Salvador and the Bahia Coast

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  • 1. Cachoeira de Buracão

    Body Of Water/Waterfall

    Considered by many to be one of the most stunning waterfalls in Brazil, Buracão may not be easy to get to, but it is defintitely worth the effort...Read More

  • 2. Casa do Rio Vermelho

    Rio Vermelho | Educational Institution

    Dedicated to the life and work of Salvador’s favorite son, author Jorge Amado, this museum is one of the city’s star attractions for both literary...Read More

  • 3. Catedral Basílica

    Terreiro de Jesus | Religious Building/Site/Shrine

    Recognized as one of the richest examples of baroque architecture in Brazil, this 17th-century masterpiece is a must-visit. The masonry facade...Read More

  • 4. Igreja de São Francisco

    Pelourinho | Religious Building/Site/Shrine

    One of the most impressive churches in Salvador, the Church of St. Francis was built in the 18th century on the site of an earlier church that...Read More

  • 5. Morro de Pai Inácio

    Nature Preserve/Wildlife Refuge

    The icon of Chapada Diamantina, this tabletop mountain sits at 1,120 meters (3,675 feet) above sea level and provides a spectacular 360-degree...Read More

  • 6. Museu de Arte Moderna da Bahia (MAM)

    Comércio | Museum/Gallery

    When Italian-Brazilian modernist architect Lina do Bardi set about transforming this 17th-century private fazenda overlooking the sea, she created...Read More

  • 7. Parque Nacional Marinho de Abrolhos

    Beach–Sight

    One of the best scuba-diving spots in Brazil, Marinho de Abrolhos marine reserve, 856 km (532 miles) south of Salvador, was created to protect...Read More

  • 8. Ponta de Mutá

    Beach–Sight

    Make for one of the beach bars that line the sand to watch Barra Grande's legendary sunset. The calm waters also make this a good choice for...Read More

  • 9. Ponta dos Castelhanos

    Boipepa | Beach–Sight

    Named in honor of a Spanish galleon that sank off the coast in 1535, this postcard-perfect deserted beach fringed in coconut palms offers good...Read More

  • 10. Praia de Algodões

    Beach–Sight

    This breathtaking beach is said to earn its name from the cresting waves that look like balls of cotton— algodão means cotton in Portuguese...Read More

  • 11. Ribeirão do Meio Waterfall

    Body Of Water/Waterfall

    A visit to this waterfall, set within a verdant valley 3½ km (2 miles) from the center of Lençóis, is one of the most pleasant ways to spend...Read More

  • 12. Vila Rosa

    Educational Institution

    A visit to this impeccably restored 1930s fazenda is like stepping back in time to the golden age of the cacao boom. The cocoa plantation hosts...Read More

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