- Address: Salvador, Brazil
- Timings: 24-hrs Details
- Tags: Landmark, Walking Area, Historical Site, Heritage Building
Located in the heart of Cidade Alto, the Pelourinho is a UNESCO World Heritage Site that has undergone some considerable preservation work. Rich in history, some of the buildings of the colonial era still stand, along with an array of magnificent churches. Though it might look like a complete touristy place, the Pelourinho is the hub of many-a-local activities like music and dance schools, capoeira training and cultural centres.
- Cantina da Lua (buffet recommended)
- Mamabahia (steaks recommended)
- CGC Cafe Gourmet Cigarro (specializes in Bahamian cuisine)
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57.12% of people who visit Salvador include Pelourinho in their plan
09 AM - 10 AM
50% of people start their Pelourinho visit around 09 AM - 10 AM
People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Pelourinho
67.92% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Pelourinho