Where to stay around Praia do Forte?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 593 holiday lettings near Praia do Forte. From 328 houses to 183 apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Praia do Forte is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Praia do Forte?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Praia do Forte. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Vila Nova da Praia: 610 holiday lettings
  • Tower House of Garcia d'Avila: 683 holiday lettings
  • Project Tamar Turtle Sanctuary: 676 holiday lettings
  • Hippie Village: 719 holiday lettings
  • Armazem da Vila Shopping Mall: 673 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Praia do Forte listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent houses in Praia do Forte?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 328 houses in Praia do Forte. Our other popular types of Praia do Forte holiday rentals include:

  • Apartments: 183 self catering accommodations
  • Condos: 53 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 12 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including chalets and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Praia do Forte?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 534 holiday homes with pool available in Praia do Forte. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a holiday rental, home, or cottage in Praia do Forte, Brazil your home away from home

    Anyone looking for a fun vacation in a beautiful holiday destination should look no further than the resort of Praia do Forte in Brazil. Located on the north east coast of the country, visitors will find there are many interesting things to see and do here. Visitors will find numerous different places to stay including self catering accommodation, villas, condos and apartments.

    Things to do on holiday to Praia do Forte, Brazil

    Holidaymakers staying in Praia do Forte can enjoy the lovely sandy beach, which is ideal for relaxing and sunbathing. If the sun is too hot, visitors can cool off in the Atlantic Ocean or try some of the watersports such as diving, snorkelling, rafting, surfing, wind surfing, sailing and fishing. There are several fine golf courses in the region including one 15 kilometres away at Sauipe. The scenic area warrants exploring either by taking a car or by hiking, cycling and horse riding. Other popular activities here include tennis, roller blading and ice skating. The area has many fine restaurants and bars serving excellent local dishes as well as some international cuisine. Self catering holidaymakers will be able to purchase food and drink from stores and markets here.

    Places to visit on holiday to Praia do Forte, Brazil

    This resort offers holidaymakers some wonderful places to visit. Praia do Forte is the national headquarters of the Tamar Sea Turtle Project, which is open to the public. As well as this, tourists interested in history might like to visit the 16th century Castelo dos Garcia d’Avila, which is the only medieval castle built in South America. Sapiranga Reserve and Sao Francisco Assis Chapel are also well worth visiting in Praia do Forte. About an hour and a half away is the state capital of Salvador. Here there are many interesting buildings including the cathedral and numerous churches. Other notable visitor attractions here include the Salvador Historical Centre and the Historical and Geographical Institute of Bahia. The Atlantic Forest is a great place for visitors to see many different types of plants and animals.

    Weather in Praia do Forte, Brazil

    This area of Brazil is warm and sunny all year round with average high temperatures of about 30 degrees centigrade from January to March. Even in the coolest part of the year in July and August the average high is around 26 to 27 degrees centigrade. April and May are the wettest months of the year with an average of 300mm of rainfall per month.

    Travel to Praia do Forte, Brazil

    Salvador-Deputado Luís Eduardo Magalhães International Airport (SSA) is 50 minutes from Praia do Forte. Flights arrive here from a few international airports including Frankfurt (FRA), Lisbon (LIS), Madrid (MAD), Miami (MIA), Milan Malpensa (MXP) and Paris-Charles de Gaulle (CDG). There are taxis available at the airport and car rental companies are represented in the terminal building. These include Avis, Budget, Europcar and Hertz.

    Sightseeing in and around Praia do Forte

    Are you hoping to find things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Praia do Forte a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Project Tamar Turtle Sanctuary (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
    • Papa-Gente Beach (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
    • Klaus Peters Municipal Natural Park (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Praia do Forte

    Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Praia do Forte. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Praia do Forte Beach (0.6 mi / 1 km)
    • Timeantube Lagoon (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
    • Humpback Whale Institute (0.5 mi / 0.7 km)
    • Sapiranga Ecological Reserve (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
    • Papa-Gente Beach (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
    • Klaus Peters Municipal Natural Park (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)