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Ashe, the real Afro-Cuban heritage guide

Ashe, the real Afro-Cuban heritage guide

Duration:2.5 hours total
Includes:Transportation
Languages:Offered in English and Spanish

About your host

I live the religion every day by myself. I learned it from my family traditions and I consider that science and religion are compatibles in today's world. I also have a part-time job at Havana University. Because of this, I'm very passionate about the religious secrets hidden in my city and have read many books about it. It would be a pleasure to share my expertise with foreign friends and guests…
Michel
Michel
Michel
Michel

What we’ll do

We'll start with a little walking tour for visiting the House of Africa, located in Old Havana. During the walk, I will explain many details about the influence of Santeria in our daily life, including Cuban food, dance, music, and slang. Then we'll jump to an American hardtop car to visit the cradle of Rumba in Havana: Callejón de Hammel. Every Sunday noon, the place makes you enjoy and feel…

What else you should know

This tour ends in Central Park, the same place where we're supposed to meet.

What I’ll provide

Car
I’ll have a classic hardtop to move during the tour. Also, I will recommend you the best taxi agency in Havana to attend this experience and get you back home at the end. I have a partnership with them, so they have all my information updated. Also, they accept payments in advance via PayPal.

What to bring

(OPTIONAL) Donations: I love to contribute to the community by taking guests to give donations to the people. Anything you can bring for people will be really appreciated. Simple items like notebooks, pens, toys for kids, clothes, shoes, etc. represent a
(OPTIONAL) Also, I suggest you take some cash to buy religious items just in case you’re interested.
(OPTIONAL) We suggest you take a small bottle of water for cooling down yourself during the walk.

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Where you'll be

We'll visit "La Casa de Africa", it's like a temple-museum fulfilled of ancient objects who help to illustrate how the African religion was introduced in our country. We'll also visit Callejon de Hammel, a vibrant landmark very related to the ancient African music and dance. After this, we'll move to a store full of religious articles used in different rituals, and we'll also visit a church.

Availability

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Tue, Oct 15    From 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM.
$78 per person
10 of 10 spots left

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Cancellation policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 5 and up can attend.

More tips

This tour ends in Central Park, the same place where we're supposed to meet.
Michel
culture walk
Ashe, the real Afro-Cuban heritage guide
2 reviews
From $78/person
2 reviews
From $78/person