In the morning depart to Cape Coast in the Central Region, passing through some of the principal streets of Accra.
A stop at Mankesem, a famous settlement of one of Ghana’s Akan tribes, where we will take photographs, interact with local market sellers and native people and then we continue the trip
Kakum National Park, an undisturbed virgin forest situated about 30 km north of Cape Coast.
Arrive at Kakum National Park, which is one of West Africa’s surviving tropical rainforests. This provides an unforgettable “Jungle” experience amidst the tropical vegetation and wildlife. The forest provides the opportunity to see some of Ghana’s indigenous plant life, rare butterflies, flora and fauna. The most popular attraction is the Canopy Walkway, which is made up of seven bridges extending 330 meters and hanging 30 meters above the forest floor.
After lunch we continue to the Cape Coast Castle or Elmina Castle.
Arrive at Cape Coast Castle, formally the seat of the British Colonial administration until 1877 when the capital was moved to Accra. The Castle is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Elmina Castle, also referred to as Saint Georges Castle was built in 1482 and is said to be the oldest European built structure outside of Europe. The castle was used during the Anglo Dutch War of 1664-1666 by Admiral de Ruyter, commander of the Dutch fleet. You will see in the harbor next to Elmina Castle numerous pi-rogues preparing to go to sea, this offers one of West Africa’s greatest photo opportunities. Elmina Castle is also a UNESCO World Heritage site.
$ 90 per person for a group of 4 to 10 people.
$ 110 per person for a group of 1 to 3 people.
This Tour Includes:
• Transportation in private vehicle
• Experienced tour guide
• Admission to listed sites
• Lunch and drinks
This Tour Excludes:
• Cost of visa
• Meals not listed
• Travel Insurance
• Activities not included in this program
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.
This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund.