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Kakum National Park, Cape Coast

#1 of 31 in Parks in Ghana
Must see · National Park · Nature / Park
Traverse a long canopy walk and enjoy the view of virgin rainforest at Kakum National Park, a coastal plains conservation area. Encompassing 75 sq km (145 sq mi) and featuring a 3 km (1.9 mi) long sandy beach, this is the most-visited national park in Ghana. Established in 1931 as a conservation area, the park includes seven thrilling canopy walkways, which allow visitors to experience the forest from a height of 30 m (100 ft). As you make your way through the jungle, look out for monkeys and many different species of birds. The park also contains a small cafe. Start your trip to Cape Coast by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.
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  • Kakum National Park gave me me the best experience of exploring the beauties in nature. Walking on the canopy is a wonderful experience and would like to be there again with my new friends.  more »
  • I visited the park twice to do birdwatching. It's about half an hour walk along a trail uphill (no heals or flipflops), until you reach the canopy walk. There are 6 platforms, all connected with...  more »
  • Was a great experience. However not so many activities to do aside the canopy walk. Great ambience and beautiful scenery. Would love to come again. Only problem will this place is transportation We weren't able to get a vehicle coming to the place and difficulty in getting a vehicle leaving
  • Poor roads .. I don't understand why they take money at the gate before entering and also pay money before climbing the canopy ... But any ways it's a nice. Experience ...and good exercise when climbing the morning

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