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Accra Markets Walking Tour

Accra Markets Walking Tour
Duration:
3 hours
From:
USD 43.00
Delve deep into the heart of the Ghanaian capital's vibrant market scene on this 3-hour walking tour. Follow a guide through the bustling markets of Makol and Salaga as well as a timber market near the Accra arena, and gain insight into the diverse products on sale. Learn of the many ways local plants and herbs are used in traditional medicine and voodoo rituals while engaging with local tradespeople to perfect your bartering skills. Numbers are limited to 12 on this small-group tour, ensuring a personalized experience.

4-Day Wildlife Safari in Mole National Park from Accra

4-Day Wildlife Safari in Mole National Park from Accra
Duration:
4 days
From:
USD 695.00
Enjoy once in a life time 4 days walking safari and game drive safari at Mole National Park, which brings you close up to the various animals you see in their natural habitat. Your base is the Mole Motel, a basic resort with an absolute gorgeous view of elephant watering holes of Mole National Park located at an amazing and stunning location Nearby the park is Mognori eco village where you will take a canoe safari on Mole River to inside the Mole national Park. Outside the park you will take a full day return trip to Wechiau Village.

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Things to do in Accra if you have a Kotoka Airport Layover or Extended Kotoka Airport Stopover


If you have an extended layover at the Kotoka Airport or staying in town, why not consider getting out with some fun activities? We list a few here and there are many more on Accra.LayoverIdeas.com.


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Accra Slavery Museums and Forts Walking Tour

Accra Slavery Museums and Forts Walking Tour
Duration: 3 hours

Priced From: USD 36.00

Discover the history and heartbreak of slavery in Ghana on this poignant 3-hour tour of Accra's former slave forts and slavery museums. With a knowledgeable guide, explore two former forts whose cramped chambers once imprisoned countless slaves. See the dungeons of James Fort; view chilling slave-era artifacts at Ussher Fort Museum; and visit the poignant Brazil House Museum of History while learning about this horrific human trade and how it still impacts on Ghana today. Numbers are limited to 12 on this small-group tour, ensuring personalized attention from a guide. ... Read More

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Old Fadama Slum Tour in Accra

Old Fadama Slum Tour in Accra
Duration: 3 hours

Priced From: USD 36.00

Visit the Accra district of Old Fadama (Agbogbloshie) on a 3-hour walking tour, and learn about the communities who live and work in one of the city's most deprived, but also innovative, areas. Offering a sensitive introduction to a Ghanaian urban slum, the tour allows you to learn about the inventive ways that locals have forged a living through reclaiming discarded machinery and putting them to new use! The group size is limited to 12 people on this tour, ensuring personalized attention from a guide. ... Read More

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Accra Architecture and Neighborhoods Tour

Accra Architecture and Neighborhoods Tour
Duration: 3 hours

Priced From: USD 36.00

Discover the architecture, history and culture of Ghana's capital city on a 3-hour tour of Accra. Visit the Danish, Dutch and Jamestown neighborhoods that make up this bustling city, and admire pre-colonial buildings while learning about the city's history and heritage. Follow a guide through the streets, and discover many of the stately homes and colonial mansions that form an important part of Accra's colorful past. The group size is limited to 12 people on this small-group tour, ensuring personalized attention from a guide. ... Read More

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Full-Day Private Tour of Accra

Full-Day Private Tour of Accra
Duration: 1 day

Priced From: USD 40.00

This tour takes you through some historic sites of the city to places such as the Kwame Nkrumah Mausoleum which is dedicated to the lasting memory of the African of the last century and other interesting places.

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Accra Markets Walking Tour

Accra Markets Walking Tour
Duration: 3 hours

Priced From: USD 43.00

Delve deep into the heart of the Ghanaian capital's vibrant market scene on this 3-hour walking tour. Follow a guide through the bustling markets of Makol and Salaga as well as a timber market near the Accra arena, and gain insight into the diverse products on sale. Learn of the many ways local plants and herbs are used in traditional medicine and voodoo rituals while engaging with local tradespeople to perfect your bartering skills. Numbers are limited to 12 on this small-group tour, ensuring a personalized experience. ... Read More

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Accra Cultural Walking Tour: Arts, Crafts and Industry

Accra Cultural Walking Tour: Arts, Crafts and Industry
Duration: 3 hours

Priced From: USD 43.00

Explore the creative and artistic side of Ghana's busy capital city on this 3-hour walking tour of Accra. Watch local fishermen hauling in their catch, see bakers hard at work producing fresh loaves and learn how Accra's craftspeople salvage scrap metal and turn it into precious jewelry. Allow a guide to introduce you to many of the city's workers, traders and artisans, and discover how Accra is full of talented, creative and enterprising people. Numbers are limited to 12 on this small-group tour, ensuring a personalized experience. ... Read More

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Accra Food Tour: Markets, Dinner and Cooking Class

Accra Food Tour: Markets, Dinner and Cooking Class
Duration: 2 hours

Priced From: USD 51.00

Get to grips with the exotic food, flavors and dishes of West Africa on this captivating 2-hour tour of Accra's markets! With an expert guide beside you, delve into the city's buzzing street markets to experience the region's dishes, ingredients and cooking styles. Watch traders prepare everything from piping-hot stews to grills; try some delicacies for yourself; and learn about Ghana's culinary traditions from the locals. Then, ride a 'tro-tro' — a shared taxi — to a local hostel for a Ghanaian cooking masterclass before enjoying the creations for dinner. ... Read More

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Half-Day Accra City Tour

Half-Day Accra City Tour
Duration: Flexible

Priced From: USD 130.00

This mini tour of Accra will take you to the core of the city to explore places such as the Makola Market which is the largest open market in Accra. This fascinating market has been compartimentalized into various sections to make shopping easy for buyers. You will have the chance to walk through this unusual busy market and even get the chance to bargain for stuff you would like to purchase. We will continue the tour to the oldest suburbs of the city to explore British Accra as identified by the Fort James, Dutch Accra as identified by the Ussher Fort, Danish Accra as marked by the Christianborg Castle and Brazil Accra in Ga Mashie identified by settlements of Returnee slaves from Brazil. You will visit the Kwame Nkrumah Park to learn about the Great Pan-African who championed the course for Africa's independence and liberation.  End up at the Art Centre for shopping.... Read More

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