Salvador Itinerary 5 Days

5 Days in Salvador - Perfect Vacation Guide

With its undying aura of serenity, the effortless fusion of old and new-world charm, the picturesque locales, the riot of colorful neighborhoods and the energetic crowds - Salvador is one mesmerizing destination. Choosing the must visit places in Salvador when you are running short on time can be quite a tough task!

Are 5 days enough for Salvador tour?

Wondering about what to see in 5 days in Salvador ? It can be a confusing task to decide where to go in Salvador. But, 5 days are perfect to cover each corner of Salvador. You can visit popular places in Salvador, get walking tour and have local food during your vacation.

How much money for 5 days in Salvador?

The budget cost of 5 days in Salvador is USD 180. You can further save on your stays by opting for hostels and homestay. Also try to travel by public transportation whenever possible.

What to pack for Salvador 5 days vacation?

  • Carry extra battery of camera. If you are a shutterbug, carry extra memory card; those 5 days in Salvador are going to be full of moments that you would want to click!
  • Keep a journal to record your favorite moments and scribble notes!
  • Since you will be having a heavy luggage to fit your belongings for 5 days, carry a small backpack that you can use while you go sightseeing!

What to see in Salvador in 5 days?

Igreja De Nosso Senhor Do Bonfim, Museu Afro-brasileiro, Sao Francisco Church And Convent, Mercado Modelo must be a part of your Salvador itinerary in 5 days! Also, you cannot afford to miss Museu Nautico Da Bahia, Solar Do Unhao, Museu De Arte Moderna. Since 5 days is a comfortable time to explore the best of Salvador, you can add Catedral Basilica and Pelourinho to your itinerary. If you are too tired running between different spots, you can take a day off from the sightseeing and relax in your room or at a nice cafe.

Salvador travel tips for first-timers

  • Book a food tour, nothing expresses the essence of Salvador like its food!
  • Take a weekend getaway, explore the nearby cities of Salvador.
  • List down the free days of the museums and try to visit them on those days to save on ticket fee.

Getting around Salvador in 5 days

You are going to be in the city for a considerable amount of time and hence it is recommended to get hang of the local transit system that will make getting around cheaper. Alternatively, you can hire a car or a bike and explore Salvador on your own, at your own pace.

Best places to eat, drink, and shop in Salvador

Eat, drink, shop repeat! You can enjoy an excellent retail therapy when in Salvador. On your 5-day trip, make sure you try out the best local delicacies as well as shop for some souvenirs to take back home.

Where to stay in Salvador for 5D4N vacation?

For a 5 day 4 nights vacation in Salvador, you can choose a vacation rental or a hotel that is conveniently located. You can score a good deal on BnB, since the stay is for a longer duration.

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