Roraima attractions

Beach in Boa Vista

Praia Grande

A tawny sandbar beach emerges on the far bank of the Rio Branco during low water, roughly December to April. Known as Praia Grande, it is indeed big and beachy, and makes for a pleasant afternoon visit. Its transito…
Church in Boa Vista

Igreja Matríz do Carmo

This squat yellow church is one of the oldest structures in Boa Vista, beginning as a modest oratory in 1725, and renovated and expanded in 1917.
Cathedral in Boa Vista


The soaring concave facade and gleaming white paint make this modern church hard to miss, especially as it faces Boa Vista's main plaza.
Monument in Boa Vista

Monumento ao Garimpeiro

This monument is dedicated to Roraima's gold miners.