From the dawn of time, stories have played an integral role in entertainment, education and tradition. Everyone has a story. Explore Ghana’s oral literary tradition, visit iconic attractions and learn about the land and its people.
8 Days 7 Nights Folklore Tour: Stories & Tales
Tour begins and ends in Accra
Arrival at Kotoka International Airport,
Arrival at Kotoka International Airport, Accra. Airport picks up and transfers to hotel for check-in. Spend the rest of the day relaxing and enjoying the ambience of the hotel after your long flight. You will spend the night at Fiesta Royale Hotel or similar hotel.
A visit to the pottery village
After breakfast, we head to Vume pottery village, an area known for its long tradition of pottery. You’ll visit a traditional ceramic workshop and observe the process of creating clay flower pots, cups, plates, utensils and other art pieces. Then we’ll continue on to Ho and check-in at the hotel. Overnight is at Sky Plus Hotel or similar hotel.
Folk Storytime by the fireside
Ease into the day with the morning on your own. After lunch, we’ll join the locals of Tafi for a cultural dance performance and folk Storytime by the fireside in the evening. Overnight is at Sky Plus Hotel or similar
Visit Wli Waterfalls
Visit the spectacular Wli waterfalls cascading down from a height of about 200 feet. In the evening, participate in outdoor folk entertainment by moonlight or by the fireside with the locals of Bakua. Overnight is at Wli Water Heights boutique hotel.
Sightseeing from Volta to Ashanti Region
Today is a travel day as we head to Kumasi – the Centre of Ashanti culture. Check-in at the hotel for an evening of relaxation on your own. Overnight is at Four Villages Hotel or similar
A visit to the Cultural Centre of Kumasi
We’ll take a tour of the cultural centre of Kumasi, followed by a visit to the legendary Kente village of Adanwomase. Overnight will be at Four Villages Hotel or similar.
Travel back to Accra
Today we return to Accra. Check-in at the hotel and spend the evening on your own. Overnight is at Fiesta Royale Hotel or similar.
Shopping and departure
Time to pack, then get in your last minute shopping and sightseeing around the Arts Centre. Hotel check-out is followed by a Farewell lunch at Afrikiko or another restaurant, (depending on flight time), then drop off at Kotoka International Airport for your flight home. Safe travels!
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.