Euphoria Travel Alliance

Jennifer & Emmanuel

Krishna Kaur

Feb 20, 2020 to Feb 22, 2020

Sat Nam! We are really excited that you are joining Krishna for the Conscious Communication training in Ghana. This is your opportunity to join in a tour of Ghana after the training to sight-see in the Incredible Volta and absorb some of the local culture. By you joining this tour, a portion of the proceeds go to supporting a project which is dear to Krishna' heart: Y.O.G.A. for Youth. This program provides urban youth with tools for self-discovery that fosters hope, discipline and respect for self, others and community. In other words, you will change a life...and a community.

AKWAABA! 

The most easterly region of Ghana, bordering on Togo, the Volta Region is an area of extraordinary scenic beauty. The rolling hills and valleys, rocky outcrops overlooking Lake Volta, and lagoons, rivers and waterfalls make for one of nature’s most attractive gift to Ghana. 


Trip Highlights:


Highlands and valley galore greet you as you make your way to the attractions of the Volta region to the Far East of the country. Known for its abundance of waterfalls, Ghana’s highest peak, sights and sounds of the Volta river and friendly village folk, you won’t come this far for nothing – not with the body moving, soul stirring razzmatazz of traditional Ewe music.....Can you hear it?




What's included in this trip:
  • Volta Hotel, Akosombo or similar
  • Meals: Daily breakfast
  • All excursions detailed in the itinerary, with knowledgeable local guides and comfortable air-conditioned vehicles 
  • Entrance fees to all sites visited. 
  • Luggage handling assistance at hotels 
  • Transfers to/from airport 
  • The price is based on a double occupancy. Supplementary payment of $120.00 is required for Single occupancy.



What's not included:

  1. Travel insurance
  2. Recommended tips of $10 pp per day for driver and Tour Guide.
  3. All personal expenses.
  4. Excess luggage transfer service fees
  5. Any items not mentioned in itinerary.

Itinerary


Day 1: Thursday February 20, 2020  - Gardens and Dipo Beads

Embark on an adventure up the Aburi mountains. Discover the names and uses of the myriad plant species in the lush green curated Botanical Gardens. Spend a moment in meditation. Beware the birds lullaby; might lure you to sleep. Pause at a beads-making center where you can try your hands on creating your own unique beads from scratch. "Dipo" beads are an important expression of an individuals spirituality, social connection and beauty. Special "Dipo" beads were created and worn with pride by young maidens who passed the test of virginity.

Check out the Adowa night club in your hotel.


Day 2: Friday February 21, 2020  - Monkey Sanctuary and Waterfalls

Breakfast

Get set for an exciting adventure with the enchanting endangered mona monkeys at the Tafi Atome monkey sanctuary and cultural village. 

Hike to the highest waterfall in West Africa with over 200 feet of cascading Agumatsa (meandering) river water. How many times do you cross the river during the hike? Do you hear the cry of the fruit bats? Don’t think, just dive into the pool and immerse yourself under the refreshing waterfall. Resurface for a packed lunch at the waterfalls. 

Return to your hotel for a well earned rest.




Day 3: Saturday, February 22, 2020 - Party on the Volta Lake

Breakfast and hotel check out.

Bring your dancing shoes. Its party time aboard the MV Dodi Princess with a live band as you cruise on the Volta Lake. Lunch and drinks.

Take a closer look at the Hydro Dam that supplies energy for Ghana. Arrive in Accra and embark on a brief city tour and last minute shopping. Final drop off at your hotel to prepare for flight home! (You will be dropped off at your hotel or airport for your flight home).

End of tour (Recommendation: Book a late flight for departure to USA.)





Accommodations


Volta Hotel - Akosombo
Volta Hotel Akosombo is strategically located on a hilltop, 110 meters above sea level overlooking the Akosombo hydroelectric dam and the second largest man-made lake in the world. The natural beauty and tranquility of the lake, dam and adjoining mountain slope is the view one feeds the eye on from our elegant rooms, suites, private villa and terrace. This location provides the needed ambiance for relaxation. 

Volta Hotel is an award-wining hotel that will help you escape from the noise and pollution of the cities and enjoy absolute serenity.



CANCELLATION POLICY

If you need to cancel, you must notify EUPHORIA TRAVEL ALLIANCE in writing! All cancellations will be processed and refunded less initial deposit and applicable penalties. Cancellation fees: Up to 60 days prior to departure = Non-refundable deposit of $100. Between 59 - 45 days prior to departure = Non-refundable deposit + a $150 fee; 44 days up to 14 January 2020 = 100% of the total cost of package.


*Please note that traveler bears the additional cost of single supplement fees where their cancellation affects the accommodation of their roommate at the hotel(s).

TRAVEL INSURANCE
We highly recommend you to secure travel insurance to protect your investment on this trip. Travel insurance covers the cancellation fees for medical reasons, as well as, medical expenses overseas, accidents, lost or damage of luggage, etcEUPHORIA TRAVEL ALLIANCE will assist you to secure insurance through our trusted suppliers. The cost is always dependent on age and destination. Please let us know if you require such assistance.

RESPONSIBILITY
EUPHORIA TRAVEL ALLIANCE and/or its agents only represent the passenger concerning the hotels, transportation (air, sea, or motorized) trips and other services, and it declares free of liability for any loss, damages or delays incurred by sickness, strikes, war, quarantine or any other cause out of control. We reserve the right to change/alter the itinerary, when it is in the interest of the group. EUPHORIA TRAVEL ALLIANCE does not assume responsibility for errors or omissions contained in the brochure. Price and taxes are guaranteed only upon receiving full payment and issuing confirmation.

PAYMENTS

A non-refundable $100 deposit (credit card or bank transfer is accepted) is required during registration window  open until January 14, 2020 to secure your spot on this tour. Additional one-time or 2 installment payments may be made as elected or by request. Non-payment or insufficient payment by January 14, 2020 may attract additional costs.  Please fill out the registration form via link for the tour and submit preferred method of payment (bank transfer or online debit/credit card processing). Single room supplement is $120, mandatory for the participant that does not have a roommate. EUPHORIA TRAVEL ALLIANCE will try their best to pair you with a roommate, but if we are unable to find one for you 45 days before departure, you will need to pay the single supplement. 


Available Packages

Pay in Full | Save $50!
Available until January 15, 2020

$650.00
Deposit: $650.00

PACKAGES INCLUDE:  Pick-up and drop off at designated conference host venue • Double occupancy accommodation in top 3-Star rated hotel  Meals: Daily breakfast  • Luggage handling assistance at hotels • Entrance fees to all listed sites

(Rate is guaranteed for a minimum of 3 travelers)

Pay in 2 Installments
Available until January 15, 2020

$700.00
Deposit: $350.00

PACKAGES INCLUDE:  Pick-up and drop off at designated conference host venue • Double occupancy accommodation in top 3-Star rated hotel  Meals: Daily breakfast  • Luggage handling assistance at hotels • Entrance fees to all listed sites

(Rate is guaranteed for a minimum of 3 travelers)