Ghana, Togo and Benin are home to an amazing diversity of traditional cultures, from the once mighty kingdom of the Ashanti to smaller groups living in isolation in the bush. Visit stilt villages, the unique villages of the Dagomba and see some of Africa's most magical ceremonies and rituals.
Discover the voodoo traditions of a magical land on this two-week tour to Ghana, Togo and Benin that takes you right to the heart of the magic of Africa, meeting witches and gods and exploring the villages of the Tamberma. This is an exciting trip that is a great introduction to the region and of equal appeal to seasoned African travellers.
A pioneering adventure along the breadth of West Africa. Starting in Guinea-Bissau we explore the best of the region's traditional cultures, seeing mask dances in remote villages, looking for wild chimpanzees, and witnessing the fascinating ceremonies of the voodoo religion. This is West Africa at its most colourful.
Discover Ghana's colourful festivals. We explore the customs of the Ashanti in Kumasi, witness the incredible Awakudae festival, and spend three days among the Krobo people taking part in their annual Dipo celebrations. Combined with slave castles, fishing villages and the Aboakyer festival, this offers a fascinating insight into the culture of Ghana.
The best of Ghana in under two weeks. Witness the colourful Akwasidae festival, look for wildlife in Mole National Park, discover traditional villages and explore Ghana's troubled history in the slave castles of the coast. With the friendliest people in West Africa, this is a great introduction to the region.
The ultimate journey through West Africa, travelling from the markets of Marrakech to the voodoo coast of Benin. Visit ancient Saharan cities, stay on idyllic tropical islands, witness little seen tribal ceremonies and fall in love with the magic of this intoxicating region.