Colombo, Paraná


Colombo is the third largest city in Greater Curitiba, state of Paraná, found in the Southern Region of Brazil. It is located at 25º17'30" S, 49º13'27" W, at an altitude of about 1.027 metres above sea level, some 18 km from state capital, Curitiba.

Our Lady of Rosary Church
coat of arms

It was founded on 5 February 1890. The city is the largest Italian colony in the state.[1]


  1. "Colombo prepara 15ª Festa do Vinho" (in Portuguese). Jornal Agora Paraná. Retrieved 2009-05-11.[permanent dead link]