Sekondi-Takoradi is situated about 110 miles (177 kilometers) southwest of Accra, the national capital.
Sekondi-Takoradi isn't the only spot in Ghana that is worth exploring; experienced travelers should be sure to set aside plenty of time to experience the unique qualities of the surrounding landscapes, cities and towns. Akwidaa, is 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the northeast, and Elmina is situated 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the southwest.
When you are ready to venture further afield visit the nearest regional area. Elmina lies 25 miles (40 kilometers) away and is home to visitor attractions like Fort Amsterdam, Elmina Castle and Cape Coast Castle. Fort St. Jago, Kakum National Park and University of Cape Coast are also good spots for a visit before heading back to Sekondi-Takoradi.
Ghana is a great vacation choice for travelers with a penchant for open-air markets.
Explore a side of Sekondi-Takoradi many visitors will never see by accompanying an expert guide on one of the wildlife safaris and wildlife spotting tours.
Sadly, vacations can't go on forever, so when it's time go home, you'll find the nearest major airport in Accra, 120 miles (193 kilometers) to the northeast.