Top beaches in Ghana to plan your next getaway
Are you thinking of planning a beach holiday and are not sure which destination you should choose from? While many would choose locations in Europe or Asia, African countries like Ghana has a range of options for you to choose from. Many of these beaches have resorts nearby to help you get the best of your break: We list 3 we think you should visit.
One of the most popular beaches in Ghana, Labadi Beach is located in the capital of Accra. Its tranquil setting is ideal for family and friends. At this beach you can enjoy horse rides, copious amounts of food and live music. The night time parties at bonfires are some what of a highlight.
Another beach in Accra that is perfect for those who do not want to travel much. It is the perfect setting for relaxation and calm. One would have to cross the Densu River by canoe to get the beach, which in itself is a highlight. At the beach, enjoy boat cruises and beach sports like volleyball, soccer, kite surfing and board surfing.
Ankobra is ideal for those wanting solace and to be away from everything. Situated in the coastal village of Axim, a few kilometres away from Takoradi, in the western region, the beach is laden with palm trees and is not overly crowded. TripAdvisor guests have deemed it paradise that one only sees on postcards.
AUTHOR: Travel Writer, Independent Media