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Ghana is nature lover’s delight. It’s a sunny equatorial climate and fallow well watered soils sustain an enhancement selection of wildlife, ranging from monkeys to elephants, antelopes, crocodiles marine turtles to hundreds of colourful birds and butterfly species.
More than 5% of the country’s surface area has been accorded official protection across 14-16 national parks or lower profile conservation parks which the most popular tourist destinations are vast Mole National Park in the Northern Region, Kakum National Park near the Coast and Monkey Sanctuaries such as Tafi Atome monkey sanctuary, Boaben Fiaman monkey sanctuary, Shai Hills babools sanctuary, Kyabobo National park at Nkwanta in Volta North.
We offer safaris, beaches, museums, water falls, mountaineering, bike, Food, Culture and history tours. Providing customized tour package is our responsibility. Care Volunteers Network is a member of Trip Advisor, Guide Advisor and tourist link as activity supplier.
All tourist are invited to book for the following tours as follows:
Ghana is a country with a very complex history. There is a lot of diversity in this country. There is a vintage look to it. This country has been through a lot of pain and scrutiny and looking at it now gives a very unique feeling in context of its pain and suffering. But at the same time this country is vibrant and full of scenic beauty and it will surely give you the peace that you are in search for.
We are going to bring to you a tour that will let you have an insight to this place.
Let me tell you what the main areas of this itinerary are for you to visit:
Detailed Tour Itinerary
You will be be picked up at Kotoka International Airport in Accra from where you will be driven to your accommodation. Later in the afternoon after lunch at you hotel, you will visit the Independence Square. We will later head off to Kwame Nkrumah Mausoleum.
Your first stop will be Fort James, which was built around the late 19th century by the Portuguese. The colonial rule established a large number of buildings and structures around the city and they can still be seen. Some of these are in ruins, some still accessible.
We will also make our way to the Ussher fort, which has a great historical importance.
Walking through the city, you will go through the High Street Accra. This street is the heart of all the commercial activities in Jamestown. You can take a stroll and even check your bargaining skills in the area if you would want to.
Your first stop will be Shai Hills Wildlife Reserve, which is the closest wildlfe reserve to Accra. This forest became a reserve in 1962. This place was a home to the Shai people for a long long time until the British ejected them in 1892. THe remains of the Shai people can still be found in this wildlife reserve.
Next stop is the Dodowa Forest, which has a rich history. This was the battlefield for the Kantamanso War which ended with the defeat of the Great Ashanti Warriors.
We will also make our way to the Dodowa village, where we will have lunch in a comfortable restaurant.
Walking through, your next stop is the Tsenku Falls. This is located near Dodowa, near the greater Accra district region of Ghana. Dropping from a height of about a 250 feet, this is a very scintillating waterfall that will calm you for sure.
Abound in the glory of nature at its zenith; soak in the ancient calls echoing amidst the green. Try spotting the Great Blue Turacos’ aerial procession where these magnificent birds streak the sky with their psychedelic red, green and blue colors.
This rainforest is one of the most virgin, ancient forest lands of East Africa.
This is a place where you can bargain way much more than what you can always expect. This place is a heaven if you are into shopping and more accurately, street shopping. This market place is a good place for you to souvenir shop too.
Spend these three days in a beautiful national park in the west african tropical savannah. You will have a chance to spot elephants, giraffes, rhinos, hippos etc.
This day we will visit the village Ntoso and look at the handicrafts that they make. You will also visit the other villages in this locality and spend the entire day understanding their culture and their lifestyle. You can also visit the handicrafts markets and check your bargaining skills.
We will also visit the nearby churches and temples.
We will drive towards the Gold Coast, where the castle is situated.
This castle has a very unique history. This castle was originally built for trading purposes until it was converted into a slave castle by European traders. This castle was later rebuilt by the British in the 18th century. This site was also rebuilt again in the 20th century by the Ghanaian government. This is also known as Castle and Dungeon.
Also, in the castle's end which faces the Atlantic Ocean is the Gate of no return. This is the last stop of the castle.
The Elmina castle was erected by the Portuguese in 1482. Slowly and gradually, this castle started to wear off due to natural reasons and the Ghana Government took the task of its renovation in 1990s. Renovation is still under process. You can anyways enter the castle and have a look at the Portuguese architecture techniques and civil engineering.
We will also visit the splendid beaches of Ghana in the end. You will end your day safari relaxing at the beach looking at the endless water body that is in front of you.
Next we will also visit Kakum National Park, which is located in the central region of Ghana. This is home to all those who have an extreme love for nature. This park is mostly undisturbed and the most famous national park in the area.
11 nights in 2and 3* hotels
2 nights at Mole Motel Meals: