Ashanti Culture And Crafts Tour, Ghana
Kumasi, the capital of the Ashanti Kingdom. Kumasi was founded in 1695 by the Asantehene (King) Osei Tutu. Palaces, forts, museums, and churches provide a distinct backdrop for important festivals and ceremonies which are still of high importance to the people of Ashanti.
Manhyia Palace and Museum where you will learn the history of the Ashantis. The Ashanti forms the biggest population group in Ghana. For centuries they were the rulers in this region because of their well organized society. At Manhyia Palace, disputes are still settled in accordance with centuries-old customs where the King has the final word.
Kumasi Central Market, the largest open-air market in West Africa where more than 10, 000 vendors sell their wares, from food, to herbs, to beauty products and crafts.
The historic manhyia palace of the Ashantis The Kumasi central Market
Bonwire kente weaving town
The kumasi city tour
Live band music of the popular traditional musicians
The kumasi Arts and Culture centre
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: i meet all my customers at their first point of arrival, that is either at the cruise ship terminal or the airport, so here we have the Tema ship terminal or the Kotoka international airport respectively. and i do this to give any assistance you may need from your point of arrival to the hotel.my mode of identification is, you look for tourbylocals placard. (tourbylocals welcome you to Ghana)with my name on it.
End location: I will drop you off at TEMA cruise ship terminal or the Kotoka international airport from your hotel and wait for a while for your check in and other proceedings.
Duration: 2 days
traffic and raining
Drive in a 4X4 air conditioned car and walk long distance within the attractions.