Dates: Friday, December 27th, 2019 – January 3rd, 2020
Day 1 Friday, December 27th, 2019
Arrive in Accra today. Welcome to Ghana!!! Enjoy the beautiful hotel and rest up! Tonight is the welcome dinner where we will enjoy Ghanaian cuisine and cocktails and get to know one another.
Dinner: Our reservations are at 9 pm (21:00 hrs).
Day 2 Saturday, December 28th, 2019
Today we will head to Afrochella!!! VIP entry included in your package!
Day 3 Sunday, December 29th, 2019
Today we will head to Cape Coast. We’ll visit Elmina Castle, Kakum National Park, and have lunch/dinner on the beach!
Day 4 Monday, December 30th, 2019
Today will be filled with various cultural experiences, including a visit to the Makola Market.
Day 5 Tuesday, December 31st, 2019
New Years Eve! We’ll start the day by visiting the W.E.B. DuBois Centre in Accra, head to the Accra Arts Center and finish up with fireworks on the beach!
Day 6 Wednesday, January 1st, 2020
Have you heard of Slow Foods Ghana!? If not, you’ll learn today!
Day 7 Thursday, January 2nd, 2020
Free time to shop, go on excursions and/or relax!
Day 8 Friday, January 3rd, 2020
Enjoy your last day in Ghana, and let’s head to the airport!
*The agenda is subject to change… with that being said, of course, we’ll be enjoying the nightlife daily; no need to post that on the daily agenda!
Valid passport, visa, and proof of yellow fever immunization should accompany travelers before departure. Passport should be valid for at least 6 months before departure date. An email copy of the itinerary and suggested packing list will be sent after your experience is paid in full.
4-star hotel accommodations
Breakfast is included daily
Transportation to and from all scheduled events
Transportation to and from the airport
If you need a roommate, select the two-person package, and email us firstname.lastname@example.org; we will assign one for you.
Transportation for night time club/social activities
Entry into any night time club/social activities
When will I receive my hotel itinerary?
Specific 4-star hotel accommodations will be received within 3 weeks of the trip with our trip packages and details.
You will need a visa along with your passport to enter the country. Ghana visas are issued at the Ghana Consulate in Washington DC and Houston, TX. You have the option of getting a single or multiple entry visa. Please see details on obtaining your visa below:
Ghana General Travel Details:
Ghana Visa-Embassy of DC
Ghana Consulate Houston
The yellow fever vaccination is the only vaccine required to enter the country of Ghana. After receiving the vaccination you should receive a yellow card confirming your vaccination. Along with your passport and visa, you must have your yellow card with you to enter the country of Ghana. If you’re unable to get vaccinated due to medical reasons, please consult with your primary care provider on your options. Furthermore, consult with your primary care provider regarding any additional travel vaccinations. As an option, local travel clinics may be able to assist with travel vaccinations. Check with your medical insurance regarding any travel vaccinations that may be covered. The CDC has stated there is a yellow fever vaccination shortage. We recommend obtaining your yellow fever vaccination soon.
CDC Website for additional resources: https://wwwnc.cdc.gov/travel/destinations/traveler/none/ghana