Located in the south of Bahia, the vibrant beach town of Trancoso, Brazil is full of natural beauty with its secluded white sand beaches and countless places to explore.
We have created a guide for you to explore this area and have an amazing experience!
WHERE TO STAY:
WHAT TO SEE & DO -
Bike ride to the Rio dos Frades or head to the cliffs and stop by one of Trancoso's best-kept secrets, Praia das Tartarugas (Turtle Beach).
Tour the beaches of Espelho (1), from Caraíva to Corumbau. At low tide, Corumbau looks spectacular with an incredible coral bench, perfect for scuba diving (2). Don’t forget to pack your favorite Brazilian swimwear in your beach bag!
On your way to the top of Corumbau, be sure to visit the Pataxó indigenous village for an ancestral experience you won't forget. In addition to having some fun with indigenous art, you can also participate in their rituals as a guest.
Immerse yourself in local arts and crafts of the region by visiting Fernanda Santiago's art gallery (3) and Divinos (the best decoration store) - both located nearby Quadrado’s Church (4).
Experience a view like no other - surrounded by lush greenery, this beautiful beach also connects to a river: Rio da Barra (5)
Enjoy a night out learning how to Forró dance the night away like a local at MIMO Bar (6)
WHERE TO EAT & DRINK -
For a place with great atmosphere and wonderful drinks, look no further than Jacaré Restaurant.
Eat the best “moqueca” (Brazilian fish stew) in the region at Silvana and Cia's Restaurant.
Make time to have some fun while grabbing a few drinks from Bar da Sissi.
Don't miss out on the popular Hotel Capim Santo's Restaurant.
Relax at the beautiful UXUÁ Hotel Bar on Coqueiros Beach.
For a breathtaking beachside view while dining, stop by Terravista Vilas Praia Restaurant, located on Tartarugas Beach.
Have an unforgettable brunch or an afternoon tea at Santo Café.
Enjoy the sunset and great drinks at El Gordo.
We hope you enjoy your trip to the unforgettable Trancoso, Brazil!