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i m a traveling to tamale what are some of the best place t could go for sight seeing
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Answered by Eyram Ametefe Gerald , Accra, Ghana
ok u can visite da larabanga mosque and probably travel to the upper west region and visit the paga crocodile pond
Answered by Achiaa JAckson , Accra, Ghana
Mole National Park, Larabanga Mosque as well as the Mystery stone. You could also contact me for transportation and accommodation..............0242547594
Answered by Oyinkro Ovia , Accra, Ghana
ok u can visite da larabanga mosque and probably travel to the upper west region and visit the paga crocodile pond call this number 0279887573
Answered by Akwei Anang , Accra, Ghana
Mole National Park,Larabanga Mosque,Larabanga Mystery Stone,Daboya,Nalerigu Defence Wall,MOLE PARK - ELEPHANT,SLAVE MARKET - SALAGA
Answered by Moro Ali , Kumasi, Ghana
Tamale is a great place to be,you can go to the Tamale newly constructed sports stadium which was use for the can 2008.you can also visit the mole national park which is the biggest game reserve in the country.there you will see animals of all kind.you can also visit the salaga slave camp which is at the out sketch of Tamale.this was the biggest slave market during the slave trade.you can also visit the Larabanga mosque which is a century old building and beside it lies the mystery stone.you can also visit the Nalerigu defense wall which was used to prevent slave raiders.
Answered by Angellove-Isaac O. Ampomah , Accra, Ghana
Tamale is a regional capital and the region is biggest in Ghana. Among the sites you can visit include The Mole National Park which is one of the largest game reserves in Ghana- so many species of animals can be found there.........
There is also the Mystery Stone which is adjacent to the Laranbaga Mosque- this is a special Mosque built over a century ago.
The Nalerigu Defense Wall which was built to prevent slave raiders during the slave trade can also be visited while in Tamale.
The Salaga Market is not far from the Tamale township and it was the biggest slave market at that time.
The Tamale sports stadium is also a very good site to visit.
Answered by Michael Asante , Accra, Ghana
a whole lot and i can take you around the villages to see more places
Answered by Michael Mensah , Accra, Ghana
Tamele is the modern capital of the the Dagomba State. There is the Art and craft shop, the Chief's Palace, and Wonderful Mosques. Near by you can visit Mole National Park (the elephant haven), Larabanga Mosque (unique Sudanese Architecture), The mystery stone, Salaga Slave Market,ETC.
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Answered by Margaret Yankson , Accra, Ghana
Tamale has many craft shops, markets, restaurants and hotels. Among handicrafts of interest produced in the various towns and villages are leather goods, musical instruments such as drums, xylophones and flutes as well as the coarse hand - woven textile used for sewing the popular smock or "Batakari" dress.
The religious and cultural history of the people is depicted in old mosques found at Daboya, Banda, Savelugu and a few other towns in the region.Other historic sites linked to the slave trade are Salaga, Yendi, Daboya where the slaves were assembled and chained to baobab trees in readiness for the long trek to the coast for sale and shipment. In addition to these are the remnants of an ancient wall at Nalerigu in the Gambaga scarps which were built to protect the inhabitants from slave raiders.
At Yendi, east of Tamale, is the grave of the notorious slave merchant of the past, Babatu.
Mole National Park, west of Tamale, is one of the biggest elephant sanctuaries in Africa with vast expanses of savanna woodland, Mole is open all year round. Due to its huge size, visitors with cross - country vehicles accompanied by guides, are able to penetrate further into the park to see a wider variety of animals such as lions, baboons, antelopes, hippos and many others. The best time to visit is between December and April at the height of the dry season, when the grass is low and many of the animals in the park come to swim and drink from a pond close to the motel on the reserve.
The real thrill at Mole is the guided walks early in the morning and at dusk to watch the activities of the mammals and the birds. Birdlife is prodigious and this includes several winter visitors from Europe and the Americas.
Northwest of Tamale are the salt mines of Daboya. Salt was an important and major item of exchange and used in barter for slave. Salt mining still goes on today. Daboya is also noted for its hand woven textile which sells in the market of the Northern Region.
Larabanga Mosque & Mystery Stone:
The famous mosque of Larabanga is the oldest and most reputed in Ghana. Dating back to the 13th century, it is a picturesque whitewashed mosque in the Sudanese style, built of clay. It has wooden beams jutting out of the wall. It is an Islamic holy site and keeps an ancient copy of the Quran brought by an Arabic cleric who led the people on their migration to Larabanga that is almost as old as the mosque.
At the outskirts of the town is a legendary mystic stone which according to stories, whilst the main road was being constructed, whenever the stone was removed to make way for the construction, it always returned to its original place on several occasions.
Answered by Jacques Magnée , Ho, Ghana
You can take the ferry from Akosombo to the north
Answered by claude solomon , Accra, Ghana
Depending on how the duration of your visit, there are so many tourists sites you can see and visit before you go. When moving from Accra via Kumasi, there are two possible routes you can choose from; that is either through Nkawkaw or through Aburi. When you choose to go through Aburi, there can be a stop over site at the Aburi botanical gardens, where you can see the variety of flowering and medicinal plants and also plants and trees which are of very rare spices.
Also if the trip will go through Nkawkaw, these are the possible sites on the way which can see and visit.
Lake Bosomtwi - Ashanti region
Manhyia palace ( Ashanti kings palace) - Ashanti region
Upon reaching he Brong Ahafo region, there are also so many interesting sites you can visit, namely; The monkey sanctuary and the Kintampo water falls.
Through the Brong Ahafo regions we get to the northern region where there are the famous Larabanga Mosque which is the oldest and most reputed in Ghana. Dating back to the 13th century, it is a picturesque whitewashed mosque in the Sudanese style, built of clay. and also the Mole national park, west of Tamale, is one of the biggest elephant sanctuaries in Africa with vast expanses of savanna woodland, Mole is open all year round. Due to its huge size, visitors with cross - country vehicles accompanied by guides, are able to penetrate further into the park to see a wider variety of animals such as lions, baboons, antelopes, hippos and many others.. In the Tamale metropolis itself, you can get access to the art and craft market where you can get the beautiful smock ' BATAKARI' and various leather made wares.
Answered by Jennifer Oppong , Accra, Ghana
Mole National Park,Larbanga mosque,Mystery stone,and maybe the newly built Tamale Stadium.
Answered by FRANCIS WUSSAR-NARH , Kumasi, Ghana
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Answered by Bright Adu Abroquah , Winneba, Ghana
You can first stop at Kintampo to visit the Kintampo Water falls or the Fulla Falls. when in Tamele you can visit the larabanga mosque, the mole national park as well as the mystery stone. From Tamele you can to the paga crocodile pond in the uper east or the slave market at sesala. and the grave of a notorious slave merchant babatu
and a host of other interesting places.
Answered by Derrick Kwaku Hamelo , Accra, Ghana
Tamale is really a nice place to be,u can start the day by taking a walk through the principal streets of the town,then to the market places and Tamale arts center where u can find nice arts,then the journey starts by going to Mole National Park,The Salaga Slave Market,Larabanga Mosque,the Fuller Falls,then finally u rest it at Sanaa Restaurant.
Answered by Tindogo Kwame , Koforidua, Ghana
Mole national park is one of the best places in the Northern Region to visit, you can also visit Yendi... See how life goes on in there
Answered by Stefan Froelich , Bolgatanga, Ghana
First of all, Mole and the Mystic Rock are in the Upper West, the crocodile pond is in the Upper East, and Tamale is in the Northern Region.
The Larabanga mosque(oldest in Ghana) is the only one in the Northern Region.
The other sites are not so far away from Tamale and can be visited if you have the time to spare.
Mole is fun if you are into wildlife and the great outdoors.
I am in Tamale myself. I can give you a great tour or great advice if you wanted.
Answered by King Ray , Accra, Ghana
Answered by samuel mensah , Accra, Ghana
thank you for wanting to know about ghana ,in tamale we have an historic mosque which is very old we also have the chief palace and there are alot of exciting hotspots in the historic town of tamale,welcome
Answered by a Localyte , Accra, Ghana
Tamale can be amazing when you live among the locals. There is so much to see and know through the locals. Go around Picona and make new friends
Answered by Eliasu Abraman , Accra, Ghana
In tmle town itself there is no site to visit. However, you can visit nearby site mole park and larabanga mosque all around damongo.
Answered by SAMUEL SOLOMON , Accra, Ghana
I was born and grew up in Accra ,I have non travelled to tamale before so i am not in a position to tell you much about tamale and its sight seeing places. thank you, bye.
Answered by Mohammed Rabiu , Accra, Ghana
All the answers you had are right but we you could go to salaga too where you can see the former slave market during the salve trade. And you could as well visit the local markets in town to see how the African markets and the types of items being sold in Ghana.
Answered by isaac okai , Accra, Ghana
Mole National Park, Tamale and The Central Mosque, Tamale are the most tourist attraction in Temale .