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 eponymous writer lived with his parents while working on his first novel, has been restored and...
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 contemporary coffee shop offers delicious and beautifully presented pastries, cakes and crepes alongside a thorough coffee menu....
Praça Dom Eduardo 190 · interesting places nearby
Bar Vesúvio information
This landmark bar and restaurant attracts Amado fans (two of the novelist's fictional protagonists met here) for moquecas (fish stews) and cold beer served at the outdoor tables facing the cathedral, which is beautifully illuminated at night. Start with a few pasteles arabes (Arabic-style pastries stuffed with spicy meat).