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Full-Day Private Tour of Accra
"This tour will take you some historic sites of the city to places such as the National Museum which has exhibits on some ancient relics from both Ghana and other parts of Africa. You will also see the site of Ghana’s first president and the African of th the WEB Dubois Centre for Pan African Culture and shopping spree to put your negotiation skills to test. You will also see some markets of Accra landmarks fantasy coffins etc."""This tour takes you through some historic sites of the city to places such as the Kwame Nkrumah Mausoleum which is dedicated to the lasting memory of the African of the last century and other interesting places.title=Highlights&1=Full-day+tour+of+Accra&2=Enjoy+a+comprehensive+tour+of+Ghana%27s+vibrant+capital+city&3=Ideal+for+families+and+solo+travelers&4=Includes+entry+fees%2C+round-trip+hotel+transport+and+the+expertise+of+a+local+guide&5=Receive+personalized+
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Half-Day Accra City Tour
"This 5 hour tour will commence at the convinience of the client and first visit the Makola Market with its beautiful display of products. Continue to the old suburbs of Accra such as the British Dutch Brazillian and Danish Accras. Following this will be the Kwame Nkrumah Museum and Park to learn about the African of the last century Osagyefo Dr. Kwame Nkrumah and shop at the Art Centre in Accra before retiring the day. This mini tour of Accra will take you to the core of the city to explore places such as the Makola Market which is the largest open market in Accra. Th Dutch Accra as identified by the Ussher Fort Danish Accra as marked by the Christianborg Castle and Brazil Accra in Ga Mashie identified by settlements of Returnee slaves from Brazilfollowing the abolishing of the infamous slave trade. You will visit the Kwame Nkrumah Park to learn about the Great ""
From $130.00
 
Accra Markets Walking Tour
"What better way to understand more about life in Accra the capital city of Ghana than by spending time exploring the city’s many markets on a small-group tour! Accra is a bustling and busy capital city and its markets are testament to that. See for yourself as you discover the beautiful artistry and craftsmanship in the products on sale and learn about the area’s culture and traditions. Marvel at the exotic food produce on sale and perhaps take home a souvenir or two of your trip!After meeting your guide in heart of Old Accra stroll to the city’s Makola and Salaga markets. Listen to your guide and discover the all-important art of bartering for items that you might like to buy throughout the tour. If you’re lucky you may even be let in on a local secret or two to help you mak
From $43.00

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be sure to bring

Make sure you bring some mosquito repellant and sunscreen. The bugs seemed to be worse in the smaller cities -not too bad in Accra. Most of the locals seemed immune to the humidity but I was sweating...
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Meeting people

When you meet people, you don't just shake the hand. When you meet somebody in Ghana, you shake the hand and you also slam the medius with your friend's one.When you meet several people, you must also...
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Post office.

Post office.Post is very slow in Ghana, but not much than in other African countries.You must have a PO BOX because there is no postman delivering the mail. (there is even no addresses).When you want...
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Palm Wine

Palm WineIn West Africa, they drink Palm Wine. Ghanaian are even more drinking this alcohol because they have a lot of palm trees and also because religion does not prevent them from drinking...
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An ancient city, but a beautiful one. See it.

Cape Coast was the capital of the British Gold Coast possessions until the 1870s, when the capital was transferred to Accra. At the port in Cape Coast, they export products of the district, such as...
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An ancient city, but a beautiful one. See it.

Cape Coast is the capital of the Central Region. The area was settled by the Portuguese in 1610. The Swedes built in 1652 the fort of Carolusberg, which passed to the Dutch in 1659 and to the British...
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Accra, djembe playing at a sunday afternoon

After many hours at a shady terrace of Akuma Village, looking at the blue ocean at a lazy sunday afternoon, Louis, a local boy, invited me to his shop nearby. at the Arts Centre. After he showed me...
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Listen to the radio!

Ghanaian FM stations, most of which are less than ten years old, are extremely lively, and if you want to get a sense of what Ghanaians are talking about, you have to listen to the phone-in shows,...
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Eating in Ghana

The most common feature of Ghanaian meals is a soup, more like what Westerners think of a sauce, accompanied by a starch. The most common starch staple is fufu, which is cooked cassava, plantain or...
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Washi washi...

Please.....learn how to wash by hand before you come to Ghana. They will teach you AND have a good laugh of you....but it is a very social activity, especially for us women....washingtime is...
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You just HAVE to visit the...

You just HAVE to visit the Mole National Park, Pagga crockodile park in the north, Volta lake (one of the biggest man made lakes in the whole world), Nzulezo (a village built on poles in the water),...
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Kakum national park

About one hour by bush taxi from Cape Coast, there is the Kakum National park.It is in an area of rain forest. The main attraction of the park are for sure the swinging bridges up to 40 meters above...
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Ghana

Ghana is one of the coastal countries in westafrica. In contrast to its neighbours, it was once a british colony what explains why many people there are english speaking.For tourists, it is more or...
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Try the local food. Some of...

Try the local food. Some of it is down right distgusting, like the smoked rat in the grasslands while the rest of it is an experience. Must try the RED RED (red chilli beans) & plantaine (fried banana...
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Popular Cities in Ghana

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Accra

Greater Accra Region
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Kumasi

Ashanti Region
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Cape Coast

Central Region
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Tamale

Northern Region
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Bolgatanga

Upper East Region
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Mole National Park

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1 Labadi By-Pass, Labadi Beach, Trade Fair, Accra, Ghana
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Cape 3 Point road, Akwidaa-Busua
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Top Things to Do in Ghana

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Elmina Castle

The Elmina Castle was buit by Portuguese in 1482 as São Jorge da Mina, it was after several attemts conqueed by the Dutch in 1637 and building then Fort Coenraadsburg (also called Fort Sao Jago da...
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Posuban Shrines

Posuban Shrines are unique to Ghana’s central region. These shrines where made by Asafo companies, they are traditional voluntary groups for the defense of their town against invaders, but today its...
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Fort St. Jago

Fort St. Jago, opposite of Fort Elmina was built by the Dutch built in 1652 to protect Fort Elmina, you will have a wonderful view over Elmina, but walking up that steep hill is exhausting. Entrance...
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