Quick info
What to expect
Meeting point
Reviews
Ask a question
City tours
Outskirts City Tour Including Favelas of Salvador
Availability: every days
Duration: 4 hours
Language: English, Italian, French, Spanish, Portuguese
Mobile voucher accepted
INSTANT CONFIRMATION
SKIP THE LINE
FREE CANCELLATION
Do this because
  • Choice of morning or afternoon departure
  • Excellent value for money
  • Explore the local streets on a walking tour of the city
What to expect

This 4-hour tour will take you to lower part of the city, turning around the biggest bay in Latin America to see the many different aspect of urban change like a Favela that is a Brazilian version of a shanty town.


With your guide, you will be able to observe the routine of the community and take a walk in the alleys. This is a great tour in Salvador as visitors can closely see the lifestyle and diversified culture of people living in a Favela.

A professional guide and hotel pickup and drop-off are included.

São Salvador of Bahia, praised in prose and verse for its beauty and cultural traditions, is also characterized by an unusual geographical landscape.

The area popularly known as lower city corresponds to the costal area of the picturesque Bay of all Saints. In this itinerary, we start at the Tororó Dike, a lake surrounded by gardens and century-old trees guarded by statues of Orixas, a majestic monument dedicated to the African gods and the heritage of our ancestors.

This lake provides a panoramic view of the soccer stadium, rebuilt for the World Cup, as we continue our ride through the streets marked by the presence of colonial and contemporary architectural styles resulting from urbanization processes developed after the abolition of slavery.

We will proceed by unveiling the beaches of Ribeira and the Itapagipe peninsula, where we will visit a workshop of the Portuguese art of painting on tiles. In addition, we will have the opportunity to delight ourselves with unique tropical fruit ice cream in a traditional ice cream shop founded in the 1930s.

This tour will also provide our client with the opportunity to feel the vibration in the church of Bonfim, founded in 1754, the most renowned tent of miracles of Bahian people. We will then visit the Montserrat Fortress, the most important site of defense forces of the lower city during the colonial period, which is a strategic point and one that gives us a broad view of the beauty of the city of Salvador.

We will conclude our itinerary by visiting a major landmark of colonial Brazil in the city's seaport are, the Mercado Modelo, which is listed by UNESCO as intangible heritage of Brazil, who serves as a space for free market of a wide variety of art work and handcrafts.

Visits:

Dique do Tororo

Ribeira - Decorated Tiles

Ribeira - Ice Cream Store

Bonfim Church

Montserrat Fortress

Market - Mercado Modelo

Duration 4 hours

Read more
What's included
  • Private transportation and tour guide in idiom that you require, tickets for visit and donation, one bottle of water per person
What's not included
  • extras of this tour description, meal, drinks and tips .
Where

Praça Conselheiro Almeida Couto, 374 - Saúde, Salvador - BA, 40050-405, Бразілія

When

Pick up time at hotel´s lobby

Morning tour at 08:30 pick up time

afternoon tour at 13:30 pick up time

Read more
Provider
Your Tour Brazil
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.

You might also like

City tours

Enjoy the iconic district of Pelourinho , listed By UNESCO like a human being heritage site. Walk th...

£ 77
City tours

Participate in a 3-hour Brazilian percussion workshop in Salvador. Get to know the rhythms and beats...

£ 72
City tours

Experience together with us the special Wednesday, is the day dedicated to Xango, the patron of the ...

£ 73
City tours

Experience together with us this special Anthropological Tour! It's the day dedicated to learn the m...

£ 107
City tours

Are you looking for a different tour in Salvador? Then this half-day Candomblé Mysteries tour is ide...

£ 73
City tours

Get a glimpse into Salvador's neighborhoods of cobblestone streets, shops and culture on a 6 hours-d...

£ 102
from:
£ 72