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  • Excellent34%
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  • Average20%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
25 Aug 2016
“Great for a walk around”
17 May 2016
“Awesome lake”
This rejuvenated and picturesque area provides park and lake activities for locals and tourists alike.
As featured in 3 Days in Salvador
Salvador, State of Bahia, Brazil
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Reviewed 25 August 2016

This inner city lake is a great place to walk around, admire the new stadium, have a meal at a very good on site restaurant and take pictures of the ''Candomblé'' goddess that are on display in the water close to the shoreline.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank yottawa
Reviewed 18 May 2016

For lovers of walking, jogging or running, this is a good size lake full of beautiful trees and scenes. It is stunning and refreshing to go around all the lake, it may take a couple of hours depending on the speed but you will love...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Cantharino
Reviewed 1 July 2015

great weekend location or late afternoons in summer months walks around the dique you will see orixa (african deity) art statutes, fonte nova soccer stadium, 2 restaurants (steak house and pizza), paddles boats available for rental

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank africanmatrix
Reviewed 16 June 2015

I was all alone as I walked around the Dique. Within a kilometer or so, there are lots of homeless camps (drug addicts, perhaps?) I really wanted to get a few pictures of the Orixás (African/Candomblé goddess statues) in the lake. I got some photos,...More

Date of experience: May 2015
1  Thank AZJOHN1
Reviewed 6 June 2015

It's a quiet place in Salvador where you go to get out of Pelourinho and other touristy places. We had Acaí in one of the shops, very good.

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank Martiroszko
Reviewed 13 November 2014 via mobile

...to find a geocache, but the cache was missing. Instead we found a really nice looking neighbourghood by the small lake. We went there during the daylight and felt beign "safe" there, but obviously this isn't always so.

Thank Mari K
Reviewed 11 July 2014

I took the opportunity to walk around the whole of Dique de Tororo before one of the World Cup games as it is close to the South entrance of the stadium. In parts particularly near the stadium it is a very nice walk, but the...More

Date of experience: June 2014
Thank 507AlanC
Reviewed 28 February 2014

nice place, good to take a seat and relax before going to another place, next to the stadium, have a restaurant to seat to hava a calm lunch or dinner

Date of experience: February 2014
Thank Ramon M
Reviewed 7 February 2014

I was robbed at gunpoint with my husband and my parents. No one did anything. Policy was close by. Lost all of our pictures after an entire month in Brazil. There's a great pizzeria right there, by the water. Beautiful scene at night - will...More

Date of experience: March 2013
Thank FeRollet
Reviewed 8 April 2013

Not much to see. This is just a lake in the middle of an ugly part of the city. You can pass by car on your way to Pelourinho.

Date of experience: March 2013
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