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Joinville is the largest and richest city of Santa Catarina. The city is the industrial pole of the State and is a destination that is gaining enough prominence in the realization of events.

The city is large and developed, but retains characteristics of smaller places. Its people are welcoming and the local scenarios are very green, with vast areas of Atlantic Forest very well preserved. The countryside allows a great variety of experiences, in addition to a direct contact with country life.

Besides the industrial vocation, Joinville stands out in the fields of arts and culture, and also gathers modern elements to the tradition of the German colonization. The city develops and enables sustainable projects of various types, related to tourism in regions with nature.

Do not forget to enjoy the scenery from the Mirante de Joinville, located at the highest point of the Morro da Boa Vista, central region of the city. With 250 m of height, the viewing spot offers a view of 360 degrees. There they have a platform of 15 m, from where it is impossible not to marvel at the beauties of the city.

Another very interesting point is Estrada Bonita (Beautiful Road), which as its name proclaims, is a compendium of natural beauty and charm. With its timber framing houses, it looks like a colony of German immigrants of the 19th century. There you will be delighted with a reinforced colonial breakfast (breads, cheeses, pastries, preserves and many other delicacies), in addition to purchasing homemade products such as jellies, liqueurs, and molasses.

There are flights from several capitals of the Country with destination to the Joinville airport.

Road (bus)
Several companies go to the Joinville Bus Station leaving from Florianópolis.

Personal or rental vehicles
If you go by car from Florianópolis, take the BR-101 highway. The route is about 170 km long.

The city’s public transport is well organized and has ten terminals of urban lines.

Personal or rental vehicles

A drive through Joinville is one of the best ways to discover the city, facilitating access to local tourist spots, including the rural areas.

The city has several taxi services, an easy and comfortable way to get around there.

Tourist Service Center
Joinville City Hall

The DDD (area code) for Joinville is 47.


Military Police: 190
Fire Department: 193
Emergency (Samu): 192