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Check out the town in Ghana where residence lives on water.

There are a lot of tourist site in Ghana where people can go for adventure, relaxing and many more. When one decides to take a leave from work , he or she wants to travel to a place where they can explore or relax to release some stress. With all these amazing tourist site in Ghana, one of the unique place is Nzulezu village.

Nzulezu village is located in the Jomoro Municipal Assembly in the Western region of Ghana. When coming from Accra, one has to take Takoradi to Axim road before getting to this Nzulezu village.

This amazing place is unique in all of Ghana. Nzulezu village has been built on stilts above a lagoon. One side of the street are living quarters while the other side of the street has businesses, the school, a community center and other commercial ventures. The residence lives on well constructed bamboo sticks for their pavement whiles they use ruffian sticks to construct their houses.

The village of Nzulezu is about a 7 hour drive west of Accra.

The legend of this village is that, the protecting spirit of the village, a snail, traveled to lead the people to this place to establish a home. 

Today the village subsists on fishing, farming on nearby land, and tourism. There is also guesthouse at the village.

This village has electricity, street light to beautify the village at night. After driving down to this place, there will be a short walk to get to your canoe. The ride is safe and lifejackets are available.

After exploring at this place, there is also nearby forest reserve called Ankasa forest about 45 minutes drive to that place.

Ankasa Nature Reserve is a rarely visited park. This is a true rainforest environment with the highest rainfall of anywhere in Ghana. 

The town that you are suppose to pick the canoe to the Nzulezu village is called Beyin, where Fort-Apollonia was built by the earlier colonial masters. There is a guesthouse, beaches to make your staying lovely.

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Accra Axim Ghana Jomoro Municipal Nzulezu


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