Ghana was one of the first African countries to become independent from colonial rule. Visit its capital and largest city, Accra. A city tour shows the contrast of colonial buildings and modern skyscrapers. Travel to the Cape Coast to visit the Cape Coast Castle and its museum to learn about its history as one of the emotional departure points from Africa. Continue to Elmina to visit Elmina Castle, the oldest European building in Africa, erected by the Portuguese in the 15th century.
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Accra is the capital and largest city in Ghana. This intriguing city located on the Atlantic Ocean has maintained its unique identity. Accra has a mix of architecture: colonial buildings, castles built in the 17th century and modern skyscrapers. The city offers museums, beaches, traditional markets, busy nightlife, and good food.
On this 8 Day tour, you will get to see some of the best of Ghana. In Accra, Ghana’s capital city, visit the National Museum to see unique Ghanaian art and African history. Then travel to Kumasi, the historical and spiritual capital of the old Ashanti Kingdom. In Elmina, visit the Kakum National Park with its highest suspension rope bridge.