Lake Bosumtwi

Traveling in Ghana: Kumasi and Lake Bosumtwi

Explore Ashanti Region with us. We are taking you to Kumasi and Lake Bosumtwi this April. There’s only 8 slots for this amazing Weekend experience. Enjoy the city life and then relax at the lake side. It’s going to be fun!

During this weekend trip (two nights) we will do several cultural excursions like visiting the big market and a palace. On Sunday we will relax at Lake Bosumtwi, the only natural lake in Ghana. Optional you can join a horse back riding tour around the lake (for an extra fee). Or just swim, relax and enjoy the view and calmness of this area.


In Kumasi we will stay two nights at TUMI hostel, while staying here we will also support their social mission and NGO. TUMI Ghana is a social enterprise that creates sustainable income opportunities for women in Kumasi. In their women empowerment center women take sewing classes, improve entrepreneurial skills and receive free birth control and information on sexual health.

TIP: all items made in the sewing classes are sold in the hostel, so bring extra cash for shopping!


TUMI hostel is the best known hostel in Kumasi for backpackers, volunteers and other travelers. It’s a small guest house with two double rooms, a friends & family room and a dorm. In Tumi Café where you can find delicious home made meals like bagels, wraps, cakes and ice cream.

While staying at the guesthouse you will also contribute to it’s social mission and support the TUMI Ghana foundation.


FRIDAY 21 APRIL | 7PM departure Accra – around 12AM arrival in Kumasi
SATURDAY 22 APRIL | excursions in Kumasi
SUNDAY 23 APRIL | Lake Bosumtwi (optional for extra charge: horse back riding)


TUMI hostel, Kumasi, Ashanti Region

Mixed dorm (8 beds)

For an extra charge and if available you can book a private room

We will have breakfast (2) and dinner at TUMI, 1 lunch in Kumasi town and 1 lunch at Lake Bosumtwi. The meals will be Ghanaian and intercontinental dishes (vegetarian/vegan options possible). If you have any allergies or preferences leave them in the form.

1599GHS per person

A deposit of 400GHS has to be made to secure your spot. This amount is not refundable in case of cancellation (you will get a voucher). Maximum a week before departure you have to transfer the remaining part (this is, partly, refundable as stated in the terms&conditions below).


Costs include:
5-hours transportation to Kumasi (and back to Accra), all transport during the trip, all meals mentioned above, two nights accommodation, entrance fees to tourist sites

Costs exclude:
Snacks/drinks on our way to Kumasi/Accra, additional drinks/other expenses at the guesthouse/during the trip, optionally horse back riding tour around Lake Bosumtwi (150ghs per person per hour)

After registering for the trip you will get an email with the payment details.


We need 8 people to make this trip happen

If you have any questions don’t hesitate to reach out to me: or call/whatsapp +233 55 148 5 233