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Private City Tour Recife e Olinda

On this tour you will have, at one and the same time, the best of Recife and Olinda. The itinerary covers the main tourist attractions, such as: Praia de Boa Viagem, Cais José Estelita, Forte das Cinco Pontas, Marco Zero, Rua do Bom Jesus, Praça do Arsenal, Torre Malakof, Praça da República, Alto da Sé, Mosteiro de São Bento and others.
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 hours
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Tourism Guide, Salvador - André Alves

Personalized services of Tourism Guide, in order to meet the needs and the profile of each visitor.
  • Duration: 3 hours
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  • Duration: 3 hours
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The African Soul of Bahia: roughts of Brasil

Learn about the Afro-Brazilian culture and the Candomblé religion during this 6-hour educational walking tour in Salvador. Follow your local guide to meet Mae Marta de Iansã, a local religious leader, and learn about the Orixas at her temple. Visit a capoeira training center to watch some of the Brazilian martial art in action and try it out. Get a ride to the São Joaquim market, one of the largest open-air markets in Brazil, to stroll through the stalls and enjoy the ambiance of rich colors, flavors and smells. Sit down for a traditional Brazilian lunch before drop-off back at local Rio hotels.
  • Duration: 6 hours
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  • Duration: 6 hours
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Discovery of Salvador de Bahia - Full Day

2 persons minimum. Fair prices. Spend the day exploring the city with a private guide. In the Pelourinho, the historic center of Salvador de Bahia, walk through the area declared world heritage by UNESCO. Learn about the cultural and historical importance of the area through your local guide's commentary. Board a private vehicle to see other attractions in the area, such as the Bonfim Church and Mont Serrat Fortress, but also typical places such as the local market. Complete overview of local culture and history, including the afro-brazilian typical local culture with the Candomblé religion...
  • Duration: 7 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 7 hours 30 minutes
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Natal City and the Southcoast Tour

Visit Fortaleza dos Reis Magos and Ponta Negra on this full-day guided sightseeing tour from Natal. In a comfortable, climate-controlled vehicle, take a scenic drive on the Coastal Highway to visit an important civic landmark and some of the city's most beautiful beaches. Wade in the tranquil waters of Pirangi Beach and make a stop at the world's largest cashew tree. Round-trip transportation from Natal hotels is included.
  • Duration: 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 7 hours
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Historical Sightseeing Tour of Salvador de Bahia

With its inherent natural beauty, it’s easy to see why Salvador was chosen by Portuguese colonists to be the first capital of Brazil. Nowadays, it’s even more than that. With its pastel-hued architecture, rich history, and cultural diversity, Salvador is a sensory overload of color, music, and dance. This half-day walking tour showcases some of the most famous historic hotspots of Salvador.
  • Duration: 3 to 4 hours
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  • Duration: 3 to 4 hours
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Mystery and History of Paraiba

Delve into the mysterious history of João Pessoa, the state capital of Paraiba, on a tour that proves the obvious choice for history buffs. This attraction-packed tour transports you between historical and cultural highlights—which include the enigmatic rock inscriptions of Itacoatiara do Ingá and the Paraíba Museum of Popular Art—with ease and promises to provide you with information that you’re unlikely to find in the guidebook.
  • Duration: 8 hours
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  • Duration: 8 hours
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Bahia By Night: Dinner and Folkloric show

it is the best way to visit and enjoy Salvador at night time. A City full of joy and happiness that everyone who visits it, fall in love with its beauty.
  • Duration: 4 hours
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  • Duration: 4 hours
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Northern Coast Tour: Forte and Imbassaí beach

The scenic Coconut Highway leads to Praia do Forte, a fishing village 50 miles north of Salvador, home to some of the best beaches in Bahia. Here we visit the ruins of the Garcia D´Ávila Castle (1556), once the home of the largest landowner in the New World and experience the breathtaking panoramic view of the northern coastline.Praia do Forte is also the home of the national sea turtle preserve, the TAMAR Project, one of Brazil’s most successful ecological programs. Take the time to relax on the beautiful white sand beaches of Praia do Forte or browse the many local arts and crafts markets before returning to Salvador. After relaxing in Praia do Forte, we go straight to Guarajuba for our delicious lunch at one of many beach tents in the area. Guests will have more time on the beach before returning to Salvador.​Duration: Full Day Tour
  • Duration: 8 hours
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  • Duration: 8 hours
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Natal City Tour including Camurupim Beach

A surprising tour of the city, where you will be able to go from the main Historic monuments, showing the Via Costeira, Areia Preta urban Beaches, Praia dos Artistas, Meio and Forte, Fortaleza dos Reis Magos, Neighborhoods of Santos Reis, Rocas and Ribeira , City center, knowing crafts, among other tourist attractions.Then it coast along the highway Av. Engenheiro Roberto Freire, through the beach of Ponta Negra. In the Route of del Sol, passing in front of Campo Barreira do Inferno Rocket, Pium district, Elbow, amongst others. Pirangi do Norte, which includes a visit to the largest cashew structure in the world, and the tours continues onto South Pirangi Beach, Buzios, Tabatinga to Camurupim Beach, with a stop for a swim in the ocean. Bring bathing clothes, sunscreen and towels.
  • Duration: 8 hours
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  • Duration: 8 hours
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African Historical Walking Tour

In this tour we take you to experience the strong African influence in the largest black city outside the African continent.
  • Duration: 3 hours
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  • Duration: 3 hours
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Folklore Show - Bahia Night

Afro-Bahian TraditionCultural tourGastronomy in BahiaFolk showCapoeira
  • Duration: 4 hours
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  • Duration: 4 hours
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Lower City Tour - popular Salvador

Discover the more quiet and human face of this fascinating city.On this tour you will get a different view of the third biggest capital of Brazil. This tour takes you to the Lower City where our principal destination is the peninsula of Itapagipe, completely surrounded by the calm waters of the bay and an oasis of peace at only 8 km from the busy harbour area. We visit the neighborhoods of Ribeira, with fantastic views on the Bay of All Saints and some small marinas with their schooners and sailboats. Then Bonfim, with the famous church of Nosso Senhor do Bonfim, an important place for pilgrimage where the syncretism between Catholicism and Candomblé still lives strongly. Finally Boa Viagem with the impressive Fort of Monte Serrat and the Ponta de Humaitá, the most romantic spot in Salvador because of the possibility to see one of the most wonderful sunsets of Brazil! On your choice we visit the swarming open market of São Joaquim or the Mercado Modelo, focused on souvenirs.
  • Duration: 4 hours
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  • Duration: 4 hours
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Upper City tour - historical Salvador

Discover the history and most important places of this fascinating city.On this tour you will know the most important places of Salvador and learn about the history of the first capital of the colony of Brazil. We will see some of the touristic highlights of the city, such as: the Lighthouse of Barra, with a splendid view on the Bay of All Saints and the Atlantic Ocean, the Corridor of Victoria bordered by ancient trees, the Campo Grande square and a busy commercial area. We then arrive in the Historical Center, called so after the UNESCO made it a World Heritage Site. This place is a must for the visitors: a complete old neighborhood, called the Pelourinho, in the Upper City inside the bay, full of churches and magnificent colorful mansions in typical Portuguese colonial style that we will visit walking through the lively squares and cobblestone streets experiencing the local atmosphere and people that will not let you impassive.
  • Duration: 4 hours
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  • Duration: 4 hours
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Tour to Trancoso (Beaches and village) from Arraial d'Ajuda

Trancoso is a charming, often young and globalized village. Founded at the beginning of the colonization by the Jesuits as an Indian village with the name of Saint John of the Indians.We will spend most of the day at Coqueiros Beach or at Praia dos Nativos. They are good beaches for swimming, walking and observing the natural beauties. For lunch we indicate the delicious fish in the tile that is tradition of the regional cooking.The Square, the wide square in the center of the village, framed by colorful houses and the white church in the background, remains the heart of the place and where everything happens.In the simple and colorful houses of the Square, today there are bars, restaurants, stylish inns, craft shops and famous designer boutiques.
  • Duration: 8 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 to 9 hours
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Full Day City Tour - complete Salvador

This tour combines the historical and popular city parts into the most interesting experience! You will visit its old center, dive into its history, culture, religiosity and the habits of the people of Bahia and be seduced by the magic of this city. First, you will discover the history and most important places of this fascinating city and first capital of the colony of Brazil. The Historical Center or Pelourinho is a must for the all the travellers that come to Salvador. There will be time and excellent possibilities to experience one the delicious regional dishes!After lunch you will discover the more quiet and human face of this fascinating city in the Lower City of Salvador. Our principal destination is the peninsula of Itapagipe, completely surrounded by the calm waters of the bay. The swarming open market, São Joaquim, or the Mercado Modelo, can be included.This complete tour offers you an unforgettable travel experience and success is guaranteed!
  • Duration: 8 hours
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  • Duration: 8 hours
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Fortaleza City Tour

Neste tour of approximately two hours of duration, we will visit the main tourist points of the city. We will pass by Avenida Beira Mar, a few days of Fortaleza, Bairro de Mucuripe, Praia do Futuro, Bairro do Aldeota and Bairro Boêmio. We will have three stops: at Catedral, at Ponte dos Ingleses, know as Ponte Metálica, and no Tourism Center.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
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Discovery Route: Full Day Historic City Tour in Porto Seguro

To learn about Porto Seguro, one must consider the history of the city, which was the first place where Pedro Alvares Cabral arrived in Brazil in 1500. The most interesting thing is that its historical heritage is still there, it has been preserved,this tour takes you through the Historic Center of Porto Seguro. You will visit: Casa de Câmera and Cadeia or the Church of Our Lady of Pena. In addition you will also visit the Coroa Vermelha beach and Santa Cruz Cabrália, where the first mass was held in Brazil.And to complete the tour, you'll visit the village Txag 'Rú Mirawe where you'll get to know and experience its dance rituals. Remember that this tour reserves a free time for swimming at sea, lunch and shopping are also on the itinerary.
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 hours
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Historical African oriented City Tou

Salvador has the largest African descendent population out of Africa, and it is preserved, better than any other city, the African culture such as food, music, religion and our way of living. Joining this tour is diving into the Bahian tradition.
  • Duration: 4 to 5 hours
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  • Duration: 4 to 5 hours
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Waterfall: A Day in the Farmland

Cachoeira is the ideal place to know the history of our ancestors who were enslaved. And a wonderful place, full of charms, magic and a lot of beauty.
  • Duration: 8 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 to 10 hours
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Recôncavo and Cachoeira - the African inland

Discover the most African region of Brazil, birthplace of Samba and Capoeiraon this tour in the region around the Bay of All Saints, the Recôncavo. Here arrived the first sugar cane plantations of the colony and here were put to work the first slaves, imported from black Africa. Leaving the city, we pass poor suburbs of Salvador and, later, a succession of fields for agriculture and grasslands. A whirling road passing by bamboo and sugar cane plantations takes us first to the city of Santo Amaro. Here, we visit the amazing and busy local market of and some streets and squares in the center. Then, the road takes us to the historical city of Cachoeira that lies majestically in the valley of the Paraguaçu River. Here, we do a walking tour through the picturesque streets with its old houses and churches. There will be time for lunch. In the afternoon we visit the cigar factory of Dannemann (if during the week and not on a holiday) where the famous top class cigars are still hand rolled.
  • Duration: 10 hours
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  • Duration: 10 hours
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