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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.

$346.98 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

$3788.10 Multi-day & Extended Tours

8-Day Guided Safari of Ghana from Accra

Day 1: Accra You are met at the Kotoka International airport and transferred to your Accra accommodation. Day 2: Accra - Tamale Depart from Accra to the domestic airport at Kotoka International Airport for your domestic flight to Tamale Airport. Upon arrival you will be met and transferred to Mole National Park. You arrive at Mole motel, a stunning location situated on the escarpment overlooking the watering holes with a pleasant pool. The motel offers a great base to explore the park.Day 3: Tamale After a restful night, you will wake up in the African jungle for your morning foot safari, accompanied by your guide in the park with the possibility of viewing many different animals. After the morning foot safari you return back to base. You will depart 15kms on a dirt road from Mole Motel to Mognori Eco Village. In the late afternoon accompanied by your guide you will take your last game drive. Day 4: Wechiau Hippo Sanctuary You will head to the Wechiau Hippo Sanctuary. Wechiau Hippo Sanctuary is a protected area consisting of a 40 km stretch down the length of the Black Volta River. The Wechiau Sanctuary is home to hippos, bats, chameleons, hedgehogs and many different types of lizards and snakes.Day 5: Lake Bosumtwe - Boabeng Fiema You will head to the south of Ghana from Mole to Lake Bosumtwe the largest natural lake in Ghana with deep cultural resonance of the Ashanti’s. During the drive you will see great diversity to the landscapes which will change from savannah to tropical forest. En route you stop at the Boabeng Fiema Monkey sanctuary to see the Mona and Colobus monkeys.Day 6: Kumasi Market - AdanwomaseToday you will relax and take in the sights and sounds of the beautiful and peaceful serene lake area . It is a free day but you will have optional free excursions to the Kumasi market, the biggest open market in west Africa and to the cultural center or visit Adanwomase kente weaving village and Adinkra cloth printing village.Day 7: Tafi Atome You will depart from lake Bosumtwe to the Volta region. Upon arrival you will visit the Tafi Atome monkey Sanctuary at a small village. You take a short hike to Wli Water falls for one hour walk on foot bridges passing through thick and semi deciduous forest. Take a dip in a refreshing shallow pool at end of the walk. In the evening you will be entertained with cultural dance and drumming. Day 8: Wli - Accra In the morning you leave Wli village behind to Accra. On the way you stop at the Shai Hills Resource Reserve for a 2 hour walking safari. You will see troops of olive bamboos. You continue to Accra to the Kotoka International Airport for your onward flight.

$1680.15 Cultural & Theme Tours

VOLTA REGION TOUR

This tour starts in the morning after breakfast and you will be picked up and drop-off at your hotel. Fees paid includes,transportation, admission tickets,guide fees. We will start from Mountain Afadjato climb to the highest point in Ghana, this takes couple of hours and requires some determination. keep yourself hydrated it a long way.  Take a rest for the day and then visit the Wli waterfall,here we will climb the cliffs. A large colony of bats can be seen clinging to the cliffs. You are also allow to swim and wash down at the fall. Tents can be put to spend the night by the falls. Lake Volta is the largest  man-made lake, in terms of surface area. A canoe ride on the lake is one of the most beautiful sights in Ghana. We make our way to the Tafi Atome monkey sanctuary, here you will be able to get up close to the monkeys and feed them.  Relaxing day at the Keta lagoon or one of the many beaches in the Volta region.

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