Top things to do in Roraima

Brazilian in Boa Vista

Open-Air Food Court

A busy open-air food court occupies part of the long narrow park between the split lanes of Av Capitan Ene Garcez. A slew of mom-and-pop restaurants have tables set up under a high awning, serving cheap, delicious B…
Seafood in Boa Vista

Peixada Tropical

Another popular open-air lunch spot serving fish in every way imaginable, from Portuguese fish stew to Bahian style (fried and spicy). Closed some Sundays.
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…
Cathedral in Boa Vista


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

Mercado Turístico

Two city blocks have been designated as pedestrian only, and are lined with stalls selling everything from handicrafts to cashew nuts.
Monument in Boa Vista

Monumento ao Garimpeiro

This monument is dedicated to Roraima's gold miners.