Join us for a cultural experience to the Motherland to explore the rich history of Ghana, the gateway to West Africa. Enjoy the exhilarating feeling of being welcomed home to the land of our ancestors. This cultural experience explores the history and traditions of Ghana, including the majestic Ashanti Kingdom, a traditional naming ceremony where you’ll receive your African name, and you’ll come through the Door of Return. It will be the trip of a lifetime! Our 8 day/7 night experience takes place November 5-12, 2023. You’ll be traveling to Accra, Kumasi and Cape Coast, Ghana.
For a limited time you can save $200 off your booking when you book with our early bird rate of $2,999 for double occupancy and $3,649 for single occupancy. Valid until 1/7/23
We look forward to hosting your journey!
RCE Travel Group is a travel company specializing in group travel for retreats and cultural experiences. We create and host travel experiences around the world. The founder of our company, Meredith Hurston, is an avid world traveler committed to curating memorable experiences for you. Each of our experiences is hosted by a knowledgeable guide and a RCE Travel Group leader. We pride ourselves in offering you a well-planned itinerary with a good balance of activities, culture, and leisure time.
- Akwaaba Welcome Event
- Accommodations - Single or Double Occupancy
- Accra City Highlight Tour
- Cape Coast Slave Dungeon Door of No Return
- Sankofa Experience - Naming Ceremony
- Cultural Arts Center and Market
- Assin Manso Historic Slave river site
- Kente Cloth Weaving Village
- Ashanti Kingdom/Manhyia Palace
- Farewell Event
- Professional Photographer
If you have any questions about our trip offerings, please feel free to reach out to us.
Meredith Hurston, RCE Travel Group
Merging cultural experiences with city exploration.
Trip Type: Cultural
Take part in lively traditions, explore bustling markets, and sample the local cuisine. Our culture trips include destination highlights, local experiences, featuring exploration designed around cultural immersion & ancestry, access, and I-can’t-believe-we-did-that moments -all at a great price.
Trip Size: Small Group
This is a small group experience; Avg. 20. This means you'll be traveling with people from all over the world- laughter and friendships always guaranteed.
Physical Rating: Light to Moderate
There will be some Light walking and hiking suitable for most fitness levels. Nothing too challenging. Daily activities may include walking tours, visits to sites. If you enjoy nightlife, this trip will require stamina.
We will be commuting via van, bus and walking.
Age requirement: 14+
All travelers must be age 14+ if accompanied by a legal Guardian. Pricing is based on a per person rate.
Traveler Type: Good attitude
Due to the regions that we visit, combined with a festive time of the year, travel can be unpredictable. Roads can be bumpy, technology can be intermittent or the itinerary may call for a change of plan. We are exploring areas where tourism isn't large and our Western standards aren't the standard. Please pack patience, understanding and willingness to learn from it's people first hand & your trip will be amazing!
Double occupancy accommodations suitable for Solo Travelers or Travel Companions. This booking is for 1 room with 2 beds or for a Couple - 1 bed. Each occupant must book separately.
No roommate, no problem. We can pair you or you have the option to designate your own roommate during the booking process. Please note, same sex pairing unless specified.
Your trip balance is paid over Installments. Payments are due on the 15th of each month and must be finalized by Oct 15th. A Late fee of 25.00 is assessed for payments received after the due date. There is no penalty to pay the balance in full prior to installment period end.
Single occupancy accommodations are suitable for a Solo Traveler or traveler seeking private lodging arrangements. This booking is for 1 room with 1 bed for 1 person.
Your trip balance is paid over Installments. Payments are due on the 1st of each month and must be finalized by October 15th. A Late fee of 25.00 is assessed for payments received after the due date. There is no penalty to pay the balance in full prior to installment period end.
Welcome to GHANA!
We will meet you at the Kotoka International Airport, which is situated on the beautiful Gold Coast of West Africa. Our team will help get you checked in at your accommodations. Settle in, relax and feed your eyes to the new environment.
Later this evening, we will host a Welcome Celebration where you'll have an opportunity to indulge in authentic Ghanaian cuisine while getting to know your fellow travelers.