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Praia do Forte

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Address: Piscinas Naturais Aquarius | Em Frente a Pousada Porto Da Lua, Praia do Forte, State of Bahia, Brazil
Phone Number: 7196888703
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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$100*
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Private Tour to Praia do Forte and Praia de Guarajuba from Salvador
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$215*
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Whale Watching, Sea Turtle and Shark Feeding Day Tour to Praia do Forte

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Nice spot for family holidays

Praia do Forte is a good option to visit the Northern Coast of Bahia. It is ideally located (65 Km from Salvador de Bahia) and offers plenty options of accomodation - from 5 stars... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Champagne sur Oise
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Champagne sur Oise
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Praia do Forte is a good option to visit the Northern Coast of Bahia. It is ideally located (65 Km from Salvador de Bahia) and offers plenty options of accomodation - from 5 stars resort to pousadas. The main beaches of Praia do Forte have natural pools, with warm and transparent waters at low tide. The town itself is not... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Now this beach I think is amazing in all forms. It has music and food and nice warm water and safe for kids of all ages. Now the shopping and restaurants in the beach town is overly priced. So I say if staying in a hotel make sure to get lots of snacks and try and get room with breakfast... More 

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Paris, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good staff at the natural pools. We rented the material and they were very helpful. We got a lot of pictures of our diving.

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Feira de Santana, BA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice to walk and see the ocean, some meters away from the village is better to swim there too. Coconut water seller there too.

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016

We were there for the afternoon to visit the Tamar proyect. Loved it and loved the village, pintoresque and streets and shops. Certainly worth a visit. They told us to stay on the Main Street for safety which we did, it didn't feel insecure at any time. We left at nightfall to return to our hotel that was a few... More 

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016 via mobile

Praia do Forte is a very pretty and exiting place to go to!...The village seems touristy but nice. In the beginning of the beach you find a port, a bit further you have an opportunity to snorkel, but I would recommended to walk for another 10-20 minutes along the coast.There you'll find amazing quiet parts. Waves can be sometimes strong,... More 

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Recife, PE
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

The place is a touristic icon for the south beaches of Salvador. Still it`s worth the visit and even if you can a stay for some days as it`s a beautiful beach with a nice, very well integrated with the nature village. very warm feeling all around. Has some interesting typical local handwork and a preservation of the manatee wildlife... More 

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TLV
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

Nice natural pools , great beaches , far away from Salvador and worth the travel . is much developed than 25yrs ago. enjoy taying in the natural pools and seeing beautifull fishes. see TAMAR oroject of the turtles .

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Thank Lempes
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

Little town, nice shops, nearby not so crowded beaches, warm sea, perfect for swimming and surfing in nearby areas, safe and with great restorants to choose. It worth a visit but rent a tour or a car. To go by public bus take 2 hours.

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Salvador, BA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016

Praia do Forte is a small and beautiful village about 65 km north of Salvador da Bahia with a wonderful beach. The beach has lots of corals and you can do some fun snorkling in the natural pools!

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