Campo Grande is the capital of the State of Mato Grosso do Sul. Today, Campo Grande is a city of 700,000 people, with a population composed mainly of immigrants from several other regions of Brazil. People came from Northern and Southern states to work and live here, in this cosmopolitan city. With their sweat and labor, they turned Campo Grande into a modern and young city of broad streets and avenues with a pleasant climate. Having so many trees and plazas, the city is one of the country's most green cities. Because of the red dust, Campo Grande also became known as the "Brunette City". Any access to the ecological sanctuary of the
South Pantanal region should start at Campo Grande. The city is only 125 miles away from the Pantanal. It has a broad and efficient touristical infrastructure that guarantees a secure and peaceful trip, with hotels, an international airport, excellent restaurants, a variety of events, clubs and organized tours that will make your stay at Campo Grande a wonderful experience.