Starting at $4,399.00 (Deposit: $200.00)
October 18th-27th, 2024
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Mystical beaches, lush forests and lively people wait for you in Ghana. Explore African diaspora like never before, and walk through the paths where thousands of the enslaved fought for survival.

Visit cities with a heavy past, where ancient magic and modernity intermingle. Discover African diaspora history in this eight-day Ghana trip full of memorial sites, scrumptious food, welcoming locals and beautiful landscapes. The Gold Coast awaits!

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Day 1 - Arrival to Ghana (Oct. 18)

Welcome to Ghana! Your adventure starts today as you step foot in Kotoka International airport. No need to deal with taxis or car rentals, we’ll arrange for a private shuttle that will take you to the hotel in no time. Once settled, you’ll get to know the tour team and have the rest of the afternoon to decompress. In the evening, we’ll enjoy a scrumptious dinner at a local restaurant as we go over the tour briefing. Your Ghana escapade is about to begin.

Hotel Amenities:
WiFi, Spa, Bar, Restaurant, Room Service, Fitness Center, Swimming Pool, Meeting Rooms, Air Conditioning, Wheelchair Accessible

Day 2 - Touring Historic Accra (Oct. 19)

Your Ghana adventure begins with a visit to Accra, Ghana’s bustling capital. We’ll start the day by touring the city’s beating heart, going to the local markets bursting with new smells, tastes and colors. To get even closer to Ghanaian culture, we’ll have the chance to enjoy an authentic Ghanaian drumming lesson. Feel these ancestral rhythms and enjoy an in-depth look at what makes this people unique.

Our tour will take us to Nkrumah memorial museum, the Black Star National Square and the Independence Arch, all built by Ghana’s first democratic government. As we walk across these spaces, we’ll get to know part of the country’s convoluted political past. Take a break by eating at a local restaurant full of mouthwatering dishes: it’s the best way to relax and enjoy the city!

Day 3 - Exploring Historic Kumasi (Oct. 20)

Today we’ll head to Kumasi, the long-lost capital of the powerful Ashanti kingdom. The second largest city in the country still drips with Ashanti traditions.

To get here, we’ll hop on a quick domestic flight from Accra. Once in Kumasi, we’ll explore the traditions that still linger below the surface. The day starts with a visit to the traditional Adinkra village. Here, you’ll enjoy an authentic Kente weaving and stamp printing experience, followed by a tour at a local cocoa farm where we’ll get to know how these beans became the best-quality cocoa in the world.

You’ll have the chance to attend your own Asante naming ceremony where the elders will give you a soul and a spirit name.
The day finishes with a return flight to Accra.

Day 4 - Aburi Botanical Gardens (Oct. 21)

Discover the country’s most beautiful plants, luscious flowers and unique ecosystems. Accra’s Botanical Gardens are found just outside the city. Bustling with life, it’s a great place to take pictures, relax and grab a bite at one of the many nearby restaurants.

Day 5 - Slave River • Slave Dungeons • Coconut Grove (Oct. 22)

Bursting with history and pride, Cape Coast is one of Ghana’s most significant spots. Discover the city as we revisit some of the country’s most painful memories.

Get knee-deep into Ghana’s slavery past by stepping on the path of thousands of the enslaved captives. Our journey begins in Donkor Nsuo, or slave river, were prisoners had the chance to bathe before a 3-week naked trek through the dense forest. Then, we’ll go back to the city and visit the Slave Dungeon, in the bowels of the dungeon. Listen to first-hand accounts of the country’s grueling slavery route and go up to the Door of Return, also known as ‘door of no return’, the last frontier between the dungeons and the huge slave ships waiting on the port.

Afterwards, we’ll return to Coconut Grove where you’ll have the time to dine, ride local horses, and relax.

Day 6 - Kakum Canopy Park • Elmina Slave Dungeon (Oct. 23)

After breakfast you will visit Cape Coast Slave Dungeon. After the heavy emotions of Cape Coast Dungeon, it’s time to unwind and enjoy Ghana’s lush landscapes. Today we’ll visit Kakum national park, where ancient trees, curious monkeys and beautiful birds await. After a short hike, we’ll get to the canopy trail, a series of 7 narrow swinging canopy bridges. Get face-to-face with Ghana’s most exotic fauna as you go through their natural habitat, more than 40 feet above the ground. For the faint of heart, no worries: there’s an outdoor lounge just for you!

Day 7 - Oxford Street Shopping at the Makola Markets (Oct. 24)

Oxford Street a bustling, lively place where you’ll find unique souvenirs and get to know the rhythm of the city. Smell the traditional Ghanaian ingredients, touch authentic Kente cloth and revel in the feeling of being a local while you do some last-minute shopping.

Day 8 - Shai Hills Reserve (Oct. 25)

Shai Hills Resource Reserve is a resource reserve located in Doryumu in the Shai Osudoku District all in the Greater Accra Region. It was established in 1962 with area of 47 square kilometres which was later extended to 51 square kilometres in 1973

Day 9 - Departure Travel Home (Oct. 26)

We have come to the end of an amazing adventure. Today, you will have a chance to do some last minute shopping before heading to the airport for departure. We look forward to seeing you on our next Maximum Impact Experience!

Trip Options

Double Occupancy (per person):
$5,699.00 (Fee not included)

Roundtrip International airfare from JFK in New York City to Accra, Ghana IS included.
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Single Occupancy (per person):
$6,399.00 (Fee not included)

Roundtrip International airfare from JFK in New York City to Accra, Ghana IS included.
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Child Discount (per person):
$4,399.00 (Fee not included)

Roundtrip International airfare from JFK in New York City to Accra, Ghana IS included.
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What is required to register?

  • NON-REFUNDABLE deposit $500
  • Non-expired Passport and ID or driver’s license
  • Completed DocuSign registration form
  • Registration Deadline: Jan. 31st, 2023

Other requirements

  • 2 Colored copies of passport
  • Travel insurance if purchased separately
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What’s Included?

  • Ground Tranportation: Ground transportation to and from scheduled destinations (does include domestic airfare)
  • Hotel Accommodations: Double Occupancy OR Single Occupancy. Hotel upgrades available upon request. Additional fees will apply.
  • Admission To Activities: Admission to all activities are covered
  • Hotel Amenities: WiFi, Spa, Bar, Restaurant, Room Service, Fitness Center, Swimming Pool, Meeting Rooms, Air Conditioning, Wheelchair Accessible
  • International Airfare: Roundtrip International airfare from JFK in New York City to Accra, Ghana IS included.

Not Included

  • Passport: The United States Postal Service offers passport services. is another recommended provider.
  • Visa: You will need a valid Visa to enter. Please do not wait until the last minute to obtain your Visa. Some countries allow border-entry VISAS upon arrival. is a VISA provider.
  • Vaccinations & COVID-19: The Yellow Fever vaccine is required; Malaria pills are advised. For latest Covid-19 info, visit
  • Travel Insurance: Travel insurance is highly recommended. Trip deposits and payments are non-refundable. Therefore, it is prudent to protect your investment. Insurance options
  • Medical Travel Insurance: Medical travel insurance is highly recommended & different from travel insurance. Your domestic medical policy may not cover an international medical emergency.
  • Lunch and Dinner: You will be responsible for your own lunch, dinner and snacks. You will be afforded the opportunity to purchase lunch and dinner daily.
  • Gratuities: Gratuities are not included but strongly encouraged

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Please arrive at your airport at least 3 hours before your scheduled departure time do not chance it.This allows for check in and to be sure you have everything you need for your trip.

You may carry on 1 small bag for the overhead bin 30lbs or less, 1 large bag to check under the plane 50lbs or less, and 1 personal bag/purse to fit under your seat on the plane.

Yes, you may pay for extra bags at the ticket counter prices very usually between $35 and $75 Dollars per each additional bag.

Yes, remember each traveling customer will need to bring $175 in USD cash Please set this money aside in an envelope labeled tips. One of the ROAR team members will collect it from you at our first meeting once in Israel. You will want to bring money as well for any souvenirs you will want to buy.

Breakfast and dinner are provided daily at no charge to you at the hotels. Lunch will be at your own expense. This will take place while we are on the road. Please ensure to bring a tip as well. We estimate lunch to between $20-35/ day.

Yes, there will be a mandatory zoom meeting 2 weeks prior to departure for all travelers. That information will be emailed to your directly 30 days prior to trip departure.

You’ll be responsible for any additional charges you personally incur while staying at the hotels such as damage of property, movies, ordering special meals, etc.You are responsible for all the extra charges associated with changing your room assignment such a double to a single accommodation, room upgrades etc.You are on your own should you decide to leave the hotel or do anything outside of the planned activities. But please use the buddy system while exploring.

Most places in Israel accept American currency, credit, and debit cards, however it is always safe to get some Israeli cash in the event you have any problems with your bank cards while outside theUSA. Remember to let your bank/Cell phone Carriers know the dates you will be traveling to avoid problems.

Yes, you will need to download the TELEGRAM APP to your phone we will create a group for everyone on this trip and this will be used as our primary communication tool before and during the tour. You will be automatically added to the group 30 days prior to departure.

Please give our offices a call toll free at 1-833-ROARGBL.

Yes, we offer a once a month payment plans or a twice a month payment plans option.

Not at this time, this trip is for ages 21 to 49.

No problem, we will assign you a roommate based on age and gender with someone else who has the same situation.

No, but if you would like to pay to upgrade your flight seat please reach out to us immediately following you completing your registration to do so.