Africa - Ghana (PDF Chapter)
This is the Ghana chapter from Lonely Planet’s Africa guidebook.
With its welcoming beaches, gorgeous hinterland, rich culture, vibrant cities, diverse wildlife, easy transport and affable inhabitants, Ghana is one of Africa’s great success stories and is suffused with the most incredible energy.
- gain a chilling insight into the history of the slave trade at Cape Coast Castle
- hike, climb waterfalls and swim in Volta, the former German Togoland, in Ghana’s east
- join a safari in Mole National Park for some close-up encounters with herds of elephants
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Accra, Volta Region, Amedzofe, Tafi Atome & Tafi Abuipe, Wli Falls, Kokrobite, Anomabu, Cape Coast, Kakum National Park, Elmina, Takoradi, Axim, Busua, Akwidaa & Cape Three Points, Kumasi, Lake Bosumtwe & Abono, Tamale, Mole National Park, Bolgatanga, Wa, Understand Ghana and Survival Guide.
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