Welcome to Chapada dos Guimarães
The Chapada dos Guimarães region is a spectacular plateau with dramatic red sandstone escarpments and is surprisingly different from the typical Mato Grosso terrain. The town is much higher than state capital Cuiabá and provides a cool and convenient base for exploring the surrounding areas. It is also home to a lush central square. Very quiet midweek, it packs out with weekend visitors from Cuiabá.