Full-Day Bird And Owl Watching Tour From Accra

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 1 Day
  • Departure Time :
    6.30am
  • Departure Details :
    Your centrally located Accra accommodation
  • Cancellation Policy :
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.

Overview

Spend a day in the wilderness surrounding Accra and Tema getting to know the local avian wildlife. Spend the morning observing local birds in the Shai Hills Resource Reserve. Then take the afternoon to experience a different variety in the Sakumo Ramsar Site (Sakumo Lagoon). Encounter the local bird life at a comfortable pace with all day to take them in.

Highlights

Pickup from a centrally located meeting point

All entrance fees included

Led by a local guide

Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city

Know More about this tour

You will start with a sunrise drive to Shai Hills Resource Reserve to start bird watching at 6.30 am until 10 am. This reserve is filled with birds and set in an attractive region of hilly rocks and grassy plains. You will spend most of your morning observing the many species of birds here.

In the afternoon, start your bird watching at around 2 pm until 5pm at the Sakumo Ramsar Site. Also known as the Sakumo Lagoon, the Sakumo Ramsar Site features a good opportunity to see many species despite its location in the front of the Gulf of Guinea. Here in the open shallow estuary and surrounding Savannah, you will encounter both resident and migratory birds.

In the evening you will return to Shai Hills for night bird watching, at around 6pm until 8pm - offering a different view of the wildlife.

Inclusions

Private vehicle with air-conditioning, fuel, vehicle insurance and professional English-speaking driver

Lunch and dinner

Complementary 3 liters of bottled water

Professional birding guide and local guide

Entry/Admission - Shai Hills Resource Reserve

Entry/Admission - Sakumono

Exclusions

International visas and flights

Vaccinations and medical/travel insurance

Gratuities

Drinks (alcoholic and non-alcoholic)

All other activities not listed on the itinerary

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

A minimum of two people per booking is required

You need to be fit and generally be in good health to trek on foot to the birding sites

Minimum age is 14 years

No maximum age limit but the you must be strong and fit to walk a distance of about 6km on an uneven terrain

Wear light cloths as possible, wear a hat, bring along any insect repellent