Take the road less travelled on this West African adventure.
Encounter mountains, beaches and mud roads on this epic West African adventure. Explore Ghana's buzzing capital Accra, walk among tree canopies in Kakum National Park and travel along the stunning Altantic coast to the beaches of Elmina. Cross the border into Cote d'Ivoire and appreciate colonial architecture in the old French capital Grand Bassam, with its own bevy of beautiful beaches, and stop in at bizarre Yamoussoukro. Journey onto Guinea and explore mountainous forested regions, incredible scenery, lush forests and villages famed for their vine bridges. Get off the beaten track in Sierra Leone, fall in love with cheeky primates and be surrounded by dense rainforest at Tiwai Island Wildlife Sanctuary before ending the adventure in historic Freetown. This challenging adventure showcases the best of West Africa.
TRIP CHANGES 2018:
• 1 night taken out of Yamoussoukro and an extra night added in Grand Bassam
Visit and explore the historic Elmina Castle
Relax and unwind on the stunning Brenu Beach on Ghana's Gold Coast
Visit Kumasi, the capital of the Ashanti kingdom and culture
Visit the stunning jungles of Kakum National Park
Get to know the forested region of Guinea on foo
Nature walk through Tiwai Island Wildlife Sanctuary
Discover how Sierra Leone's capital Freetown became a centre for freed slaves
This itinerary is valid for departures from 01 January 2017 to 31 December 2018. View the itinerary for departures between 01 January 2019 - 31 December 2019
1. Please note that this trip requires minimum numbers to depart, and may be cancelled up until 56 days prior to departure. The places showing on the dates and availability page are an indication only so please contact Intrepid to check if your preferred date will depart before making any final arrangements, such as booking non-changeable flights.
2. A single supplement is not available for this trip.
3. This trip is run by our experienced overland partner Dragoman