West Africa Cultural Tours
An unexpected and largely undiscovered destination, the people, traditions, and history of West Africa captivate us. Trips to West Africa expose a melange of cultures and experiences, each windows into the storied past and present of this region. With careful timing and exclusive invitation, our West Africa tours access special ceremonies and meet fascinating people, sharing personal and authentic conversations.
- Absorb the colors and rhythms of Gelede and Egun voodoo mask dances in Benin.
- Attend a voodoo trance ceremony in a small village and learn about animist beliefs and traditional medicine as you wander a fetish market in Togo.
- Visit local Ashanti artisans in their studios and witness the lively Festival of Akwasidae in Ghana.
- Explore the Gold Coast castles and forts once used in the slave trade with Europe.