About Cuiaba

Let's have a look around into background of Cuiaba
  • Region: Mato Grosso
  • Country: Brazil
  • Latitude: -15.5833333
  • Longitude: -56.0833333
  • Time zone: America/Cuiaba
  • Current time zone offset: UTC/GMT -3 hour

Weather in Cuiaba

  • Climate: Hot, muggy, wet, and mostly cloudy
  • Best Time to Visit: February, January, and then December


Cuiaba is the capital city of the Brazilian state of Mato Grosso. It serves as the Geographical Centre of South America and forms the metropolitan area of the state, along with the neighbouring town of Varzea Grande. The city was founded in 1719, during the gold rush, it has been the state capital since 1818. The city is a trading centre for an extensive cattle-raising and agricultural area. The capital is among the fastest-growing cities in Brazil, followed by the growth of agribusiness in Mato Grosso, despite the recession that is affecting Brazilian industries.

Distance from Cuiaba center to Airport

  • Airport: Marechal Rondon International Airport
  • Driving Distance: 7 miles / 11 km
  • Driving Time: 14 minutes
  • Languages: English

Modes of transport

  • Airport: Marechal Rondon International Airport

Customs and Tipping

For Restaurants and Bars:

  • Waitress and Bartender – 10 % of the Bill.

For Hotels:

  • Room Service: Accordingly to bill
  • Housekeeper: Accordingly to bill
  • Concierge: Between Accordingly to bill

Valet Parking:

  • Parking or Returning Car: 10 % of the Bill.

Nearby Tourist Cities

  • Varzea Grande,
  • Jaciara,
  • Nobres

Emergency Contact Numbers in Cuiaba city

  • Fire / Police/ Ambulance: 112
  • Airport:Marechal Rondon International Airport (+55 65 3614-2500) 
  • Hospital: University Hospital Julio Muller (+55 65 3615-7238)


Let’s step into extensive list of To Dos in Cuiaba.

  • Pantanal Event Center
  • Goal Card Locations Games and Events
  • Recanto Stones To Space Events

Tourist Attractions

  • Massairo Okamura State Park
  • Parque Tia Nair
  • Cuiaba Aquarium

Theatre & Concerts

  • Cineclube Coxipones
  • Araujo Cinema
  • Cinema Theater Cuiaba

Visit Top Restaurants in Cuiaba

  • Restaurante E Peixaria Okada
  • Choppao
  • Mahalo

Top Shopping Centers in Cuiaba

  • Banco do Brasil
  • Dufry
  • Lacoste

Museums, Galleries and Gardens

  • River Museum
  • The House Of The Park
  • Wolff Garden Landscaping

Iconic Delicacies of Iconic Restros

  • Restaurante E Peixaria Okada - Fish
  • Choppao - French Fries
  • Mahalo - Cheese ice cream

Sports Club

  • Proenergy Fitness Center
  • Rua Cuiaba Club
  • Selvagem Condomínio & Golf Club

Shelling Out Dollars

  • Imported beer:R$11.33 
  • Taxi: R$4.85  
  • 3 BHK (Downtown):R$1450.00  
  • Cheap meal:R$20.00 
  • Gasoline:R$3.69
  • 3 course meal:R$100.00