Getting Around

Krobo Mountain lies only 50 kilometers from Accra and is easy to reach from the main Tema-Akosombo road. The closest town to the Mountain, Somanya, lies approximately 8km to the west.

From Accra: Going by private car, travel east on the motorway to the Tema round-about and continue north on the Akosombo road, until you arrive at the Mountain junction. This is about 2 kilometres before the major Akuse Junction.

By public transport join a bus at the Tudu lorry station in central Accra directly to Somanya and find a taxi to the Mountain.

From Tema: By private car travel north on the Akosombo road and follow the instructions above from Accra.

Public transport is available from the main lorry station at Community 2 and there are two options, You either join a trotro going to Kpong and get off at the junction to the Mountain or, you can board one to Somanya town and hire a taxi to the Mountain.

From Accra or Tema a traveller can charter a taxi straight to the Krobo Mountain at a cost of between ¢40,000 – ¢60,000 depending on one’s bargaining skills.

From Akosombo: Travellers coming from the direction of Akosombo (will turn left at the Mountain Junction as above).


There are no phone or fax facilities at the visitors reception centre. Large groups intending to visit should send notification of date of arrival, number of guests at least three weeks in advance to:

The Tour Facilitator
Krobo Mountain Community Reserve
P. O. Box 64
Somanya, Ghana, West Africa