What is included in total cost?

  • 60 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 July 20-August 3, 2019. (This includes group transportation from Accra to Dzodze on July 20 and Dzodze to Accra on August 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?

  • 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 (to be organized independently between course participants and teachers)

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

** This optional excursion requires participants to arrive in Accra no later than July 18. Cost and detailed arrangements to be determined after we know the approximate number of people interested. The cost may include 2 nights hotel accommodation, food, transportation, and entrance fees.