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$250 Day Trips & Excursions

A Ghanaian Village Experience Tour

TorgorrmeDeparture from Accra Hotel/ Residence at 8:00 am to Torgorme in an air conditioned 4x4/ Sedan provided by Landtours  • 10:00 am arrival at Torgome in the Volta Region where you'll receive a traditional African name and become a member of an African village. Then learn about and try your hands in one of the local industries of the village such as pottery or fish farming. • 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm Enjoy lunch on your own at the VRA Guest House located near the breathtaking Volta Lake, the biggest man made lake in Africa. 1:15 depart Lunch to Shai Hills Reserve • Arrive at Shai Hills Reserve at around 1:40 pm. The Shai Hills Nature Reserve combines nature conservation, rich cultural and archaeological sites with splendid scenic beauty. Trek through the Savannah plains to view West Africa’s big game: antelopes, bush-bucks, krobs, baboons, monkeys, and many bird species including the crested eagle, ground hornbill, blank bellied bustard and more. • Visit the Obonu Tem & Se Yo Caves which Serve as home to many animals, notably insectivorous bats. Learn about the various artifacts that have been found on this very site (homeland to the Krobbo people) • 4:00 pm depart to Accra and Arrive at Accra Hotel/ Residence at 5:30pmRoad transportation in air conditioned vehicle • A trained driver/ tour guide to escort the group for duration of tour (Fluent in English)

$298.75 Cultural & Theme Tours

VOLTA ESCAPADE

You will be picked up from your hotel at 6:30am for the Volta Region. Drive past the scenery views of the mountains and vegetation and across the Volta Lake which houses the largest man-made lake in the world. This river spans some 400kms from north to south and joins the Atlantic Ocean at Ada. The first site to visit the Afadja mountain popularly called Afadjato. Towering at 885meters, this is the highest mountain in Ghana. In an adventure fashion, climb to the top to conquer this imposing height. For the lover of adventure, this comes in with great fun with a reward of a beautiful scene from the top seeing as far as your eyes can see. Continue to the Wli which just under 30mins away. Hike to the base of the Wli waterfalls crossing 9 bridges on this 45mins walk. You will be rewarded when you get the falls with an opportunity to soak yourself in its cascading water. End the day at the Tafi-Atome Monkey village.  For this community the monkeys are sacred creatures. They have protected them and their habitats for over 200 years. Play with these friendly monkeys on this adventure. You will arrive in Accra early evening.

$346.47 Cultural & Theme Tours

Cloth making tour

Enjoy an airport welcome and pickup to your chosen hotel.You are then picked at your hotel in a bus to the cloth making village.Before we embark on the journey,the tour guide will give you a short safety briefing. Then, you’ll be ready for your 3 hour scenic journey to the village.Departing from Accra,you'll first head to the Volta Region only( if you opted for the one day tour)and then to the Ashanti Region( on the 7 day tours)After seeing how the two different cultures make their cloth,we then head to the north( that isn’t the 12 day tour) on flight from Kumasi.Extra 50 euros will be charged on non English tourists to provide the best translation as possible

$66.25 Multi-day & Extended Tours

Trekking Eco Volta Adventure Tour from Accra

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Afadjato GblediThis is the highest mountain in Ghana. Trek to the peak in an adventurous hike. Sweat your way to the top to have the sense of great accomplishment. Be on top of Ghana on this tour. Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Wli Waterfalls, Hohoe, Volta RegionThis is the highest waterfall not just in Ghana but in the entire West African Region. Take a 45 minutes walk to the base of the three level waterfall. Dip yourself in the cooling waters of Wli to cool down from the hike of Afadjato. Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Tafi Atome Monkey Sanctuary, Tafi Atome, Volta RegionThe friendly monkeys will make your day by playing with you as you feed them. As cunning as they are, learn a few tricks from these wonderful creatures. Duration: 1 hour

$106.25 Day Trips & Excursions

ECO VOLTA EXPEDITION

Departing Accra, drive north east to the Volta Region of Ghana with its lush landscape and arrays of ecotourism sites. The first place of visit will be the Afadjato Mountain which is the highest peak Ghana at an altitude of 2,905 foot. After conquering the mountain continue to the 1,600 feet high Wli Waterfall which is the highest in West Africa. Continue to the Tafi-Atome village to observe the sacred monkeys at the Sanctuary. These mysterious animals are seen as native of this twin town and are one with the community. Engage them as you get to play with them and feed them. 

$2550 Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

VOYAGE GHANA 2019

ItineraryDay 1: AIRPORT PICK & ORIENTATION Stop At: Kotoka International AirportYou will be met and transferred to your hotel for Orientation.Duration: 1 hourNo meals included on this day.Accommodation included: Overnight at Fiesta Royale Hotel - a 4 star HotelDay 2: GREATER ACCRA REGION TOUR 1Stop At: Black Star Gate, Accra, Greater AccraYou will start your tour with a visit to the Black Star Square, An enormous public square and parade ground built to celebrate Ghana's independence. Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Kwame Nkrumah Memorial Park, Accra, Greater AccraYou will also visit the memorial site of Ghana’s first president and the African of the 20th century, Osagyefo Dr Kwame Nkrumah, Duration: 1 hourStop At: James Town Light HouseYou will continue your tour by visiting the famous Jamestown lighthouse fishing Village.Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Shai Hills Resource Reserve, Greater AccraYou will end your tour for the day with a trip to Shai Hills Game reserve. It is one of the easiest and most accessible wildlife viewing options in Ghana. Several hills inside the reserve offer some incredible views over the plains of the park.Duration: 3 hoursMeals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: Overnight at Fiesta Royale Hotel - a 4 star HotelDay 3: CENTRAL REGION TOURStop At: Elmina CastleYou will depart for historic Central Region and tour Elmina Castle and township.Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Cape Coast Castle, Cape Coast, Central RegionYou will continue your visit to Cape Coast Castle, a UNESCO World Heritage site built by the British.Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Kakum National Park, Cape Coast, Central RegionYou will also visit the Kakum National Park spanning 357km2. It boasts of the only Canopy Walkway in Africa, which offers an excellent walking tour through the forest to see much of Ghana’s indigenous plant life.Duration: 4 hoursMeals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: Overnight at Coconut Groove Hotel - a 4 star Hotel.Day 4: WESTERN REGION TOURStop At: Nzulezo -The Village on Stilts, Beyin, Western RegionYou will depart Cape Coast for Nzulenzu ‘ The Village on stilt’. Nzulenzu is one of the Amasuri Wetland, a Ramsar site and the largest inland swamp forest in Ghana.Duration: 3 hoursStop At: Busua Beach ResortYou will make your way to Busua beach for relaxation and swimming. Busua’s long sandy beach is clean and safe for swimming and water sports Duration: 3 hoursMeals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: Overnight at Coconut Groove Hotel - a 4 star Hotel.Day 5: ASHANTI REGION TOUR 1Stop At: Manhyia Palace Museum, Kumasi, Ashanti RegionYou will depart to Kumasi, the heart of Ghanaian culture and history, visiting places such as the Manhyia Palace which has served as the seat of the Ashanti monarchy since 1924, and the Military Museum. Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Kejetia Market, Kumasi, Ashanti RegionYou will proceed to the centre for national culture and take a thrilling walk through the Kejetia market known as the largest open market in West Africa. Duration: 4 hoursMeals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: Overnight at Golden Tulip Hotel - a 4 star Hotel. Day 6: NORTHERN REGION TOURStop At: Larabanga Mosque, Larabanga, Northern RegionYou will depart for Mole National Park about 446kms North of Kumasi via Larabanga Mosque. Built primarily from packed earth, Larabanga is Ghana’s oldest mosque, and one of the country’s most revered religious sites. Duration: 1 hourStop At: Mole National Park, Larabanga, Northern RegionYou will continue your trip to Mole National Park, Ghana's largest wildlife refuge. You will take the evening safari walk of the park to discover its diverse animals' species. Some of the primates to see includes elephants, warthogs, antelopes, baboons etc.Duration: 4 hoursMeals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: Overnight at Zaina Lodge - a 5 star Hotel.Day 7: ASHANTI REGION TOUR 2Stop At: Ahwiaa Nnuam (Wood Village), KobicityYou will depart Mole in the morning and embark on a visit of the craft villages of Ashanti to Ahwiaa for woodcarving. Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Ntonso Adinkra Craftsmen, Kumasi, Ashanti RegionYou will continue by visiting Ntonso for Adinkra textile and Bonwire for kente. The Akan people have a richly diverse culture that translates into pictorial symbolism, similar to that of Egyptian Hieroglyphics. Adinkra is an important part of the Ashanti culture, an ethnic subgroup of the Akan people.Duration: 1 hourMeals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: Overnight at Golden Tulip Hotel - a 4 star Hotel.Day 8: VOLTA REGION TOUR 1Stop At: Volta Hotels AkosomboYou will also visit Lake Volta, the largest man-made lake in the world by surface area and the 4th largest in terms of volume for a boat ride and relaxation. Duration: 3 hoursMeals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: Overnight at Volta Hotel Akosombo - a 4 star Hotel. Day 9: VOLTA REGION TOUR 2Stop At: Afadjato GblediYou will visit Mountain Afadjato, which is the highest mountain in Ghana for a hike. Duration: 4 hoursStop At: Wli Waterfalls, Hohoe, Volta RegionYou will then make your way to the Wli waterfall which is the highest in West Africa for some more hiking and swimming. Duration: 3 hoursMeals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: Overnight at Volta Hotel Akosombo - a 4 star Hotel. Day 10: GREATER ACCRA REGION 2Stop At: Makola Market, Accra, Greater AccraYou will use this day for last minute shopping experience before your departure flight tomorrow. You will visit The Makola market, Ghana's second largest open market.Duration: 2 hoursStop At: The Accra Arts Center, Accra, Greater AccraYou will continue your shopping by visiting the National Art and Craft Centre, where you can shop for Souvenirs for yourself and love ones back home. Duration: 4 hoursMeals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: Overnight at Fiesta Royale Hotel - a 4 star HotelDay 11: RELAXATION AND AIRPORT DROP OFFStop At: Labadi Pleasure Beach, Accra, Greater AccraToday will be a relaxation day. You will take a trip to one of the famous beaches in Ghana, Labadi beach. Officially known as the La Pleasure Beach, is a scenic stretch of sand situated in Labadi, a suburb of Accra. There are dozens of bars and restaurants littered across the place, where you can enjoy cool beers and local food like charcoal-grilled tilapia, spicy kebabs and jollof rice. There are also stalls where you can buy continental dishes like french fries, burgers and salads.Duration: 4 hoursStop At: Kotoka International AirportYou will depart the hotel to the airport ontime for your flight.Duration: 2 hoursMeals included: • BreakfastNo accommodation included on this day.

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