The West African country of Ghana has officially declared 2019 the "YEAR of RETURN" for people of color. Come and celebrate this monumental moment with us. Bring in the New Year Right, join our small group in Accra, Ghana, for a unique and meaningful experience with like-minded individuals, in a hotel centrally located in a safe and relaxing environment. Embark on an unforgettable and reflective experience as we retrace our ancestors’ footsteps as we pass through Elmina Slave Castle and the “door-of-no-return” before their journey to the Americas. Visit Kakum National Park and stroll along the 100 feet high Canopy Walkway and the famous Makola Market, which was featured on the late Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations Travel Channel show.
One of Accra’s epicenter for trade, wholesale, and retail marketplace. Learn your traditional Ghanaian name and meaning based on the day of the week you were born, while exploring Ghana's vibrant culture, food, and history.
This experience is ideal for first time travelers, solo travelers, and individuals interested in doing business with local merchants in the country. Low to moderate physical activity can be expected for this travel. A program coordinator will accompany guest on site visits. Flight and travel documentation is not included in cost.
Valid passport, visa, and proof of yellow fever immunization should accompany travelers before departure. Passport should be valid for at least 6 months before departure date. A email copy of the itinerary and suggested packing list will be sent after your experience is paid in full.
Flight booking assistance is available.