16 days in Ghana Itinerary

16 days in Ghana Itinerary

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Fly to Kotoka International Airport, Drive to Amedzofe
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Amedzofe
— 3 nights
Drive to Accra, Fly to Kumasi
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Kumasi
— 4 nights
Drive
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Cape Coast
— 2 nights
Drive
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Busua
— 1 night
Fly
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Accra
— 5 nights
Fly

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Amedzofe — 3 nights

Amedzofe is a settlement north of Ho in the mountainous region of the Ho Municipal District of the Volta Region of Ghana.It is presently located in the Newly Created Ho-West District Assembly. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Amedzofe: Wli Waterfalls (in Afegame), Tafi Atome Monkey Sanctuary And Cultural Village (in Tafi Atome) and Tagbo Falls (in Tayi). There's still lots to do: take in the awesome beauty at Mt. Gemi and contemplate the long history of Forts and Castles, Volta, Greater Accra, Central and Western Regions.

To see traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Amedzofe holiday builder tool.

Bengaluru, India to Amedzofe is an approximately 22-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 5.5 hours traveling from Bengaluru to Amedzofe. Traveling from Bengaluru in March, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 31°C in Amedzofe. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to travel to Kumasi.
Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Wildlife
Side Trips
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Kumasi — 4 nights

A bustling center of trade and culture, Kumasi remains among Ghana's liveliest and most significant urban centers.
Kumasi is known for museums, shopping, and zoos & aquariums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: get the lay of the land with Walking tours, hunt for treasures at Kejetia Market, get engrossed in the history at Okomfo Anokye Sword Site, and buy something for everyone on your list at Kumasi City Mall.

For maps, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Kumasi attractions planning site.

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Amedzofe to Kumasi takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Amedzofe in March, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Kumasi, with lows of 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to drive to Cape Coast.
Museums · Tours · Shopping · Historic Sites
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Cape Coast — 2 nights

While it may seem like a regular fishing port at first glance, Cape Coast bears traces of the Portuguese, British, Danish, Swedish, and the Dutch colonists who variously ruled here.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): step into the grandiose world of Cape Coast Castle, then step into the grandiose world of Elmina Castle, and then steep yourself in history at Fort St. Jago. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the striking landscape of Kakum National Park.

For reviews, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Cape Coast travel planner.

Traveling by car from Kumasi to Cape Coast takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Cape Coast can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 31°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to go by car to Busua.
Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Museums
Side Trip
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Busua — 1 night

Start off your visit on the 4th (Mon): enjoy the sand and surf at Busua Beach and then step into the grandiose world of Fort Metal Cross.

To find ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read Busua trip planner.

Getting from Cape Coast to Busua by car takes about 2.5 hours. In April in Busua, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 31°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can fly to Accra.
Parks · Historic Sites · Beaches · Outdoors
Side Trip
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Accra — 5 nights

On a tour of Accra, you can experience the vivacious and dynamic atmosphere of Ghana's sprawling capital city, a commercial and tourist hub of the region.
Accra is known for beaches, sightseeing, and shopping. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: tour the pleasant surroundings at Labadi Pleasure Beach, contemplate the long history of W.E.B. DuBois Center, look for gifts at Global Mamas, and explore the world behind art at Gallery 1957.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Accra travel itinerary planner.

You can fly from Busua to Accra in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and bus. In April, daily temperatures in Accra can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) to allow time to fly back home.
Shopping · Museums · Parks · Beaches
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Ghana travel guide

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Beaches · Castles · Monuments
Gold Coast
Ghana features a diverse economy, a strong and sturdy democratic tradition, and many of the natural and cultural highlights for which the continent has become known. National parks represent some of the main attractions in Ghana, with a diverse array of wildlife to be seen, including lions, monkeys, elephants, and birds. Forts dating back to the slave era act as focal points for explorations of the coast and help to connect the country to important points in global history.