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Learn Head-wrapping in Zambia

Learn Head-wrapping in Zambia

Duration:2.5 hours total
Includes:Food, drinks, and equipment
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

BWANJI! Greeting! I’m Sophie, a native Zambian, my identity is profoundly shaped by the people & culture here. For over 15 years, I’ve also thrived in Zambia’s hospitality industry, serving & arranging activities for visitors within our tourist corridor, highlighting The Victoria Falls. This has allowed me to cultivate friendships with people from around the world. In wanting to fill a void &…
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What we’ll do

Head wrapping in Zambia will commence with a hearty Mwaboonwa Cultural Experience Welcome, where you will also learn & exchange greetings in several Zambian languages, we have over 72. Followed by a brief history of head-wrapping. The you will get the opportunity to personally shop for your material, locally called a chitenge. Next, we will relocated and guest will work on guided demos of…

What I’ll provide

Snacks
a local snack
Drinks
bottle water and/or local beverage.
Equipment
1 meter of chitenge fabric for your head-wrap

What to bring

Wear comfortable walking shoes.
Kwacha (cash) if you would like to purchase additional items for sale.

Where you'll be

We will meet outside Lushomo Kumbele fabric (chitenge) store at the Maramba Market. Then we will take a short to the grounds where our head-wrapping will take place.

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 6 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

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.

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

  • Local experts

    Led by locals who love where they’re from and what they do.

  • Small groups

    With intimate group sizes, you’ll never get lost in the crowd.

  • High standards

    Every experience is reviewed for unique access.

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Learn Head-wrapping in Zambia
New experience
£12/person
New experience
£12/person