Elmina is the capital of the Komenda-Edina-Eguafo-Abirem District on the southern coast of Ghana. Located about 12 km west of Cape Coast, Elmina
is the first European settlement in West Africa. Elmina town has fishing and tourism as its main economic mainstay. The town is renowned for its history, landmark buildings, beautiful beaches and resorts. Transportation to Elmina is available with Tro tro buses through the Cape coast-Takoradi road.
Hotels in Elmina
Visiting the historical and attraction sites, select the best Elmina beach resorts to enjoy your stay. The resorts in Elmina are renowned for offering the best accommodation in a conducive environment. Some of the best hotels in Elmina include Berjaya Elmina beach resort, Elmina bay resort and Coconut grove beach resort.
You can also take advantage of the deals and discounts on Elmina beach hotels offered to make sure you get your preferred stay at the best price. Pay now or pay later for most of the hotels and resorts in Elmina.
Attractions in Elmina
Elmina is a popular tourist destination in Ghana. It features landmarks such as Castles, Forts and Churches. The main tourist attractions in Elmina are the Elmina Castle, Dutch Cemetery, the Elmina Java Museum, Portuguese Church and Fort St. Jago (Fort Conraadsburg).
Visitors to the Elmina Castle get to better understand the history of the slave trade on the coasts of Ghana.