Cape Coast, kakum & Elmina Day Trip

Nyonkopa (Goodfriend) Eco Tours
Experience adrenaline walking on the 11-40 meters high above sea level and 350 meters long Canopy Walkway at the Kakum National Park. Walk-through the female and male dungeons of Cape Coast and Elmina Castle and feel the poor state of how African forefathers were treated. Experience the old Gold Coast and its transformation to modernize Ghana.
Private Tour
Culture and History
Wildlife Viewing
Cape Coast, Ghana
1 day

What we'll do

6:00AM pick up in a private air-conditioned vehicle at location of your choice within Accra. Early morning travel from Accra towards the coastal town of Cape Coast. Visit Kakum National Park, a tropical rain forest of an area of about 375 square kilometers notable for nature and wildlife. Hike about 30 minutes ascending the steep hill to the Canopy Walkway suspended between 11-40 meters high above sea level and 350 meters long. Experience nature and the beautiful view of the forest in a secured series of nets and wires. Continue to Elmina Castle, an oldest colonial building in the Sub-Saharan African, built by the Portuguese in 1482 and later became one of the most important stops on the route of the infamous Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade. Tour the Cape Coast Castle, a UNESCO World Heritage Site as well as one of the largest slave-holding sites during the infamous Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade. Note that, there is a “Door of Return” ceremony initiation for Diaspora Africans who maybe interested (at an extra charge). Return to Accra, drop off at location of your choice.

Where we'll go


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Meeting point

We will pick up guest from any location of their choice in Accra.

Good to know

Good to know

A smart footware to be able to walk up the canopywalkway at Kakum.

What is included?

  • Entrance fees at all sites.
  • Certified tour guide.
  • A private air-condition vehicle & fuel.

What to bring

  • A smart footware to be able to walk up the canopywalkway at Kakum

Cancellation and refund

The booking fee (from $12.10 p.p. included in the displayed price) is non-refundable if you cancel your booking. If a local cancels a booking or does not show up at the agreed time and place, you receive a full refund of the booking fee.

You are buying a unique experience that also empowers local communities and people to improve their lives by sharing their knowledge and lifestyle.

We give space for creativity. The locals themselves decide and develop the activity idea and design it in a way they find interesting.

Locals get 100% of the price they want. The booking fee is added separately.

Meet the Local


Nyonkopa means “A Good Friend” in the Ghanaian Twi dialect. So as your good travel buddy in Ghana, we are committed to assist you have a memorable experience of our culture, people and our beautiful tropical environment. We specialize in offering Eco tours, custom-made tours, cultural & heritage tours of Ghana for solo travelers, groups, families and institutions. Traveling with Nyonkopa Eco Tours means your safety and comfort are assured!

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