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9 Days Culture tour itinerary for ghana: Explore Life In Ghana

Accra, Elmina, Kumasi, Shai Hills Resource Reserve

Culture Tour
History Tour
Eco Tourism Tour
Explore Life in Ghana

Memorial Park in downtown Accra


Explore beautiful beaches, waterfalls, ancient coastal forts as you go sightseeing in Ghana. Visit Shai Hills Wildlife Reserve, Umbrella Rock, craft markets, and indulge in rainforest canopy walkway at Kakum National Park.

DAY 01

Arrival in accra

  • Arrival at Kotoka International Airport in Accra

  • Safe transport to your hotel in an air-conditioned 4X4 vehicle.

  • Upon arrival ,check in to the hotel and relax. Later, go out for city orientation tour, if time permits.

  • Overnight stay at a mid-range beach front hotel in downtown Accra.

DAY 02

Accra city tour

  • Meet your guide at 8:30 am and leave for a guided tour of Accra.

  • Visit to famous attractions such as Kwame Nkrumah Monument, Independence Square, Makola Market, Jamestown, W.E.B. Du Bois Center and more.

  • Overnight stay at the hotel.

DAY 03

Wildlife, waterpark and more

  • In the morning, depart for Shai Hills Wildlife Reserve and hike to the bat caves.

  • Stop at a bead workshop near Volta River to watch this interesting handcraft.

  • Enjoy spending time at the waterpark near Volta River and indulge in paddle-boating and a watersides.

  • Overnight stay at a mid-range chalet on the banks of the Volta River.

DAY 04

Umbrella Rock, Boti Falls, Craft Market

  • Get ready for a moderately strenuous 45-minute morning hike to Umbrella Rock for stunning vistas.

  • After this, enjoy a scenic drive to Akaa Falls. Make your way through 250 concrete steps to the bottom of the falls.

  • Depart for Aburi Botanical Gardens and Aburi craft market.

  • Overnight stay in an upscale guesthouse near the Achimota golf course.

DAY 05

Elmina Castle, Posuban Shrines, Fort San Jago

  • Early in the morning, check out and get transferred to the historic town of Elmina.

  • Tour the U.N. World Heritage Site of Elmina Castle.

  • Explore the Posuban Shrines, Fort San Jago and fishing lagoons in central Elmina.

  • Overnight stay at a deluxe oceanfront resort on a secluded beach.

DAY 06

Busua Beach, Fort Metal Cross, Stone Village

  • Proceed to Busua, a wide beach that is one of Ghana's most beautiful.

  • In the afternoon, set out for a beach hike or bike tour to Fort Metal Cross in Dixcove and the Stone Village.

  • Later in the day, relax at the beautiful beach of Busua or walk around the village.

  • Overnight stay at an ocean-facing room in a deluxe beach house.

DAY 07

Nzulezu Stilt Village, Beach, Fort Apollonia, Beach Afternoon

  • Early in the morning, depart for the beach village of Beyin near the western border of Ghana.

  • Enjoy a canoe ride through Amansuri wetlands to the stilt village of Nzulezu.

  • Have beachside fun in Beyin and take a tour of Fort Apollonia or optionally visit Axim Beach.

  • Overnight stay at an ocean-facing room at a deluxe beach house.

DAY 08

Kakum National Park, Crocodiles, Anomabu Beach Village, Fort William

  • Leave for western Africa's only rain forest canopy walkway.

  • Experience sighting crocodiles in the ponds, and weaver bird community at Hans Botel.

  • Visit the fishing village of Anomabu and the famous Fort William.

  • Overnight stay in an upscale beach resort (no TV).

DAY 09

Accra Departure

  • Leave for Accra in the morning. On the way, visit local sites of attraction.

  • Enjoy some time socializing with the locals.

  • Receive a traditional blessing for a safe journey from a spiritual leader.

  • Transfer to the airport 2 hours before your evening flight.

  • End of the tour.

  • 4500 USD Per Group (* pricing is based on means of transportation and accommodation preferences, if something luxury or budget, kindly contact for a review)
  • Souvenirs

  • Transportation

  • Entrance fees 

  • Guest house

  • Bicycles

  • Video camera fee

  • For accommodation preferences, kindly get in touch for a pricing review.

Accra, Elmina, Kumasi, Shai Hills Resource Reserve

Culture Tour
History Tour
Eco Tourism Tour

Contributed By

Evans Aguiyi

starting from
USD 4500
Type of Tour

Private Tour


This tour is offered throughout the year.

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