Summary of Tour
- Arrival in Ghana
- Meet at the airport and transfer to your hotel. overnight in Accra
- Accra City Tour
- Accra to Cape Coast
- Cape Coast to Kumasi
- Kumasi to Accra
Details of tour
DAY 1 Arrival in Ghana
Meet on arrival and transfer to your hotel for overnight.
DAY 2 Accra City Tour
Depart for a city tour of Accra and we will visit the Du Bois Centre Memorial Centre for pan African Culture. Tour the national Museum to see both pre-historic as contemporary Ghanaian and African art and artifacts. Have lunch at a Local Restaurant. Drive through down-town Accra for a visit to the Kwame Nkrumah Park and have a guided tour into the life and work of this great African leader. Stop by for shopping at the Arts centre. Return to the hotel via the “Black star square” where major anniversaries are held. Overnight in Accra
DAY 3 Accra to Cape Coast
Leave for Cape Coast and tour Cape Coast Castle built by the British in 1667 and used during the Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade and tour the infamous dungeons where African captives were held before sent to the Americas. We will also watch a video on the social organization of the country before the coming of the Europeans to the shores of Ghana as the West African Historical Museum. Continue our tour the Elmina Castle built by the Portuguese in 1482 which is the biggest European architecture in Sub Saharan Africa used by the Portuguese and the Dutch during the slave trade for a guided tour. Continue the Kakum National Park to experience a rare tropical rain forest and have
adventurous walk on the “canopy walkway”. To have a panoramic view of this tropical rain forest with different spices of butterflies. Also learn about the cultural and social values of the trees to the people. Overnight in Cape Coast.
DAY 4 Cape Coast to Kumasi
Leave Cape Coast for Kumasi. Arrive in Kumasi and visit the Kumasi Cultural Centre and the Prempeh Museum for a guided tour into Ashanti Culture. Overnight in Kumasi.
DAY 5 Kumasi to Accra
Today we will visit the Manhyia palace museum for a guided tour where you will see rare royal paraphernalia and effigies of past Ashanti Kings. Continue to the craft villages of Ahiwiaa for wood carvings, Ntonso for traditional adinkra cloth where you can also make your own patterns and visit the world famous kente weaving village of Bonwire. Continue to Accra and arrive late evening for overnight.
DAY 6 Departure
Leave for the airport for your flight back home.