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Floor First Elmina Castle, Elmina, Ghana
+233 20 815 9369
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Simply amazing!

What a fantastic day we had! We did the Elmina City walk - which gave us a great insight into the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Kristof V
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Great guides

I did two city walking tours in late April. One was with Felix (the owner) in Elmina and other... read more

Reviewed 7 May 2018
Justin R
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Atlanta, Georgia
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Floor First Elmina Castle, Elmina, Ghana
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a fantastic day we had! We did the Elmina City walk - which gave us a great insight into the local history and culture of the city - aside from the slavery. Visit to the fortress, the churches, main buildings etc was very interesting!...More

Thank Kristof V
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Reviewed 7 May 2018

I did two city walking tours in late April. One was with Felix (the owner) in Elmina and other other was with Keelson in Cape Coast. Both were great. They were flexible on timing and my interests. They were knowledgeable and provided a great experience....More

Thank Justin R
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Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Excellent day with Felix. Especially the city tour in Elmina gives you the opportunity to learn much more about the culture and influences by Europeans. A must do! Felix described his tours as authentic: this is the perfect description! You can discuss a lot with...More

Thank Cornelius R
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Reviewed 30 November 2017

We visited Elmina after Cape coast and we were quite prepared for what we were going to see. Cape coast was the first destination and it got us down thinking what happened in the gold coast during the past. I preferred Elmina, it was more...More

1  Thank christos e
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Reviewed 15 May 2016

Our group (13 friends) had an excellent experience with Felix, the owner and guide in this agency. His office is based inside the Emina Castle, where we met to start the walking tour of the city. Excellent experience to get to know the real city...More

2  Thank ArielJa
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Reviewed 14 May 2016 via mobile

Felix, the owner and guide of this tour agency, was full of knowledge of the city of elmina. He took us around the city and explained a lot about what happened in the past, but also about the daily life. His way of telling was...More

1  Thank lidewij_netherlands
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Reviewed 18 April 2016

My time with Ghanaecotours was multipurpose in that I did the walking tour around Elmina and also had research assistance with my masters field work there. Both times I was accompanied by Richard who is truly at the top of his job. His excellent knowledge...More

2  Thank ryanpenney3
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Reviewed 28 February 2016

Fascintating tour of backstreets and harbour of Elmina. We wanted to focus on the fish market and ship building area which were fascinating. Knowledgable and friendly guide - thanks Richard! Would wholeheartedly recommend. Also, really helpful providing us with a great driver. No fights over...More

1  Thank LUKKANE
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Reviewed 22 February 2016

We visited Ghana several weeks ago. We met the academic Felix Nguah, who talked to us about the history of Ghana and how the slave trade and colonisation has had a long term impact on the country’s psyche. He also showed us around some of...More

1  Thank Joyce P
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Reviewed 9 February 2016

We found Richard at the castle, and in spite of it being late in the day, he happily agreed to take us on a walking tour. There has obviously been a lot of research done to fill up the script of this tour, and it...More

Thank 864alyssa
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