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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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YELLOW FEVER CERTIFICATE !

Boarding the plane in Lisbon, I had to show this to board! Please plan ahead! The vaccination lasts 10 years and is cheaper and easier than death. Please get vaccinated at least 10 days prior to...
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Odds and ends

T-shirts rather than tank tops: the equatorial sun is fierce...Also I found T-shirts better than Indian kurtas, which are more suited to a dry climate (I may try them again in Mali if I get there...
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Sunscreen

Ghana is very hot so dress to the weather Well let me be the first to welcome u to my motherland be forwarned ghanaians we are good but not all of us are so if u come get someone u know who lives...
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Pack light

I would say one carry on size backpack/rucksack. It will get you thru customs quick on both ends and they will fit on your lap or under a seat on a bus if you pack them right. I hate having to lug...
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obvious things but also . . .

a long sleeved top and/or thin jumper because occasionally it does get less hot. closed toed shoes, fire ants aren't fun. mosquito repellent, sun screen, etc plenty of pain killers just in case as...
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Mossie repellent

Very small bags to carry your items around with you. But do put hotel type shampoo and conditioner the local Rastas really appreciate it Summer clothes and light shoes but long tops and trousers for...
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Books for the road

If you come to Ghana, as I did, thinking it will be easy to find books by Ghanaian and other African authors, think again. I only found a few in Legon University Bookstore (which is worth...
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Clean sheets

In a lot of hotels/guesthouses in Ghana it is not normal to supply the guests with sheets in the rooms. And because the average Ghanaian room has mattrasses and pillows that don't look too clean...
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Bradt Guide

An essential thing to bring with you when you are planning to travel through Ghana, is the Bradt Guide on Ghana. There is no guide like this one about this country. Lonely Planet only has a guide...
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Mosquito Repellent

If you're like me and from America, forget the 25% mosquito repellent. African mosquitos are ridiculous. 25% is NOTHING to them. Either wait til you get to Ghana and get their mosquito repellent,...
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General tips from a health care provider

Make sure you bring luggage and/or bags that you wouldn't mind getting dirty. Ghana is a very dusty country..forget about bringing your nice purses & bags!!! I only stayed in Ghana for 1 month from...
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mosquito repellant

towel,sponge,soap.tooth paste etc. t-shirts,shirts,sandals,jeans,trousers and shorts.shoe and canvas mosquito repellant,soap,sponge,towel,shaving cream,drugs for malaria. camera and video shooter...
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Changing Money

No need for a tent, though a light sleep sack for hostels where there are no sheets or you wouldn't trust the sheets is a must. No one told me before I went, but bring US Dollars cash to change,...
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Some of the basics for Ghana....

Durable luggage, particularly something that cleans easily: it's VERY dusty in Ghana! Wheels are good, but not everywhere in Ghana has paving, so expect to carry your luggage a lot.Take an empty bag:...
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Accra

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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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