Catedral de São Sebastião
The Catedral de São Sebastião is the city’s icon – construction began in 1931 – and is a unique, eclectic mix of architectural styles....
Casa de Jorge Amado
The Casa de Jorge Amado, where the great writer lived with his parents while working on his first novel, has been restored and turned...
Órbita Turismo e Expedições
Órbita Expedições is an adventure outfit that offers a wide range of tours, including rafting, canoeing, hiking and cycling trips.
A pretty coffee stand on the main square across from the cathedral.
This stylish new coffee shop offers delicious and beautifully presented pastries, cakes and crepes alongside a thorough coffee menu....
Av 2 de Julho 77 · interesting places nearby
Once a cabaret frequented by cocoa tycoons (and one of the settings for Amado’s Gabriela ), this colonial building was restored to its original brilliance in 2004. Now it serves as a restaurant, lounge and cultural center staging frequent concerts and art exhibitions. It's best for an evening cocktail, but there's also a full menu of Bahian cuisine (mains R$26 to R$69).