Sample Itinerary

Below is an example tour itinerary.

Days 1-3

  • Orientation, drumming, dance and xylophone classes at University of Ghana with members of Ghana Dance Ensemble.
  • Performance by the Ghana Dance Ensemble.

Days 4-7

  • Travel to village of Klikor in Volta region.
  • Study of Ewe drum and dance styles.
  • Side trip to beach.
  • Witness the brekete religious drum and dance ceremony, meet the town chief.

Days 8-9

  • Travel to Northern region.
  • Visit monkey sanctuary, Mole national park.

Days 10-12

  • Experience traditional village life in Nanton.
  • Rich musical traditions, home-stay in mud houses, meet with village chief, watch performance of dance "takai" or "tora".

Days 13-14

  • Return trip to Accra.
  • Stops at beautiful waterfall (swimming), Cape Coast slave castle