Cachoeira has maintained a tradition of wood carving with a heavy African flavor. Stop in on the atelier (studio) of one of the best...
Museu Regional da Cachoeira
Housed in an 18th-century colonial mansion, the humble Museu Regional da Cachoeira displays colonial furnishings and priestly vestments.
Museu Hansen Bahia
The birthplace and former home of Brazilian heroine Ana Nery, who organized the nursing corps during the Paraguay War. Today, it houses...
This busy corner eatery offers a range of great-value sandwiches, acai, and traditional Bahian dishes. Try the sandwich named after the...
Baiana’s Point information
Lonely Planet review
Perched on scenic stilts over the river, this place makes a great setting for an early-evening drink – if you can get anyone to serve you (in other words, service is painfully slow.)