Attractions

Top Choice Museum in Corumbá

Museu de História do Pantanal

On the waterfront, this partially interactive museum tells the story of the formation of the Pantanal and 10,000 years of human habitation in the region. Exhibits range from presentations on the flora and fauna in d…
Port in Corumbá

Porto Geral

Corumbá's riverside is a charming locale with colorful historic façades opposite bobbing boats, some of which are waiting to take you out on a boisterous pleasure cruise on the Paraguai or a fishing trip. You'll fin…
Fort in Corumbá

Forte de Coimbra

Located some 80km downriver from Corumbá along Rio Paraguai, this large fort was built in 1775 to repel invaders from Paraguay, which it failed to do quite spectacularly in 1864, when it was overrun by the Paraguaya…
Viewpoint in Corumbá

Cristo Rei do Pantanal

Easily reachable via a short but steep walk or taxi ride uphill, Corumbá's answer to Christ the Redeemer is a little chipped and crowded out by cell towers but presents you with sweeping views of the town and the Pa…
Gallery in Corumbá

Art Izu

Art Izu is home to one of Corumbá’s premier artists, Izulina Xavier. You can’t miss it – the giant bird sculptures and bronze statue of São Francisco in the front are stunning and the crazy paving is, well, crazy. Y…
Fort in Corumbá

Forte Junqueira

Forte Junqueira is a diminutive white hexagonal fort with 3m-thick walls located within the military base in Corumbá: phone ahead in order to visit. The real highlight here is the excellent view of the Rio Paraguai …