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Ghana

3.5
Beaches · Castles · Monuments

Popular things to do in Ghana

Cape Coast Castle ©
World heritage site
Cape Coast Castle Cape Coast
4.5
Duration: 2h 30 min
Kakum National Park ©
National Park
Kakum National Park Cape Coast
4.1
Duration: 8 hours
Elmina Castle ©
Castle
Elmina Castle Elmina
4.4
Duration: 2 hours
Kwame Nkrumah Memorial Park ©
Monument
Kwame Nkrumah Memorial Park Accra
3.8
Duration: 1h 30 min
Ghana features a diverse economy, a strong and sturdy democratic tradition, and many of the natural and cultural highlights for which the continent has become known. National parks represent some of the main attractions in Ghana, with a diverse array of wildlife to be seen, including lions, monkeys, elephants, and birds. Forts dating back to the slave era act as focal points for explorations of the coast and help to connect the country to important points in global history. Use our Ghana trip planner to arrange the hows, wheres, and whens of your trip to Ghana.

Kid-friendly things to do in Ghana

Labadi Pleasure Beach ©
Beach
Labadi Pleasure Beach Accra
2.7
Duration: 2 hours
Bojo Beach ©
Beach
Bojo Beach Accra
3.8
Duration: 2 hours
Sakumono ©
Beach
Sakumono Tema
4.0
Duration: 2h 30 min
Kokrobite Beach ©
Beach
Kokrobite Beach Accra
2.5
Duration: 2 hours

Nature in Ghana

Wli Waterfalls ©
Waterfall
Wli Waterfalls Hohoe
4.5
Duration: 4 hours
Mole National Park ©
National Park
Mole National Park Larabanga
4.3
Duration: 8 hours
Tongo Hills ©
Geologic Formation
Tongo Hills Bolgatanga
5.0
Duration: 2h 30 min
Mt. Gemi ©
Mountain
Mt. Gemi Amedzofe
5.0
Duration: 1h 30 min

Hidden gems in Ghana

Busua Beach
Beach
Busua Beach Busua
4.8
Duration: 2 hours
Mole Boy Travel and Safe Guide Tours ©
Safari
Mole Boy Travel and Safe Guide Tours Tamale
5.0
Duration: 4 hours
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Walking tour
Walking tours Kumasi
4.8
Duration: 4 hours
Global Mamas ©
Gift & Specialty Shop
Global Mamas Accra
4.5
Duration: 1h 30 min

Historic Sites in Ghana

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James Town Lighthouse ©
Lighthouse
James Town Lighthouse Accra
2.8
Duration: 1 hour
W.E.B. DuBois Center ©
Historic Site
W.E.B. DuBois Center Accra
4.0
Duration: 2 hours
Black Star Gate ©
Historic Site
Black Star Gate Accra
4.2
Duration: 30 minutes
Wesley Methodist Cathedral ©
Church
Wesley Methodist Cathedral Kumasi
4.6
Duration: 2 hours

Shopping in Ghana

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Accra Mall ©
Shopping Mall
Accra Mall Accra
2.9
Duration: 3 hours
Kumasi City Mall ©
Shopping Mall
Kumasi City Mall Kumasi
4.6
Duration: 2h 30 min
Makola Market
Flea Market
Makola Market Accra
3.0
Duration: 2 hours
Sun Trade Beads ©
Gift & Specialty Shop
Sun Trade Beads Accra
4.5
Duration: 30 minutes

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Places to visit in Ghana