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8 Days History tour itinerary for ghana: Measure The Wealth Of Cultural & Natural Heritage

Kumasi, Akosombo, Tafi Atome, Mount Afadjato, Tamale, Mole National Park, Accra

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Embark on an engaging journey that will take you to the most incredible, unforgettable and noteworthy sites of the country, including Wli Waterfalls, Akosombo Dam and Sword Monument of Okomfo Anokye. Also, get a taste of local lives on your visits to Bonwire Kente Village, Tamale Cultural Centre and Kumasi Cultural Centre.

DAY 01

Cedi beads, tafi atome monkey santuary

  • Depart shortly after breakfast to Volta Region, and en route, visit Cedi Beads where glass bottles are recycled into beads. 

  • Head into Tafi Atome Monkey Sanctuary to play and feed Mona monkeys. 

  • Learn about the community and how eco-tourism has contributed to the development of this village. 

  • Check-in to the guesthouse before dark to have rest.

DAY 02

Mt. afadjato, wli water falls

  • Hike to the highest mountain in Ghana, Afadjato, (885m above sea level) in the morning which will take about 3 hours maximum. 

  • After the hike, proceed to Wli Waterfalls with your Ghana tour guide. Spend the rest of the day having fun by the waterfall.

  • In the evening, chill out at the Guesthouse.

DAY 03

Depat volta to kumasi en route akosombo

  • Depart for Volta Region shortly after breakfast.

  • Visit Akosombo Dam, The biggest hydroelectric dam in Ghana located on the amazing Lake Volta that produces over 1,020MW of electrical output.

  • Have lunch on the lake and go on a Boat Cruise on the world’s largest man-made lake to the side view of Ghana’s hydro-electric Dam.

  • Leave Akosombo shortly after the boat cruise and head into Kumasi, one of the largest cities in Ghana.

  • Check-in to your guesthouse for the night.

DAY 04

kumasi

  • Have breakfast and depart to Bonwire Kente Village. Bonwire is popular for Kente weaving. Kente is a colourful Ghanaian traditional fabric which is worn mostly on important occasions and celebrations. A lot of the kente cloth that you see in Ghanaian markets actually comes from Bonwire.

  • Drive back to Kumasi and visit the historical Manhyia Palace, the seat of the Asantehene of Asanteman, as well as his official residence.

  • Explore the Cultural Centre, the Sword Monument of Okomfo Anokye and discover the world of modern art in a clean and comfortable museum setting.

  • Kejatia Market market is your next destination, West Africa's busiest and largest open-air market. Talk with the women traders at the market and shop for cloth and local items; here you will have the opportunity to use your bargaining skills.

  • Return to your guesthouse before dark.

  • In the evening, head out to experience the nightlife in Kumasi.

DAY 05

depart kumasi to tamale (mole national park)

  • Check out from your Guesthouse, have breakfast and spend the entire day travelling to Tamale.

  • Stop along your journey to have lunch and set off stopping at Mole national park, Ghana's largest national park and the home of the biggest elephant in Africa. Dinner and overnight at hotel in Mole.

DAY 06

mole national park

  • Spend the entire day exploring the national park and what Mole is got to offer. 

  • Go on a morning walking safari. Spot wildlife such as monkeys, elephants, warthogs, antelopes, deers, buffaloes and more. 

  • Have breakfast on return and spend the afternoon at the poolside viewing elephants and warthogs from a distance. 

  • Later in the day, visit the Larabanga Mosque, Ghana's renowned and oldest mosque. 

  • Also, learn how Shea Butter is made. 

  • Return to the hotel before dark.

DAY 07

depart mole national park to kumasi

  • Set off early after breakfast and drive to Kumasi.

  • En route, make a stop at Tamale Cultural Centre.

  • Continue the journey with the aim to arrive in Kumasi before dark.

  • Have dinner and overnight at Guesthouse in Kumasi.

DAY 08

depart kumasi to accra

  • Go to Accra where you will be dropped off at your hotel.

  • 1050 USD Per Adult , 525 USD Per Child
  • Accommodation 

  • Bottled drinking water

  • Transportation (AC Vehicle) 

  • All entrance fees included

  • Ghana tour guides to selected sightseeing

  • Wifi 

  • Flights

  • Visas

  • Insurance

  •  Meals and beverages not mentioned

  • Tips/Gratitude 

Kumasi, Akosombo, Tafi Atome, Mount Afadjato, Tamale, Mole National Park, Accra

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Safari
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History
History Tour
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