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June 4, 2019
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2 Day Adventure Birding

$600.00

Overnight in a comfortable tree house in Kakum National Park, permitting extended hiking and birding as well as a private experience on the canopy walkway in the early morning to witness the rainforest canopy before the crowds arrive. Also includes a visit to a stingless bee facility, a Posuban shrine, and the World Heritage Site of Cape Coast castle.

Day 1
Scenic drive along the coast, passing lagoons, beaches, villages & forests. Visit a stingless bee facility before arriving at Kakum National Park. Kakum is Ghana’s most significant birding park, with over 266 species including white-breasted guinea fowl, African grey parrot, and nine species of hornbill. Enjoy a two-hour trail hike on the forest floor, where you will see birds, butterflies and perhaps catch a glimpse of the forest’s secretive mammals.
Continue to the Kakum tree house, where the platform presents unique viewing.

Day 2
Morning visit to the canopy the walkway before the park opens to experience the walkway without the crowds. There are 7 segments, totalling 360 meters in length. At 40 meters high, this is the best opportunity to view the upper and lower canopies.
Take an extended ground hike for lower-story and ground-dwelling species. The Sun Bird Trail allows you to experience 3 different ecosystems: rainforest, a secondary forest and pond environment.
Depart Kakum and tour historic Cape Coast castle and a short visit to the beach. Visit an extravagant Posuban shrine along the return drive to Accra.
Drop at a location of your choice in Accra.
Contact us for the detailed itinerary which can be customised just for you!

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Fosu Lagoon is the Xavi Bird Sanctuary where a canoe ride down the Lotor River to the Avu Lagoon permits viewing birds not normally seen in other habitats. A great diversity of birds (over 90 different species) can be viewed from the canoe. Bird lovers are guaranteed sightings of birds from a unique vantage point not usually available to tourists.
KAKUM NATIONAL PARK
Be sure to hike the Sun Bird Trail that is specially developed to incorporate three ecosystems: rainforest, secondary forest, and pond. This is an excellent ground hike for lower-story and ground-dwelling species. Visitors can use this trail together with the canopy walkway to search for more than 400 bird species found on the Kakum bird checklist

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