The Serene Volta River Tour in 3 Days

A Tranquil Exploration Unveiling Nature's Wonders and Cultural Charms Along Ghana's Majestic Volta River

Duration

3 days

Meeting Point

Accra, Ghana

Group Size

10 max.

Language

French & English

Minimum Age

6

What To Bring

Swimwear, reusable water bottle, walking shoes

Along the Volta River

Volta River Tour

3 Days - Starting at $483 / person

Welcome to an enchanting adventure along the Volta River in Ghana. Our tour will take you on a journey to explore the river, from its estuary to the dam, offering a comprehensive display of beautiful landscapes that encompass the essential mangroves and their role in the community. The river also provides an opportunity to learn about the vibrant culture of the region, including traditional fishing and bead-making.

Read About Our Travelers’ Experience

Volta River Tour Highlights

Day 1 - Sogakope
Pick-up in Accra, drive to our resort by the Volta River
Lunch at the resort
Enjoy various activities including pool, games and horseback riding

Your Volta River Tour begins with a pick-up in Accra, where our transportation awaits to take you to our traditional-modern resort nestled along the picturesque Volta River. Upon arrival, relish in a warm welcome and settle into your accommodation for a two-night stay. After a delightful lunch at the resort, the afternoon is yours to enjoy various activities. Take a dip in the refreshing pool, engage in indoor and outdoor games, or experience the thrill of horseback riding as you soak in the serene surroundings.

Lunch & Dinner

Traditional-modern Resort

3h

Day 2 - Keta
Birdwatching on the Keta Lagoon
Kayak or boat ride on the Volta River through the mangroves and to the estuary
Visit Cape St Paul Lighthouse

Rise early to the melodious tunes of nature and embark on a birdwatching expedition at the Keta Lagoon. After an invigorating morning, indulge in a beachfront breakfast that sets the tone for the day. Following this, set out on a captivating kayak or boat journey through the mesmerizing Volta River mangroves towards its estuary. Immerse yourself in the unique ecosystem while appreciating the diverse flora and fauna. Lunch awaits in the charming town of Keta before a visit to the iconic Cape St Paul Lighthouse, offering panoramic views of the coastline. Return to the resort in the evening, rejuvenated by the day's adventures.

Breakfast & Dinner

Tradtional-modern Resort

4h30

Day 3 - Atimpoku
Boat ride along the river to Adomi Bridge
Beads-making workshop
Return to Accra

On your final day, travel towards the magnificent Adomi Bridge, a marvel of engineering spanning the Volta River. Experience a scenic boat ride along the river, capturing breathtaking landscape views. A delectable lunch awaits you, setting the stage for a hands-on traditional beads-making workshop in collaboration with an NGO supporting women entrepreneurs. Enjoy rich cultural heritage activity and take home a unique souvenir crafted with passion and skill. Bid farewell to the Volta River as we return to Accra, concluding this enriching 3-day journey.

Breakfast

5h

What's Included In The Volta River Tour

Included
Lodging in double occupancy
Transportation for the whole trip
Entrance fees and local guides
Tour guide for the whole trip
All breakfasts. Lunches and dinners as specified in tour highlights above
Mineral water
Excluded

Airfare to Accra

Trip insurance

Meals not specified

Personal expenses and extra drinks

Tips

Our Promise To Travel Responsibly

Local Food

During the Volta River Tour, we dine in restaurants that use local and organic products when available.

Vegetarian options are available. You have the opportunity to taste a wide choice of dishes so you can discover the local cuisine.

Cultural Heritage

Culture is one of the main focuses of the Volta River tour.

We learn about traditional fishing.

We also gain insights about traditional bead-making.

Sustainability

We opt for eco-friendly hotels/lodges or guesthouses that are locally owned, built with local materials, and sustainably managed when available.

We use 5-liter water bottles to limit our use of plastic.

We collect waste generated during the trip and locally recycle or safely dispose of the same.

Fair Trade Travel

We care about our partners and value their contributions. Therefore, we pay them a fair wage.


For the Volta River tour, we partnered with local guides, lodge owners, and an NGO supporting women entrepreneurs.

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Flexible Cancellation Policy

Book the Volta River Tour confidently with options to change your plans

Up to 30 days before the tour start date

Full Refund

We will send all your money back, no questions asked.

From 29 to 7 days before the tour start date

Voucher: 100%

Cancel your trip, and we will send you a voucher for the full value of your trip that you can use on future bookings.

Less than 6 days before the tour start date

Voucher: 70%

Cancel your trip, and we will send you a voucher for 70% of the value of your trip that you can use on future bookings.

Acceptable Covid 19 reasons

  • Proof of Covid 19 positive test of at least one member of your party
  • Travel ban to Togo from your country of residence
  • Travel ban from Togo for people of your nationality or country of residence

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Join us on this fantastic voyage, where every moment is a celebration of Ghana's natural beauty, cultural diversity, and the warm hospitality of its people along the captivating course of the Volta River.