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Kabwata: An Adventurous Tour of Lusaka's Cultural Market

Art, Culture, & Historical
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Join us for an unforgettable adventure at Kabwata Cultural Market in Lusaka! Immerse yourself in Zambia's vibrant culture and history as you explore this bustling market with our expert guides. From traditional handicrafts to mouth-watering street food, you'll discover a world of treasures around every corner. Get ready to haggle with local vendors and learn about the customs and traditions of Zambia's diverse ethnic groups.

08:50 AM

Meeting Point

At Your Hotel

08:50 AM

Meet at your hotel

Ready To Start Our Tour

09:00 AM

Introduction to the market's history and significance in Zambian culture.

This activity involves giving customers an overview of the market's history, cultural significance, and role in Zambian society.

09:30 AM

Guided tour of the market's various sections, including food, clothing, jewelry, and handicrafts.

This activity involves taking customers on a guided tour of the market's different sections, highlighting the various types of products available for sale.

10:00 AM

Interaction with local vendors and artisans to learn about their craft and cultural traditions.

This activity involves giving customers the opportunity to interact with local vendors and artisans, ask questions, and learn about their craft and cultural traditions.

11:00 AM

Opportunities for shopping and bargaining for unique souvenirs and gifts.

This activity involves giving customers the chance to browse and shop for unique souvenirs and gifts, while also honing their bargaining skills

11:00 AM

Photo opportunities with local people and iconic market features.

This activity involves providing customers with photo opportunities with local people and iconic market features, such as colorful textiles and handicrafts

12:00 PM

Sampling of traditional Zambian food and drinks, such as nshima and maheu

This activity involves providing customers with the opportunity to taste traditional Zambian food and drinks, such as the staple dish nshima and the popular beverage maheu.

02:00 PM

Close the tour and drop you off at your hotel

Drop you off at your hotel

Ending Point

At Your Hotel

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Inclusions & Exclusions

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What‘s included

Here are some things clients should consider bringing when preparing for a tour of Kabwata Cultural Market in Lusaka:

1. Comfortable walking shoes suitable for uneven and sometimes muddy terrain.

2. Lightweight and breathable clothing appropriate for the weather conditions.

3. Sunscreen, hats, and sunglasses to protect against the sun.

4. Insect repellent to guard against mosquitoes and other insects.

5. Cash in small denominations for purchasing items at the market.

6. A small bag or backpack to carry personal items and purchases.

7. A camera or smartphone for taking photos and videos.

8. A reusable water bottle to stay hydrated.

9. Any necessary medications or first aid supplies.

10. An open mind and sense of adventure to fully experience the culture and customs of Kabwata Cultural Market.

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What‘s not included

Here are some things that may not be included in a tour of Kabwata Cultural Market in Lusaka:

1. Shopping fees for any items purchased at the market.

2. Transportation to and from the market, unless otherwise specified by the tour operator.

3. Meals and snacks not provided by the tour operator.

4. Personal expenses such as souvenirs, drinks, and snacks.

5. Any additional activities or experiences not specified in the tour itinerary.

6. Gratuities for the tour guide or other staff.

Tour Important Information

Here are some important things that customers should know about a tour of Kabwata Cultural Market in Lusaka:

1. The market can be crowded sometimes and noisy, so customers should be prepared for a bustling environment.

2. Some vendors may use aggressive sales tactics, so customers should be comfortable with haggling and saying no.

3. The market is mostly outdoors, so customers should dress accordingly for the weather and terrain.

4. Local currency (Zambian Kwacha) is recommended for purchasing items at the market, as not all vendors may accept credit cards.

5. Customers should be respectful of local customs and traditions, such as removing shoes when entering certain stalls or areas.

6. Photography is generally allowed, but customers should ask for permission before taking photos of vendors or their products.

7. Customers should stay with the tour group and not wander off on their own.

8. Food and drinks sold at the market may not meet Western food safety standards, so customers should be cautious about what they eat and drink.

9. Customers should be prepared for a fun and interactive experience, as they will have opportunities to interact with local vendors, learn about Zambian culture, and take part in traditional activities.

10. Customers should check with their tour operator for any specific requirements or recommendations before the tour, such as vaccinations or travel insurance.

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$100/ per group