What is included in total cost?

  • 54 hrs of instructional workshops and lecture-demonstrations

  • Hotel lodging at White Dove Hotel, Dzodze

  • Daily breakfast & dinner at White Dove Hotel, Dzodze

  • All group in-country transport from June 20-July 3 2018. (This includes group transportation from Accra to Dzodze on June 20 and Dzodze to Accra on July 3)

  • Group organized cultural events

  • Onsite teaching-learning resources

  • Group classes in traditional drumming, dancing, & singing

  • Group lectures onsite

  • Performances of traditional music and dance

  • Field Trips to nearby traditional villages, ceremonies, and sights of interest

  • Group tours of southern Volta Region

What is NOT included in total cost?
(*Optional and requires arrival in Accra on Mon., June 18)

  • Air fare (to and from ACC, Ghana): Estimated $1,500 - $2,200, but depends on origin

  • Daily lunch in Dzodze: Estimated $6 - $10 per plate

  • Meals off site (outside of White Dove Hotel): Estimated $50 - $200

  • Bottled Water: Participants are expected to buy their own bottled water

  • Excursions and other local transport in Ghana, other than organized in-country group travels

  • Visa fee: Cost depends on country of residence and application

  • Vaccination/Medical consultation fees: Cost depends on insurance

  • Malaria prophylaxis: Cost depends on insurance

  • International travel health insurance. Cost depends on insurance company

  • Mobile phone credit and Internet usage: Optional estimated $30 - $100

  • Additional private instruction: Optional $10/hour

  • *Accra Tours, e.g. museums, markets, University of Ghana: Optional on June 20

  • *Cape Coast/Elmina/Kakum tours of slave castles & forest canopy: Optional on June 19

*Cost and detailed arrangements to be determined after we know the approximate number of people interested and able to arrive in Ghana by June 18. The cost may include 2 nights hotel accommodation, food, transportation, and entrance fees.

To register for the course see the SF Orff site here.