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Adaklu Mountain; A Site To Behold.

Adaklu is one of the settlement area in the Volta region of Ghana. Adaklu was first part of the Ho municipal Assembly but was later placed under Adaklu Anyigbe district now Agortime - Ziorpe District it was no doubt due to their population and hardworks they have their own region now called Adaklu District with its capital located at Waya. Adaklu comprises of 47 subdivisions(Communities), with a population of 38,649, Census 321.7 km² and occupied an Area of 120.1/km² according to 2021 population and housing census. It is about 15km from Ho the capital town of Volta region.

The area is blessed with reach vegetations, forest, single stand mountain, Large stone surfaces, river etc. Its citizens mainly engage in farming and trading.

The major tourist of Attraction is Adaklu mountain located at Goefe and surrounded by 8 communities inclusively.

The communities surrounding the Mountain are: Goefe, Tsrefe, Abuadi, Tokɔ, Kɔdiabe, Helekpe, Aʋanyaviofe and Agblefe. The mountain is 580m elevation.

The Mountain is believed to be covering a large water body according to the German scientist who visited the land years back. Upon their research they mount a mercury embedded stone on the peak of the Mountain popularly know as Kariya kpe ( Carrier stone). This stone first have a metal cross on it like the one at Mountain Afadza, but due to wars and misunderstanding it was broken down.

I cannot describe this stone for you, you need to see it for yourself?

The Mountain contains other tourist features such as, snakes in water, stone house, a tree that grows within a week, Water fall, bat hibernaculum, etc.

When you get to the mountain top I bet you you will feel the natural breeze of nature.

Content created and supplied by: GanyoEdem (via Opera News )

Adaklu Adaklu Mountain Assembly Ho Volta


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