47 days in State of Bahia Itinerary

47 days in State of Bahia Itinerary

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47 days in State of Bahia Itinerary

Start: Sao Paulo
Fly:  3​h 15​min
1
Porto Seguro
— 9 nights
+2
bus + foot + ferry:  4​h 30​min
2
Ilha de Boipeba
— 4 nights
+4
ferry + foot + bus + taxi + ferry:  3​h 15​min
3
Morro de Sao Paulo, Ilha de Tinhare
— 4 nights
ferry:  1​h 30​min
4
Salvador
— 8 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
5
Praia do Forte
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
6
Camacari
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  4​h 30​min
7
Lencois
— 5 nights
Drive:  7​h 30​min
8
Itacare
— 6 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
9
Ilheus
— 5 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
End: Sao Paulo

9
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, museums, theme parks, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Mucuge Street, appreciate the extensive heritage of Centro Historico, enjoy breathtaking views from Quadrado, and enjoy the sand and surf at Coroa Vermelha Beach.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Porto Seguro road trip website .

Sao Paulo to Porto Seguro is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. In January in Porto Seguro, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Ilha de Boipeba.

Things to do in Porto Seguro

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Coroa Vermelha Beach
Find places to stay Jan 16 — 25:
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Passarela do Descobrimento ©
Passarela do Descobrimento
Mirror Beach ©
Mirror Beach
Pitinga Beach ©
Pitinga Beach

4
nights
Ilha de Boipeba

Ilha de Boipeba ©
One of the islands of the Tinhare archipelago, Ilha de Boipeda hasn't reached the same level of development of some of its island neighbors, preserving it as an idyllic getaway destination that makes few concessions to the modern world.
Ilha de Boipeba is known for beaches, historic sites, and outdoors. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: kick back and relax at Ponta de Castelhanos, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Divino Espirito Santo de Velha Boipeba Church, and stroll through Bainema.

For ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Ilha de Boipeba online day trip planner .

You can do a combination of flight and ferry from Porto Seguro to Ilha de Boipeba in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Porto Seguro to Ilha de Boipeba, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Morro de Sao Paulo.

Things to do in Ilha de Boipeba

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Find places to stay Jan 25 — 29:
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Ponta de Castelhanos ©
Ponta de Castelhanos
Morere ©
Morere
Bainema ©
Bainema

4
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, adventure, nightlife, and outdoors. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll through Segunda Praia Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Gamboa Beach, visit a coastal fixture at Farol do Morro, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Igreja Da Nossa Senhora Da Luz.

To find reviews, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read Morro de Sao Paulo trip itinerary planning website .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Ilha de Boipeba to Morro de Sao Paulo. The time zone changes from Amazon Time (AMT) to Brasilia Time (BRT), which is usually a 1 hour difference. In January in Morro de Sao Paulo, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 28°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough to catch the ferry to Salvador.

Things to do in Morro de Sao Paulo

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Find places to stay Jan 29 — Feb 2:
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Segunda Praia ©
Segunda Praia
Quarta Praia ©
Quarta Praia
Gamboa Beach ©
Gamboa Beach

8
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 beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take a stroll through Pelourinho, enjoy the sand and surf at Ilha dos Frades, admire all the interesting features of Itaipava Arena Fonte Nova, and enjoy breathtaking views from Elevator Lacerda.

For ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Salvador trip planner .

Ride a ferry from Morro de Sao Paulo to Salvador in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry. In February, daytime highs in Salvador are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to drive to Praia do Forte.

Things to do in Salvador

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Find places to stay Feb 2 — 10:
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Igreja de Nosso Senhor do Bonfim ©
Pelourinho ©
Pelourinho
Elevator Lacerda ©
Elevator Lacerda

2
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.
On the 10th (Sat), kick back and relax at Imbassai Beach and then enjoy the sand and surf at Imbassai Beach. On the next day, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Igreja Sao Francisco De Assis, meet the residents at Projeto Tamar, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Forte Beach.

For more things to do, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Praia do Forte trip planner .

Getting from Salvador to Praia do Forte by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In February, daytime highs in Praia do Forte are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can travel to Camacari.

Things to do in Praia do Forte

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Imbassai Beach
Find places to stay Feb 10 — 12:
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Forte Beach ©
Forte Beach
Projeto Tamar ©
Projeto Tamar
Imbassai Beach ©
Imbassai Beach

3
nights
Camacari

Camacari ©
A municipality based around an industrial city that gives access to some of the region's natural highlights, there are things to see in Camacari both inside and outside of its main urban areas.
Get out of town with these interesting Camacari side-trips: Castelo Garcia D`avila (in Mata de Sao Joao), Lauro de Freitas (Buraquinho Beach & Vilas do Atlantico Beach) and Santo Amaro (Nosso Senhor Santo Amaro Church, Nosso Senhor do Bonfim Church, & more). It doesn't end there: stroll through Guarajuba Beach and enjoy the sand and surf at Arembepe Beach.

To see traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Camacari vacation builder tool .

Drive from Praia do Forte to Camacari in 1.5 hours. In February, daily temperatures in Camacari can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Lencois.

Things to do in Camacari

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Lauro de Freitas, Santo Amaro, Arembepe Beach, Garcia d'Ávila Tower House, Praia Cabucu
Find places to stay Feb 12 — 15:
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Guarajuba Beach ©
Guarajuba Beach
Vilas do Atlantico Beach ©
Vilas do Atlantico Beach
Garcia d'Ávila Tower House ©
Garcia d'Ávila Tower House

5
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.
Spend the 16th (Fri) exploring nature at Parque Nacional da Chapada Diamantina. Spend the 18th (Sun) exploring nature at Chapada Diamantina National Park. And it doesn't end there: head outdoors with Morro do Pai Inacio, take in the dramatic scenery at Sossego Waterfall, and stop by Cultural Market.

For maps, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read Lencois online route planner .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Camacari to Lencois. In February, daily temperatures in Lencois can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. You will have some time to spend on the 20th (Tue) before leaving for Itacare.

Things to do in Lencois

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Morro do Pai Inacio, Chapada Diamantina National Park
Find places to stay Feb 15 — 20:
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Chapada Diamantina National Park ©
Chapada Diamantina National Park
Morro do Pai Inacio ©
Morro do Pai Inacio
Poco do Diabo Waterfall ©
Poco do Diabo Waterfall

6
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Itacare: Marau (Lagoa do Cassange & Taipus de Fora Beach). It doesn't end there: tour the pleasant surroundings at Itacarezinho Beach and enjoy the sand and surf at Concha Beach.

For more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Itacare online trip builder .

You can drive from Lencois to Itacare in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in February, and nighttime lows around 27°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Ilheus.

Things to do in Itacare

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Marau
Find places to stay Feb 20 — 26:
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Taipus de Fora Beach ©
Taipus de Fora Beach
Itacarezinho Beach ©
Itacarezinho Beach
Concha Beach ©
Concha Beach

5
nights
Ilheus

Ilheus ©
Nestled in the heart of Brazil's cacao-producing region, Ilheus offers a blend of attractive architecture, coastal scenery, and intriguing history.
Ilheus is known for beaches, historic sites, museums, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll through Milionarios Beach, kick back and relax at Cristo Beach, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Sao Sebastiao Cathedral, and stop by Mercado de Artesanato de Ilheus.

To find ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Ilheus road trip planning tool .

You can drive from Itacare to Ilheus in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In February, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 27°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Ilheus

Outdoors Parks Beaches
Find places to stay Feb 26 — Mar 3:
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Praia Dos Milionarios ©
Praia Dos Milionarios
Sao Sebastiao Cathedral ©
Sao Sebastiao Cathedral
Casa de Cultura Jorge Amado ©
Casa de Cultura Jorge Amado