Quilombo Heritage Private Tour - Salvador

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Free Cancellation
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Lowest Price Guaranteed
  • Duration: 10 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    7:00 AM Times are subject to change due to local traffic conditions.
  • Departure Details :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We need the name of the hotel independently if it's not on the area selected, we pick up all clients in all hotel around Salvador City or in Airbnb address.
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  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.

Overview

Focuses on Daily Life itinerary on cultural history and within the Quilombos Community. For those who seek to understand more of their productive output, the visitors can visit and make manioc flour in a little local factory, learn of the process in preparing the dense palm oil or medical syrups, meet with a faith healer, sit in on informal lecture by one of the community griots (or elder).

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The Bahia Recncavo is a region renowned for its history of struggles for the independence of Brazil, reflects the colonial Portuguese heritage, together with the rich African legacy, reflected in the faces of its inhabitants, its intellectual, religious and cultural traditions, and in the of his people.

The itinerary begins in Santo Amaro, a city whose economy was driven mainly by the sugar cane plantation and enslaved labor. We will walk in the middle of the public fair and its secular houses. Then we will go through sugar cane, manioc and tobacco farms, towards the Quilombo Kaonge, then we will have a great opportunity to experience their daily lives and share their wisdom and tastes.

In order not to escape from the experience we will have a small talk with the Gri of the community, then we will put our hands to practice and we will learn the process of making flour and oil palm oil, after lunch.

In the afternoon we will continue to the most important city of the Recncavo region, Cachoeira-Ba, colonial city registered by IPHAN

We will cross the Paraguau River on a bridge built by the English in 1830 towards the Danneman cigar factory and shortly after returning to The hotel.

Inclusions

Transportation

Hotel pickup and drop-off

Private Tour

Accredited Guide

Lunch

Exclusions

Drinks

Gratuities

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Not wheelchair accessible

Dress code is smart casual

Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required

This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate