Explore the best of Bahia in style; soak up the rich history of Salvador, the first capital of Brazil and the heart of Afro-Brazilian culture. Stroll the cobblestone streets of historic Pelourinho, admire the beautifully restored colonial architecture and visit exquisite baroque churches. Spend a day in Praia do Forte, a beautiful palm-lined beach with natural reefs and home to the sea turtle research center. Unwind in Morro de São Paulo, one of Bahia’s top beach resorts. This car-free island south of Salvador offers an idyllic laidback destination with strings of unspoiled beaches, a charming village, luxury accommodation and fine dining.