Epic Cape Coast /Elmina trip

Cape Coast, Ghana

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Emmanuel techie Mensah
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Duration: 2 days
Group size: 1 - 25
Epic Cape Coast /Elmina trip
Cape Coast, Ghana

Emmanuel techie Mensah
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$NaN
Duration: 2 days
Group size: 1 - 25

About this trip

 Our tour begins with pickup at your destination, then travel along to Kakum  National Park, a coastal forest that’s home to hundreds of bird species, a remarkable population of forest elephants, and endangered animals that include the giant bongo antelope, Diana monkey, and yellow-backed duiker. Follow a hiking trail to the park’s 1,150-foot (350-meter) canopy walkway, a series of seven bridges linking enormous trees, and  listen to the sound of tropical bird song in the surrounding forest. Throughout the walk, your guide will help explain the social, cultural, and medicinal significance of the plants and trees you see, and help spot wildlife at the edge of the trail, from there we visit Hans cottage botel, which is ideally located on a countryside, not far from  the national park, on you way to cape coast. Carved out of the woods for serenity and comfort, spells out a unique environment as a choice of  relaxation on your visit and also to see crocodiles. continue to Elmina slave castle, the first castle in the country  built in 1482 as a Portuguese trading settlement, the 91,000 sq foot  behemoth was one of the principal slave depots in the transatlantic slave trade and then to the Elmina fish market. the Cape Coast Castle, Upon  arrival at the castle, start exploring with a guide, who will share the  tragic history of the moving site. Cape Coast Castle is one of roughly  40 “slave castles” along West Africa’s Gold Coast, and was the final  stop for some enslaved Africans on the “middle passage” trading route to  the Americas. Visiting the castle, dungeons, and individual cells with a  guide offers insight into the conditions that enslaved Africans faced,  and into the dark history of slavery in Africa.  Other  interesting places in the Cape Coast such as traditional Asafo company posts, where you can see colorful shrines, a combination of the symbolic and mythical, local fishing village, local market, colonial Cemetery  and forts. Choose the date that’s most convenient for you, select a time and book your tour. Don’t miss this fantastic tour to see the historical cities  like never before. Book your spot right now! 


What’s included

  • transportation
    the tour is 5hours tour and it involves 35minute drive tranportation from Cape Coast to kakum rain forest and Elmina township
  • entrance ticket
    Clients are to pay their own tickets at the sites

Available options

fishing tour and boat ride
$70

Itinerary

DAY 1
Kakum rain forest and canoy walk

We will explore Kakum rain forest. drive from cape coast through farming villages like Efutu, jukwa and abrafo. The forest in Kakum ranges from true rain forest - Moist Evergreen  Forest - to seasonally dry Semi-deciduous Forest. It contains hundreds  of species of herbaceous and woody plants. The forest is home to many  endangered and rare mammals such as the Diana Monkey, Bongo,  Yellow-backed Duiker and elephant    THE CANOPY WALKWAY  In March of 1995, Kakum National Park became home to the only canopy  walkway on the Africa continent. The walkway provides both tourists and  researchers privileged access to the rain forest's canopy. The 350 meter  long bridge connects seven tree tops; it is constructed of wire rope,  aluminum ladders, wooden planks and safety netting 

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Emmanuel techie Mensah
Our tours takes you to the hidden place in the historical cities