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history walk

Explore national roots with a scholar

history walk

Explore national roots with a scholar

35 reviews
Duration
2 hours
Group size
Up to 10 people
Hosted in
English
history walk

Explore national roots with a scholar

history walk

Explore national roots with a scholar

35 reviews
Duration
2 hours
Group size
Up to 10 people
Hosted in
English

What you'll do

Join me for a special opportunity to learn more about Afro-Brazilian history. We’ll visit the place where millions of African slavers arrived in Brazil. The region was a former slave market in the 17th century and it was one of the largest ones in the Americas. We’ll explore the region known as Little Africa—where samba was born, the Quilombos were formed, and much more.

Your host

Thaís Rosa

Thaís Rosa

I have my master’s in Social Memory, and have researched the Quilombos communities for more than five years. I developed Connecting Territories, which has the purpose of connecting people to the heritage and memory of Afro-Brazilian history, in addition to traditional communities such as Quilombos and urban populations. I love samba and the many cultures in Brazil.

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Where you'll be

We’ll meet at the Rio Art Museum and then visit the Morro da Conceição neighborhood, Pedra do Sal, Largo da Prainha, the Valongo Wharf, and the Cemetery of New Blacks. We’ll also be able to view the street art in the city.

Availability

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 7 days before the experience is scheduled to start or within 24 hours of purchase.

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 10 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

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.

More tips

Bring your camera to take nice pictures.
Thaís Rosa
Explore national roots with a scholar
35 reviews
From €32/person
35 reviews
From €32/person