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Ilha dos Frades

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Address: Salvador, State of Bahia, Brazil
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71-3248-9003
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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USD 68.98*
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Schooner Tour to Ilha dos Frades and Itaparica from Salvador
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Amazing island

The island is just stunning! i've been a few times it's definetly one of my fav places in Bahia. You have to pay a 6 reais fee to acess the island! You can just relax on the beach... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2017
Daniel S
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90 reviews
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Reviewed 12 April 2017

The island is just stunning! i've been a few times it's definetly one of my fav places in Bahia. You have to pay a 6 reais fee to acess the island! You can just relax on the beach or do some snorkeling, diving, standup pandle and kayaking! A must go!

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Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

We rent a boat among a group of friends and I fully recommend this trip for anyone. ~45 minutes far from Salvador in the quiet waters of the Baia de Todos os Santos. Water and sand are awesome with few people in the beaches. You need to go!

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

This excursion is commonly known as Paseio as llhas. We booked this full day excursion with Prive Tur. 100 Reais per person and kids 50% discount. We had a great experience and pleasant day out of the city. The tour picks you up at 8:30am from Barra. You will be driven to the Marina Yacht Basin and from there your... More 

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Izmir, Turkey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

We took a boat tour in the All Saints Bay and Ilha dos Frades was the first stop. We throughly enjoyed it because it was a white sandy beach with coconut trees and the water was warm so we swam like two hours without being cold. I haven't tried the food there but the food seemed to be good as... More 

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Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Our tour took us to a few beaches! It was incredible. Best beaches ever - the water was warm! I didn't want to leave! I love that everywhere we went we had live music.. just Bahianos sharing their culture and passion. It was an amazing experience. Highly recommend it.

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2016

We rent a boat and spent the whole day around the bay, visiting islands including Ilha dos Frades, where we had an amazing lunch. Get to couples and groups of friends.

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Rome, Italy
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2016

This little island is really well kept. the waters are nice and clean and also the beach has all services. You have to pay a fee when you land. Best thing to do is to go to the imbarcadero and buy a gulf tour . when you see the weather is nice.

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Chios, Greece
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

It is paradise one and a half hour from busy Salvador. This excusrion is a mast. Beautifull beach beautifull enironment. It is a must see place.

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Santos, SP
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 688 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Nice place to go, beautiful beach, good food and nice environment. I recommend this tourism place to go.

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Sydney, Australia
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107 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

This place was as tranquil as can be. Not to many people, access to umbrella and a table, drinks, food, but the beautiful beach, just lovely.

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