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Activities & Transport
- Meet the Locals
- Car with driver
Main travel focus
Guided Coastal Trekking in Western Ghana
- Slave Castle tour at Cape Coast Castle
- Local cooking experience
- Hike to Cape Three Point and take a fun canoe ride on the Ezile River
- Discover quaint Busua
This 6 day holiday experience will enable you discover the lifestyle, culture and traditions of the locals from the west coast of Ghana.Their main occupations are farming and fishing.
The sites you will visit has been carefully selected for you to explore places that has traces of European influence.
Start off in Accra, from where you'll transfer to Butre. Visit Cape Coast Castle and learn about Ghana's infamous slave trade history.
Then, hike down to Busua, and quaint coastal town with friendly locals and colonial buildings.
Head to Akwidaa for a hike to Cape Three Point and a fun canoe ride on the Ezile River.
Learn how to cook authentic Ghanaian food with locals, before you go further to Elmina and visit Kakum National Park.
- 5 Nights accommodation with breakfast
- Private A/C vehicle with fuel
- Professional English-speaking driver
- All attractions and activities fees
- Private tour guide
- Complimentary bottle water
- 24h ongoing service
- Accommodation on day of arrival in Ghana
- Lunch & Dinner
- Accommodation on day of arrival (from $100 per person for comfort accommodation)
Example Trip to customize
Welcome to Exciting Ghana!
Your knowledgeable guide will meet with you at your Accra hotel.
You will have a short orientation on what to expect during the trip.
After, he will accompany you in your private car and transfer you to Butre.
Make a quick detour to Cape Coast Castle, which is known for its infamous slave history.
Continue to Butre and arrive in the late evening.
Experience Life in the Butre Local Community and Meet the Chief
Enjoy most of your day today by visiting the local community to observe how they spend their time.
Pay a visit to the local chief to greet him.
Trek to the Coastal Town of Busua
Walk from Butre to the nearby coastal town known as Busua.
The beach is beautiful, with a fishing harbour full of friendly people.
Continue to Dixcove, boasting European colonial-era buildings dating back to the 1600s.
Visit the fort built by the British that survived more attacks than any in Ghana.
Trek back to Butre before sunset.
Trek to Cape Three Point in Akwidaa
Today you will drive to Akwidaa to begin yet another exploration into the stunning natural beauties of the West Coast.
On arrival, you will cross the Ezile River using a wooden bridge and trek to Cape Three Point.
Visit the lighthouse, where you will have an overview deep into the Atlantic Ocean.
Back in Akwidaa, take a canoe ride on the Ezile River to the forest to see reptiles, birds, and monkeys.
Learn How to Cook Ghanaian Food
The highlight of today will be learning to cook a local dish of your choice using local ingredients.
Learn about the women's lifestyle here, and how they support their husbands and raise their children.
Ask about the challenges they face in accomplishing the tasks.
In the evening, you will be led by a local guide to walk along the palm-fringed beach in search of sea turtles.
Visit the Kakum National Park
Depart to Elmina early in the morning to visit the oldest European building in Ghana known as St. George's Castle in Elmina.
Take a short walk around the biggest fishing harbor in Ghana with its colorful canoe boats. If time allows, you will visit the Kakum National Park, where you can walk along the canopy walkway
Return to Accra to end the tour.