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Ungwaro Slum Walk and Vibes

Ungwaro Slum Walk and Vibes

Duration:4 hours total
Includes:Drinks
Languages:Offered in English
Paused until 30 April. To protect the health of our community, all Airbnb Experiences are paused due to coronavirus (COVID-19). Visit the Help Centre for the latest updates before you book.

About your host

My name is Maate Stephens Wayakwa, I am a native Ugandan residing in Kenya as a refugee. My passion is adventuring, traveling, and journalism. I love nature and getting to know about people's life and history. I enjoy music, too, and play Afropop whenever the chance provides itself. My ethnicity is nomadic, I used to be a cattle rearer, where we moved our livestock from one place to another…
Maate
Maate
Maate
Maate

What we’ll do

The Valley Arcade on Gitanga Road is our meeting point. The tour takes place at Ungwaro sleng for Kawangware 56, a Nairobi Slum in Kenya, is located around 15 kilometers south of city center. We shall visit Gatina, Madiaba, and Moslem at stage 2 villages. We also visit our renowned Soko Mjinga market, which means a fool's market, because of  ridiculous low prices they charge for their produce…

What else you should know

Am an LGBTIQ Refugee recognized by the United Nation High Commission For Refugees (UNHCR) and the Government of the Republic of Kenya, and I respect people's boundaries.

What I’ll provide

Water
I liter water per person

What to bring

1.Comfortable Shoes
2.Camera
3.Some cash to buy something special in case they notice one or two
4.Sunscreen
5.Comfortable small back bag

Where you'll be

Our pick up point is at Gitanga Road, Valley Arcade. We then proceed to Kawangware 56 Stage, we will stroll through Kawangware (ungwaro)Slums Villages of Gatina, Madiaba, Stage2, Muslim and the famous Soko Mjiga Market. Our final stop of relaxation and winding the day with youthful dancing at the Dagoretti Youth empowerment center (DYEC).

This experience is available starting May 01, 2020

To protect the health and safety of our community, all Airbnb Experiences are paused until 30 April 2020 due to coronavirus (COVID-19). Visit the Help Centre for the latest updates before you book.
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Guest safety

Outdoor activities carry risks, and you may be exposed to dangerous situations as part of this experience. Make sure you can participate safely given your abilities and the conditions (such as location, weather, and equipment).

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

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Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 7 guests ages 18 and up can attend. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age.

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.

What to bring

1.Comfortable Shoes

More tips

Am an LGBTIQ Refugee recognized by the United Nation High Commission For Refugees (UNHCR) and the Government of the Republic of Kenya, and I respect people's boundaries.

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Ungwaro Slum Walk and Vibes
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