Category: Ghana travel news

Ghana Travel & Tourism News for visitors. Ghana, officially the Republic of Ghana, is a country located along the Gulf of Guinea and Atlantic Ocean, in the subregion of West Africa.

The biggest urban music beach festival in the world

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 22, 2020

The Ghana Tourism Authority, on behalf of the Government of Ghana, and Event Horizon, Organisers of the Afro-Nation Festival, on ... Read More

South Africa’s Tourism Minister to visit Ghana

eTN Managing Editor eTN Managing Editor- November 24, 2019

The South African Tourism Minister, Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane, will in the coming week, embark on a working visit to Ghana and ... Read More

African Travel Times reveals names of its 2019 Awards Nominees

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- September 22, 2019

African Travel Times, West Africa’s only monthly travel and tourism magazine and a member of the African Tourism Board has ... Read More

African Sports Tourism Week Ghana 2019 gathers momentum

Alain St.Ange Alain St.Ange- September 10, 2019

Tourism is the crossing of borders for an experience. Sports Tourism is one such activity bringing so many to cross ... Read More

African Tourism Board: The Need for Greater Industry Synergy in West Africa

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 24, 2019

The 2019 IATA’s Regional Aviation Forum is being held at the Marriott Hotel in Accra, Ghana. On Tuesday Alain St.Ange, ... Read More

Iran – Ghana signs MOU on tourism and free trade zone cooperation

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 23, 2019

The deputy head of the Supreme Council of Iran's Free Trade, Industrial and Special Economic Zones for cultural, tourism and ... Read More

Canadians rescued by SWAT and safe after abduction in Ghana

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 12, 2019

National Security Operatives  in Ghana completed an operation which successfully rescued the two Canadian women recently abducted in the Ashanti ... Read More

Ghana Remains Safe: African Tourism Board Rapid Response Team offers assistance

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 11, 2019

Ghana remains sage, security remains vigilant according to a statement issued by Kojo Oppong Nkrumah, the Minister of Information for ... Read More

African Tourism Board President will speak at the IATA Regional Aviation Forum in Ghana

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 24, 2019

The African Tourism Board knows the importance of connectivity for the growing travel and tourism industry to the continent.  African ... Read More

ATTES: Changing the Face of Africa together with the African Tourism Board

Dr. Darlington Muzeza Dr. Darlington Muzeza- May 14, 2019

The African Tourism Board is planning to partner with Africa’s Trade, Transport and Energy Summit  (ATTES) to make sure travel and tourism ... Read More

Ghana Tourism makes money on selfies

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 21, 2019

Ghana Tourism is a big business and full of surprises. This is also true for  Mr Guru, Ghanaian,  a comedian ... Read More

Emirates and Africa World Airlines ink interline agreement

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- April 16, 2019

Emirates, the world’s largest international airline, and Africa World Airlines (AWA), the Ghanaian airline headquartered in Accra, have announced a ... Read More

Nonstop between Washington Dulles and Acrra, Ghana grows on SAA

editor editor- April 3, 2019

Starting today, South African Airways (SAA) has increased its frequency on nonstop flights between Washington, D.C.-Dulles International Airport and Accra’s ... Read More

Ghana Tourism over Mining? Should Atewa Forest Reserve be a National Park?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 31, 2019

In Ghana, a Rocha Ghana and Concerned Citizens of Atewa Landscape (CCLA), both non-governmental organizations (NGOs), have urged the government ... Read More

Ghana beefs up leisure tourism

editor editor- January 29, 2019

According to the World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) leisure travel spending (inbound and domestic) generated 66.5% of direct Travel ... Read More

South African Airways boosts its US-Ghana service

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 2, 2019

The flag carrier airline of South Africa, South African Airways (SAA), today announced that it will increase the frequency on ... Read More

Ghanaian Tourism Ambassador: Sex is a tourism booster

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 27, 2018

Ghanaian radio and TV presenter, Abeiku Aggrey Santana, who in 2016 was announced as a Tourism Ambassador for Ghana, has ... Read More

African Tourism Partners steps up Africa Travel & Tourism Master Classes

editor editor- December 4, 2018

Africa Tourism Partners (ATP) will host its Africa Travel and Tourism Marketing Master Class and Business/MICE Travel Connection in Johannesburg Read More

Protea Hotels by Marriott to open its second hotel in Ghana

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- November 20, 2018

Protea Hotels by Marriott, part of Marriott International, Inc., announced the signing of Protea Hotel by Marriott Accra, Kotoka Airport, ... Read More

Ghana Minister of Tourism joins African Tourism Board

editor editor- October 31, 2018

The African Tourism Board has appointed the Hon. Catherine Ablema Afeku, Minister of Tourism Ghana, to the African Tourism Board ... Read More

Hahn Air Group: A20 new partners implemented

editor editor- October 18, 2018

Hahn Air has already integrated 20 new carriers into its global network of more than 350 air, rail and shuttle ... Read More

First Pullman Hotel announced for Ghana

editor editor- October 2, 2018

AccorHotels and Platinum Properties Limited Ltd., the Project Company of the Pullman Accra Airport City, have announced the signing of ... Read More

First Pullman Hotel in Ghana

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- October 2, 2018

AccorHotels, andPlatinum Properties Limited Ltd, the Project Company of the Pullman Accra Airport City, have announced the signing of a landmark agreement ... Read More

Hilton on track to more than double its footprint in Africa

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- October 1, 2018

As it continues to grow its presence in Africa by introducing new brands and entering new countries, Hilton (NYSE:HLT) today ... Read More

WTM Chief Carol Weaving introduces African Tourism Board to African Leadership Forum

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- September 3, 2018

Carol Weaving, managing director of Reed Exhibition is the latest board member of the newly founded African Tourism Board (ATB) ... Read More

First Africa Tourism Leadership Awards announces short-listed finalists

editor editor- August 14, 2018

Finalists in all 9 categories of the inaugural Africa Tourism Leadership Awards were announced by the Co-chairs of the awards ... Read More

Ghana Tourism Minister: Now a board member of the African Tourism Board

editor editor- August 9, 2018

The Hon. Catherine Ablema Afeku, Minister of Tourism for Ghana, recently joined the African Tourism Board (ATB) as a board ... Read More

Africa Tourism Leadership Forum set to offer experiential learning in business and MICE tourism

editor editor- August 3, 2018

Meetings, Incentives, Conferences, Exhibitions and events (MICE) remain key pillars in development across Africa tourism. Read More

Prof. Marina Novelli, University of Brighton, to lead Product Development Masterclass at 1st Africa Tourism Leadership Forum

editor editor- August 1, 2018

Prof. Marina Novelli, University of Brighton, has been chosen to lead the Sustainable Tourism Masterclass at Africa Tourism Leadership Forum. Read More

Influential tourism industry experts to speak at Africa Tourism Leadership Forum

editor editor- July 23, 2018

The upcoming Africa Tourism Leadership Forum is a dedicated Pan-African private-public tourism forum supported by the African Tourism Board. Read More

Ghana Minister for Aviation meets Alain St.Ange from Seychelles

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- July 22, 2018

Hon Cecilia Abena Dapaah, the Minister for Aviation of the Republic of Ghana was the proud host of the Routes ... Read More

Uganda Tourism and Seychelles Tourism Consultant discuss Brand Africa and cooperation

editor editor- July 19, 2018

Dr. Wasswa Tom Davis, Uganda Tourism Board member and a Manager at Uganda Civil Aviation Authority, and Alain St.Ange met ... Read More

A380 to Accra, Ghana from Dubai on Emirates

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- July 18, 2018

The one-off A380 flight EK787 from Dubai to Accra, will arrive at 11:35 hours and be on the ground for more ... Read More

First-ever Africa Tourism Leadership Awards

editor editor- July 14, 2018

Africa Tourism Partners and its Africa Tourism Leadership Forum strategic partners announced the first-ever Africa Tourism Leadership Awards. Read More

Africa Tourism Leadership Forum: Why you should register now?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- July 9, 2018

The African Tourism Board announced today that The Ghana Tourism Authority (GTA) in collaboration with Africa Tourism Partners (ATP) and ... Read More