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.
Start your walking tour by meeting your guide at the city’s Ussher Fort, built in the 17th century by the Dutch to enforce their stronghold in the area.
Continue onward to Accra’s so-called English neighborhood, otherwise known as Jamestown. The majority of the English officials and staff who managed the colony lived and worked in Jamestown during the 19th century, a turbulent time in the country’s history.
Departure Point:High Street, Accra
Departure Time: 2pm
Duration: 3 hours (approx.)
Return Details:Concludes at the Palladium Hall, Accra arena at approximately 5pm