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Ponta de Humaita

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Address: Bairro Mont Serrat, Salvador, State of Bahia, Brazil
Phone Number:
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View over the bay of all saints

This point is the tip of the Peninsula da Itapagipe and a quiet place. There is the Igreja e o Mosteiro de Nossa Senhora do Monte Serrat less visited than the well known Igreja de... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 December 2016
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Hamburg, Germany
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Hamburg, Germany
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14 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016

This point is the tip of the Peninsula da Itapagipe and a quiet place. There is the Igreja e o Mosteiro de Nossa Senhora do Monte Serrat less visited than the well known Igreja de Bonfim up the hill. Here you have a great veiw over the Bay of All Saints

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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183 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

The location is amazing, just a pitty that they dont maintain it as properly as it would deserve it.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

Nice building but just the landmark where the beach area begins. Small beach anyways but with less waves and closer restorants than the nearby Praia da Barra. Finally is up to you where to stay.

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2015

See one of the best sunsets at Salvador, near the sea and take lots of good pictures. You should also go to Ribeira after visiting Ponta de Humaita, it is near and amazing. Take care of yout belongings to not be stolen.

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Quito, Ecuador
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14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2015

At least on the bank holiday weekend we visited it was overcrowded and dirty , not go there if you want a quiet beach

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2015 via mobile

A nice place to watch the sunset, but there is nothing else around to do and if is in a dodgy are. We left after sunset so it was dark, and taxis would not stop for us as they did not want to stop in that area.

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Vienna, Wien, Austria
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2015

The point is excellent to view the bay from close. But there are no attractions to visit worth the trip. No restaurant to recomendation

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africanmatrix
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2015

Enjoy a visit to the lower city Bonfim Church, Boa Viagem, Humaita (lighthouse) - on Sunday in the summer there is sunset music; Ribeira

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Glasgow
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2015

A place to chill out, they have drinks and food, there´s not too many people so it isn´t like the centre of the city. Beautiful view of Salvador-

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2015

While in Salvador, take a detour to Ponta de Humaita. It is a small corner in Salvador that faces the Bay with rustic but beautiful scenery !

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