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Sailing trip to Maré & Farol da Barra

Sailing trip to Maré & Farol da Barra

Duration:9 hours total
Includes:Drinks and equipment
Languages:Offered in English, German and Portuguese

About your host

I quit my job as a speech therapist in a neurological clinic, bought a 15-meter-long German sailing yacht (Bavaria 49), sailed as skipper from Croatia to Salvador (3 months) and would like to invite you, with my unique sailing yacht in Salvador, the beautiful island world to discover (up to 52 islands) in the All Saints Bay of Salvador. Incidentally, you can enjoy the fascinating skyline of…

What we’ll do

20 minutes before 09:00 we meet at the meeting point (Comércio or Ribeira). From there we go with the dinghy to the sailing yacht.. There are a maximum of 12 people on board possible. Depending on your knowledge, you can actively sail or let me explain it to you. We sail to the island of Maré with its fine sandy beach and palm trees and you can swim, snorkel or get to know the local cuisine (for…

What else you should know

Please inform us before the trip if you want to bring drinks or buy on board.

What I’ll provide

By prior arrangement, we sell drinks with and without alcohol and snacks.
On board are three toilets, showers & galley (two burners, stove & fridge).

What to bring

Swimwear is an advantage but not necessary.

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Where you'll be

We will reach the island of Maré at about 12:00, anchor there and, if desired, with the dinghy to the beach das Neves, where the Neves church can be found. This island is almost exclusively visited by locals and one experiences the special flair of the Bahian way of life. After about an hour we sail towards the lighthouse Farrol da Barra. Seeing the skyline and Salvador from the water is really impressive.

Guest safety

Outdoor activities carry risks, and you may be exposed to dangerous situations as part of this experience. Make sure you can participate safely given your abilities and the conditions (such as location, weather, and equipment).

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 18 and up can attend. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.


This experience includes alcohol. Only guests who meet the legal drinking age will be served alcoholic beverages.

More tips

Please inform us before the trip if you want to bring drinks or buy on board.

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Sailing trip to Maré & Farol da Barra
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46 reviews