Birdwatching Tour (Kakum National Park)

A shore excursion from Takoradi to Kakum National Park offers a chance to explore one of Ghana’s most iconic and biodiverse rainforest reserves.

Kakum National Park is renowned for its lush greenery, diverse wildlife, and the famous canopy walkway that provides a unique treetop perspective of the forest and a chance to spot numerous bird species.

Tour quote:

Group size

2 adults

4 adults

6 adults

8 adults

Rates per person (in USD)





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Accepted methods of payment include bank/wire transfers and online credit card payment (+3.5% surcharge)

Takoradi – Kakum (110km) – Cape Coast (30km) – Takoradi (85km)

08.00 a.m.

On arrival at the Takoradi port, a representative from Blastours will meet group for a trip to the Central Region.

Set off on a 2 1/2 hour drive to the Kakum National Park, which comprises of undisturbed virgin rainforest. Experience a walking tour on the longest and highest canopy walkway in West Africa.

Continue birding along forest trails within and surrounding the park to view species, we may have missed at the park. This will also include a visit to the bird haven at the Hans Cottage Botel.

Stop for lunch at the Kokodo Guest house to savour traditional Ghanaian cuisine.

Make a brief stopover at the Cape Coast Castle declared as a World Heritage Site by the UNESCO World Heritage Foundation.

Depart on a two hour drive back to Takoradi  to board ship for departure.

Tour Highlights

  • Kakum National Park
  • Bird Haven at the Hans Cottage Botel
  • Traditional Ghanaian Cuisine
  • Cape Coast Castle

Tour Dates

Start Date:

Available all Year

End Date:

Available all Year


1 Day

Group Size:

2 – 8

Tour Cost:



  • Transportation to all sites named within the programme
  • Entrance fees to all highlighted attractions in the programme
  • Lunch + water
  • Birding guide and driver

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