Beyond the Return: Diaspora Heads Home to Ghana 2020/2021! December 27th 2020-January 3rd 2021

Join us for a trip of a lifetime as we celebrate New Year's Eve and explore Ghana!

This 8-day land and tour package includes a hotel in Accra, 4-full day tours with my favs at Awuni Tours, where we will explore Accra, the Kumasi region, Cape Coast, and enjoy a private boat cruise on lake volta.


  • Land and tour package for superior twin room (2-double beds) for Double Occupancy: $1,930.00 (priced per person)
  • Land and tour package for superior double room (1-double size bed) for Double Occupancy: $1,930.00 (priced per person)
  • Land and tour package for superior double room (1-double size bed) for Single Occupancy: $2,850.00(priced per person)

What's Included

  • Accommodation as per itinerary or in similar hotels based on double occupancy
  • Arrival meet and greet assistance
  • Transfers and tours on AC buses and private vans
  • All entrance fees on tours
  • Assistance booking airfare by a sublimexcursion representative once pricing becomes available -Budget approximately $1,200 per person from Chicago (ORD)
  • sublimexcursions onsite representative

What's Not Included

  • · ALL Airfare, departure taxes & fuel surcharges, seat selection, luggage fees
  • · Meals/Beverages unless expressly listed in itinerary
  • · Optional tours
  • · Early check-in & late check out of rooms
  • · Personal items
  • · Travel Insurance (Highly Recommend purchasing insurance within 15 business days of paying your deposit)
  • · Visa/Passport handling fees


December 27th 2020: Day 1-Upon arrival in Accra (Kotoka International Airport) you will be transferred in a air-conditioned vehicle to the Labadi Beach Hotel by local representative . Rest of day at leisure.

7-night accommodations in Accra

Labadi Beach Hotel (or similar): Superior Twin Room (two-double beds) OR Superior Double Room (one double bed)

Set right on Accra's stunning Labadi Beach, this premier hotel is only about a 15-minute drive from the city center. The elegantly appointed rooms and suites are air-conditioned and equipped with satellite television, coffee and tea tray, and spacious, private en suite bathrooms. Guests can dine on local specialties and continental dishes in the buffet-style restaurant and unwind with a drink in the casual terrace bar. The hotel offers conference and banquet facilities for up to 120 attendees as well as a fitness center with gym, sauna and massage facilities for guest leisure. Guests might also play on the volley ball and tennis courts or simply lounge by the sparkling outdoor pool and children's pool or on the private beach. This dignified hotel brings work and play together, making it the ideal place to host a conference or spend an exotic holiday in West Africa.

December 28th, 2020- Day 2: Breakfast at the hotel. Accra City Tour with Awuni Tours- Meet your guide at 8:00 AM and depart on a guided tour of Accra. Visit Kwame Nkruma Monument, Independence Square, Makola Market fabric shopping for a custom made dress (at your own expense), Historic Jamestown, W.E.B. DuBois Center. Rest of day at leisure.

December 29th, 2020: Day 3: Ashanti Cultural Day Tour with Awuni Tours-Breakfast and meet your guide at 4:00 AM and depart to Kumasi region for a 5-hour drive for a historical tour visiting a Kente village, naming ceremony, and visiting the Ashanti Kingdom Palace. 5-hour journey back to Accra. Rest of day at leisure.

December 30th, 2020: Day 4: Slave River/Elimina/Cape Coast Day Tour with Awuni Tours- Meet your guide and continue to the Slave River, Cape Coast tour (2-hour drive) and Kakum National Park. Head back to Accra (2-hour drive). Rest of evening at leisure

December 31st, 2020: Day 5: Full day/night at leisure. Will send details on potential NYE plans

January 1st, 2021: Day 6: Boat Cruise and Beach Tour with Awuni Tours: Meet your guide and experience a boat trip and Beach Tour. Rest of day at leisure

January 2nd, 2021: Day 7: Breakfast at hotel, Full day of leisure (do you boo).

January 3rd, 2021- Day 8: Breakfast and check out of hotel. Transfer to Kokota International Airport in Accra and head home.

Additional Information

  • This trip does not include airfare. This is a land and tour package.
  • $100 nonrefundable deposit is due at the time of booking.
  • Please be sure to list the name and email address of the person you are sharing a room with in the appropriate field.
  • Monthly payments are due on the 15th of every month starting the month after your initial deposit has been made. (Add it to your monthly bill calendar so you don't miss a payment). FINAL PAYMENT DUE ON OCTOBER 15, 2020.
  • Prices are subject to change without notice. Please make your reservation today to lock in the current rate.
  • Tourist visas ARE required for U.S. citizens and your passport must have 6-month validity. Visit the Embassy of Ghana website for the most current visa information.
  • Please consult with your physician before traveling out of the county. Also visit the Center for Disease Control site for any recommendations on vaccinations. Proof of yellow fever vaccination is required upon arrival in Ghana for anyone over nine months of age.
  • Protect your trip and purchase travel insurance today.