Salvador da Bahia, Brazil

Bahia Odyssey

Brazil less visited. Explore the bustling city of Salvador, the natural beauty of Chapada Diamantina National Park and island paradise of Boipeba.

Salvador da Bahia, Brazil

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11 days from £3200pp plus international flights.

Visit the vibrant city of Salvador, the breath-taking scenery and waterfalls of Chapada Diamantina National Park and the peace and tranquility of the small island paradise that is Boipeba Island.

  • ​Guided tour of vibrant Salvador
  • Explore the caves and waterfalls Chapada Diamantina
  • Spectacular viewpoints over Lencois
  • Beach getaway on secluded Boipeba
  • Culture, nature and beaches

This trip provides visitors a wonderful opportunity to explore this part of Brazil. From the colourful city of Salvador to the stunning landscapes of Chapada Diamantina and ending with the wonderfully laid back island of Boipeba. Starting in Salvador, you'll stay in the heart of the historic quarter, a UNESCO World Heritage Site no less. Here you can immerse yourself in the bustle of the lively streets, enjoy music, restaurants, nightlife and architecture - there's something for everyone.

From here you go to Lencois, gateway to Chapada Diamantes National Park. The scenery here is breathtaking, with caves, impressive rock formations and 360 degree views of the canyons, valleys and trails. Couple this with some impressive Brazilian waterfalls and you have a nature lovers dream location.

After experiencing the draw of vibrant city life and the lure of nature and the wilderness, what better place to end the holiday than in the idyllic Boipeba Island? The pace of life here is very relaxed, you get around on foot, tractor trailer or horse drawn cart - there are no cars on the island. If you are looking for an island getaway, then you've found it. Quiet beaches, waves lapping the ocean, informal restaurants and peace and quiet - sheer bliss.

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Where you could be staying

Below are some of our recommended places to stay on this trip. Being a tailor-made holiday, we can sometimes change to different properties you might prefer, but please note that this will affect the trip price.

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