Breakfast at 0900 hrs, commence the day's excursions the tour has been arranged to give travelers a local experience that connects them to the Ghanaian culture and people. It also educates travelers on the lives of important people like Dr. Kwame Nkrumah and WEB Dubois and also gives travelers a feel of some of the oldest towns of Accra. Travelers also get the chance to try some Ghanaian local dishes, interact with some locals, observe their lives and try some local habits like eating some street foods.
Start at W.E.B. DuBois Center, 1 Circular Road, Cantonments just few meters from the US Embassy and close to Ghana International School, Accra Ghana - The center is named after William Edward Burkhardt Du Bois who was an African-American civil rights activist and later became a citizen of Ghana in the 1960s. He is often known as the 'Father of Pan-Africanism'. The center is where he once lived with his wife and where they are now buried. It houses his personal library, a small museum with a handful of personal effects such as his graduation robes. The mausoleum is surrounded by Asante stools, a seminar room, a restaurant, a gallery, an amphitheater and a research center for Pan-African history and culture.
Independence Square, Accra Ghana - This is one of the biggest squares in the world which was designed for huge events, military marches and commercial events such as concerts and fashion shows, which take place throughout the year. It was commissioned to honor the visit of Queen Elizabeth II. The roundabout before the square contains in the center, the Black Star Gate also known as the Black Star Monument which was built in 1961.
Center for National Culture, 28th February Rd Near Nkrumah Memorial Park & Mausoleum, Accra Ghana - Travelers can browse through the art center which is a market for made in Ghana products ranging from clothes to bags to accessories, art works and wooden sculptures. Travelers can make purchase of items that catches their eye.
Kwame Nkrumah Memorial Park, High St., Accra Ghana - This Memorial Park tells the history of the life of Dr. Nkrumah and his struggle for independence. It also contains personal belongings Dr. Nkrumah, his final burial place and that of his wife.
In the late afternoon hours, drop off at your 4* hotel where you are booked on Bed & Breakfast Basis.