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Private tours for individual travelers and groups: Salvador City Tours ( Full Day, Upper City, Lower City, "Afro" and "Social"), Recôncavo and Cachoeira Tour, Recôncavo Quilombo Tour, Coconut Coast and Praia do Forte Tour, "Customized" Tours in...more
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Ladeira Conego Pereira 37 | Macaúbas, Salvador, State of Bahia 40302-370, Brazil
Visot two days Salvador were Dirk was our guide. He knows everything about Salavador and its environment. We visited markets, museum, Cachoeiro and much more other places. Sunset in the north of the town was also incluided.
Date of experience: September 2019
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Dirk V, Owner at Modern Travel Bahia, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago
Thanks a lot Adriana! Happy to read you enjoyed the tours with me. All the best for you and your husband! Greetings from Bahia!
We felt really at ease when Dirk showed us all the historic highlights and the ‘local’ parts of the city. He has a lot of knowledge on Salvador and the rest of Brazil. It was a very informative, informal and personal tour, which we would...More
In February 2019 we were two days in Salvador de Bahia with Dirk as a guide. During the first day, he made us discover the area of Cachoeira, a beautiful town located on the opposite side of the Salvador bay. We walked around and explored...More
Date of experience: February 2019
dirk_van_kerckhove, Owner at Modern Travel Bahia, responded to this reviewResponded February 16, 2019
Thank you very much for this great review Sabi and Antonella. I'm happy that you enjoyed a lot the tours you took with me! All the best for you and I hope to be your client's guide again in the near future!
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We had two trips with Dirk - one around Salvador and one to Cachoeira. They were both fascinating as Dirk speaks fluent English and has a profound knowledge of the region, it's history and culture. My sister had been travelling around Brazil and had experienced...More
Date of experience: July 2018
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Dirk V, Owner at Modern Travel Bahia, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2018
Thanks a lot Eryl for this great review!
Thank you all for the opportunity you gave to be your tour guide here!
It as my pleasure and I hope to see you back here one day!
We loved our day in Salvador and big thanks to Dirk for his enthusiastic and very detailed city tour.
We’ve started our day with 4 hours walking through historic centre of Salvador and learned a lot about history and presence of this amazing colonial town....More
Dirk gave three of us a wonderful tour. He showed us the city and had a wealth of information as well. Our tour was fun and interesting. Dirk spoke English very well, and we thoroughly enjoyed our time with him. He also took us outside...More
Date of experience: April 2018
Dirk_Raymond, Owner at Modern Travel Bahia, responded to this reviewResponded April 19, 2018
Thanks a lot Dan, Pat and Declan! I'm so glad you enjoyed a lot your experience in Salvador and Praia do Forte with me. All the best!
The Tour with Dirk was great. I wanted to learn about Afro - brasilian history and that's what I did. Every question was answered with quite some patience. We visited santo amaro, cachoeira and sao felix, which are really nice places. So thank you Dirk...More