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. The group size is limited to 12 people on this small-group tour, ensuring personalized attention from a guide.
Led by a local guide
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. Then, take a stroll with your group to the area that was first colonized by European settlers, the Danish and Dutch neighborhoods, to observe the beauty and elegance of the European-style architecture that abounds. See the many grand buildings and stately homes once used by the city’s first colonizers.