Accra Best Tours and Activities

Old and New Accra Experience
Old and New Accra Experience
         
Accra
3 hours
from 36 USD
Get both sides of the story on this Accra tour that reveals the challenging yet remarkably industrious side of life in Old Fadama. Learn about a community of people who build a life around reclaiming and reinventing materials for reuse. From old appliances to items of everyday rubbish, almost everything is salvaged for reuse.
Accra Architecture and Neighborhoods Tour
Accra Architecture and Neighborhoods Tour
         
Accra
3 hours
from 36 USD
Discover the architecture, history and culture of Ghana's capital city on a 3-hour tour of Accra. Visit the Danish, Dutch and Jamestown neighborhoods that make up this bustling city, and admire pre-colonial buildings while learning about the city's history and heritage. Follow a guide through the streets, and discover many of the stately homes and colonial mansions that form an important part of Accra's colorful past.
Accra Slavery Museums and Forts Walking Tour
Accra Slavery Museums and Forts Walking Tour
         
Accra
3 hours
from 36 USD
Discover the history and heartbreak of slavery in Ghana on this poignant 3-hour tour of Accra's former slave forts and slavery museums. With a knowledgeable guide, explore two former forts whose cramped chambers once imprisoned countless slaves. See the dungeons of James Fort; view chilling slave-era artifacts at Ussher Fort Museum; and visit the poignant Brazil House Museum of History while learning about this horrific human trade and how it still impacts on Ghana today.
Unearth Accra Walking Tour
Unearth Accra Walking Tour
         
Accra
3 hours
from 36 USD
The slave trade may have been abolished centuries ago, but the evidence of the slave trade still stands in Africa. Join this Accra tour to see the forts and dungeons which once held masses of people, destined for a life on another continent, as well as the Museum of Slavery, which is strangely enough housed in a building built by slaves.
Old Fadama Slum Tour in Accra
Old Fadama Slum Tour in Accra
         
Accra
3 hours
from 36 USD
Visit the Accra district of Old Fadama on a 3-hour walking tour, and learn about the communities who live and work in one of the city's most deprived, but also innovative, areas. Offering a sensitive introduction to a Ghanaian urban slum, the tour allows you to learn about the inventive ways that locals have forged a living through reclaiming discarded machinery and putting them to new use!
Full Day Private Tour of Accra
Full Day Private Tour of Accra
         
Accra
1 day
from 40 USD
This tour will take you some historic sites of the city to places such as the National Museum which has exhibits on some ancient relics from both Ghana and other parts of Africa.
Accra Cultural Walking Tour: Arts, Crafts and Industry
Accra Cultural Walking Tour: Arts, Crafts and Industry
         
Accra
3 hours
from 43 USD
Explore the creative and artistic side of Ghana's busy capital city on this 3-hour walking tour of Accra. Watch local fishermen hauling in their catch, see bakers hard at work producing fresh loaves and learn how Accra's craftspeople salvage scrap metal and turn it into precious jewelry. Allow a guide to introduce you to many of the city's workers, traders and artisans, and discover how Accra is full of talented, creative and enterprising people. Numbers are limited to 12 on this small-group tour, ensuring a personalized experience.
Accra Markets Walking Tour
Accra Markets Walking Tour
         
Accra
3 hours
from 43 USD
Delve deep into the heart of the Ghanaian capital's vibrant market scene on this 3-hour walking tour. Follow a guide through the bustling markets of Makol and Salaga as well as a timber market near the Accra arena, and gain insight into the diverse products on sale. Learn of the many ways local plants and herbs are used in traditional medicine and voodoo rituals while engaging with local tradespeople to perfect your bartering skills.
Accra Food Tour: Markets, Dinner and Cooking Class
Accra Food Tour: Markets, Dinner and Cooking Class
         
Accra
2 hours
from 51 USD
Get to grips with the exotic food, flavors and dishes of West Africa on this captivating 2-hour tour of Accra's markets! With an expert guide beside you, delve into the city's buzzing street markets to experience the region's dishes, ingredients and cooking styles. Watch traders prepare everything from piping-hot stews to grills; try some delicacies for yourself; and learn about Ghana's culinary traditions from the locals. Then, ride a 'tro-tro' - a shared taxi - to a local hostel for a Ghanaian cooking masterclass before enjoying the creations for dinner.
Yellow Headed Picathartes Bird Watching Guided Day Tour from Accra
Yellow Headed Picathartes Bird Watching Guided Day Tour from Accra
         
Accra
1 day
from 198 USD
Led by an experienced birding guide, your excursion will bring you to remote villages and allow you to see one of the biggest ornithological attractions in Ghana, the spectacular yellow-headed picathartes, one of Africa's most unusual birds. Found in the Upper Guinea Forest, you will trek uphill along a foot path through a lush green humid forest.The birds typically come to roost late afternoon in an area with about 30 mud-cupped nests. The chances of seeing the birds are almost certain throughout the year.