Salvador

Salvador is the capital of the state of , . With a charming Old Town, a vibrant musical scene and popular Carnaval celebrations, it is considered one of the birthplaces of Brazilian culture.
Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Stadium
The , also known as Complexo Esportivo Cultural Professor Octávio Mangabeira, is a football-specific stadium located in Salvador, , , and has a maximum capacity of 48,000 people. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 3.0 br.

Tourist attraction
The Lacerda Elevator is a public urban elevator located in Salvador, , connecting the lower city to the upper city. Photo: fernando dallacqua, CC BY 2.0.

Historic site
The Historic Center or Centre of Salvador de Bahia in , also known as the Pelourinho or Pelo, is a historic neighborhood in western Salvador, . Photo: MB-one, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Museum
The is a palace and former seat of government in Salvador, , . Photo: Prburley, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

Suburb
is a neighborhood of Salvador, , . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 3.0 br.

Locality
Photo: Andrevruas, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Suburb
Photo: Ajmcbarreto, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Salvador

Latitude
-12.9705° or 12° 58' 13.9" south
Longitude
-38.5117° or 38° 30' 42.2" west
Open Location Code
59V32FHQ+Q8
Population
2,900,000
IATA airport code
SSA
United Nations Location Code
BR SSA
Elevation
10 metres (33 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 34593849
Geo­Names ID
3450554
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Also Known As

  • Achinese: Salvador
  • Afrikaans: Salvador
  • Afrikaans: Salvador da Bahia
  • Amharic: ሳውቫዶር ዳ ባዒየ
  • Arabic: Salvador, Bahia
  • Arabic: سالفادو
  • Arabic: سالفادور
  • Arabic: سالفادور، باهيا
  • Armenian: Բահիա Սալվադոր
  • Armenian: Սալվադոր
  • Armenian: Սալվատոր Տա Պահիա
  • Asturian: Salvador
  • Asturian: Salvador de Bahia
  • Asturian: São Salvador da Bahia de Todos os Santos
  • Aymara: Salvador
  • Azerbaijani: Salvador, Baiya
  • Basque: Salvador da Bahia
  • Basque: Salvador de Bahia
  • Belarusian: Салвадор
  • Belarusian: Сальвадор
  • Belarusian: Сан-Салвадор-да-Баія-ды-Тодус-ус-Сантус
  • Bengali: সালভাদোর, বাইয়া
  • Bengali: সালভাদোর
  • Bosnian: Salvador
  • Breton: Salvador
  • Breton: Salvador da Bahia
  • Bulgarian: Салвадор
  • Burmese: ဆာလ်ဗဒေါမြို့ ၊ ဘာဟီယာ
  • Catalan: Salvador
  • Catalan: Salvador da Bahia
  • Catalan: Salvador de Badia
  • Catalan: Salvador de Bahia
  • Cebuano: Salvador
  • Chechen: Салвадор
  • Chinese: Salvador, Bahia
  • Chinese: 萨尔瓦多
  • Chinese: 薩爾瓦多
  • Croatian: Salvador
  • Croatian: Salvador da Bahia
  • Czech: Salvador
  • Danish: Salvador
  • Dutch: Bahia
  • Dutch: Salvador (stad)
  • Dutch: Salvador
  • Dutch: Salvador da Bahia
  • Dutch: Salvador de Bahia
  • Dutch: Salvador de Bahía
  • Dutch: Sao Salvador da Bahia de Todos os Santos
  • Dutch: São Salvador da Bahia de Todos os Santos
  • English: Salvador, Bahia
  • English: São Salvador da Bahia de Todos os Santos
  • Erzya: Салвадор
  • Esperanto: Salvador
  • Esperanto: Salvador de Bahio
  • Esperanto: Salvadoro
  • Esperanto: Salvadoro de Bahio
  • Estonian: Salvador
  • Estonian: Salvador da Bahia
  • Estonian: São Salvador
  • Faroese: Salvador
  • Fijian: Salvador
  • Finnish: Salvador
  • Finnish: Salvador da Bahia
  • French: Salvador
  • French: Salvador da Bahia
  • French: Salvador de Bahia
  • French: Salvador do Bahia
  • Galician: Salvador, Baía
  • Galician: Salvador
  • Georgian: სალვადორი
  • German: Salvador
  • German: Salvador da Bahia
  • German: Salvador da Bahía
  • German: Sao Salvador da Baia de Todos os Santos
  • German: São Salvador da Baía de Todos os Santos
  • Greek: Σαλβαδόρ
  • Guarani: Salvador
  • Guarani: Salvador de Bahía
  • Gujarati: સાલ્વાડોર
  • Hakka Chinese: Salvador, Bahia
  • Hausa: Salvador, Bahia
  • Hausa: Salvador
  • Hawaiian: Salvador
  • Hebrew: סלבדור
  • Hebrew: סלוודור
  • Hebrew: סלוודור דה באהיה
  • Hindi: साल्वाडोर, बाहिया
  • Hindi: साल्वाडोर
  • Hungarian: Salvador da Bahia
  • Icelandic: Salvador
  • Ido: Salvador
  • Indonesian: Salvador
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Salvador
  • Interlingue: Salvador de Bahia
  • Irish: Salvador
  • Italian: Bahía de Todos los Santos
  • Italian: Salvador
  • Italian: Salvador de Bahia
  • Italian: Salvador de Bahía
  • Italian: Salvador di Bahia
  • Italian: San Salvador di Bahia
  • Italian: São Salvador da Bahia de Todos os Santos
  • Japanese: サウヴァドール
  • Japanese: サルバドル
  • Japanese: サルバドール
  • Japanese: サルヴァドル
  • Japanese: サルヴァドール
  • Japanese: サルヴァドール・ダ・バイーア
  • Japanese: サルヴァドール・デ・バイア歴史地区
  • Japanese: サン・サルバドール・ダ・バイーア・ヂ・トードス・オス・サントス
  • Japanese: サン・サルヴァドール・ダ・バイーア・ジ・トードス・オス・サントス
  • Kalaallisut: Salvador
  • Kannada: ಸಾಒ ಸ್ಯಾಲ್ವಡೋರ್ ದ ಬಹಿಯ ದೆ ಟೊಡೊಸ್ ಓಸ್ ಸ್ಯಾನ್ಟೊಸ್
  • Kannada: ಸ್ಯಾಲ್ವಡೋರ್
  • Kazakh: Салвадор
  • Kirghiz: Салвадор
  • Korean: 사우바도르
  • Korean: 사우바도르 데 바이아
  • Korean: 사우바도르지바이아
  • Korean: 사우바도르 지 바이아
  • Korean: 살바도르 데 바이아
  • Ladino: Salvador de Bahia
  • Latin: Sanctus Salvator Bahiae
  • Latin: Soteropolis
  • Latin: Urbs Sancti Salvatoris in Brasilia
  • Latvian: Salvador
  • Latvian: Salvadora
  • Ligurian: Salvador
  • Lithuanian: Salvadoras
  • Macedonian: Салвадор
  • Maithili: साल्भाडोर दे बाहिया
  • Malay: Salvador, Brazil
  • Malay: Salvador
  • Maori: Salvador
  • Marathi: साल्व्हादोर दा बाईया
  • Min Nan Chinese: Salvador
  • Mirandese: Salvador
  • Mongolian: Салвадор
  • Neapolitan: Salvador
  • Nepali: साल्भाडोर दे बाहिया
  • Norwegian: Salvador
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Salvador
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Sao Salvador da Bahia
  • Norwegian Bokmål: São Salvador
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Salvador
  • Occitan (post 1500): Salvador
  • Ossetian: Салвадор
  • Persian: سالوادور
  • Persian: سالوادور، باهیا
  • Polish: Salvador
  • Polish: Salvador da Bahia
  • Polish: Sao Salvador da Bahia
  • Polish: São Salvador da Bahia
  • Portuguese: Cidade da Bahia
  • Portuguese: Cidade de Salvador
  • Portuguese: Cidade do Salvador
  • Portuguese: Município de Salvador
  • Portuguese: Município do Salvador
  • Portuguese: Roma Negra
  • Portuguese: SSA
  • Portuguese: Salvador
  • Portuguese: Salvador-BA
  • Portuguese: Salvador da Bahia
  • Portuguese: Salvador da Baía
  • Portuguese: São Salvador da Bahia
  • Portuguese: São Salvador da Baía
  • Portuguese: São Salvador da Baía de Todos os Santos
  • Quechua: Salvador
  • Romanian: Salvador, Bahia
  • Romanian: Salvador
  • Romanian: Salvador da Bahia
  • Romansh: Salvador
  • Romansh: Salvador da Bahia
  • Russian: Багиа
  • Russian: Баия
  • Russian: Салвадор-ди-Баия
  • Russian: Салвадор
  • Russian: Сальвадор
  • Russian: Сан-Салвадор-да-Баия-ди-Тодуш-уш-Сантуш
  • Scots: Salvador, Bahia
  • Scots: Salvador
  • Serbian: Salvador da Bahia
  • Serbian: São Salvador da Baía de Todos os Santos
  • Serbian: Салвадор
  • Serbian: Салвадор де Баија
  • Serbo-Croatian: Salvador, Brazil
  • Serbo-Croatian: Salvador
  • Serbo-Croatian: Salvador da Bahia
  • Sicilian: Salvador
  • Silesian: Salvador
  • Sinhala: සැල්වදෝරය
  • Slovak: Salvador
  • Slovenian: Salvador
  • Spanish: Salvador
  • Spanish: Salvador de Bahia
  • Spanish: Salvador de Bahía
  • Spanish: San Salvador de Bahia
  • Spanish: San Salvador de Bahía
  • Spanish: Sao Salvador de Bahia
  • Spanish: Sao Salvador de Bahía
  • Spanish: Soteropolitana
  • Spanish: Soteropolitano
  • Spanish: São Salvador da Bahia de Todos os Santos
  • Swahili: Salvador (Bahia)
  • Swahili: Salvador, Bahia
  • Swahili: Salvador, Brazil
  • Swedish: Salvador, Brasilien
  • Swedish: Salvador
  • Swedish: Salvador de Bahia
  • Tagalog: Salvador
  • Tajik: Салвадор
  • Tamil: சவ்வாதோர், பாகையா
  • Tamil: சவ்வாதோர்
  • Tatar: Salvador şähäre
  • Tatar: Салвадор
  • Telugu: సాల్వడార్
  • Tetum: Salvador
  • Thai: ซัลวาดอร์
  • Turkish: Salvador, Bahia
  • Turkish: Salvador
  • Turkish: Salvador da Bahia
  • Twi: Salvador
  • Ukrainian: Салвадор
  • Urdu: سلواڈور
  • Urdu: سلواڈور، باحیہ
  • Urdu: سلواڈور، باہیا
  • Uzbek: Salvador
  • Venetian: Salvador
  • Veps: Salvador
  • Vietnamese: Salvador
  • Volapük: Salvador
  • Waray (Philippines): Salvador
  • Welsh: Salvador, Brasil
  • Welsh: Salvador
  • Welsh: Salvador Bahia
  • Welsh: Salvador de Bahia
  • Western Armenian: Սալվատոր Տա Պահիա
  • Western Panjabi: سلوادور
  • Wu Chinese: 萨尔瓦多 (巴西)
  • Yoruba: Salvador, Bahia
  • Yoruba: Salvador
  • Yue Chinese: 薩爾瓦多
  • Baía
  • Salvador, Brasî
  • Sao Salvador

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