Welcome to Amedzofe


The village offers breathtaking vistas, a waterfall, forests, a cool climate and plenty of hiking opportunities. There’s a fantastic community-run visitor centre where you can arrange hikes. Popular choices include a 45-minute walk to Amedzofe Falls – the last section is treacherous – and a 30-minute walk to the summit of Mt Gemi (611m), one of the highest mountains in the area, where there is a 3.5m iron cross and stunning views.


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2 Days Eco Volta & Eastern Ghana Tour

ItineraryDay 1: Accra - AmedzofeStop At: Tafi Atome Monkey Sanctuary, Tafi Atome, Volta RegionEngage the friendly monkeys here on a tour through the village. Duration: 1 hourStop At: Afadjato South District AssemblyClimb to the top of the highest mountain in Ghana on an adventurous hike. Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Wli Waterfalls, Hohoe, Volta RegionVisit and possibly soak in the cooling waters of the Wli Falls. Duration: 2 hoursNo meals included on this day.Accommodation included: Overnight at the Abraerica Hotel in Amedzofe Day 2: Amedzofe - AccraStop At: Mt. Gemi, Amedzofe, Volta RegionTake in the breathtaking view of the region from the top of Mt. Gemi with its iconic cross. Duration: 1 hourStop At: Akosombo Hydro Plant, Akosombo, Eastern RegionVisit the Volta Dam which is one of the largest man-made lakes in the world. Duration: 1 hourStop At: Shai Hills Resource Reserve, Greater AccraTake a safari drive of the Shai Reserve discovering some primates such as baboons, zebras, ostrich etc. Duration: 2 hoursNo meals included on this day.No accommodation included on this day.

$3405.15 Multi-day & Extended Tours

12-Day Guided Walking Tour of Ghana and Togo from Accra

Day 1: Accra You will be meet and transferred to your hotel, overnight Day 2: Accra - Shai Hill - Wli Your will drive about an hour to the outskirts of Accra to beads manufacturing company. After your drive will continue to Shai Hills resource reserve.Day 3: Wli You will start your hiking up to Wli upper falls (1000ft) most of the way up is in the open and you will have fantastic view of your surrounding villages, experience the forest, humidity and pressure from the spray of the falls.There is an optional evening of drumming and dance and bonfire at Wli falls. Day 4: Wli -Gbledi-Gbledi Gbogame - BiakpaYou depart from Wli to Gbledi Gbogame for a drive to the foot of mountain Afadjato (29045ft), the highest peak in Ghana. From there, trek up hill through steep and well shaded footpaths within less than two hours after ascent you will reach the summit. The descent is steep walking on lose dirt and stones in Gbledi, adjoining mountain Afadjato,is the highest point in Ghana.Day 5: Biakpa You will take a short drive from Biakpa for an easy walk to Amedzofe falls and you will hike to the summit of mount Gemi above the village. You will see the metal cross erected during the Second World War and stunning view of Volta Lake.Day 6: Biakpa - Kpalime You will take a short drive to the Ghana-Togo border, after immigration and customs formalities, we continue our drive of about one and half hours’ drive to Kpalime. Day 7: Kpalime You will visit the artistic centre, the market and the grand cathedral constructed by German while the First World War.Day 8: Trek Mountain Melekloto called Kinito-agome apedome and Agnedi. You will trek for a total of seven hours from the village to village until you eventually trek to mountain Melakloto. Day 9: Agnedi - Kouma Apoti You will have a total of seven hours of trekking. You will trek from the village Agnedi to Kouma-tokpli passing Agome-tomegbe and kouma apoti. You will discover magnificent landscapes of forest in the jungle with cocoa and coffee.Day 10 : Kouma Apoti - Kouma Konda Today will be another once in a life time experience at a unique studio for vegetable painting where you will meet a young artist. He will lead you in the forest in search of natural pigments to demonstrate the vegetable painting in an unusual studio established in a heart of the forest on the riverside.Day 11: Kouma Konda - Kloto You will continue your visits to kouma konda with the doors and windows of homes painted with the pictures of regional animals, scenes of the village, view the mount Kloto and discover three pretty butterflies famous area of Kloto. Day 12: Kpalime - Lome - Accra Sightseeing at the grand market called nana benz and the artistic village, after you cross the Togo-Ghana border to Accra for your onward flight.

$1187.66 Multi-day & Extended Tours

5-Day Eastern Ghana Highlands Hiking Tour from Accra

Day 1: Accra – Odumase - Shai Hills – Akosombo Your experienced guide will pick you up from your pre-arranged location at 8am. After a brief introduction, you will drive about an hour to the outskirts of Accra to TK Beads. At TK you will see the production of beads. Continue to Shai Hills Resource Reserve arriving late morning.The forest guard will guide you for about two hours hiking to the Shai people ancestral caves. You can’t miss seeing some wildlife like Kobs, Olive Baboons, monkeys and several species of birds. Day 2: Akosombo –Tafi - Atome – Wli - Agumatsa You will drive to Tafi Atome. Upon arrival in Tafi Atome you will start your one hour easy hike for the day on a flat terrain. Collect your banana from your local knowledgeable guide who will lead you to the friendly troops of monkeys at a close range . Out of the reserve you will walk to Tafi Abuipe, a nearby small kente village, where almost every home is engaged in weaving . Day 3: Wli You will wake up in the morning refreshed with good stamina and wearing the appropriate hiking shoes to start your longest and most challenging hiking adventure to Wli Upper falls .Most of the way up is in the open and you will have fantastic view of your surrounding villages, experience the forest, humidity and pressure from the spray of the falls . Day 4: Wli – Gbledi – Gbledi Gbogame - Biakpa After a leisurely breakfast at your lodge depart from Wli to Gbledi Gbogame for a drive to the foot of Mountain Afadjato (29054ft) the highest peak in Ghana. From there trek up hill through a steep and well shaded footpaths Within less than two hours after ascent you will reach the summit. The panoramic view is stunning, however if it is foggy it could affect the beautiful view of the valleys and villages . Another peak higher which is only a couple of meters at the western edge of Ghana sits in Togo.You drive from Gbledi to Golowati to the Tagbo falls . The trek is about forty five minutes on a fairly flat land. Day 5: Biakpa - Amedzofe - Accra You will check out after your breakfast and take a very short drive to Amedzofe. You will see the metal cross erected during the Second World War and stunning view of Volta Lake. The descent trail is steep and rocky. Today will be your last hiking adventure in the far eastern part of Ghana known for its lush green landscapes mountain and water falls. After the hike you will start your journey back to Accra.

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