Harlem Meets History:

Embark on a Cultural Odyssey to Ghana with the 2024 Oneness Festival!

Are you yearning for deeper connections, vibrant rhythms, and breathtaking landscapes? Brace yourself, because the 2024 Cultural Oneness Festival is gearing up for an epic journey to Ghana – and this time, Harlem’s coming along!
Imagine immersing yourself in the pulsating energy of Accra, exploring the ancient soul of Cape Coast, and then delving into the vibrant heart of Tamale, where the inaugural Oneness Festival ignited a celebration of unity and heritage. This specially curated trip, co-hosted by The Taste Of Afrika and the Harlem Tourism Board, is more than a vacation; it’s a cultural odyssey.

Weaving the threads of Harlem and Ghana:

This adventure transcends sightseeing. It’s about forging connections. Walk the streets where jazz once echoed, and then feel the drumbeat of Tamale pulse beneath your feet. Witness the rich tapestry of Ghanaian traditions interwoven with the Harlem Renaissance spirit, forging a bond across the Atlantic.

A kaleidoscope of experiences awaits:

  • Delve into history:
    Stand tall before the imposing Elmina Castle in Cape Coast, a silent sentinel whispering tales of the past.
  • Unleash your inner foodie: :
    Savor the explosion of flavors in Accra’s bustling markets, and discover Tamale’s hidden gems where culinary magic unfolds
  • Move to the rhythm:
    Let the infectious beat of Ghanaian music wash over you at vibrant cultural performances, from drumming circles to dazzling fashion shows.
  • Connect with community:
    Share stories, laughter, and experiences with Ghanaians and fellow travelers, forging friendships that span continents.

More than a trip, it’s a legacy

$4,475 USD / Adult
This journey isn’t just about ticking off destinations; it’s about leaving your mark. Visit community projects, engage with local businesses, and be part of a collaborative effort that empowers and uplifts.

Explore the Itinerary

  • Sunday November 10th, 2024 [New York City]

    Flight from New York City (JFK) to Accra Ghana (ACC) [Preferred] FlightDL156

    Departure: 11:50pm (Sunday, November 10th)

    Arrival 2:15pm (Monday, November 11th)

  • Monday, November 11th, 2024 [Accra, Ghana]

    Arrival Kotoka International Airport (ACC); Accra, Ghana 2:15pm

    Ground transportation from Kotoka International Airport (ACC) to Accra Marriott Hotel;

    1 Liberation Road, Accra, Ghana: Check In: Two (2) nights. 7:00pm till 10:00pm:

    Welcoming Reception: Whitestone Inn; Reiss Jct. Rd, Accra (North Legon)

  • Tuesday, November 12th, 2024 [Accra, Ghana]

    • National Museum of Ghana

    • Makola Market

    • Independence Square

    • Centre for National Culture, Accra

    • W.E.B. DuBois Center

    • Kwame Nkrumah Memorial Park

    • Labadi Pleasure Beach

  • Wednesday, November 13th, 2024 [ Cape Coast/Elmina]

    Cape Coast Castle

    • Elmina Castle

    • Cape Coast Walk

    • Kakum National Park

  • Day 5: Thursday, November 14th, 2024: [Accra to Tamale]

    9:00am: Depart Accra/Kotoka Airport to Tamale: African World Airlines.

    Ground Transportation Provided by Cultural Roots Tours.

    11:00am: Welcome Reception Grand Sophia Hotel: F5G3+MGP, Tamale, Ghana

    1:00pm Check In: Nim Avenue Hotel; Tamale; WD 31 Watson Block 4th Road Russian Bangalows: Three (3) nights

    3:30pm Cultural Street Carnival, and Fashion Show;

    Red Clay Center of the Arts; Tamale Ghana.

  • Friday, November 15th, 2024 [Tamale to Paga, Ghana]

    Pikworo Slave Camp; Paga Ghana

    Paga Crocodile Pond

    Visit to Paramount Chief Palace; Paga Ghana

  • Saturday, November 16th, 2024 [Tamale]

    8:30am: Visit to Paramount Chief; Buipe Ghana

    10:00am: Visit to Mole National Park; Savannah Region, Ghana

    7:00pm: CulturalOnenessFestivalConcert;JubileePark

  • Sunday, November 17th, 2024 [Tamale to Accra]

    10:00am Depart Tamale Airport to Kotoka Airport

    12:00pm: Check In: Accra Marriott Hotel; 1 Liberation Road, Accra, Ghana:

    Check In: One (1) night.

    1:30pm: Sunday, Brunch @ Marriott Accra

  • Monday, November 18th, 2024 [Accra to USA]

    2:00pm [Late Check Out]

    3:30pm: Departure Reception: Whitestone Inn; Reiss Jct. Rd, Accra (North Legon)

    7:30pm: Arrival at Kotoka International Airport

    10:30pm: Departure

  • Tuesday, November 19th, 2024 [USA]
    5:25am: Arrival at JFK International Airport.
DAY 1 – Sunday November 10th, 2024 [New York City]

Flight from New York City (JFK) to Accra Ghana (ACC) [Preferred] Flight DL156

Departure: 11:50pm (Sunday, November 10th)

Arrival 2:15pm (Monday, November 11th)

DAY 2 – Monday, November 11th, 2024 [Accra, Ghana]

Arrival Kotoka International Airport (ACC); Accra, Ghana

2:15pm Ground transportation from Kotoka International Airport (ACC) to Accra Marriott Hotel; 1 Liberation Road, Accra, Ghana:

Check In: Two (2) nights. 7:00pm till 10:00pm:

Welcoming Reception: Whitestone Inn; Reiss Jct. Rd, Accra (North Legon)

DAY 3 – Tuesday, November 12th, 2024 [Accra, Ghana]

• National Museum of Ghana

• Makola Market

• Independence Square

• Centre for National Culture, Accra

• W.E.B. DuBois Center

• Kwame Nkrumah Memorial Park

• Labadi Pleasure Beach

DAY 4 – Wednesday, November 13th, 2024 [ Cape Coast/Elmina]

Cape Coast Castle

• Elmina Castle

• Cape Coast Walk

• Kakum National Park

DAY 5 – Thursday, November 14th, 2024: [Accra to Tamale]

9:00am: Depart Accra/Kotoka Airport to Tamale: African World Airlines.

Ground Transportation Provided by Cultural Roots Tours.

11:00am: Welcome Reception Grand Sophia Hotel: F5G3+MGP, Tamale, Ghana

1:00pm Check In: Nim Avenue Hotel; Tamale; WD 31 Watson Block 4th Road Russian Bangalows: Three (3) nights

3:30pm Cultural Street Carnival, and Fashion Show; Red Clay Center of the Arts; Tamale Ghana.

DAY 6 – Friday, November 15th, 2024 [Tamale to Paga, Ghana]

Pikworo Slave Camp; Paga Ghana

Paga Crocodile Pond

Visit to Paramount Chief Palace; Paga Ghana

DAY 7 – Saturday, November 16th, 2024 [Tamale]

8:30am: Visit to Paramount Chief; Buipe Ghana 10:00am:

Visit to Mole National Park; Savannah Region, Ghana

7:00pm: CulturalOnenessFestivalConcert;JubileePark

DAY 8 – Sunday, November 17th, 2024 [Tamale to Accra]

10:00am Depart Tamale Airport to Kotoka Airport

12:00pm: Check In: Accra Marriott Hotel; 1 Liberation Road, Accra, Ghana:

Check In: One (1) night.

1:30pm: Sunday, Brunch @ Marriott Accra

DAY 9 – Monday, November 18th, 2024 [Accra to USA]

2:00pm [Late Check Out]

3:30pm: Departure Reception: Whitestone Inn; Reiss Jct. Rd, Accra (North Legon)

7:30pm: Arrival at Kotoka International Airport

10:30pm: Departure

DAY 10 – Tuesday, November 19th, 2024 [USA]
5:25am: Arrival at JFK International Airport.
DAY 1 – Sunday November 10th, 2024 [New York City]

Flight from New York City (JFK) to Accra Ghana (ACC) [Preferred] Flight DL156

Departure: 11:50pm (Sunday, November 10th)

Arrival 2:15pm (Monday, November 11th)

DAY 2 – Monday, November 11th, 2024 [Accra, Ghana]

Arrival Kotoka International Airport (ACC); Accra, Ghana

2:15pm Ground transportation from Kotoka International Airport (ACC) to Accra Marriott Hotel; 1 Liberation Road, Accra, Ghana:

Check In: Two (2) nights. 7:00pm till 10:00pm:

Welcoming Reception: Whitestone Inn; Reiss Jct. Rd, Accra (North Legon)

DAY 3 – Tuesday, November 12th, 2024 [Accra, Ghana]

• National Museum of Ghana

• Makola Market

• Independence Square

• Centre for National Culture, Accra

• W.E.B. DuBois Center

• Kwame Nkrumah Memorial Park

• Labadi Pleasure Beach

DAY 4 – Wednesday, November 13th, 2024 [ Cape Coast/Elmina]

Cape Coast Castle

• Elmina Castle

• Cape Coast Walk

• Kakum National Park

DAY 5 – Thursday, November 14th, 2024: [Accra to Tamale]

9:00am: Depart Accra/Kotoka Airport to Tamale: African World Airlines.

Ground Transportation Provided by Cultural Roots Tours.

11:00am: Welcome Reception Grand Sophia Hotel: F5G3+MGP, Tamale, Ghana

1:00pm Check In: Nim Avenue Hotel; Tamale; WD 31 Watson Block 4th Road Russian Bangalows: Three (3) nights

3:30pm Cultural Street Carnival, and Fashion Show; Red Clay Center of the Arts; Tamale Ghana.

DAY 6 – Friday, November 15th, 2024 [Tamale to Paga, Ghana]

Pikworo Slave Camp; Paga Ghana

Paga Crocodile Pond

Visit to Paramount Chief Palace; Paga Ghana

DAY 7 – Saturday, November 16th, 2024 [Tamale]

8:30am: Visit to Paramount Chief; Buipe Ghana 10:00am:

Visit to Mole National Park; Savannah Region, Ghana

7:00pm: CulturalOnenessFestivalConcert;JubileePark

DAY 8 – Sunday, November 17th, 2024 [Tamale to Accra]

10:00am Depart Tamale Airport to Kotoka Airport

12:00pm: Check In: Accra Marriott Hotel; 1 Liberation Road, Accra, Ghana:

Check In: One (1) night.

1:30pm: Sunday, Brunch @ Marriott Accra

DAY 9 – Monday, November 18th, 2024 [Accra to USA]

2:00pm [Late Check Out]

3:30pm: Departure Reception: Whitestone Inn; Reiss Jct. Rd, Accra (North Legon)

7:30pm: Arrival at Kotoka International Airport

10:30pm: Departure

DAY 10 – Tuesday, November 19th, 2024 [USA]
5:25am: Arrival at JFK International Airport.

Ready to answer the call of the drum?

The 2024 Cultural Oneness Festival trip to Ghana is calling all seekers of adventure, connection, and a deeper understanding of our shared cultural tapestry. Pack your dancing shoes, your open heart, and your appetite for unforgettable experiences. This odyssey awaits, and it’s going to be legendary!

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