The Historical City Tour in Salvador offers you the chance to immerse yourself in the soul of this vibrant city.
Salvador, the first capital of Brazil and one of the oldest cities in the Americas, is a charming mosaic of culture, history, and natural beauty. Founded in 1549 and christened as "São Salvador da Bahia de Todos os Santos," the city is an invaluable colonial treasure recognized as a World Historical and Artistic Heritage site. From the narrow streets of Pelourinho to the broad, modern avenues of the Casa do Comércio, Salvador unites past and present in unique harmony.
Our rich culture is a vibrant fusion of Portuguese, Indigenous, Asian, and African influences. We're internationally recognized for our delicious cuisine, infectious musical rhythms, impressive architecture, and stunning natural beauty. As the epicenter of Afro-Brazilian culture, African influence is felt on every corner.
The Historical City Tour in Salvador offers you the chance to immerse yourself in the soul of this vibrant city. Our itinerary includes the city's main historical landmarks, from the majesty of our churches and basilicas, such as the Church of São Francisco de Assis and Conceição da Praia, to the museums, squares, and monuments that tell our story. We traverse the streets of Santo Antônio, visit Pelourinho, the Lacerda Elevator, the Historic Center, and much more.
This approximately 3-hour tour takes place every afternoon and is led by professional guides fluent in Portuguese, English, and Spanish, who will tell you the fascinating stories behind the visited places. On Sundays and holidays, the tour is switched to the morning to provide a new perspective of the city.
Choosing the Historical City Tour means opting for comfort and convenience, starting and ending the tour at your accommodation, allowing you to make the most of your experience. Join us to uncover the charms of Salvador and see why we're a city loved by its 3 million inhabitants - a people known for their joy, hospitality, and creativity.
Experience Salvador in a way that only IslandTour can provide. Book your Historical City Tour with us and live an authentic and unforgettable experience!