Day 1 Accra
Border information: if you are joining in Accra, then you will most likely enter Ghana at Accra Kotoka International Airport (IATA code: ACC). There will be an important group meeting at 10:00am at the joining hotel - please look out at the hotel reception for a note from your leader with more details about this important meeting. Your leader will collect your kitty and check your passport, visas, and insurance details at this meeting. The afternoon will be free to explore the city of Accra. Please note that many of the options listed below will only be possible for those with extra time in Accra before the start of your trip with us - please contact the Sales team if you would like to book pre-tour accommodation with us to have extra time exploring Accra. In Accra we will stay in a comfortable hotel with good facilities.
Visit the Kwame Nkrumah Memorial Park, dedicated to the founding father of independent Ghana - Cost: GHC 5
Learn all about the history and culture of Ghana in the National Museum - Cost: GHC 40
Visit the famous Labadi Beach situated on the outskirts of Accra - Cost: GHC 5
Visit the outside of the famous Osu Castle, the seat of power in Ghana since the 1600s - Cost: GHC
Freely explore the area of Jamestown, Accra's oldest district and a vibrant fishing area - Cost: GHC
Freely explore the huge Independence Square and Black Star Arch in Accra, where independence was celebrated in 1957 - Cost: USD