The small Museu Rondon has exhibits on indigenous culture and is well worth a visit to check out the ornate headdresses and vicious...
Joel Souza Ecoverde Tours
Top-notch company with 25 years of service and experienced guides. Working with local pousadas towards an ecofriendly approach, Joel...
Museu Histórico de Mato Grosso
Inside a restored colonial building, the museum is an interesting stroll through the state’s history. Each room represents a different...
Conde de Azambuja
If pretensions aren’t your bag but drunk, dancing Brazilians are, then give this traditional bar in the old town a try. It’s not easy on...
An excellent buffet of regional selections for lunch (the fried bananas are divine). It’s inside the orange colonial building on the...
Rua das Laranjeiras 701 · interesting places nearby
Tom Choppin information
Outstanding brews and views are the draw for Cuiabá’s well-to-do at this cleverly named open-air MPB (Música Popular Brasileira) bar perched high above the city. Mondays get lively for choro, an informal, instrumental style of music. It’s halfway between centro and the zoo.