Private Badagry Slave Tour By Boat

Cultural & Theme Tours in Lagos

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This day tour takes you back in time into the Slave Trade Era in Lagos State. Discover the history of slavery on the Western Coat in Badagry as you explore the Seriki Abass Slave Baracoon, the Mobee Slave Relic Museum and short boat ride across a narrow lagoon to walk the path of no return. You tour also includes a private banana boat ride to Badagry, a beach rest-stop at the point of no return, a visit to the First Storey Building in Nigeria, as well as pick-up and drop-off at your hotel
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Badagry Slave Museum and Black History Museum, Badagry, Lagos StateYou will be picked-up from your Lagos hotel at 8:00am and transferred to a jetty. Save a few hours of journey time and avoid the traffic by taking a banana ride to Badagry. Upon arrival you will visit the Seriki Abass Slave Baracoon where you will learn the history of slavery in Lagos and see the small rooms in which a hundred slaves were kept and the discover the batter prices for slaves. After which you will visit the Mobee Slave Relics Museum which holds artifacts such as chains, mouth guards and locks, and more which were used on slaves. You will then take the boat across a small lagoon to the sandy beach to take a lengthy narrow walk to the Point of No Return. Along the walk you will stop at the Attenuation Well where slaves were made to drink magical waters that made them forget who they are. At the beach front of the Point of No Return you will make a brief stop to rest and reflect before returning to visit the First Storey Building in Nigeria and the Heritage Museum. You will depart by boat afterwards and returned to the jetty from where you will be transferred to your hotel.Duration: 2 hours

What’s included

  • Round-trip private banana boat ride
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Bottled water
  • All activities
  • Tour escort/host
  • Local guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Private tour
  • Entry/Admission - Badagry Slave Museum and Black History Museum

What’s not included

  • Lunch
  • Gratuities