Panoramic Salvador Half Day City Tour


Following pickup at your hotel, meet your local guide and head to Dique do Tororó to see the Bahian artist Tati Moreno's Orixás and see the Fonte Nova football stadium. The stadium is home to Esporte Club Bahia and hosted games for the 2014 FIFA World Cup. Travel to the Lower City section of Salvador, with a stop at the Baroque Senhor do Bonfim Catholic church, built in the 1700s and now a pilgrimage site for many Bahians. Your next stop is the Forte de Mont Serrat, an example of the military primitive style of architecture from the 1600s that provides panoramic city views. Then visit the Mercado Modelo craft market to browse for authentic Bahian handicrafts and souvenirs to take home. Your last stop is at the Lacerda Elevator, a structure built to connect the lower city financial center with the port and market of Salvador. It was built in 1873, and was the first elevator in the country. At the end of your comprehensive 4-hour sightseeing tour of the “Happy City” of Salvador, enjoy drop-off at your hotel.

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4 hours
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Why take this tour?

You'll be captivated by Salvador's extraordinary architectural heritage and history on this half day guided city tour. Salvador da Bahia, known as the "Happy City", is considered the cultural capital of Brazil. From religion to sports, this family friendly sightseeing tour has something for everyone!

What’s included?

  • Hotel pickup and drop off to most hotels in Salvador

  • Air-conditioned vehicle

  • Professional guide

  • Gratuities

  • Food and drinks

  • Lacerda Elevator Entrance Fee - BRL 0,15 (Make Sure to Bring Brazilian Money Coins)

  • Entrance fees to museums, churches or any other attractions.

  • Entry/Admission - Elevator Lacerda

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Before you book

  • Duration: 4h

  • Mobile tickets accepted

  • Instant confirmation

Covid Policy

  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands

Additional measures might be added to our list of procedures as we receive guidance from the local health and safety authorities and as more information becomes available. And some of these restrictions might be lifted at some point in the future if we are authorized to do so by local authorities

Cancellation Policy

    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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Gray Line Salvador provides Tours, Activities and Transfers all over Salvador and surrounding regions, providing Last Minute availability and multilingual guides to help you experience Salvador.

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