60 days in Budapest & Ghana Itinerary

60 days in Budapest & Ghana Itinerary

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Budapest, Hungary
— 47 nights
Fly
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Accra, Ghana
— 3 nights
Fly
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Busua, Ghana
— 1 night
Drive
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Cape Coast, Ghana
— 1 night
Drive
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Kumasi, Ghana
— 1 night
Drive
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Larabanga, Ghana
— 1 night
Drive
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Tamale, Ghana
— 1 night
Fly to Accra, Drive to Hohoe
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Hohoe, Ghana
— 1 night
Drive
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Tafi Atome, Ghana
— 2 nights
Drive to Kotoka International Airport, Fly to Budapest Liszt Ferenc International Airport

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Budapest, Hungary

— 47 nights

Pearl of the Danube

You might consider the city of Budapest, divided by the Danube River into two distinctive cities--Buda and Pest--to be essentially one large World Heritage Site.
Change things up with these side-trips from Budapest: Eger (Lyceum, Eger Castle, &more). And it doesn't end there: admire the landmark architecture of Hungarian Parliament Building, examine the collection at House of Terror Museum, test the waters at a local thermal spa, and take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika).

To see traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Budapest sightseeing planner.

If you are flying in from Hungary, the closest major aiport is Budapest Liszt Ferenc International Airport. In July, daytime highs in Budapest are 33°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can travel to Accra.

Things to do in Budapest

Museums · Historic Sites · Fun & Games · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 1 — Aug 17:

Accra, Ghana

— 3 nights
On a tour of Accra, you can experience the vivacious and dynamic atmosphere of Ghana's sprawling capital city, a commercial and tourist hub of the region.
Step out of Accra with an excursion to Sakumono in Tema--about 50 minutes away. There's lots more to do: explore the galleries of Artists Alliance Gallery, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral Church of the Most Holy Trinity, pause for some photo ops at Nii Tackie Tawiah III Statue, and contemplate the long history of Black Star Gate.

To see ratings, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Accra tour itinerary planner.

You can fly from Budapest to Accra in 13 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Budapest to Accra. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Budapest in August since evenings lows in Accra dip to 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Busua.

Things to do in Accra

Shopping · Museums · Fun & Games · Beaches

Side Trip

Find places to stay Aug 17 — 20:

Busua, Ghana

— 1 night
Start off your visit on the 21st (Fri): steep yourself in history at Fort Batenstein, then step into the grandiose world of Fort Metal Cross, and then kick back and relax at Busua Beach.

To see maps, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Busua trip builder tool.

Traveling by flight from Accra to Busua takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and car. In August, daytime highs in Busua are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) to allow time to drive to Cape Coast.

Things to do in Busua

Historic Sites · Beaches · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 20 — 21:

Cape Coast, Ghana

— 1 night
While it may seem like a regular fishing port at first glance, Cape Coast bears traces of the Portuguese, British, Danish, Swedish, and the Dutch colonists who variously ruled here.
On the 22nd (Sat), step into the grandiose world of Cape Coast Castle, step into the grandiose world of Elmina Castle, and then steep yourself in history at Fort St. Jago.

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Getting from Busua to Cape Coast by car takes about 2.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 27°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can go by car to Kumasi.

Things to do in Cape Coast

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Aug 21 — 22:

Kumasi, Ghana

— 1 night

Ghana's Garden City

A bustling center of trade and culture, Kumasi remains among Ghana's liveliest and most significant urban centers.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): browse the different shops at Kumasi City Mall, examine the collection at Manhyia Palace Museum, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Wesley Methodist Cathedral.

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You can drive from Cape Coast to Kumasi in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Kumasi can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can go by car to Larabanga.

Things to do in Kumasi

Shopping · Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay Aug 22 — 23:

Larabanga, Ghana

— 1 night
Larabanga is a village in West Gonja district, a district in north western Northern Region of Ghana. On the 24th (Mon), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Larabanga Mosque and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Mole National Park.

To see traveler tips, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read our Larabanga trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Kumasi to Larabanga in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. In August, daytime highs in Larabanga are 33°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to drive to Tamale.

Things to do in Larabanga

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Aug 23 — 24:

Tamale, Ghana

— 1 night
Tamale, officially called Tamale Metropolitan Area, is the capital town of the Northern Region of Ghana. Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Tamale fast, fun, and easy.

You can drive from Larabanga to Tamale in 2 hours. August in Tamale sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 28°C at night. You'll set off for Hohoe on the 25th (Tue).

Things to do in Tamale

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours
Find places to stay Aug 24 — 25:

Hohoe, Ghana

— 1 night
Hohoe is a town and the capital of the mountainous Hohoe Municipality of the Volta Region of Ghana, with its beautiful climate and many tourist attractions like the Wli Waterfalls. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Wed): admire the sheer force of Wli Waterfalls.

For photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Hohoe day trip planning app.

You can do a combination of flight and car from Tamale to Hohoe in 5.5 hours. Another option is to drive. August in Hohoe sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Tafi Atome.

Things to do in Hohoe

Parks · Nature
Find places to stay Aug 25 — 26:
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Tafi Atome, Ghana

— 2 nights
On the 27th (Thu), admire the sheer force of Tagbo Falls, steep yourself in history at Forts and Castles, Volta, Greater Accra, Central and Western Regions, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Tafi Atome Monkey Sanctuary And Cultural Village. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Fri): make a trip to Tafi Abuife Kente Village.

For where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read our Tafi Atome trip planner.

Traveling by car from Hohoe to Tafi Atome takes an hour. August in Tafi Atome sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Tafi Atome

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 26 — 28:

Ghana travel guide

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Beaches · Castles · Monuments
Gold Coast
Ghana features a diverse economy, a strong and sturdy democratic tradition, and many of the natural and cultural highlights for which the continent has become known. National parks represent some of the main attractions in Ghana, with a diverse array of wildlife to be seen, including lions, monkeys, elephants, and birds. Forts dating back to the slave era act as focal points for explorations of the coast and help to connect the country to important points in global history.