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Country Guide to Ghana

Why Ghana?

GhanaGhana is home to over 20 million people with the majority of people living around Accra, which is the capital city. Ghana is a diverse place with over seventy languages being spoken throughout the country and many religions being followed. Ghana is a place renowned for a carnival atmosphere and their celebration of personal events such as weddings and funerals. This is a place of wonder and a must-visit gap year location for backpackers looking for a pulsating bustling culture and adventure.

Facts about Ghana

  • Ghana has a tropical climate
  • English is Ghana’s official language

Plan Your Gap Year to Ghana

Click on one of the links below for more information and useful advice when travelling to Ghana.

Top Things To Do

Top Things To Do in Ghana


Accommodation in Ghana


Emergency Information for Ghana