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Ponta de Humaita

Bairro Mont Serrat, Salvador, State of Bahia, Brazil
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Ranked #8 of 179 attractions in Salvador
Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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Bergen, Norway
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Located in an opposite direction from Farol da Barra, it is less touristic but still a great place to visit. A 10 minute walk from Bonfim church takes you to this place where you can enjoy great views of Salvador from distance. I really enjoyed it !!!

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Cali, Colombia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

It's a really nice place to see the sunset but It's hard to get there because the bus stop is a bit far, however if you're good walking you might try the route I did: Ribeira (Nice Ice Creams), Igreja do senhor do Bomfim and the Humaita...

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London, United Kingdom
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249 reviews 249 reviews
93 attraction reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Salvador is a lovely city - full of charming sites to be discovered around every corner. Ponta de Humaita gives a beautiful seaside vista of the city. Well worth a visit.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

This is a great place to view Salvador's city skyline, the bay and there is also an area to swim. It's perfect for sunset and to have a cool drink and mix with the soteropolitanos

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Salvador, BA
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2012

You get to see a different view of Salvador. Nice breeze and a visit to Mont Serrat Little Church from the 17 century. One of the most important in Brazil

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Frankfurt, Germany
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51 reviews 51 reviews
24 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2012

It has a scenic view, a place where families and couples seem to enjoy on a late afternoon.

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