Volta Region

Volta Region

Things to do - general

If there is a region that will win the accolade of ‘nature haven’ hands down then it is the Volta Region.
Headed to the east from Accra is the Volta Region offers a toxicating thrilling experience. From the breathtaking WLi waterfalls to the Lovely dishes such as ‘Akple’ with okro soup with the trademark
tilapia fish and the close engagements with monkeys at Tafi and the breathtaking beaches Volta is seen as the next big thing in Ghana;s tourism. To make the most out of your visit, its best to plan it around the time of celebrating the Hogbetsotso festival- an elaborate event to commemorate the people’s innovative escape from a tyrannical king centuries ago. It happens mainly around the first week of November.

Getting there and around
Visitors with private cars can drive approximately 150km to the regional capital of Ho along the Accra – Tema motorway heading through Akosombo and Juapong.

By public transport, there are trotro, Metro Mass Transit, coaches and STC that run from most of the regional capitals especially Accra to Ho and other popular towns.
Once in the region, there are taxis and trotro to take you around the region.

Country Ghana
Languages spokenEwe
Currency usedGhana Cedi (GHC)
Area (km2)20,570 km²

Unfortunately there are no accommodations at this location at the moment.

Agumatsa wildlife sanctuary and Wli falls

Agumatsa wildlife sanctuary and Wli falls

Volta Region
This nature paradise is a 35 km2 ecosystem located in the Hohoe District is a must-visit when you ar More info
Explore Ho

Explore Ho

Volta Region
Let’s start our tour of the Volta Region by visiting Ho, its regional capital. This former capital o More info
Kalakpa Resource Reserve

Kalakpa Resource Reserve

Volta Region
Kalakpa Resource Reserve (KRR) is a remarkable 325 km2 protected area in Southeastern Ghana containi More info
Keta Lagoon Complex Ramser Site

Keta Lagoon Complex Ramser Site

Volta Region
The Keta Lagoon Complex covers management area of 1200km² and lagoon area of 300km². It has been est More info
Kyabobo National Park

Kyabobo National Park

Volta Region
KNP is a 360km2 park established near Nkwanta and lies close to the Republic of Togo. This park is a More info
Mount Afadjato

Mount Afadjato

Volta Region
Standing at 2,905 ft., Mountain Afadjato has since claimed the title of Ghana’s highest mountain. It More info
Tafi Atome Monkey Home

Tafi Atome Monkey Home

Volta Region
Tafi Atome is a traditional conservation area backed by statutory enforcement in co-operation with l More info
Volta River Estuary

Volta River Estuary

Volta Region
The Volta River estuary is an area where the biggest river in Ghana meets the ocean. The environment More info