9 Days Local Experience

1 - 9 Days
TYPOLOGIES

Multi Days

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DIFFICULTY

Medium

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MIN. AGE

3 Years

1700 $

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$1,700.00Add to cart

The purpose of this tour is to give guests the experience of  the typical Ghanaian lifestyle and culture especially in the Northern part of Ghana. It involves outdoor adventures and walking tours as we learn about some hand craft businesses like basket making, pot making, shea butter making and Fugu(local  cultural attire) making. This tour is also an opportunity for people to participate in local and physically engaging activities.

Itinerary

Tour Location: Multi Destinations.

Tour begins at agreed pick up point in Accra

Day – Accra

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Walking tour in the city depending on the time of arrival. Stay in Accra overnight.

Day2 – Kumasi

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Bonwire Kente weaving village is a village located in Juaben, Kumasi. This is where the popular Ghanaian local cloth “kente” originated from. It is also one of the leading kente weaving locations in Ghana. Kente is a local cloth made up of different patterns, colours and designs which is worn on special occasions like festivals, weddings, naming ceremonies as well as enstoolment of kings, queens and chiefs.

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Okomfo Anokye Sword Site is a sacred site to the people of Asante. It is the site where Okomfo Anokye, a high priest in Ghana planted an unmovable sword known as “the sword of unity and strength” to aid in uniting Akans in Ghana. Till now, there are no records of the sword being removed by visitors and nationals.

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We will get to explore some cool hangout spots in Kumasi at night. Overnight stay in Kumasi.

Day3 – Kumasi

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Manhyia palace is the home of the King of Asante. It is a palace that upholds the heritage and values of centuries of Ashante culture. It is the administrative headquarters of the “Asante Kingdom”. The palace holds history of the Asantes since before the arrival of the British in the Gold Coast during colonial rule till date.

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Prempeh II Museum, popularly known as Kumasi National and Cultural Center is a national workshop for crafts, art performances and a museum. The museum was established by Nana Prempeh II and is well noted for portraying Asante culture and history. At the museum, visitors learn about the lifestyle and beliefs of the Ashantis. Drive to Tamale. Overnight stay in Tamale.

Day4 – Tamale

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We will get the opportunity to interact with the locals and take a walk through the city of Tamale. After this we will take the opportunity to relax at the hotel.

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We will get to explore some cool hangout spots in Tamale at night. The night life experience has to do with live activities that happen in the city at night, either in the neighborhood, streets or interesting locations that are fun to be at. Overnight stay in Tamale.

Day5 – Tamale

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The Mole National Park is one of Ghana’s largest wildlife Parks which serve as a habitat to countless and multiple animals and plant types including elephants, buffalos, and many others.

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It is a small Islamic Mosque which had its foundation naturally built with Its style and architecture different from all other mosques in the world making it a leading tourist site in the northern region of Ghana.

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The Mystery Stone is another interesting tourist site in the Larabanga township: the Mystery behind the stone is that, the stone always moves back to its original resting place when it has been moved from its original place. The night will be spent at a hotel in Tamale.

Day6 – Tamale

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This day will be for tourists to experience the Tamale lifestyle with the locals which will include their food, music & dance, culture, beliefs, how they trade and others. This interesting activity will aid tourists to perceive the locals and their environment within which they live. Overnight stay in Tamale.

Day7 – Tamale

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This tour will be a village tour with the locals in the typical Tamale village to experience the mud and hut houses, stream visiting, cooking in local pots made of clay and others. There will also be a tour to the chief palace, an experience of commercial bus boarding and many others. Overnight stay in Tamale.

Day8 – Tamale - Accra

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Kintampo Water Falls is the highest fall in the Bono Region in Ghana. The fall has beautiful and nice natural attractions. The waterfall is found in a deep forest and has a cozy scenery. Drive to Accra. Overnight Stay in Accra.

Day9 – Accra

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The center is named after William Edward Burghardt Du Bois who was an African-American civil rights activist and later became a citizen of Ghana in the 1960s. He is often known as the ‘Father of Pan-Africanism’. The centre is where he once lived with his wife and where they are now buried. It houses his personal library, a small museum with a handful of personal effects such as his graduation robes. The mausoleum is surrounded by Asante stools, a seminar room, a restaurant, a gallery, an amphitheater and a research center for Pan-African history and culture.

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Kwame Nkrumah Mausoleum is also known as the Kwame Nkrumah Memorial Park. It is the last resting place of the first President of Ghana, Osagyefo Dr. Kwame Nkrumah. This museum is dedicated to him to honour his dedication in liberating Ghana, formally known as Gold Coast, from colonial rule. The Museum houses the personal effects and publications of Osagyefo Dr. Kwame Nkrumah and pictures showing his life history with some of the most famous people of his time.

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The Centre for National Culture crafts market can also be simply known as the Arts Center. There are so many different stalls selling different varieties of Ghanaian inspired arts and crafts and this is one of the cool places to shop in Accra. There is so much to see and buy from woven Kente cloth, wooden sculptures to earrings and other fashion accessories matched with the latest in African Attire fashion from all over Ghana.

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Kwame Nkrumah commissioned the Independence Square, also known as Black Star Square, to honour the visit of Queen Elizabeth II. Independence Square is a vast, empty expanse of concrete overlooked by spectator stands which can seat about 30,000 people. The Independence Arch was an inspiration to other African countries vying for independence and the Flame of African Liberation. The roundabout before the square contains in the center, the Black Star Gate also known as the Black Star Monument which was built in 1961. The vast area, built under Kwame Nkrumah, is designed for huge events and military marches and commercial events such as concerts and fashion shows, which take place throughout the year. Departure after the activities on day 9.

Travel safe during COVID-19

A note from ProTour Africa
What you can expect during your visit:
• Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
• Guides required to regularly wash hands
• Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
• Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
• Face masks required for guides in public areas
• Face masks required for travelers in public areas
• Social distancing enforced throughout the experience
• Face masks provided for traveler

Package specifications

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Services NOT included

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