- 6 hours (Approx.)
- Mobile ticket
With the company of a specialized guide you will discover how African is Bahia
. Meet Mae de Santo, Condomblé Sacerdot,
a Capoeira master and visiting the most African market of Salvador da Bahia.where we will lunch.
- Explore the local streets on a walking tour of the city
- Small group ensures personal service
- Private guide for a more personalized experience
- Once-in-a-Lifetime Experience
- Professional guide
- Hotel drop-off
- Private tour
- Transport by private vehicle
- Hotel pickup
Convento do Carmo, Historical center
Your your will start at 9am leaving from the Santo Antonio Distict which is the historical center of the city.
We will walk to visit Mae Marta de Iansã. We will be at her condomblé temple in Terreiro by 9:30am. Here you will receive an explanation about the African Religion. The Orixas. Nature´s religion.
At 11am we will start walking to the Capoeira Fort, Santo Antonio squared school. Here you will see 7 Capoeira Academies as well as the best master in the world of Capoeira who are from Angola.
You will meet a master who will explain you about Capoeira's history and culture. You will have the opportunity to play typical instruments like Birimbau, Atabaque and Tambors. You will also learn Capoeira and some samba!
At 12pm we will go by car to Sao Joaquim Market to visit the African streets. These are magic streets full of food, colors and culture.
Explanation about the holy leaves, Folhas Sagradas.
By 1:30pm we will seat and enjoy a delicious lunch in the local market.
Our tour will finish after lunch with a drop-off in your hotel at approximately 2:30pm.
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Discover the importance of Africa roots of Bahia
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Check before booking on a festive holiday! We booked in for 31 Jan- capoeira centre was closed and religious leader not available. We were NOT told this. Went to the market and Bonfim church. Fejioada only for lunch (good luck if ur vego). Best of all, guide was still in bed when we arrived. Rip off