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Salvador and the Bahia Coast Sights

Porto da Barra

  • Beach–Sight

Updated 06/24/2013

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This popular beach in Barra draws a wide variety of sun-seekers from across the city and is a convenient option if you're staying in the hotel districts of Ondina and Rio Vermelho, where rock outcroppings make swimming dangerous and pollution is often a problem. Chairs and umbrellas are available for rent, and you can purchase food from one of the many restaurants lining the promenade. Amenities: food and drink, lifeguards, toilets. Best for: partiers, surfing,


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Av. Oceânica east of Santo Antônio da Barra, Salvador, 40140–130, Brazil

Updated 06/24/2013


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