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Free Tour - Pelourinho Historic Center

Duration: 2h and 30min
Languages: English, Spanish, Portuguese
Quality Verified Registered on August 21, 2023
  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free

Tour description

The mix of ethnic groups, cultures and creeds, which received generous doses of joy and syncretism, gave Salvador a unique state of mind that invites Brazilians and foreigners throughout the year to feel enchanted by its cultural, gastronomic and human wealth. Salvador, the first capital of Brazil, brings together the present and the past in perfect harmony. It is the cradle of the most beautiful literary, architectural and, of course, musical jewels. Salvador is considered a creative musical city. Walking through the streets of the historic center gives us the rich complexity that makes this land a reference multiplier for the entire nation. In the upper part of the city is the colorful Pelourinho, part of the historic center of the city and listed by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site, there we see the face of this charming place and understand the Afro force that moves culture and makes it the blackest city in brazil and in the americas. In its streets, some very narrow, there are innumerable mansions from the 17th and 18th centuries that house museums and restaurants, as well as Catholic temples that attract scholars from all over the world, such as the church of San Francisco, considered the richest baroque work in the country. and one of the most visited in the world. Come with Salvador by foot - Free walking tours to learn more than just see, walk, feel, touch and taste the history and culture of this incredible city. We invite you to come to our house, not as a simple visitor, but as part of our family. , we are sure that after meeting her you will also feel part of her. Welcome to Salvador and let's walk!

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  • Meeting point:
    Praa Castro Alves sn Barroquinha Sal...
    Praa Castro Alves sn Barroquinha Salvador BA 40020070 Brazil
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    In front of the Glauber Rocha Cinema in Castro Alves Square

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

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Brandon 18 May 2024
Austin

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Travelled in couple - May 2024
Great tour of historical Salvador. Our guide was an expert at calmly navigating and guiding us through what can be a chaotic area of the city with equally sage advice.
Roy Schoonderbeek 13 May 2024
Amsterdam

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Travelled in couple - May 2024
Adilson is a great guide who really embodies the way the people of Salvador are living their life. He knows a lot and also gave a lot of recommendations for food, drinks, souvenirs, etc.
Adam 13 May 2024
Berlin

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Travelled alone - May 2024
It's totally worth it taking the tour.
Juliet 09 May 2024
London

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Travelled in couple - May 2024
Great tour where we learned a lot about the city of Salvador! Adilson was very informative and friendly!
Rogers 05 May 2024
Santiago

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Travelled in couple - May 2024
Sidnei un excelente guía se nota que maneja la información de manera clara con antecedentes cronológicos etc. Muchas felicitaciones para el.
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If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
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