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Where does the tour start?
You will receive the full meeting point details and a map after you finalize your booking, in a confirmation email.
Do I have to book my Free Tour?
Yes, it's necessary to book your Free Tour in order to receive the full meeting point details via email on time. This helps ensure an enjoyable experience and good coordination between guides and tour guests. Booking is free, quick, and easy!
Can I contact my guide?
Yes, you will be able to message your guide with any questions that you might have after making a reservation, up until the start of the tour.
Can I make a booking for a larger group?
Maybe! In order to keep the group sizes manageable, each guide sets their own limit of guests per booking and departure. Choose the Free Tour you want to book, select the number of people in your group, and see if there are any departures available that suit your needs.
Are Free Tours really Free?
Yes, with Free Tours, there's no set price; instead, the guides rely on the tips of participants to sustain their livelihoods. By contributing a fair amount that reflects the value you receive from the tour, you not only support the guides but also express your appreciation for their expertise and dedication.
Highlights of your trip!
Best Free Tours in Lagos
Lagos is an incredibly vibrant city with a unique culture and sights to experience. For those looking to explore Nigeria's capital from the ground up, there are plenty of free walking tours that offer an exciting journey through its streets. Here are some guided free tours in Lagos with high ratings: The Lagos City Tour is an introduction to the city's main attractions, such as the National Museum and Freedom Square, and the it focuses on the city's diverse history, from its colonial roots to modern-day life; The Victoria Island Tour, led by a local guide, takes you to the area's art galleries, churches, open-air markets, traditional streets and more. The Market Free Tour delves into the history and culture of Nigeria's oldest markets, where you can also sample traditional snacks and drinks. Each free walking tour in Lagos offers a unique experience from a local viewpoint, so make sure to join several! Book today and come explore the fascinating mix of modern and historical architecture as well as the lively culture – all within reach on these informative and enjoyable free tours!
Highlights of a Free Tour in Lagos
Lagos Free Walking Tours are the perfect way to explore this vibrant city. During these tours, you'll get to experience a deep dive into Lagos' diverse history, from its colonial era to present day, visiting some its most iconic landmarks, such as the National Museum, opened in 1957 and showcasing the history of Nigeria’s struggle for independence and the Tinubu Square – a major open-air market named after an influential Yoruba warrior queen who lived during 19th century. Travelers on a free walking tour will also enjoy Freedom Park, a pleasant restored colonial prison which now serves as outdoor venue for recreational activities and festivals. Shopping addicts will surely enjoy Idumota Market, one the biggest in Lagos and a paradise for bargain hunters. Finally, wrap up your trip with some guided tours that take you to the outskirts of the city, to visit Lagos Bar Beach or Eko Atlantic City. For a true experience of this vibrant city, book Free Tours of Lagos and explore its past, present and future.
Things to Do in Lagos
Lagos is a young and bustling city with plenty to do for those looking for an exciting day of exploration. Whether it’s visiting the many cultural attractions, sampling the delicious street food, or soaking up some sun on one of the stunning beaches, Lagos has something fun to offer everyone! Here are some ideas on what you can do while in this beautiful Nigerian city! First, explore cultural attractions taking a trip back in time by visiting places such as the National Museum, or the New Afrika Shrine. Then, try out the mouth-watering street food that Lagos has to offer! From ‘kpofrit’ (fried yams) to ‘ponmo’ (grilled cow skin), there’s something for everyone. If you’re looking for a more relaxed day, head to one of the gorgeous beaches such as Tarkwa Bay or Elegushi beach. Enjoy some sun and take a dip in the refreshing waters. Lastly, finish off your day by exploring the city’s vibrant nightlife and music scene! From jazz clubs to open-mic venues, there’s something for everyone.