Praia do Forte is located only one hour north of Salvador, in Bahia. It is a protected environmental area with 12 kilometers of semi-deserted beach bordered by lush groves of coconut palms, close to the Atlantic forest, lagoons, beaches, whale observation areas, coral reefs, and Project TAMAR dedicated to the protection of sea turtles that lay their eggs in the area.
There is also a charming village with lots of boutiques, and cafes, and trips can be taken to thr Castelo Garcia D'Avila ruins, the only example of a medieval structure in all of Brazil, and the Sapiranga Ecological Reserve has a wide variety of plant and wildlife.
A short private car ride from Bahia Salvador, Praia do Forte makes a relaxing and immensly enjoyable addition to your Brazilian vacation, and the northern beach region. Excellent accommodations are available here that include some of the most beautiful hotels in the country, with a full range of all inclusive and partial board choices. Browse or flexible itineraries for ideas on how to include this area with other specatular destinations,