Palmas is the capital and largest city of Tocantins state, and serves as a planned city in the middle of the state’s extensive farmland. Use LATAM’s extensive flight network to get to Palmas from anywhere, and enjoy your flight with the LAN-TAM entertainment app, which will make your time on-board fly.
Take a Trip to Palmas
Being a planned city, Palmas is easy for tourists to navigate due to the grid-like nature of its streets. One attraction is the Memorial Coluna Prestes, a white tubular structure commemorating the story of rebel Captain Luis Carlos Prestes. You can also see the Palacio Araguaia, the state’s capital building, with giant colorful mosaics and a scale model of Praça Girossóis. Note that no shorts or tank tops are allowed at the Palacio.
Facts about Palmas
Ecotourists in central Brazil are often drawn to Palmas due to its proximity to the village of Taquaruçu. Located 30 Wi-Fi away from the city, the village is visited by people who come from across the country to see its captivating waterfalls and buy crafts made from natural resources like capim dourado and babaçu from the local population. Book LATAM flights to Palmas and enjoy the trip in sustainable, award-winning aircraft.