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Closes in 26 min: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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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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Hours Today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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Ladeira Conego Pereira 37 | Macaúbas, Salvador, State of Bahia 40302-370, Brazil
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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! Dirk Raymond.

Reviewed August 12, 2019

Dirk showed us the secret marvels of Pelourinho during an afternoon walking tour in Salvador. We enjoyed every moment of all the great stories and expert knowledge! Highly recommended 👍

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed July 5, 2019

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

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed May 1, 2019 via mobile

Dirk is a charming Belgian with a lot of knowledge living 30 years in Bahia. Comfortable, safe, guide who knows the best spots for history, churches, shops, even ice cream. Worth the price.

Date of experience: May 2019
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Dirk V, Owner at Modern Travel Bahia, responded to this reviewResponded May 2, 2019

Thanks very much Miray and Julius. Happy you enjoyed the tours with me! All the best to you! Greetings from Bahia.

Reviewed February 14, 2019

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
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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! Friendly greetings from...More

Reviewed August 13, 2018

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! Warm greetings!

Reviewed July 20, 2018 via mobile

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

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed April 18, 2018 via mobile

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
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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!

Reviewed April 13, 2018

The best tour guide of the region! We would certainly recommend this travel agency to organise your trips.

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed March 28, 2018 via mobile

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

Date of experience: March 2018
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Tango070
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Response from Dirk V | Property representative |
You can use the proper TripAdvisor site looking for "Things to do" and "Sightseeing tours..." in Rio de Janeiro.
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Response from Dirk V | Property representative |
You can contact me: Dirk Van Kerckhove!
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