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culture walk

Beyond a public market, music, food and culture at Bazurtos

culture walk

Beyond a public market, music, food and culture at Bazurtos

114 reviews
25 recent guests said this is a once-in-a-lifetime experience
Duration
3 hours
Group size
Up to 10 people
Includes
Food, Drinks, Transport
Hosted in
English, Spanish
culture walk

Beyond a public market, music, food and culture at Bazurtos

culture walk

Beyond a public market, music, food and culture at Bazurtos

114 reviews
25 recent guests said this is a once-in-a-lifetime experience
Duration
3 hours
Group size
Up to 10 people
Includes
Food, Drinks, Transport
Hosted in
English, Spanish

What you'll do

Lets get involved in to the warrior people culture who through the Market gain the life for himselfs and their families daily. The Bazurto market is a special place where many culturals breaks like the word champeta were born, this experience is not about places, is about people who have been in the market for more than 30 years and they will teach us how is to live in Cartagena from the Bazurto Market. We'll meet at MALL PLAZA EL CASTILLO, talking about how Cartagena has advanced as a city, we'll going to the Bazurto market walking and talking about the cartagena people culture, we'll try tipical juices of the coast, we'll study and dance Champeta music, it's history and how important it's in the culture of Cartagena, also we'll talk about salsa, vallenato and dancehall too all this music very important at Bazurtos and Cartagena, we'll meet about the neighborhoods around and important icons of the Bazurto Market and we'll see how happy are they making a living daily in the market, we'll eat tipical dishes of Cartagena made by Carbon like Anthony Bourdain right next to the Cecilia's pots, best chef of Bazurto and the most important, we'll be happy! While we do all this 60% of what you pay will be invested in the same people who are part of the Bazurto market community, following the win-win model, buying for you differents things and contributing to the economic activation through the consumption of foreign visitors to it. This experience beyond the market is about the people and culture of Cartagena.

Your host

Learn more about Daniel

Daniel

Hello! I'm Danny, a young student of Business managment, born and raised in la Maria neighborhood, just in a side of Bazurto Market, home of Champeta music and the biggest sound system of Champeta, the king of Rocha. Over the years I have visited different cities of the country looking for new experiences and rubbing with new cultures, in all those trips I could identify that we are different but equal in all Colombia. We are a warrior race and we are always looking for ways to get ahead, I am an example since I have learned English on my own and this opened the doors to socially responsible tourism, where for almost 1 year I have worked showing people that our culture It is pure tasty and push

What's included

Food
Options: Seafood, fish, coconut rice, bean rice, cheese mote, fish soup, shark salpicon salad and more.
Drinks
Water, Rice chicha, Bolis, beers, panela water.
Transport
bus

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Where you'll be

Dock of Cartagena Historical Center Bazurto market Chinatown El Colmenar Shopping Center Runner's place Donde Cecilia

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 10 guests ages 14 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.

Alcohol

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

More tips

Throughout Bazurto you can find dirt, very loud sounds and even strong smells but you must always be willing to live the experience that will be unique.

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    Led by locals who love where they’re from and what they do.

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Daniel
Beyond a public market, music, food and culture at Bazurtos
114 reviews
From ₹2,977/person
114 reviews
From ₹2,977/person