Dates: 26th November to 1st December 2023
Location: Accra - Cape Coast - Wili Falls - Accra
GOOD Travel is excited to bring you this unique trip to Ghana in partnership with life coach and founder of WOW consulting Vallori Thomas.
This trip will take you on a journey for 6 days and 5 nights through beautiful Ghana, taking in stunning natural landscapes, experiencing local food and culture and meeting wonderful Ghanaian people along the way. Travelling with GOOD Travel, you can feel confident that your trip will not only be an incredible adventure, but that it will also be contributing in a positive way to the communities and places you visit.
Join GOOD Travel and Vallori Thomas as we craft and deliver an experience in Ghana that embodies tourism in a way that is meaningful for you and the place and people that you'll visit.
Day 1 - 26th November
Your trip will begin in Accra this morning where you will meet your trip leader Vallori Thomas and your local Ghanaian guide. Together you will travel in a private air conditioned bus to Cape Coast and spend the afternoon settling in to your accommodation and getting to know your fellow travellers.
Day 2 - 27th November
This morning your trip leader Vallori Thomas will lead you in a facilitated SOUL care workshop - "Sourcing Our Unlimited Living and Lifestyle". This workshop will set the tone for the rest of your Possibilitarian Retreat.
In the afternoon, you'll visit the stunning Kakum National Park - a locally established national park that boasts stunning tropical forest, a protected habitat for many of Ghana's endangered species, and a 130ft high canopy walkway. You'll also visit Elmina Castle - one of the oldest European buildings on the African continent and a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Day 3 - 28th November
After breakfast today you'll spend time volunteering with a community organisation, giving back to the people and places who you are visiting.
In the afternoon you'll say goodbye to the beautiful Cape Coast and travel back to Accra.
Day 4 - 29th November
For your first full day in Accra, you'll be able to visit some of Ghana's most significant historical sites and learn about the country's rich and turbulent history.
You'll visit the mausoleum of Kwame Nkrumah, Ghana's first president, and learn about the independence movement.
You'll also spend time visiting the Door of No Return which marks the place many Africans forced in to slavery departed the African continent. It will be a reflective afternoon learning about this dark period of history that links Ghana and the US.
Day 5 - November 30th
Today you'll spend the day taking in the culture and vibrancy of Accra. You'll visit the lively and historically significant Jamestown neighbourhood where you can soak up the Ghanaian music, dance and arts scene.
As this will be your final full day in Ghana, it is also the perfect time to purchase some souvenirs to take home from the local arts centre. There will also be time for a spa treatment if you'd like to take the chance for some body and soul care before departing Ghana.
In the evening you'll have your final dinner together as a group and say farewell to the people you've shared this incredible five days with.
Day 6 - December 1st
It's time to say goodbye to Ghana!
You'll need to book your return flight to depart today, and your guide will assist you to arrange an airport transfer.
Note: if you'd like to stay an extra night in Accra at the end of your trip, or to arrive a day early at the beginning of your trip, GOOD Travel can arrange an optional extra night of accommodation for you. We can arrange this when you have booked your flights to Ghana.
The trip will be led by Vallori Thomas. In addition, a number of experienced local guides will be involved in various aspects of the trip.
As the founder and principal ICF-certified coach of WOW Coaching and Consulting, Vallori has a penchant for igniting passion and purpose in others. A practitioner of Context Mastery with more than a decade of experience in team/group dynamics, communication, and both one-to-one and group coaching, her expertise also encompasses process-improvement, vision-building and breakthrough learning. She also travels extensively to deliver keynote addresses, motivational speeches, and transformative workshops. She has led retreats with GOOD Travel to numerous other destinations, including Fiji, Brazil, South Africa, Thailand, Bali, Australia and New Zealand.
The trip cost includes the following:
Please note that the following are not included and are your responsibility to arrange:
Cost per person: US$2595 per person
The price includes all accommodation, meals, activities, project donation, carbon offsetting and travel within Ghana as outlined in the What's Included tab. Payment plan options are also available.
To secure your spot on this trip, we require a non-refundable deposit of US$500 per person.
We also offer flexible weekly, fortnightly and monthly payment plans - please get in touch for more information about these options.
Please click the Book Now button below to book your spot. You will then be directed to pay your deposit of $500 If you would prefer to pay via payment plan, please contact us. Before you make your payment, please make sure you’ve read and understood our terms of service. If there is anything in our terms of service that you’d like us to clarify, please contact us for more information.
Our trip will be confirmed once we have the minimum number of participants needed. Please check with us before purchasing your airline tickets to ensure your trip is confirmed.
We look forward to having you join us for the trip of a lifetime! Why wait? Space is limited, reserve your adventure today.
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