Curitiba Portuguese pronunciation is the capital of the Brazilian state of Paraná. It is the largest city with the biggest economy of both Paraná and southern Brazil. Its metropolitan area comprises 26 municipalities with a total population of over 3.2 million .Public transportation consists entirely of buses. All stations are easily accessed and enclosed. The buses have been changed to make for easier entry and exit.
Curitiba is an important cultural, political and economic centre in the country. The city sits on a plateau at 932 metres (3,058 ft) above sea level. It is located 105 kilometres (65 mi) west of the sea port of Paranaguá and is served by the Afonso Pena International and Bacacheri airports.
Botanic Gardens Curitiba's trademark, created to resemble French gardens, rolls out its flower carpet to the visitors right at the entrance. The greenhouse, with a metallic structure, has botanic species that are national symbols, and also a water fountain.The native forest is filled with paths for walking. The Botanic Museum attracts researchers from all over the World, and has library and a theatre as well as a space for exhibitions