Duration: 1 day
Max people: 4
Location: Accra
Price: $200.00
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Itinerary

1 DAY TOUR OF ACCRA

Accra

Your guide will pick you up in Accra and lead your on a quick tour of Ghana’s vibrant capital city. Accra is a city teeming with historic sites, museums, and lively markets waiting to be explored.

The tour can be customized to your desires and can include any of the following sites:

  • The National Museum – houses a fascinating collection of Ghana’s historical treasures ranging from prehistoric to modern times
  • Centre for National Culture – this arts and crafts bazaar and textile market is a great place to find traditional handicrafts from all over Ghana
  • Makola Market – this place is teeming with vendors offering practically everything for sale in hundreds market stalls
  • Independence Square – with the Independence Arch and the memorial to the Unknown Soldier, this is the site for many national celebrations
  • The National Theatre – The distinctive architecture of this modern building encompasses an important national centre for the performing arts.
  • Kwame Nkrumah Mausoleum – This is the last resting place of the first President of Ghana, and a famous Pan-Africanist.
  • Jamestown – this historical area is most famous for the historic Osu Castle, which is now a government building. Nearby Oxford Street is a vibrant area with some of Accra’s best restaurants, bars and shops. Street vendors line the sidewalk and sell trinkets, souvenirs and fake Rolex watches.
  • Accra Zoo – this small zoo holds a collection of birds and animals indigenous to Africa.
  • University of Ghana at Legon – Ghana’s premier centre of higher education was founded in 1948 and features distinguished building and resplendent gardens.
  • Labida Pleasure Beach – this public beach is located on the western edge of Accra. The three-km beach is wide and sandy and popular with locals and visitors. The festive beach has a good selection of restaurants and snack bars, and entertainment is provided by a wide variety of musicians, acrobats, and other performers. There is a small entry fee, but the facilities include changing rooms and showers.

The tour will include lunch at either an authentic Ghanaian restaurant or a resort restaurant.

After your tour, your guide will return you to your hotel or other location in Accra.

Price is per group for up to 4 people. Please contact us for arranging tours for larger groups.

Price does not include any entrance fees, food, or drink.

Featured photo by David Stanley via CC-BY-2.0, Accra  photo by  Stig Nygaard via CC-BY-2.0,

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