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Floor First Elmina Castle, Elmina, Ghana
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Dark fort in a lively neighborhood!

We visited Elmina after Cape coast and we were quite prepared for what we were going to see. Cape... read more

Reviewed November 30, 2017
christos e
Excellent Walking Tour of Emina

Our group (13 friends) had an excellent experience with Felix, the owner and guide in this agency... read more

Reviewed May 15, 2016
ArielJa
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Nov 30, 2017
“Dark fort in a lively neighborhood!”
May 15, 2016
“Excellent Walking Tour of Emina”
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Floor First Elmina Castle, Elmina, Ghana
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Reviewed November 30, 2017

We visited Elmina after Cape coast and we were quite prepared for what we were going to see. Cape coast was the first destination and it got us down thinking what happened in the gold coast during the past. I preferred Elmina, it was more...More

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Reviewed May 15, 2016

Our group (13 friends) had an excellent experience with Felix, the owner and guide in this agency. His office is based inside the Emina Castle, where we met to start the walking tour of the city. Excellent experience to get to know the real city...More

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Reviewed May 14, 2016 via mobile

Felix, the owner and guide of this tour agency, was full of knowledge of the city of elmina. He took us around the city and explained a lot about what happened in the past, but also about the daily life. His way of telling was...More

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Reviewed April 18, 2016

My time with Ghanaecotours was multipurpose in that I did the walking tour around Elmina and also had research assistance with my masters field work there. Both times I was accompanied by Richard who is truly at the top of his job. His excellent knowledge...More

2  Thank ryanpenney3
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Reviewed February 28, 2016

Fascintating tour of backstreets and harbour of Elmina. We wanted to focus on the fish market and ship building area which were fascinating. Knowledgable and friendly guide - thanks Richard! Would wholeheartedly recommend. Also, really helpful providing us with a great driver. No fights over...More

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Reviewed February 22, 2016

We visited Ghana several weeks ago. We met the academic Felix Nguah, who talked to us about the history of Ghana and how the slave trade and colonisation has had a long term impact on the country’s psyche. He also showed us around some of...More

1  Thank Joyce P
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Reviewed February 9, 2016

We found Richard at the castle, and in spite of it being late in the day, he happily agreed to take us on a walking tour. There has obviously been a lot of research done to fill up the script of this tour, and it...More

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Reviewed February 7, 2016

We were delighted with Richard's engaging tour of the town and fishing port of Elmina. Lots of historic and social detail. Richard was charming, attentive to his clients and is clearly committed to developing tourism in his home town.

Thank HMcI
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Reviewed December 5, 2015

As a photographer, I hired Richard as my guide to show me around the communities in Elmina. It was a real pleasure working with him. Everything went smoothly, he was able to give me insight that would have been impossible without him and it made...More

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Reviewed July 10, 2015 via mobile

The tour was fantastic and really added to our earlier tour of the castle. Our guide Richard spoke good English and his knowledge of the town's history was excellent. I would thoroughly recommend this tour as a great way to spend 90 minutes to really...More

1  Thank Jack B
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