Koforidua is situated about 35 miles (56 kilometers) north of the national capital Accra.
Don't forget there is more to Ghana than Koforidua, so be sure to explore this region's attractions. You'll find Akosombo, 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the southwest, and Tema 35 miles (56 kilometers) to the northwest.
Around 35 miles (56 kilometers) to the south of Koforidua is Accra, a regional center where you'll find Independence Square (Black Star Square), National Theatre of Ghana and Makola Market. Ohene Djan Stadium, Ghana State House and Labadi Beach are also well-worth checking out before heading back to Koforidua.
Part the mists of time during your stay in Ghana. Take a trip to one of the fortresses for which this region is well known.
Joining in with one of the wildlife spotting tours and wildlife safaris can be a good way to gain a deeper understanding of Ghana.
Discover the true heart of the Ghana cuisine by exploring regional restaurants or cafés. Popularly used ingredients in Ghana are millet and sorghum. Why not try red red (bean curry) or banku (fermented corn and meat)? Both meals are a common fare in this region. Fried plantains is a common final course. Fresh coconut juice is great drink to ask for no matter what time it is.
When planning your holiday to Koforidua, it's handy to remember that the nearest major airport, Kotoka International Airport, is situated in in Accra, 35 miles (56 kilometers) to the south.