Goiânia: Best Things to Do

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Goiania is the capital and largest city of the Brazilian state of Goiás.

Goiânia is the gateway to several tourist attractions like Parque Areião, Bosque dos Buritis, and Chapada dos Veadeiros National Park.

There is Monument to the Three Races that depicts the national historical rising of the cornerstone of the city.

Explore Parque Areião which is located in the Southern region of Goiânia. It has a 2,400 m fully-lit Cooper track, two gymnastic stations, and a soccer field.

Stay in the Comfort Hotel Goiania or Comfort Suites Flamboyant to get a comfortable stay!

For more information, scroll down below to get a city tour to Goiania!



Monument to the Three Races was created by local artist Neusa Moraes in 1968. This monument is an iconic symbol of Goiânia. This monument stands around seven meters of 23 ft tall in Praça Cívica, Goiânia’s political center. It's open 24-hours every day.

Monument to the Three Races

A very good monument

Great location and a beautiful place to stroll, very safe.

many stories of struggle and perseverance for the people of Goiás.

Nice place to take a walk with the family

Address : Praça Dr. Pedro Ludovico Teixeira, 2 - St. Central, Goiânia - GO, 74003-010, Brazil


Parque Areião is located in the Southern region of Goiânia. It is a permanent preservation which is home to species of native fauna. You can do all the interesting activities while enjoying the natural atmosphere in town. It has around 2,400 m fully-lit copper track, two gymnastics stations, a soccer field, and a children's playground. In addition, Parque Areião has an Environmental Village designed to develop environmental education activities.

Parque Areião

Well designed with the biggest bamboo

Lots of trees, a little bit wind and a walk through the park to get amazing experience.

Lovely tranquil place with plenty of cold fresh coconut water vendors to choose from too.

Address : -16.7060814,-49.2598788


Looking for gifts or decorations? In Caneca para Madrinha, there are mugs, thermal cups, decorative pictures, figurines, globe, chess sets, book holders, jewelry boxes, lamps, and many more. Come and get that unique stuff because Caneca para Madrinha provides many interesting things for souvenirs. They have several kinds of mugs you might like. You can even customize it on your own.


Such a litlle souvenir shop.

It provides many interesting of souvenirs.

The displays are great in a calm atmosphere.

The staff also great and kind.

Address : Rua Baquite Qd.168 Lt.14 - Parque Amazonia, Goiânia - GO, 74835-340, Brazil


Galinhada is a typical Brazilian dish which contains a stew of rice with chicken. Galinhada has a meaning "chicken" that comes from Portuguese. Cachaça is the most popular Brazilian drink which is freshly made with fermented sugarcane juice.


The colonial city of Goiânia has a lot of history to tell through their architecture building, museum, and people. Brazil is the official language spoken by people of Goiânia.


The best time to visit Goiania for ideal weather is between April 23rd to September 16th.


You will surely enjoy staying at Comfort Hotel Goiania. There are several facilities like easy access to city's attractions, also elevators and rooms for special needs. There are also Pub, Complimentary Breakfast, and Restaurant. Amenities like Fitness Center, Wake-up Service, Free WiFi, and etc. Comfort Suites Flamboyant is in a great location. It is right in front of The Flamboyant Mall which is the best mall in town. You can enjoy their excellent amenities like free WiFi, gymnastic station, swimming pool, and many more.

Comfort Hotel Goiania

Newest hotel in the city makes it a good choice to stay.

Very convenient to convention center

The hotel is clean and in good condition.

The hotel itself is very welcoming, staff are very friendly and helpful.

Address : Av. Dr. Ismerino Soares de Carvalho, 52 - St. Aeroporto, Goiânia - GO, 74075-040, Brazil

Comfort Suites Flamboyant

The hotel is very beautiful with a very nice pool area.

It is very conveniently located in a safe part of the city.

Comfortable rooms, amazing breakfast.

The hotel has very friendly employees.

Address : Av. Dep. Jamel Cecílio, 3549, Quadra C22 Lote 1 E, Goiânia - GO, 74810-100, Brazil


Coco Bambu Flamboyant offers several wide variety of menu. It's specializing in seafood. Fish is the main element of this restaurant. You can enjoy an appetizer, meal, plates, vegetarian, vegan, pastels, and many more. You can taste Northeastern ingredients at the Carne de Sol 1008. It has an extensive menu and cozy facilities. The restaurant is open every day from 5 pm. On Saturday, Sunday, and holiday season it is open from 11 am.

Coco Bambu Flamboyant

Having lunch or dinner at Coco Bambu to get an amazing experience.

Restaurant of excellent quality, structure and service.

There's a varied and sophisticated menu and sensational wine.

The atmosphere is very good, the service is good.

Address : Condomínio Flamboyant Shopping Cent - Av. Dep. Jamel Cecílio, 3300 - Jardim Goiás, Goiânia - GO, 74085-580, Brazil

Carne de Sol 1008

This is the best restaurant in Brazil.

It has good service, relaxed atmosphere, easy to park

The food is first class and the portions are generous.

It also has cold beer.

Address : R. 1008, 150 - St. Pedro Ludovico, Goiânia - GO, 74820-210, Brazil


Biscoitos Pereira has a special menu such as meat sfiha, and chicken drumstick: it's the traditional one, stuffed with chicken, and pasta, filled with shrimp, and heart of palm or chicken. In addition, you can taste their favorite menu like state secret takes orange plus three undisclosed fruits. Overall, it's a modern coffee shop which serves excellent service and menu. The location provides free internet access. The price is affordable to have one cup of coffee and their sides available here. Come and enjoy with your buddies, it would be a great idea!

Biscoitos Pereira

The best place to have a snack from Goiânia, simply delicious all the options.

Excellent service and the diversity of breads and cakes is great.

The hug is tasty, tasty, wonderful will you feel in the clouds.

Address : R. 49, 28 - Jardim Goiás, Goiânia - GO, 74810-095, Brazil

Atelie do Grao

Comfortable place with affordable price.

It has a huge variety of select-grain coffees, delicatessen, savory and other beverages.

It also has selection of beans.

The atmosphere is cozy, casual, with a lounge and outdoor seating

Address : R. 36, 354 - St. Marista, Goiânia - GO, 74150-240, Brazil


Bahrem is the place where you can feel the cool atmosphere and amazing cocktails. The service is very fast and they have friendly staff. Actually, Saccaria Choperia e Restaurante is not just a bar. The place is large consisting of a restaurant and bar. They offer good food, cold beer, and the staff is very kind. Moreover, they also have a variety of wine.


One of the best pubs in Brazil.

The menu varied and the dishes chosen very tasty.

The environment super organized

Address : R. 144, 716 - St. Marista, Goiânia - GO, 74170-130, Brazil

Saccaria Chopperia e Restaurante

One of the best spots for have a fun.

It has cold beers and delicious food

Great atmosphere, wonderful playroom for children.

Address : Rua 139, Quadra 58, Lote 16 194 - St. Marista, Goiânia - GO, 74170-150, Brazil


Oscar Niemeyer Cultural Center offers a wide range of rooms that are suitable to celebrate all kinds of business, cultural, and social activities and events. The Multipurpose Building is the main venue. The second building is the Auditorium, third is the Dome, fourth is the Square, and the last one is the Tower. You can also take some time by capturing those great buildings. Sun Square offers their excellent variety of amenities.

Oscar Niemeyer Cultural Center

Place for cultural events.

You can have fun with the kids and practice some physical activity outdoors.

It is also possible to rent skates and scooters in the surroundings at a very nice price.

Address : Av. Dep. Jamel Cecílio, Km 01 - Chácaras Alto da Glória, Goiânia - GO, 74891-135, Brazil

the Sun Square

An amazing space to enjoy scooters and bycicles.

The square is pretty.

It has lot of products at the fair and a safe place.

It also has some stools in some points of the square.

Address : R. Nove, s/n - St. Oeste, Goiânia - GO, 74110-100, Brazil


Bosque dos Buritis has a nice shaded place including with a good walking path, both within the forest and on the outside boundary. Take a look at the beautiful lakes and capture the moment while enjoying the natural atmosphere. This place is well known for its amazing fauna, flora, and geological formations. Take a moment to the great landscapes, gorgeous waterfalls, and lakes with your camera. It's worth visiting!

Bosque dos Buritis

One of the best parks in Goiânia.

There's a lot of green, a playground for kids.

Fresh and with lots of shadows

Address : Av. Assis Chateaubriand - St. Oeste, Goiânia - GO, 74115-040, Brazil

Chapada dos Veadeiros National Park

A truly amazing place for nature lovers

The view is breathtaking, worth every time and effort hiking under the sun.

There are also many waterfalls and beautiful views.

Address : Rodovia GO 239, Km 36 - Vila de São Jorge, Alto Paraíso de Goiás - GO, 73770-000, Brazil