Accra Markets Explorer - Small Group Tour

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What To Expect

Visit the vibrant markets of Accra. See how locally-sourced wood is used at the Timber Market. Learn about the use of indigenous plants and roots in herbal medicine. Find out how herbs are used in the practice of African voodoo.


Tours in Accra
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In front of Palladium Cinema Hall
3 hours
daily except Sunday at 1:00 PM
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Experience the multi-sensory fun of Accra's bustling markets on this walking tour.

Markets are a hallmark of African society and an invaluable place to connect with local culture, language, cuisine and history. The markets of Ghana are no exception, providing excellent examples of vibrant artistry, quality craftsmanship, authentic home cooking and keen bargaining!

Join an enthusiastic local guide and take a walk through the Makol and Salaga markets of Accra. Learn the art of bargaining from your guide, who will let you in on a few local secrets that will hopefully help in your shopping efforts.

Stop at the Timber Market in Arena Accra and learn about the many different uses of wood sourced from local forests and plantations. While here, visit the intriguing herbal market and marvel at the range of roots, leaves and herbs on display. Find out how these plants are used in the voodoo religion as well as cures for a range of different illnesses and afflictions.

Local traditional medicine men and women frequently rely on nature to provide cures and relief for various ailments, so take the time to learn firsthand how these plants can be used to administer first aid in the bush and provide cures for common illnesses.

Finish the tour armed with useful knowledge on traditional medicine, a camera full of interesting images and hopefully a few unique souvenirs!


  • English-speaking guide

  • Entrance fees


  • Meals and drinks

  • Tips and gratuities

  • Personal expenses

  • Optional activity costs

Please Note

  • Tour will be operated as a guaranteed Small Group Tour with a maximum of 12 guests.

  • Children below 6 years old are not permitted on this tour.

  • Since this is a walking tour, light clothes that would make you feel comfortable are recommended.

Cancellation Policy

  • Free cancellation: 4 days or more prior to start date of activity.
  • 100% Cancellation Fee (no reimbursement): 3 days or less prior to date of activity.

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