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Nzulezo -The Village on Stilts

1 Beyin Road, Beyin, Ghana
+233 24 115 2811
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Very nice on pictures, but in fact one of the dirtiest place in Ghana

I had a mesmerizing road trip along the coast of Ghana and as I am originally from the country, I... read more

Reviewed 25 July 2017
EdRKud17
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Lome, Togo
Worth a visit

I really enjoyed the whole experience of visiting the village, which included a fantastic canoe... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2017
Nicky W
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Bangkok, Thailand
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Nzulezo is a village built entirely on stilts on Lake Amansuri. It is constructed out of wood and raffia with one central walkway and to dozen houses on either side. The only way to get there is to travel 5km on the lake in a local canoe. The most striking feature thet catches the eye at nzulezo are the wooden accommodation facilities hanging some five feet above the lake level. Visitors to the village are welcomed by the chief of the village.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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1 Beyin Road, Beyin, Ghana
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Reviewed 25 July 2017

I had a mesmerizing road trip along the coast of Ghana and as I am originally from the country, I am very proud of what Ghana has accomplish so far to promote the country's culture and tourism as well as developing its economy. However I...More

Thank EdRKud17
Reviewed 6 July 2017

I really enjoyed the whole experience of visiting the village, which included a fantastic canoe boat ride to get to and from there (my friend and I opted not to go on the motor boat), and we were very pleased with that decision as it...More

Thank Nicky W
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Highly recommended!! Pick several too-tro's, and take your time! But it is worth wile! The people in the village receive well.

Thank Maria S
ackahblay89, Owner at Nzulezo -The Village on Stilts, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2017

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Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

We did this trip with 5 people. The people are lovely and we didn't have any language barriers with our guide. His English was great for us. The canoe ride, parts almost movie like. Definitely the outboard motor ride of 17-20 minutes was better for...More

2  Thank jimetcpt
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

I thought it is gonna be completely inside the water. But actually it is half way there. Anyhow it was fun but doesn't worth traveling for more than 2 hours for it as you will set in uncomfortable boat for 45 mins to get there...More

Thank SAIF94
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Definitely worth a visit at least once. Take the dugout and paddle and forget using an outboard motor. Enjoy the tranquility of moving slowly along the narrow waterways that open out into larger lakes. The trip around the village takes about 30 minutes, a meeting...More

1  Thank Rafiki56
ackahblay89, Owner at Nzulezo -The Village on Stilts, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2017

Thanks. Donations to the school is voluntary.

Reviewed 11 March 2016 via mobile

Friends and I drive up from Accra for the 59th Independence Day Celebrations. Long bumpy drive but worth the trip. The people are loving and accommodating. Only draw backs were they charge non nationals a higher rate and the was a surprise additional fee for...More

1  Thank Star_Goddess
Reviewed 20 January 2016 via mobile

Great roads leading there I must say and the 45mins canoe ride to the village itself it's truly the whole experience. It's beautiful, it's scary and get ready for epic pictures. It's so cool to see from the oldest the the youngest riding solo in...More

2  Thank chefinskinnyjeans
Reviewed 10 October 2015

Nzulezo is a highlight of any trip to Ghana and should not be missed for anything. However, it is very hard to get to and time should be taken to plan accordingly. We arrived in Beyin in the evening and spent the night there before...More

1  Thank cgl95
Reviewed 20 August 2015 via mobile

Whilst we paddled to the village one could see the jungle from a totally new perspective, very interesting, great tour guide. The tour through the village was a bit short and the chief was not very interested. Stay in the Beyin Beach resort! Directly at...More

Thank Lennard K
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