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Little Africa

1 reviewRio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Experience hosted by Thiago

2.5 hours
Up to 10 people
Hosted in English, Spanish, Portuguese

What you'll do

Through the sites visited, we tell the story of slavery in Brazil, the samba and the lives of historical figures such as Mercedes Baptista, João da Bahia and Tia Ciata.
We will visit historical and archaeological sites such as
Stone of Salt, Morro da Conceição, Valongo’s Suspended Garden, Tia Ciata´s House, Valongo Wharf (UNESCO World Heritage Site) and the Cemetery of New Blacks.

Thiago's commitment to safety

This host has committed to Airbnb’s COVID-19-related safety and cleaning guidelines – including adhering to social distancing guidelines, practising good hygiene, and ensuring that all participants wear a mask.
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From ₹797
/ person
No dates available

Meet your host, Thiago

Host on Airbnb since 2019
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I graduated in History and Tour Guide certificate in Cadastur. Fond of tourism, I have visited more than 30 countries, and has traveled almost all over Brazil. I love to meet new people and cultures. I love to tell the story of my city and the people who lived here and contributed to transform Rio into one of the most beautiful cities in the world. In my experience, I will show the Rio de Janeiro that goes beyond the natural beauty, we discover the buildings, streets and squares, through the history of the town and the characters who lived here.
I graduated in History and Tour Guide certificate in Cadastur. Fond of tourism, I have visited more than 30 countries, and has traveled almost all over Brazil. I love to meet new people and cultures. I love to tell the story of my city and the people who lived here and contributed to transform Rio into one of the most beautiful cities in the world. In my experience, I will show the Rio de Janeiro that goes beyond the natural beauty, we discover the buildings, streets and squares, through the h…
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Where you'll be

We will know the neighborhood where slaves disembarked and were marketed. We will pass by Pedra do Sal (birthplace of samba), Morro da Conceição, Hanging Garden of Valongo, Casa da Tia Ciata, Valongo Wharf (Unesco World Heritage Site) and the Cemetery of New Blacks.

1 review

Sandra
July 2019
Thiago es un muy buen guia

Things to know

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 14 and up can attend.

What to bring

Sun block and sunglasses

Confortable shoes