The most easterly region of Ghana, bordering on Togo, the Volta Region is an area of extraordinary scenic beauty. The rolling hills and valleys, rocky outcrops overlooking Lake Volta, and lagoons, rivers and waterfall make for one of nature’s most attractive gift to Ghana.
Things to see:
- Mount Afadja: The highest peak in Ghana, has a collection of fascinating caves, streams and waterfalls just waiting to be explored. It is home to a diverse species of flora and fauna making it the most ideal spot for butterfly watching.
- Tafi Atome Monkey Sanctuary: visit Mona and Patas monkeys who are believed by the townsfolk to be the messengers of the gods.
- Wli Waterfalls.
- Tagbo falls.
- Dodi island.
- Hogbetsotso, celebrated by the Anlo in the first week of November to commemorate the great exodus of the tribe members from Notsie, present-day Togo.
- Keta- Sometutuza, observed in the Agbozume traditionala area two weeks after Hogbetsotso in acknowledgement of a similar event.
- Dzawuwu Festival
- Asogli Yam festival
- Glidzi Festival