6 days in Ghana Itinerary

6 days in Ghana Itinerary

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6 days in Ghana Itinerary

Start: Accra
1
Accra
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Busua
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Cape Coast
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  2​h
End: Accra

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Accra

Accra ©
On a tour of Accra, you can experience the vivacious and dynamic atmosphere of Ghana's sprawling capital city, a commercial and tourist hub of the region.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Mon): take in the exciting artwork at Artists Alliance Gallery, tour the pleasant surroundings at Labadi Pleasure Beach, steep yourself in history at Black Star Gate, then browse the exhibits of Kwame Nkrumah Memorial Park, and finally browse for treasures at Sun Trade Beads. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get the lay of the land with Walking tours, browse the exhibits of The Loom, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Bojo Beach.

To find reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Accra trip builder tool .

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Accra. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in June, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can travel to Busua.

Things to do in Accra

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Labadi Pleasure Beach ©
Labadi Pleasure Beach
Artists Alliance Gallery ©
Artists Alliance Gallery
Kwame Nkrumah Memorial Park ©
Kwame Nkrumah Memorial Park

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Busua

Busua ©
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Wed): contemplate the long history of Fort Batenstein, then step into the grandiose world of Fort Metal Cross, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Busua Beach.

Discover how to plan a Busua trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Traveling by combination of flight and car from Accra to Busua takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Busua can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to drive to Cape Coast.

Things to do in Busua

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Fort Metal Cross, Fort Batenstein
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Fort Metal Cross ©
Fort Metal Cross
Fort Batenstein ©
Fort Batenstein

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Cape Coast

Cape Coast ©
While it may seem like a regular fishing port at first glance, Cape Coast bears traces of the Portuguese, British, Danish, Swedish, and the Dutch colonists who variously ruled here.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Elmina Castle and Fort St. Jago. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to International Stingless Bee Centre and Monkey Forest Resort. Spend the 13th (Thu) exploring nature at Kakum National Park. Next up on the itinerary: explore the historical opulence of Cape Coast Castle.

For other places to visit, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Cape Coast online road trip planner .

You can drive from Busua to Cape Coast in 2 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 33°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cape Coast

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trip

Elmina
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Cape Coast Castle ©
Cape Coast Castle
Elmina Castle ©
Elmina Castle
Kakum National Park ©
Kakum National Park

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