Private Tour: Lewis Family (Deposit)
Description Of The Tour:
During this tour, you will have the opportunity to visit and learn pre colonial history, while enjoying the festive holiday season in Ghana, which means experiencing the nightlife of the season! This tour will cover three out of ten regions (Greater Accra, Central & Eastern). In Accra, you will get a city tour and visit sites such as the Kwame Nkrumah Memorial, the Arts Center, The University of Ghana @ East Legon, Mallata Market, Osu & Jamestown for nightlife, and more! While in the Eastern Region, you will explore the trade bead market and have the opportunity to gain a deeper understanding of traditional Afrikan spirituality within its proper cultural context; in this case, the traditional Akom (Akan) spiritual system. You can expect to experience firsthand, the traditional libation ritual, by a local priestesses at her shrine in the village where you can ask questions and even do a cleansing ritual. In the Central Region, you will tour Cape Coast/Elmina Slave Castles and pour libations at the site of the last baths for our ancestors before they were taken to the West and sit down to talk with a traditional chief! In addition, you will also tour Kakum National Park, which protects an area of rainforest, home to endangered mammals such as forest elephants, bongo antelopes and primates like the Diana monkey. The park is rich in butterflies yand birds, including African grey parrots and hornbills. The Canopy Walkway, suspended 30 meters above the ground, provides treetop views of the forest. During the tour, you will also enjoy delicious and nutritious vegan local meals, drumming & dancing, poetry, music, conscious discussions, all while reconnecting back to your ancestral roots and traditional spiritual energy.
The Tour Includes:
* Daily Rising Yoga Meditation
* Vegetarian Breakfast & Lunch
* Transportation in Ghana
* Tours of Cape Coast & Elmina Slave Castles, Kakum National Park, the African Trade Bead Market, the Kwame Nkrumah Memorial Park & the Parliament House of Ghana and more!
* Group discussions
* Libation Ritual w/ Akom Priestess & (Optional: Cleansing Ritual)
* African Dance Workshops
* The opportunity to lead a hip Hop Dance Workshop in Accra and Cape Coast
Payment Details: (Two Easy Payments!!)
Deposit Due: October 30th 2019 ($749)
Final Payment Due: November 30th 2019 ($750)
Total Price Of This 17 Day Tour: $1499 (Price Does Not Include Airfare)
PLEASE NOTE: ALL PAYMENTS ARE NON-REFUNDABLE (However, if for any reason one can not make the retreat, an exchange can be made for a retreat at a later date.