This tour takes you through some historic sites of the city to places such as the Kwame Nkrumah Mausoleum which is dedicated to the lasting memory of the African of the last century and other interesting places.
• 1 day
Visit Cape Coast Castle and Kakum National Park on a full-day tour from Accra that includes pickup and drop-off at your hotel and all entrance fees. Learn about the history of slavery in Ghana as you explore the 17th-century ‘slave castle’ that’s now a UNESCO World Heritage Site, then follow hiking trails and a suspended canopy walkway through Kakum’s lush, coastal forest.
• 8 hours
This mini tour of Accra will take you to the core of the city to explore places such as the Makola Market which is the largest open market in Accra. This fascinating market has been compartimentalized into various sections to make shopping easy for buyers. You will have the chance to walk through this unusual busy market and even get the chance to bargain for stuff you would like to purchase. We will continue the tour to the oldest suburbs of the city to explore British Accra as identified by the Fort James, Dutch Accra as identified by the Ussher Fort, Danish Accra as marked by the Christianborg Castle and Brazil Accra in Ga Mashie identified by settlements of Returnee slaves from Brazil. You will visit the Kwame Nkrumah Park to learn about the Great Pan-African who championed the course for Africa's independence and liberation. End up at the Art Centre for shopping.
• 4 hours
Get a full range of experiences in this African capital city on this small group 6-hour tour. Learn about the rich history of Accra, and its colonial past by visiting by ancient forts and castles dotted around the coast. Discover the city's vibrant modern culture shaped by cosmopolitanism and commerce. Be amazed by the bustling city markets and the grand national monuments that symbolize Ghana's unique cultural heritage. Enjoy the narration from your professional guide as you travel throughout the city after pick up from your hotel.
• 6 hours
Get to grips with the exotic food, flavors and dishes of West Africa on this captivating 2-hour tour of Accra’s markets! With an expert guide beside you, delve into the city’s buzzing street markets to experience the region’s dishes, ingredients and cooking styles. Watch traders prepare everything from piping-hot stews to grills; try some delicacies for yourself; and learn about Ghana’s culinary traditions from the locals. Then, ride a 'tro-tro' — a shared taxi — to a local hostel for a Ghanaian cooking masterclass before enjoying the creations for dinner.
• 2 hours
Be amazed by the warmth and depth of Ghanaian rural culture. You'll visit Torgome, a beautiful village located on the lower Volta region of Ghana, and will have the opportunity to participate in a naming ceremony where you are given a traditional African name. You'll also be able to courtesy call on the paramount chief and elders, enjoy traditional drumming and dancing by the villagers. In addition, you'll visit the Shai Hills Natural Reserve, one of the most beautiful nature reserves in southern Ghana, and discover unique flora and fauna in the region.
• 1 day
Discover the history and heartbreak of slavery in Ghana on this poignant 3-hour tour of Accra’s former slave forts and slavery museums. With a knowledgeable guide, explore two former forts whose cramped chambers once imprisoned countless slaves. See the dungeons of James Fort; view chilling slave-era artifacts at Ussher Fort Museum; and visit the poignant Brazil House Museum of History while learning about this horrific human trade and how it still impacts on Ghana today. Numbers are limited to 12 on this small-group tour, ensuring personalized attention from a guide.
• 3 hours
Visit the Accra district of Old Fadama (Agbogbloshie) on a 3-hour walking tour, and learn about the communities who live and work in one of the city’s most deprived, but also innovative, areas. Offering a sensitive introduction to a Ghanaian urban slum, the tour allows you to learn about the inventive ways that locals have forged a living through reclaiming discarded machinery and putting them to new use! The group size is limited to 12 people on this tour, ensuring personalized attention from a guide.
• 3 hours
Delve deep into the heart of the Ghanaian capital’s vibrant market scene on this 3-hour walking tour. Follow a guide through the bustling markets of Makol and Salaga as well as a timber market near the Accra arena, and gain insight into the diverse products on sale. Learn of the many ways local plants and herbs are used in traditional medicine and voodoo rituals while engaging with local tradespeople to perfect your bartering skills. Numbers are limited to 12 on this small-group tour, ensuring a personalized experience.
• 3 hours
Discover the architecture, history and culture of Ghana’s capital city on a 3-hour tour of Accra. Visit the Danish, Dutch and Jamestown neighborhoods that make up this bustling city, and admire pre-colonial buildings while learning about the city’s history and heritage. Follow a guide through the streets, and discover many of the stately homes and colonial mansions that form an important part of Accra’s colorful past. The group size is limited to 12 people on this small-group tour, ensuring personalized attention from a guide.
• 3 hours