The Ashanti region has the second biggest city in Ghana, Kumasi. It is the most populated region in the country. It is 40 minutes by flight from Accra. The region is known for its gold mines and cocoa production. Several festivals are celebrated here throughout the year. It is rich in culture and one of the place that still holds traditional rules in high esteem. These are some of the activities that you can do here: • Ashantehene King’s Palace. • Patakro shrine to the gods Bonsam & Bona. • Kejetia Market (Largest open market in West Africa) • Adinkra cloth printing in Ntonso. • Lake Bosontwe. • Bonwire, heart of the traditional Kente cloth production.