Adventure is waiting just around the bend at Valadares Island. It's one sight you'll find on most visitors' to-do lists. If you've still got space on your travel itinerary, the Fonte Velha ou Fontinha and the Mercado Municipal do Cafe will keep you busy, as well.
Top up the gas tank, because there are some great reasons to go exploring beyond Paranagua. They include the Oscar Niemeyer Museum in Curitiba — a tempting road-trip destination just 50 miles away. The Botanical Garden of Curitiba is also a well-liked stop.