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Visit the Reserves

The Guaricica Experience

The Guaricica experience is an unprecedented insight into the history of Private Reserves. Wander through lush forests that once were pastures, breathe in the crisp air, and immerse yourself in the symphony of bird calls. Witness the resurgence of wildlife in a sanctuary where protection reigns supreme. Let the tales of SPVS employees inspire you as you rediscover your bond with nature.

Reconnect with nature in ways you've been longing for. After over two decades of dedicated restoration, the Reserve is ready to welcome you. Don't miss out on this chance to explore and experience the beauty of the area. Book your visit now and embark on a journey of discovery!

Attention The entire booking process is in Portuguese (Brazil) only.


Important guidelines

  • To ensure a unique experience, we operate exclusively by appointment at the Guaricica Private Reserve.

  • The reserve is open to the public from April to October. Enjoy winter tourism in the Atlantic Forest Great Reserve.

  • We host groups of up to six people from Wednesday to Saturday.

  • You can book either the morning slot, from 9 am to 12 pm, or the afternoon slot, from 2 pm to 5 pm.

  • The experience is guided by SPVS employees. During the visit, part of the experience takes place inside the Visitor Center to observe the facilities, while the other part involves an easy trail walk lasting approximately an hour.

  • Each group spends about three hours, beginning promptly at 9 am for morning groups and 2 pm for afternoon groups. Please consider this when planning your departure to avoid delays. When leaving Curitiba, you should expect to spend at least two and a half hours on the Estrada da Graciosa and two hours on the BR-277. We advise arriving 30 minutes before the start of the activities.

  • It is highly recommended to leave home with plenty of time to fully enjoy the tour and not miss any part of the experience.

  • Before your visit, please make sure to read the Visitor's Manual.

  • To check available dates and book your visit, please visit the link below. For any questions regarding visits, please reach out to us via email at Please note that we do not answer visit-related questions via social media.

Visits are priced at a promotional rate of R$40.00 (forty reais) per visitor, with no distinction between children and adults. Payment in advance is required to secure the booking for the chosen date and time.

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