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Enjoy 10 days, 9 nights exploring the History, Heritage and wildlife safari in Ghana. Meet the friendly people of Ghana, visit historical sites and experience the forests and national parks. Get a taste of Ghanaian food, visit open-air markets, malls and artist studios. Don’t miss this chance to see all that Ghana has to offer!
This tour is available throughout the year 2023
Tour begins and ends in Accra
Escort By Professional Tour Guide
Arrival in Accra
Arrival and pick-up from the airport to the hotel. Hotel check-in. Depending on the time of arrival, we may take you on a ride of Accra (Ghana’s capital) to visit some iconic attractions, including Black Star Square and Kwame Nkrumah Memorial Park. Overnight is at Fiesta Royale Hotel or similar.
Safari at Shai Hills
We drive after early breakfast to Shai Hills park for hiking in the national park. From here, we continue with the driving to Senchi for some water safari on the Volta River. Overnight is at the waterfront Afrikiko Hotel or Royal Senchi Resort.
Exploration of Ashanti kIngdom
We continue with our tour to Kumasi to explore Ashanti culture and history. Visit Local markets, Museums to learn all about Ashanti kingdom. Overnight at Golden Tulip Hotel or Four Villages Hotel
A visit to Adanwomase kente weaving community
This morning, we discover more of Asante artistic and cultural treasures as we visit Adanwomase kente weaving community. We continue with the safari ride to Buabeng-Fiema monkey village. This village is home to friendly mona monkeys as well as the beautifully shy and endangered Black-and-white Colobus monkeys. Overnight is at Mole Motel or Zaina Lodge inside Ghana’s number one national park boasting over ninety mammal species in addition to hundreds of bird species and several reptiles.
Safari at Mole National Park
Accompanied by a wildlife guide, take a morning walking or driving safari in the park as you try to count the elephants you come across. Antelopes, baboons, warthogs and several bird species are among the numerous other wildlife species you’ll come across. There is also afternoon safari if one still needs more after the morning experience. Overnight is at Mole Motel or Zaina Lodge.
Say bye-bye to Mole as we regain the south stopping first at Kintampo waterfalls. Enjoy the canopy walkway suspended right above the falls. Round it up with a dip in this fresh spring water before we say bye-bye. Our next stop is Tanoboase’s sacred grove. This is a landmass of clustered striking rock formations nestled within a semi-deciduous forest with its array of plant, tree, bird and butterfly species. After your fill, we drive to Kumasi for overnight at the Golden Tulip Hotel or Four Villages Hotel.
Elmina Castle /Slave Dungeons
Drive further south to visit either Cape Coast Castle or Elmina Castle. These are European-built fortresses with dungeons that played a serious role in the infamous transatlantic slave trade between the 16th and 19th centuries. The site Guide will give a guided tour. Thereafter, you check in at Golden Hill Parker hotel for overnight.
Kakum National Park
After morning photo opportunity at the spectacular Elmina fishing harbor and market, we proceed to Kakum National Park. Get ready to walk across the canopy walkway suspended on tree-tops as you learn all about this “natural supermarket”. Spend the rest of the day at Brenu beach. Overnight is at Golden Hill Parker Hotel.
Relaxation at Beach & nightlife
Free morning; you may spend it at the beach or do it your own way. Later in the afternoon, we regain Accra for overnight at Fiesta Royale Hotel or similar.
Your final day in Ghana, visit Makola, the number one Open-air market in Accra, the Arts and Craft Center and Artistes Alliance gallery for shopping. Crown your visit with a farewell dinner before we drive you to the airport for check-in formalities. Tour ends.
Accommodation, Breakfast and Lunch each day, Tour Vehicle, Driver and Tour Manager for the duration of the tour, available 8:00 am – 5:00 or 6:00 pm each day or longer, as necessary per itinerary, and Entry fees to all attractions listed on the itinerary
International airfare, Visa fees, gratuities to tour driver, tour manager and/or any customer service people who may also provide excellent service, drinks, telephone calls, laundry services, or anything of a personal nature, or not listed on the itinerary.