

Considered the highest peak in northern Paraná, approximately 1,100 meters above sea level, Pico Agudo is located in the São Luiz II settlement, 30 km from the city center. To get to the highest point of the mountain, it is necessary to walk a trail of 3.5 km, with medium to high difficulty. It is a wonderful experience! Great option to connect with nature.

 

Salto das Orquídeas
Photo: Prefeitura de Sapopema

Salto das Orquídeas

Located in the Lajeadinho neighborhood, 3.5 km from the city center, the place has a set of waterfalls that delight visitors passing by. The main waterfall is 42.75 meters high. On local there is a snack bar, camping area with hot showers, lighting, and restrooms.

 

PR-090
Photo: Henrick Loyola Porzycki / ANPr

HOW TO ARRIVE​​​​​​​

The main access to the municipality is by PR-090. Sapopema is 300 km from Curitiba and 120 km from Londrina.

 

Onde Ficar
Photo: Stock Photo

WHERE TO STAY​​​​​​​

The tourist infrastructure of Sapopema includes several means of lodging. There are hotels, inns, camping, farms, sites, houses and ranches with rooms for renting.

 

Frango Caipira
Photo: Stock Photo

GASTRONOMY​​​​​​​

Rural cooking is mouth-watering! There are dishes such as caipira chicken, pork in the pan and the pururuca of tilapia. The municipality also has restaurants and delicious snack bars.

 

 

IMAGE GALLERY

  • Pico Agudo
    Pico Agudo - Foto: Sergio Mendonça Junior
    Pico Agudo
    Foto
    Sergio Mendonça Junior
    Salto João de Paula
    Salto João de Paula - Foto: Prefeitura de Sapopema
    Salto João de Paula
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    Prefeitura de Sapopema
    Cachoeira Fazenda Inho-ó
    Cachoeira Fazenda Inho-ó - Foto: Prefeitura de Sapopema
    Cachoeira Fazenda Inho-ó
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    Prefeitura de Sapopema
    Casa de Pedra
    Casa de Pedra - Foto: Prefeitura de Sapopema
    Casa de Pedra
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    Prefeitura de Sapopema
    Mirante Serra do Gato
    Mirante Serra do Gato - Foto: Prefeitura de Sapopema
    Mirante Serra do Gato
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    Prefeitura de Sapopema
    Mirante Valdivino
    Mirante Valdivino - Foto: Prefeitura de Sapopema
    Mirante Valdivino
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    Prefeitura de Sapopema
    Pico Agudo
    Pico Agudo - Foto: Prefeitura de Sapopema
    Pico Agudo
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    Prefeitura de Sapopema
    Pico Agudo
    Pico Agudo - Foto: Prefeitura de Sapopema
    Pico Agudo
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    Prefeitura de Sapopema
    Saltinho do Lambari
    Saltinho do Lambari - Foto: Prefeitura de Sapopema
    Saltinho do Lambari
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    Prefeitura de Sapopema
    Salto das Orquídeas
    Salto das Orquídeas - Foto: Prefeitura de Sapopema
    Salto das Orquídeas
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    Prefeitura de Sapopema
    Salto das Orquídeas
    Salto das Orquídeas - Foto: Prefeitura de Sapopema
    Salto das Orquídeas
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    Prefeitura de Sapopema
    Salto das Orquídeas
    Salto das Orquídeas - Foto: Prefeitura de Sapopema
    Salto das Orquídeas
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    Prefeitura de Sapopema