Ghana is a country of both natural and cultural diversity. Tour Kakum National Park, one of West Africa’s surviving tropical rainforests for a taste of wildlife, or visit Kumasi, the seat of the Ashanti empire whose craft markets are unique in the world. For a taste of history, visit Elmina Castle and photograph the harbour below filled with fishermen’s pirogues or the Cape Coast Castle that now houses the West African Historical Museum.
"I had an absolutely exceptional 287 days on this trip! The trip notes prepared me well for what to expect! At times in was rough, just like the trip notes said it would be! My guide worked her butt off to ensure the trip ran smoothly and could even bake cakes over an open fire! The food was healthy..."
reviewed 22 Aug