22 days in State of Bahia Itinerary

22 days in State of Bahia Itinerary

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22 days in State of Bahia Itinerary

Start: Lisbon
Fly + Drive:  12 h 30 min
1
Praia do Forte
— 3 nights
Shuttle + Fly:  3 h 45 min
2
Lencois
— 3 nights
Fly + Bus:  4 h
3
Salvador
— 3 nights
Ferry:  2 h 30 min
4
Morro de Sao Paulo, Ilha de Tinhare
— 3 nights
+2
Ferry + Foot + Bus:  5 h
5
Itacare
— 4 nights
Drive:  5 h 45 min
6
Porto Seguro
— 5 nights
Fly:  13 h
End: Lisbon

3
nights
Praia do Forte

Praia do Forte ©
A small coastal village of 1,800 people, Praia do Forte possesses a paradisal charm with an undercurrent of adventure.
Get out of town with these interesting Praia do Forte side-trips: Imbassai Beach (in Imbassai) and Costa do Sauipe Beach (in Costa Do Sauipe). There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Forte Beach, stroll through Praia do Lord, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Projeto Tamar, and pause for some serene contemplation at Igreja Sao Francisco De Assis.

To find where to stay, reviews, topicsMoreInfo.option.ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Praia do Forte tour itinerary maker website .

Lisbon, Portugal to Praia do Forte is an approximately 12.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Western European Time (WET) to Brasilia Time (BRT) is minus 3 hours. In February, Praia do Forte is warmer than Lisbon - with highs of 35°C and lows of 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to travel to Lencois.

Things to do in Praia do Forte

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Costa do Sauipe Beach, Imbassai Beach, Itacimirim Beach
Highlights from your plan
Forte Beach ©
Forte Beach
Projeto Tamar ©
Projeto Tamar
Imbassai Beach ©
Imbassai Beach

3
nights
Lencois

Lencois ©
One of a handful of former diamond mining towns in Bahia, Lencois charms visitors with its well-preserved colonial buildings linked by cobbled streets and surrounded by lush green hills.
Change things up with a short trip to Chapada Diamantina National Park in Palmeiras (about 1h 30 min away). And it doesn't end there: take in the local highlights with Walking tours, pause for some photo ops at Rancho do Garimpeiro, take in the dramatic scenery at Mosquitos Waterfall, and explore the striking landscape at Serra das Paridas complexo arqueologico.

To see photos, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Lencois trip site .

Do a combination of shuttle and flight from Praia do Forte to Lencois in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in February, and nighttime lows around 30°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to travel to Salvador.

Things to do in Lencois

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Chapada Diamantina National Park, Morro do Pai Inacio
Highlights from your plan
Chapada Diamantina National Park ©
Chapada Diamantina National Park
Walking tours
Poco do Diabo Waterfall ©
Poco do Diabo Waterfall

3
nights
Salvador

Salvador ©
Nowhere are the traditions of Brazil's African-background community as strong as in Salvador, the colorful, historical capital of Bahia state.
Salvador is known for historic sites, beaches, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: wander the streets of Pelourinho, enjoy the sand and surf at Praia Farol da Barra, pause for some serene contemplation at Igreja de Nosso Senhor do Bonfim, and take in panoramic vistas at Elevator Lacerda.

For traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Salvador tour planning app .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Lencois to Salvador takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In February, daytime highs in Salvador are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) so you can catch the ferry to Morro de Sao Paulo.

Things to do in Salvador

Historic Sites Outdoors Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Igreja de Nosso Senhor do Bonfim ©
Igreja de Nosso Senhor do Bonfim
Pelourinho ©
Pelourinho
Elevator Lacerda ©
Elevator Lacerda

3
nights
Morro de Sao Paulo, Ilha de Tinhare

Morro de Sao Paulo ©
One of the island of Tinhare's five villages, Morro de Sao Paulo stands as an old, charming settlement, with plenty of natural attractions and all the facilities to make visitors feel at home.
Morro de Sao Paulo is known for beaches, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: kick back and relax at Segunda Praia, visit a coastal fixture at Farol do Morro, pause for some serene contemplation at Igreja Da Nossa Senhora Da Luz, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Quarta Praia.

To find maps, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Morro de Sao Paulo travel website .

You can ride a ferry from Salvador to Morro de Sao Paulo in 2.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of ferry and bus. In March, daily temperatures in Morro de Sao Paulo can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Itacare.

Things to do in Morro de Sao Paulo

Outdoors Parks Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Segunda Praia ©
Segunda Praia
Quarta Praia ©
Quarta Praia
Gamboa Beach ©
Gamboa Beach

4
nights
Itacare

Itacare ©
Most visitors remember their Itacare vacation by the area's wide beaches, lapped by breakers ideal for both experienced surfers and novice wave riders still perfecting their skills.
Explore Itacare's surroundings by going to Ilheus (Sao Sebastiao Cathedral & Praia Dos Milionarios) and Marau (Taipus de Fora Beach & Farol). And it doesn't end there: tour the pleasant surroundings at Itacarezinho Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Havaizinho Beach, take in the dramatic scenery at Tijuipe Waterfall, and take some stellar pictures from Ponta do Xareu.

To find more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read Itacare itinerary builder app .

You can do a combination of ferry and bus from Morro de Sao Paulo to Itacare in 5 hours. In March, daytime highs in Itacare are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can go by car to Porto Seguro.

Things to do in Itacare

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Ilheus, Marau
Highlights from your plan
Taipus de Fora Beach ©
Taipus de Fora Beach
Itacarezinho Beach ©
Itacarezinho Beach
Jeribucacu Beach ©
Jeribucacu Beach

5
nights
Porto Seguro

Porto Seguro ©
In a sense, Porto Seguro is where Brazil as a country began, marking the spot where Portuguese explorers first arrived in the 16th century.
Porto Seguro is known for beaches, historic sites, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Mucuge Street, tour the pleasant surroundings at Mirror Beach, kick back and relax at Pitinga Beach, and look for all kinds of wild species at Recife de Fora.

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Drive from Itacare to Porto Seguro in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of shuttle and flight. In March, daytime highs in Porto Seguro are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Porto Seguro

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Coroa Vermelha Beach
Highlights from your plan
Passarela do Descobrimento ©
Passarela do Descobrimento
Mirror Beach ©
Mirror Beach
Centro Historico ©
Centro Historico