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Accra Urban Adventures

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24 Dec 2018
“Searching for rented accommodation in Accra”
29 Jan 2017
“nice walk around the hood”
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From small homely restaurants to fast and fresh market stalls and sizzling street food carts, Accra is home to a wide range of places providing West African cuisine to the masses. On this tantalising guided tour, experience the energy of local...more
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Ring Road East, Opposite UNDP Offices, Accra 09732, Ghana
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+233 24 415 6309
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Reviewed 24 December 2018 via mobile

The range of rented private accommodation in Accra is truly amazing. If you have the deposit and up to 12 or 24 months of rent in your bank balance to pay up front. I was recently looking for a apartment to rent. And whilst I...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 17 November 2018 via mobile

We definitely were taken off of the beaten path. We saw where much of the Accra raw construction materials are located and refined such as wood and aluminum. We walked to the Accra l8vestock market on the beach and through a local Ga fishing community....More

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Reviewed 29 April 2018

This was an intense, beautiful, horrible, confusing, disturbing, uplifting, powerful experience. In Ghana nothing is straight forward, even finding the place to meet the guide. I wanted to not pay ahead online, but pay cash at the start of the tour. I had a series...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 5 February 2018

All the colour, noise and excitement with a friendly guide, this was a great, if exhausting, morning. I never felt unsafe in Ghana, but often got lost! So it was wonderful to have someone show you around, and the way to experience all those delights...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 5 February 2018

No words, but this is a necessary and humbling experience. I found the art : sculptures, and poetry in the gallery, most moving, because it helps to understand , and to learn from this unforgivable part of our history.

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Very informative. In retrosect i would have liked to have spoken to more locals about their challenges. Really interested in the amount of recycling undertaken. We could take a lesson!

Thank Tracy C
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

had a nice time walking around, although dont book it on sunday since most of the markets are fully closed. the guide Emmanuel Mills is a very pleasant guy.More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Filip C
Ghana H, General Manager at Accra Urban Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 February 2017

Warm greetings from Accra, Ghana Dear Filip, Thanks very much for booking your tour with us. We appreciate you leaving us your feedback which is very valuable to us. We are glad that you had a good walk on your tour and you found the...More

Reviewed 4 January 2017

The tour? It was me standing at the meeting point for 45 minutes, alone, in the heat...no one ever showed up. Nor did they call, or email me. Complete waste of time. What's worse is that I only had ONE day in Ghana. Day wasted....More

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank SlowJams
Ghana H, General Manager at Accra Urban Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 February 2017

Dear Sir/Madam, Greetings from Accra, Ghana! Thank you for booking your tour with us and leaving us your feedback. First let me apologize that no one showed up at the tour and I understand how you might have felt unattended and in the heat. Could...More

Reviewed 2 January 2017

The overall Old and New Accra tour was not disappointing though also not amazing. The real issue was that the guide did not show up for half an hour, and only did because I called and emailed. If I did not have a working SIM...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Tim1123
Ghana H, General Manager at Accra Urban Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 February 2017

Dear Mr. Tim, Sunny greetings from Accra, Ghana! Thank you very much for booking your tour with us and leaving us your feedback. Kindly accept our most sincerest apology for the late arrival of the guide on your tour and I understand how you might...More

Reviewed 29 October 2016

I went on the Food Tour, which I thoroughly enjoyed. Locating the guide was a little bit challenging to start with, but I managed to locate him outside the (now closed) Palladium Cinema, along Hansen Road. Our guide was very knowledgeable and was able to...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Andreas K
Accra Urban A, Manager at Accra Urban Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2016

Dear Mr. Andreas, Thanks very much for choosing us to take your West African Market and cuisine tour! We also appreciate it very much for leaving us a review! It is always great to hear feedback on what we are doing right or wrong. We...More

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Rume E
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Response from jwjwjwjw1 | Reviewed this property |
I am sure they would be happy to arrange everything. To really be able to experience Accra you need to walk. That would be difficult unless you have "whisperers" so the guide can be heard by everyone.
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