Sengés

Sengés
Corisco Waterfall - Photo: Fran Camargo / Prefeitura de Sengés

 

THE PARADISE AWAITS YOU!

One of the most beautiful natural beauties of Paraná is in Sengés, which has become a reference in national and state tourism. Located in the northwest region of the state, 270 km from Curitiba and 362 km from the state capital, the municipality has 20 thousand inhabitants distributed in rural and urban areas.

The name Sangés is a tribute to the engineer Gastão Sengés, responsible for the construction of the section of the railway that cut the city.

With a past full of history, the first inhabitants arrived around 1883, attracted by the soil and natural riches. In 1930, the city also became passage for Revolution fighters of 30, who stayed for many days using the farms for concentration and church as "hospital" for soldiers.

With the economy strongly directed to the wood sector, Sengés is a reference in the sector and considered the "Capital of Madeira". It is a destination of innumerable natural beauties, of rustic and peaceful refuge, as well as adventure attractions such as rappelling in the waterfalls.
 

Canyon do Jaguaricatú - Foto: Fran Camargo / Prefeitura de Sengés
Jaguaricatú Canyon - Photo: Fran Camargo / Prefeitura de Sengés

 

WHAT TO DO

Icone Bosque


FUN AND LEISURE

In addition to the natural beauty, Sengés has places of leisure for tourists, such as the Leisure Center Belo Vista, which has space and service planned for visitors. There are cottages, swimming pool, horse riding, among other options.

Icone Cachoeira


WATERFALLS

The municipality has about 23 tourist spots with more than 60 waterfalls distributed in several points. Access to these main points are by main roads of the countryside, facilitating the arrival and visitation of tourists. It is advisable the presence of a tourist guide in these visits, for better location and safety of the tourists.
 

Cachoeira do Lajeadão
Lajeadão Waterfall - Photo: Prefeitura de Sengés

 

TIPS

PARTIES
The municipality rescues, more and more, the tradition of cultural and religious events. The Queen's Choice Ball, Festa do Peão, Festival de Quadrinha , Civic Parades, Feast in Praise of St. Sebastian - patron of the city, are part of the annual festive calendar.

MOTORCYCLES
Sengés promotes events geared towards tourism that make the municipality more visible. An example of this is the Trilhão (motorcycles) and Cyclotourism, which in recent years have attracted a large number of tourists besides the modalities.

 

Mapa Sengés

MOST VISITED PLACES

Corismo Waterfall
Waterfall Bride's Veil
Canyon do Jaguaricatu
Bela Vista Leisure Center

 

 

TOURS

Cachoeira Véu de Noiva
Photo: Prefeitura de Sengés

Waterfall Bride's Veil

A true spectacle of nature. With a fall of approximately 15 meters in height, it is a must stop for anyone visiting the city. It is a place that conveys peace and tranquility, great for walking, refreshing in the crystal clear waters and glimpse the extraordinary landscape. The signage with announcement facilitates the arrival at the place.

 

Cachoeira da Erva Doce
Photo: Fran Camargo / Prefeitura de Sengés

Waterfall of the Sweet Grass

A beautiful fall of about 50 meters in height. Underneath it is a small grotto. It is a place that also has a natural beach. It is not difficult to arrive, however, if you do not know the region, it is good to hire a guide.

 

Andorinha
Photo: Banco de Imagens

Brechão das Andorinhas

In the sandstone wall around the Itararé River, which divides the Paraná of ​​São Paulo, it is possible to contemplate a beautiful landscape. On the one hand, the calm, on the other, the agitation of the waters of the river. From there leave hundreds of swallows from their nests, forming a beautiful view of nature. The return of the birds at dusk is another spectacle.

 

Como Chegar
Photo: Prefeitura de Sengés

HOW TO ARRIVE

Being on the border with São Paulo, it is possible to arrive in Sengés through the highways PR-151 (direction Jaguariaíva) and the PR-239.

 

Onde Ficar
Photo: Prefeitura de Sengés

WHERE TO STAY

Sengés counts on different lodgings, which vary according to the demand of the tourists, from simpler accommodations to chalets of the Bela Vista Leisure Center.

 

Arroz com Frango
Photo: Stock Photo

GASTRONOMY​​​​​​​

The traditional dish of Sangés is the rice with chicken, originating in the tropeirismo. In the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries, frango caipira was the most consumed food during the transportation of cattle and wealth from the South to the Brazilian Southwest.

 

 

IMAGE GALLERY

  • Cachoeira das Comadres
    Cachoeira das Comadres - Foto: Beatriz Ribeiro / Prefeitura de Sengés
    Cachoeira das Comadres
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    Beatriz Ribeiro / Prefeitura de Sengés
    Cachoeira de Sobradinho
    Cachoeira de Sobradinho - Foto: Fran Camargo / Prefeitura de Sengés
    Cachoeira de Sobradinho
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    Fran Camargo / Prefeitura de Sengés
    Cachoeira do Barão
    Cachoeira do Barão - Foto: Prefeitura de Sengés
    Cachoeira do Barão
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    Prefeitura de Sengés
    Cachoeira do Corisco
    Cachoeira do Corisco - Foto: Fran Camargo / Prefeitura de Sengés
    Cachoeira do Corisco
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    Fran Camargo / Prefeitura de Sengés
    Cachoeira do Lajeadão
    Cachoeira do Lajeadão - Foto: Prefeitura de Sengés
    Cachoeira do Lajeadão
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    Prefeitura de Sengés
    Cachoeira do Postinho
    Cachoeira do Postinho - Foto: Prefeitura de Sengés
    Cachoeira do Postinho
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    Prefeitura de Sengés
    Cachoeira da Erva Doce
    Cachoeira da Erva Doce - Foto: Fran Camargo / Prefeitura de Sengés
    Cachoeira da Erva Doce
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    Fran Camargo / Prefeitura de Sengés
    Cachoeira dos Veadinhos
    Cachoeira dos Veadinhos - Foto: Prefeitura de Sengés
    Cachoeira dos Veadinhos
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    Prefeitura de Sengés
    Canyon Jaguaricatú
    Canyon Jaguaricatú - Foto: Fran Camargo / Prefeitura de Sengés
    Canyon Jaguaricatú
    Foto
    Fran Camargo / Prefeitura de Sengés
    Poço Natural
    Foto: Fran Camargo / Prefeitura de Sengés
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    Fran Camargo / Prefeitura de Sengés
    Cicloturismo
    Foto: Prefeitura de Sengés
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    Prefeitura de Sengés
    Cachoeira
    Foto: Prefeitura de Sengés
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    Prefeitura de Sengés
    Lago e Paredão
    Foto: Prefeitura de Sengés
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    Prefeitura de Sengés
    Lago e Paredão
    Foto: Prefeitura de Sengés
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    Prefeitura de Sengés
    Poço do Encanto
    Poço do Encanto - Foto: Prefeitura de Sengés
    Poço do Encanto
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    Prefeitura de Sengés
    Poço do Encanto
    Poço do Encanto - Foto: Prefeitura de Sengés
    Poço do Encanto
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    Prefeitura de Sengés
    Trilhão (Motocross)
    Foto: Tom Lopes / Prefeitura de Sengés
    Foto
    Tom Lopes / Prefeitura de Sengés