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The British Cemetery

Avenida Sete de Setembro | Barra, Salvador, State of Bahia 41235-375, Brazil
+55-71-3336-2306
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A little bit of British history hidden within the tropical beauty of Salvador

This is the best little secret in Salvador. Situated above the Bahia Yacht Club and overlooking... read more

Reviewed 14 February 2017
Lesley236
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Inverkip, United Kingdom
Oozes history

Ok, for me this gets "excellent" as I love history and I'm ex Royal Navy. I went to a few lovely... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2016
Nick F
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14 Feb 2017
“A little bit of British history hidden within the tropical beauty of Salvador”
14 Aug 2016
“Oozes history”
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Avenida Sete de Setembro | Barra, Salvador, State of Bahia 41235-375, Brazil
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

This is the best little secret in Salvador. Situated above the Bahia Yacht Club and overlooking the fabulous All Saints Bay, the British Cemetery is a place of peace, beauty, lush vegetation, some of the best views in Salvador and all that in addition to...More

Thank Lesley236
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Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Ok, for me this gets "excellent" as I love history and I'm ex Royal Navy. I went to a few lovely places in Salvador, but this sticks in my mind. All the graves were maritime of sorts, from the 18th and 19th centuries, tucked away...More

Thank Nick F
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Reviewed 3 April 2016

At first you can think that is a little weird to visit a cemetery, but The British Cemetery is quite far from the sad and frightening place that an ordinary cemetery could be. It's located near the Yatch Club da Bahia, at Ladeira da Barra....More

Thank Cris L
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Reviewed 12 December 2012

This cemetery along the Ladeira da Barra (that's the steep part of the Avenida Sete de Setembro between Porto da Barra and Largo da Vitória) is one of the most peaceful places you are likely to find in Salvador. It has been recoverted recently and...More

4  Thank Veleiro
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