Santo Antonio da Barra Fort and Nautic Museum of Bahia, Salvador

4.5
Perched upon the edge of a little peninsula, you will find Santo Antonio da Barra Fort and Nautic Museum of Bahia. From the top of the tower, which is 22 m (72 ft) high, you have breathtaking views of the expansive sea down below. Take a stroll, climb all over the lighthouse grounds, and be sure to catch the sunset. Inside the fort, you can peruse the nautical museum, which houses maps, navigation equipment, and items recovered from sunken ships. After all of that, you can rest and relax at the outdoor café. Work out when and for how long to visit Santo Antonio da Barra Fort and Nautic Museum of Bahia and other Salvador attractions using our handy Salvador road trip app .
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  • It is the famous Barra lighthouse with free access and no ticket collection is worth the visit to register the photos.
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  • Normal strengths, without much attraction, etc. You both have a museum, you have to pay, we don't visit, but I don't think it's worth paying to get into the museum. The visit to the fort is free.
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  • I was happy to do this touristic part. Lots of explanation inside about the immigrant and boats. But the most amazing part was the upper point where we had to take the stairs. Very nice view and we had smoothy wind we enjoyed it a lot after being hours under the sun.
  • Best expirience ever in nautical museum. Very strong feeling.
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