Slave Route Tour

Cultural & Theme Tours, Traveler pickup is offered to Accra

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This tour takes us to the coast of Ghana visiting some of the unique places in Ghana noted for the  contribution it had during the transatlantic slave trade which lasted for more than 300 years. Places of interest includes the Cape Coast Castle, Elmina Castle, Asin manso Slave Market/River among others
ItineraryDay 1: Accra City TourStop At: Accra Mall, Accra, Greater AccraStart the day with an Accra city tour through the principal streets of Accra . This tour will take us through the Independence square, the Arts Centre Dubois Centre and the Kwame Nkrumah Mausoleum with a lunch break at the National Museum. Continue with the Accra city tour with a visit to the George Padmore Library on African Affairs then to the Dubois Centre for Pan Africanism, Meet up with historians at the Dubois Centre for debates and discussions Spend the night at a beach resort in AccraDuration: 7 hoursNo meals included on this day.Accommodation included: Park View HotelDay 2: Coast of GhanaStop At: Cape Coast Castle, Cape Coast, Central RegionWe set off for Cape Coast with a stopover at the Posuban Shrine. Upon arrival, we visit the Cape Coast Castle, identified as a World Heritage monuments by the UNESCO World Heritage Foundation. . Spend the night at a beach resort in ElminaDuration: 9 hoursNo meals included on this day.Accommodation included: Coconut Groove Hotel ( African Village)Day 3: ElminaStop At: Elmina Castle, Elmina, Central RegionVisit the Elmina Castle and Fort Jago. After lunch, we take a walk through the historical town of Elmina with a stopover at the Java Museum. Spend the rest of the evening the Cape Coast Cultural Centre for a cultural performance. Spend the night at a beach resort in ElminaDuration: 10 hoursNo meals included on this day.Accommodation included: Coconut Groove Hotel ( African Village)Day 4: Kakum Stop At: Kakum National Park, Cape Coast, Central RegionWe visit the Kakum National Park to experience a walk across the Canopy Walkway. Continue trip to Slave Route of Assin Manso, where the slaves were kept, had a last bath in the “Donko Nsuo” before shipment to the New World. Back to Elmina and spend the nightDuration: 8 hoursNo meals included on this day.Accommodation included: Coconut Groove Hotel ( African Village)Day 5: AccraStop At: Accra Mall, Accra, Greater AccraReturn to Accra with a stopover at the Posuban Shrine , and Fort William at Anomabo before returning to Accra . Overnight stay at a beach resort in AccraDuration: 8 hoursNo meals included on this day.Accommodation included: KokrobiteDay 6: AburiStop At: Aburi Botanical Gardens, Accra, Greater AccraVisit the Makola Market and the Aburi Botanical gardens where we visit the woodcarvers of the mountains for handicrafts like sculptures, face masks, beads, leather, etc. Overnight stay at a beach resort in AccraDuration: 6 hoursNo meals included on this day.Accommodation included: Kokrobite

What’s included

  • Accommodation included: 6 nights
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Fuel surcharge
  • National Park fees
  • Bottled water
  • Driver/guide
  • Professional art historian guide
  • Hotel drop-off
  • Hotel pickup
  • Transport by private vehicle
  • Accommodation
  • Entry/Admission - Accra Mall
  • Entry/Admission - Cape Coast Castle
  • Entry/Admission - Elmina Castle
  • Entry/Admission - Kakum National Park
  • Entry/Admission - Accra Mall
  • Entry/Admission - Aburi Botanical Gardens

What’s not included

  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Lunch
  • Gratuities
  • Food

Itinerary

Day 1: Accra City Tour Stop At: Accra Mall, Accra, Greater Accra Start the day with an Accra city tour through the principal streets of Accra . This tour will take us through the Independence square, the Arts Centre Dubois Centre and the Kwame Nkrumah Mausoleum with a lunch break at the National Museum. Continue with the Accra city tour with a visit to the George Padmore Library on African Affairs then to the Dubois Centre for Pan Africanism, Meet up with historians at the Dubois Centre for debates and discussions Spend the night at a beach resort in Accra Duration: 7 hours No meals included on this day. Accommodation included: Park View Hotel
Day 2: Coast of Ghana Stop At: Cape Coast Castle, Cape Coast, Central Region We set off for Cape Coast with a stopover at the Posuban Shrine. Upon arrival, we visit the Cape Coast Castle, identified as a World Heritage monuments by the UNESCO World Heritage Foundation. . Spend the night at a beach resort in Elmina Duration: 9 hours No meals included on this day. Accommodation included: Coconut Groove Hotel ( African Village)
Day 3: Elmina Stop At: Elmina Castle, Elmina, Central Region Visit the Elmina Castle and Fort Jago. After lunch, we take a walk through the historical town of Elmina with a stopover at the Java Museum. Spend the rest of the evening the Cape Coast Cultural Centre for a cultural performance. Spend the night at a beach resort in Elmina Duration: 10 hours No meals included on this day. Accommodation included: Coconut Groove Hotel ( African Village)
Day 4: Kakum Stop At: Kakum National Park, Cape Coast, Central Region We visit the Kakum National Park to experience a walk across the Canopy Walkway. Continue trip to Slave Route of Assin Manso, where the slaves were kept, had a last bath in the “Donko Nsuo” before shipment to the New World. Back to Elmina and spend the night Duration: 8 hours No meals included on this day. Accommodation included: Coconut Groove Hotel ( African Village)
Day 5: Accra Stop At: Accra Mall, Accra, Greater Accra Return to Accra with a stopover at the Posuban Shrine , and Fort William at Anomabo before returning to Accra . Overnight stay at a beach resort in Accra Duration: 8 hours No meals included on this day. Accommodation included: Kokrobite
Day 6: Aburi Stop At: Aburi Botanical Gardens, Accra, Greater Accra Visit the Makola Market and the Aburi Botanical gardens where we visit the woodcarvers of the mountains for handicrafts like sculptures, face masks, beads, leather, etc. Overnight stay at a beach resort in Accra Duration: 6 hours No meals included on this day. Accommodation included: Kokrobite
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