IN ADDITION TO BEING KNOWN FOR ITS LUSH FORESTS, DIVERSE ANIMAL LIFE, AND MILES OF SANDY BEACHES ALONG A PICTURESQUE COAST, GHANA IS ALSO CELEBRATED FOR ITS RICH HISTORY AND CULTURAL HERITAGE.

EXPEDITION DETAILSEXPEDITION FAQS

Expeditioners will serve rural villages in the northern part of Ghana as well as adventure outside of Accra and take part in a Safari in Mole National Park.

There must be a minimum of 20-25 participants in order for an expedition to proceed. Please refrain from purchasing airfare until the expedition has been confirmed.

TRAVEL DATES & REGISTRATION

CHRISTMAS 2020

ARRIVAL: December 27, 2020 International flight arrival to Kotoka International Airport (ACC).

DEPARTURE: January 4, 2021 International flight departure from Kotoka International Airport (ACC) at any time.

VIEW THE SAMPLE ITINERARYRegistration opens May 1st

PRE & POST TRAVEL

Expedition participants are free to organize their own travel before or after the expedition, but they must attend orientation the first day of the expedition and depart from the village the final day of the expedition. READ THE FAQs >

EXPEDITION FEES

$1,650 + airfare per person. Includes food, accommodations, ground transportation, in-country flights, Kakum National Park Canopy Walk, Safari in Mole National Park and project materials. A $300 deposit is required to reserve your reservation. *Participants must be at least eight (8) years old or older. FHe is a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. 100% of the expedition fee is tax deductible and can be funded through donations.

Each expedition includes at least one village-driven building project in which everyone is welcome to participate. The project is generally a school, clinic, or water system and is directed by local masons and foremen using local materials. Other areas of focus include training programs centered around business development, education, and healthcare. We strive to adapt each training to the individual needs of each community.

Each expedition includes at least one village-driven building project in which everyone is welcome to participate. The project is generally a school, clinic, or water system and is directed by local masons and foremen using local materials. Other areas of focus include training programs centered around business development, education, and healthcare. We strive to adapt each training to the individual needs of each community.

Family Humanitarian participants will work side-by-side with villagers throughout the day enjoying cultural events in the process. Hotel/Guest House accommodations with running water, electricity,  and common eating areas can be anticipated.  You will also have the opportunity to take a canopy walk and enjoy a Safari at Mole National Park.

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Ghana was the first country in sub-Saharan Africa to gain independence post-colonialism.
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Ghana was ranked as Africa's most peaceful country by the Global Peace Index.
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Lake Volta , in the Volta region of the country, is the world's largest man-made lake.
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The currency unit in Ghana is called the cedi. The word "cedi" comes from a local word meaning a cowry shell. Cowry shells (from sea snails) were once used as money in Ghana.
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Ghana is home to the famous Cape Coast slave castle.
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