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Praca Terreiro de Jesus: Tours & Tickets

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This square is the center of the historical area of Salvador and from here you can cover the streets of the old town.The square is not that interrsting but the various buildings around compensate.

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank Oldjack
PrefeituraDeSalvador, Gerente at Praca Terreiro de Jesus, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Oldjack Thanks so much for the comment, we are happy for your experience. Check back often! Prefeitura municipal de Salvador

Reviewed August 23, 2019 via mobile

You will come onto the terreiro de jesus plaza at some stage as one of the main areas of the old town. Lot's of tourists, churches and souvenir shops. Hard to miss!

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank yota7
PrefeituraDeSalvador, Gerente at Praca Terreiro de Jesus, responded to this reviewResponded August 28, 2019

Hello Yota! Thank you for your evaluation and comment about Praça Terreiro de Jesus, we hope you had a positive experience. Check back often! Prefeitura Municipal do Salvador

Reviewed August 21, 2019

In 1550, a little after the discovery of Brazil in 1500, Jesuit priests arrived in Salvador and immediately started building a small chapel and a college. The area occupied then by the "Society of Jesus" became soon known as "Terreiro de Jesus". Today it is...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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PrefeituraDeSalvador, Gerente at Praca Terreiro de Jesus, responded to this reviewResponded August 22, 2019

Hi Luiz ! Thank you for your evaluation. Your opinion is important to improve our services. Check back often! Salvador City Hall

Reviewed August 26, 2018

one of the few places in the pelourinho area that you can reach by taxi or uber as in most roads are closed for traffic. also easy to catch a taxi or uber from their. within short walk from the main pelourinho area and elevador...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed February 21, 2018

Not to be missed because of the history. During Carnaval, it was very lively. With our guide, Luciano, we learned a lot. Very enjoyable.

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed January 18, 2018

This great plaza has some vendors that sell real traditional food from Bahia. The plaza is within the historical center and it is one of its entrance. Nice place.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank fabianof45
Reviewed August 12, 2017

There are nice buildings around the square, and it's always full of locals and tourists. It's a good place for people-watching and getting the feel of the old city.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed November 30, 2016

This place is a must see the culture, the people, the foods, the smells, the music, the street entertainers, people watching. this place is great but don't go anywhere in this area very late at night, then this is a different place after the tourist...More

Date of experience: December 2015
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Reviewed March 20, 2016

This is a squre in the hystorical center of Salvador where you can eat typical local food and specially at nigth some palyers and capoeira dancers perform

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank AntonioAGSC
Reviewed February 12, 2016

Cool to see. Always something going on. At the intersection of a few busy streets. 3 churches located in one square! That enough is to see.

Date of experience: February 2016
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