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culture walk

Learn about Lisbon's African roots

culture walk

Learn about Lisbon's African roots

274 reviews
20 recent guests said this is a once-in-a-lifetime experience
Duration
4 hours
Group size
Up to 20 people
Includes
Drinks
Hosted in
English
culture walk

Learn about Lisbon's African roots

culture walk

Learn about Lisbon's African roots

274 reviews
20 recent guests said this is a once-in-a-lifetime experience
Duration
4 hours
Group size
Up to 20 people
Includes
Drinks
Hosted in
English

What you'll do

PLEASE READ CAREFULLY THE DESCRIPTION Learn how African culture, food, and music have been a part of Lisbon for centuries. During 4 hours walk, we'll explore the city of Lisbon discoverying its African unrevealed history of the enslaved. We will share about the role of Portugal in the slave trade and its colonial history. Please note this is a 4 hours walking tour that may be improving for elder people, children or people who are not used to walk that long even though the pace is very slow and Lisbon is hilly. Come and check with us the africans influence on the city and visit areas where African diaspora live and work. We may have the opportunity to listen some live african music , try African snacks and drinks, browse African shops, get in touch with the african community. Our journey will take us to an african restaurant at the end of the tour where we have lunch/dinner together ( price not included ). You may need to bring some snacks and water. Bring some cash money with you for the restaurant as they don’t take card. A warmth and conviviality moment to make new friends.

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Naky

Originally from Togo, I have a passion for history, especially the intersection of African and Portuguese history. I love to share my experience with guests and I look forward to taking you around my new city.

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Where you'll be

We'll stroll around some of the places rich in African presence in Lisbon, including Praça do Comércio plaza, Rossio square, and the São Bento and Bairro Alto neighborhoods.

Availability

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled 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 the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 20 guests ages 18 and up can attend. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age.

Alcohol

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

More tips

Wear comfortable shoes with good tread for Lisbon's slippery streets. Bring an umbrella or raincoat in the rainy season and a hat for sunny days.

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Naky
Learn about Lisbon's African roots
274 reviews
From €35/person
274 reviews
From €35/person