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Monte Serrat (Sao Felipe) fort

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Address: Rua Santa Rita Durao - Ponta de Humaita | Graca, Salvador, State of Bahia 40414-216, Brazil
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Peaceful, a place to be visited

This place is not promoted so much by the tourist guides resulting in not to be famous as tourist attraction. That makes the place peaceful, is not crowded and it is more... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
KaterinaBouza
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Sao Paulo, SP
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Sao Paulo, SP
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is not promoted so much by the tourist guides resulting in not to be famous as tourist attraction. That makes the place peaceful, is not crowded and it is more "original". The view is fabulous and the fort is very beautiful, in colonial style with traditional towers and colored white. The combination of the small church, the sea... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

One of my fav places I love in Salvador! Visit during the afternoon is like going to a resting place! The view is amazing and the sunset is a true awe! There's also a delicious Pastel pie-stand at the fort at a reasonable price!

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Thank Daniel S
Sao Paulo, SP
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 May 2016

Monte Serrat is such an incredible place, the fort is one of the most beautiful I've seen in the world, very colonial style, all white colored with traditional watch towers, a jewelry and a must see. A perfect timing to visit is late afternoon to see the sunset. Nearby you can enjoy some local restaurants, some coconut drink or just... More 

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Thank Cantharino
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Reviewed 27 April 2016

after visiting Bonfim church you should go there and wait for the sunset enjoying an icecream at the right place . they are the best it has been said , so try it !! delicious

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Thank Alegriabahia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2016

A beautiful historic monument, very well preserved by the Brazilian Navy. The wonderful view the bay, is a real postcard

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Canada
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Reviewed 11 March 2016

Our tour included a five minute stop at this military monument. There isn't much to do here but there is a fantastic of Salvador; great for picture taking.

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africanmatrix
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Reviewed 31 July 2015

I love the lower city great for walking tour boa viagem to mont serrat to bonfim to Ribeira visit Boa Viagem Church square Monte Serrat fort Bonfim Church walk long oceanfront of Ribeira enjoy ice cream at soverteria da Ribeira

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Dongguan, China
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Reviewed 5 May 2015

A great view of Salvador it lays on a hill a little bit out Salvador downtown but just around half an hour from there. Worth the trip since you can see the nicest parts of that city

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Salvador, BA
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Reviewed 12 May 2012

Beautiful church on the edge of a peninsula, should go to watch the sunset!

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