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Bahia Ecoturismo

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Rua Direita de Santo Antonio 442 | Centro Historico, Salvador, State of Bahia 40301-280, Brazil
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BAHIA ECOTURISMO proposes sailing tours in the Bay of Salvador. 4h00 Living Salvador at 2pm we sail 1h300 until we stop to have a swim. We prepare a fresh fish barbecue on board, caiprinha and open bar. We come back sailing to Salvador with the sun set and Caipirinha. 8h00 tour. We live Salvador at 9am to Ilha de Mare, we reah in 2 h00. There we eat very good sea food and lobsters. We stay in that beautiful beach until 4pm then we sail back to Salvador making a fresh fish barbecue on board. Caipirinha and sun set. We arrive in Salvador at 6pm. We also propose all nautical activities in Salvador
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Rua Direita de Santo Antonio 442 | Centro Historico, Salvador, State of Bahia 40301-280, Brazil
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Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

This is a must do if you come to Salvador. The second largest bay in the world with 50+ islands and nobody seems to come here to see it. Eric is fantastic and knows almost everything about the area and where to go, what to...More

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Eric G, Owner at Bahia Ecoturismo, responded to this reviewResponded 24 November 2017

Thank s a lot Luke for the review. Great day in the island of Mare, Pleasure to meet you. Come back and will sail again...

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Reviewed 19 October 2017

Reliable and knowledgeable, Eric is a great host to people whom want to watch wild dolphins on natural environment at Todos os Santos Bay

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Eric G, Owner at Bahia Ecoturismo, responded to this reviewResponded 21 October 2017

Thank you very much for the review. There are more than 300 dolfins in the entry of Paraguaçu river. FAntastic world.

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Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Eric organized a whale-watching boat trip for me - it was excellent! We started in Salvador and the trip lasted roughly three hours. Ricardo, our captain and guide, was great. Most importantly: We did see two buckwhales - a roughly 15m mother with its offspring...More

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Eric G, Manager at Bahia Ecoturismo, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2017

Thank you very much Dominic. Whale watching from Salvador is not known by people, there are 20 000 coming to Bahia every year, protected since 1988 by Jubarte project with whom we work. It is a always a great pleasure to see those fantastic animals...More

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Reviewed 23 November 2015

During our visit to Salvador in late October, we had the pleasure of spending a wonderful day touring the bay with Eric. We met Eric and his crew early in the morning and sailed to a nearby island where, after wading ashore, we were treated...More

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Eric G, Propriétaire at Bahia Ecoturismo, responded to this reviewResponded 25 November 2015

Thank you very much for the beautifull fotos, Great text, your energy, It is always a great pleasure to meet special people, I had a grat day , Eric

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Reviewed 29 October 2015

Exploring Salvador's bay on a catamaran with Eric is a must! After visiting the city it is a great thing to do : sailing an entire afternoon in the bay, diving from the boat, sipping the best caipirinha you have ever drunk, at coming back...More

2  Thank Christine D
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Eric G, Propriétaire at Bahia Ecoturismo, responded to this reviewResponded 25 November 2015
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Merci beaucoup Christine, J´,ai passe une tres belle apres midi en votre compagnie. Quand vous voulez nous remontons les fleuves,...More

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Reviewed 9 April 2015

I spent a great time doing the stand up. The monitor was really patient and friendly. I strongly recommended this company if you are planning to go to Bahia. This area is wonderful. One of the best place in Brazil ! Thank you for all...More

Thank Florence J
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Eric G, Propriétaire at Bahia Ecoturismo, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2015

Thank you for you revue, The bay of Salvador is protected and is certainly a great spot for Stand up. We hope to receive you again in Salvador, Eric

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Reviewed 17 February 2015 via mobile

Our choice to travel with Eric was a good one! On our first day in Salvador we met with Eric in the morning, he was on time and friendly. Take hats and sunblock, the only shadow is on the way back. Two hours under the...More

4  Thank Antonia M
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Eric G, Propriétaire at Bahia Ecoturismo, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2015

We bhad a fantstic day, We hope to receive you again soon, Best regards, Eric

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Reviewed 21 August 2014

I Had the pleasure to make twice a Full Day trip with an 100 year old typical sailboat from Bahia a so called "Saveiro" with Eric to Maré Island. An inforgattable experience! Lobster and Moqueca and a BBQ on board was inclueded. Thank you a...More

2  Thank brasiltill
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EricGougui, Propriétaire at Bahia Ecoturismo, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2014

Thank you for your review, i remember we had a great weather and good food in Ilha de Maré, Neves Beach. One day out of the city, Eric

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Reviewed 9 July 2014

I wanted to say thanks for everything, we had a great time on the boat and Capt. Genaro was excellent. it was a beautiful trip up the coast and stopped at Ihla Mare and had a great lunch. We were there for the World Cup...More

4  Thank Daniel G
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EricGougui, Propriétaire at Bahia Ecoturismo, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2014

Dear Daniel, Thank you very much for your review. It is always a pleasure to receive nice people Isla de mare is really a special place, Best regards. Eric and Genaro

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Reviewed 7 July 2014 via mobile

Sailing with Eric was excellent! He's very knowledgable and extremely nice. The food was all fresh caught and grilled right in front of you and the beers and cocktails were always ice cold! The sunset from the boat is to die for, I'd highly suggest...More

3  Thank Devon L
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EricGougui, Propriétaire at Bahia Ecoturismo, responded to this reviewResponded 8 July 2014

Thank you very much Devon, We had a great afternoon sailing in the Bay of Bahia. Great fish and octopussy barbecue, very nice atrmosphere on board, 5 nationalities of nice people, I really hope to visit you in Sandwich island, Eric

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Good morfina My New foné is 55 71996694175 Best regalos Eric
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Hello We normaly leave at 2 pm but we can also go later like 3 pm Best regards, Eric
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Hello , How are you? The catamaran is 36 feet and fits 15 pers. We normaly go 5 or 6 pers. Yes it is more confirtable with a baby than the old boat. Please let me know when you want to make the tour. My what s app... More
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