Private Afro-Argentine Heritage Walking Tour in Buenos Aires

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From $95.00

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Departs: Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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Join the first and only tour about Afro-Argentine Heritage and History through a walk in San Telmo with our guide.This tour is led exclusively by members of the Afro Argentina community.For every private tour we sponsor one in the local public education system as part of our anti-racist policy. Our guides are licensed and speak 3 languages : English, Spanish and Portuguese.

What's Included

We will try the oldest liquor brand of Argentina in the oldest pulperia of the city

What's Not Included


Traveler Information

  • CHILD: Age: 0 - 9
  • ADULT: Age: 10 - 99

Additional Info

  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Infants and small children can ride in a pram or stroller
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Service animals allowed
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels
  • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.

What To Expect

Museo Historico Nacional
We will meet at the National Historical Museum to talk about the colonial origins of the city, and the relationship between this new colony and slavery and slave trading.

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Parque Lezama
Our accredited guide will meet at Parque Lezama to explain the origins of the African population in the Rio de la Plata region, explaining the slave trade in what today is Argentina.

20 minutes • Admission Ticket Included

Pulperia Quilapan
We will make a stop in a colonial house where enslaved people used to work. Here we'll have a drink and talk about Africa before colonization, as well as the daily lives of the people who worked in the house.

20 minutes • Admission Ticket Included

Plaza Dorrego
We will walk by the square where the most famous antiques market takes place every Sunday

• Admission Ticket Free

Parroquia de San Pedro Gonzalez Telmo
One of the oldest in the city. Work began in 1735 and under the expulsion of the jesuits, the Bethlemite religious order continued the work. Also has a museum with pieces dating back over 200 years.

10 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Galeria del Viejo Hotel
Learn about the process of European immigration that symbolically erased the African heritage from our country. Here you'll discover the African roots of many popular cultural assets of Argentina, like tango, asado or even our Lunfardo slang.

15 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Casa Minima
Travellers will see the smallest house in the city of Buenos Aires, where they'll learn about the path to freedom and the organization of the Afro-Argentines after the end of slavery.

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

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