Explore Praia de Guarajuba and Praia do Forte with a private guide during this 8-hour tour from Salvador. Visit the gorgeous Praia do Forte, natural pools, a charming fishing village by the sea and a turtle sanctuary. Sit down lunch beachside in Guarajuba, famous for its coconut trees and vibrant blue water. Enjoy the flexibility and personalized attention that comes with booking a private tour.
Discover Barra Fort, Carmo Church, Montserrat Fortress, and much more on a private 6-hour tour of Salvador. All-inclusive transportation from your accommodation allows you experience the best of the UNESCO listed city’s attractions at a comfortable and leisurely pace. The tour is perfect for visitors who want to get a quick overview of Salvador or orient themselves to the for independent exploring.
Experience the highlights of Salvador during a 4-hour sightseeing tour of the city. With your knowledgeable local guide and small group, visit sites like the Bahia Lighthouse, the Barra Fortress, the Jesuit Basilica Cathedral and the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Pelourinhio, the historical center of Salvador. Along the way, learn about the rich, eclectic history of this city, once the capital of Brazil, through informed commentary from your guide. Round-trip transportation from Salvador hotels is included.
Discover the city of Salvador on foot during this 4-hour walking tour. Learn about the history of Brazil’s first capital and its significant influences from African culture. Visit popular landmarks such as Barra’s Lighthouse, Praça do Campo Grande, the Lacerda Elevator, the Golden Church, and more as you traverse the city with your private guide.
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.
Come and enjoy a day at Praia do Forte, the most charming village in the region. A village full of restaurants and craft shops. In addition, you will have the day to enjoy the adventure tours (diving and quad biking), visit the Tamar Project's headquarters with its marine species, Garcia D'Ávila Castle and the Jubarte Whale Institute. Have you ever imagined experiencing this experience? From July to October the Jubartes leave Antarctica to mate and reproduce in the calm and warm waters off the coast of Praia do Forte.
Note: Check out the hotels in 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!
Known for its calm and crystal clear waters, Guarajuba Beach and Praia do Forte are unmissable destinations with biodiversity and unmatched natural beauty. The tour has the route of Coco Road towards the north coast of Bahia, name inspired by coconut palms existing on the way.
At Praia do Forte, known as Brazilian Polynesia, you will have the opportunity to get to know the Tamar Project, internationally recognized as one of the most successful marine conservation experiences. You will visit the most charming village with a rustic and cozy atmosphere.
Guarajuba Beach reserves the best natural pools, you will have time for a delicious sea bath, a well structured resort with calm waters. You will also have the option to taste the delicious Bahian food.
Leave the busy streets of Salvador behind for the day and embark on an 8-hour boat tour through All Saints Bay. Skip the stress of rushing to a meeting point and relax in round-trip transportation from your hotel. Your scenic journey along the coast includes stops at the islands of Paradise of Friars and Itaparica. You have the chance to experience the local flora and fauna and purchase food and snacks at both locations.
Salvador has many attractions and you can not waste time! In this tour, we select the main points of the city that cannot be left out of your itinerary. Leaving the hotel, we pass the Fonte Nova Arena, Dique do Tororó, with its orishas and we will also guide you through the Mercado Modelo, which delights everyone with a wide variety of crafts and souvenirs. We will head to Senhor do Bonfim Church, where you can tie your ribbon and make a wish, and then to Salvador's most famous ice cream, at Ribeira's ice cream shop, one of the city's many postcards.
Your only commitment will be to relax and enjoy this journey through the history of the first capital of Brazil. We pick him up at the hotel and head to Farol da Barra, one of Salvador's most famous sights. You will get to know the main tourist attractions nearby, such as the Church of San Francisco and the Museum of Mercy. We will also guide you through a pleasant stroll through Salvador's Historic Center and all the colorful magic of Pelourinho.
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...
Ivan Bahia Travel Guide brings an alternatieve Coconut Beach Tour, with a different touch : swimming with turtles
We start from Salvador and take you along the paradisiac Coconut-beaches along the 'Costa do Coco' to visit some of the nicest beaches to be found in Bahia, all the way up to Imbassai and Praia do Forte where we visit the most famous 'Projeto Tamar', the project responsible for the preservation of the Giant Turtle population along the +8.000km coastal area of Brazil.
Your private accompanying driver / guide speaks English / Français / Nederlands.
You’ll find plenty of photo stops and souvenir shops on this private panoramic tour of Salvador da Bahia. Set out in the morning or afternoon in the comfort of your own private vehicle and discover areas of the city you might not otherwise see, from Tororó Lake to Ribeira Beach. The half-day itinerary offers flexibility with brief explanations offered by the guide.
Praia do Forte is a Brazilian beach located in the homonymous district, in the Bahian municipality of Mata de São João, about 50 km from Salvador. Lots of natural beauty mixed history make Praia do Forte one of the most sought after destinations on the northern coast of Bahia. There are more than 12 km of beaches, with several natural pools formed by reefs along the coast. The coconut trees, the predominant vegetation in this region, make the look even better. Enjoying the beaches and the beautiful scenery invite you to relax. One of the main attractions of the place is to visit the headquarters of Projeto Tamar, an organization dedicated to the preservation and study of sea turtles.
Get an overview of Salvador's highlights during this full-day tour with a local guide. Visit the historic sights of the city, its colonial mansions and monuments, including Dique do Tororó, Pelourinho, Bonfim Church and Lacerda Elevator. Have lunch at a local restaurant to taste some of Bahia's specialities. In the afternoon, visit Cidade Baixa, the outskirts of the city, which provide spectacular views of the port area of All Saints Bay. Round-trip transportation from Salvador hotels is included.
Experience the music, dancing and excitement of Salvador's famous Carnival during this 4-hour cultural show. Watch a mass of outrageously costumed professional dancers shake, shimmy and sing to infectious Bahian beats. Listen to live percussion and see maculele, capoeira and Candomblé from your prime seat. Dig in to a traditional Bahian buffet-style dinner before the show and walk away with a better understanding of Bahian culture. Round-trip transportation from Salvador hotels via air-conditioned coach is included.
Sail off the coast of Salvador during this 8-hour cruise on All Saints Bay. Climb aboard the traditional schooner to meet your friendly captain and crew, then find a spot to get comfortable and enjoy the scenery. Listen as your hosts detail the history of the area and the bay's importance as an epicenter of colonization. Go ashore on one of the 56 islands in the bay, like Itaparica, Brazil's largest island. Eat a traditional lunch of regional specialties, then enjoy samba music and caipirinhas on the way back to the mainland.
Get a sense of country life in Cachoeira during this 10-hour educational tour from Salvador. Explore the UNESCO World Heritage-listed city's architecture, which reflects Portuguese colonialism and African heritage. Visit the churches of Carmo and Rosário, the City Hall and the former colonial-era jail. Visit a nearby farm for a traditional Brazilian lunch, followed by a tour of the famous Danneman cigar factor. Learn about the history, culture and national significance of the region from your local guide as you explore. Round-trip transportation from Salvador is included.
Explore Pelourinho, the Historic Center of Salvador de Bahia, during this 4-hour sightseeing tour. Named a world cultural center by UNESCO, the area was instrumental in the African slave trade and continues to be a center of African culture in Brazil. Walk through the streets and learn about the cultural and historical importance of the area through your local guide's commentary. Visit the Afro-Brazilian Museum, the Society for Black Protection and the Rosary of the Blacks, the first black Christian brotherhood in the New World. All entrance fees and round-trip transportation from Salvador hotels are included.
Skip the hassle of finding your own way to Morro de São Paulo, a popular destination for beachgoers, on a stress-free tour from Salvador da Bahia. Let a guide take care of arranging three different types of transfers—which include hotel pickup, a ferry ride to Itaparica, and a speedboat from Valença—while you spend more time relaxing in the white-sand coves on Tinharé Island.
Explore Pelourinho after dark and experience the musical tradition known as Tuesday's Blessings on this 3-hour cultural tour. With your local guide, stroll through the streets of this UNESCO-listed World Heritage site, where music and dancing happens from dusk until dawn, upholding the area's reputation as the cradle of Brazilian music. Stop by a local bar or restaurant for traditional Bahian food and drinks (own expense). Round-trip transportation from local Salvador hotels is included.