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Address: Praia do Forte, State of Bahia, Brazil
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07:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 22:00
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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US$133.00*
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Private Tour to Praia do Forte and Praia de Guarajuba from Salvador
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US$68.98*
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Praia do Forte Day Trip from Salvador

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Very nice beach

2h by Bus from Salvador, one can visit this beautiful beach. Really nice for snorkeling, which is not too expensive. The "village" next to the beach is also nice.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 7 February 2017
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Bad Honnef, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

2h by Bus from Salvador, one can visit this beautiful beach. Really nice for snorkeling, which is not too expensive. The "village" next to the beach is also nice.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed a lot our visit, lots of nice shops, clean Main Street and good restaurants, reminded me of Bali but much cleaner though!

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Sao Paulo, SP
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

Great and sooo beautiful, but be prepared with some cash, because it is already very touristic and some places charge a lot for services and goods!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

Really enjoyed Praia do Forte, Great walk through the shops to the beaches. The beach is great for snorkeling and shallow bathing, really beautiful.

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

At low tide natural pools form and you can rent a snorkel and mask for R$20-30 and they even give you some fish food to have some fun. Enjoy,

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Brasilia, DF
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

Praia do Forte has everything you could want from a beach location: clean beaches, lovely sights, evening attractions and great restaurants. Take a 'bicycle-taxi' to tour the village, or get to know the Tamar project that cares and helps protect local marine life, especially turtles. It's a fantastic place for parents of small children as well, because beaches are quiet... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

We visited Praia do Forte for a few days last September and the beaches are so beautiful. You can do snorkeling or just rent a sunbed for a few bucks. Coconuts are available to drink on call, or capirinha if you prefer. And great snacking food everywhere. We had an amazingly relaxing time in that place. Paradise it is.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

Awesome place! Great place to walk the streets and get to know the local crafts! Also with a nice beach and the tamar project! I recommend buying the cachaça factory in that region.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

This is your typical tropical Atlantic beach, fringed with palm trees, with several tones of blue and green in the sea and very interesting natural pools at low tied

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

We visited Praia du Forte for one day as part of a Brazil tour arranged by Imagine Latin America. It is a small town 2.5 hours north of Salvador .Truly beautiful beach town.On the way we visited the old fort . There are lot of small shops,restaurents,beach etc and can easily spent a day there or if you want a... More 

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