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Shai Hills Resource Reserve

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Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

Not so much for the animals here. Plenty of baboons in the reception area and they are friendly enough to get close to people. Harmless though. A few zebras and ostrich doesn’t entice much. Best to have your own 4x4. A guide will follow you...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Shift_Abdul_Ghani
Reviewed 15 October 2018

I saw a lot of baboons near the entrance places than other places in Shai Hills resource reserve,.the baboons are timid ,not mischevious to go and snatch yr sunglasses etc.the saving grace was the trek and the beautiful sights that you can see after climbing...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 8 September 2018

Very bad experience. they collected my money, knowing that we can not go into the tour because of the rain. when i asked for refund they refused to pay me back, the staff is not helpful and they lack the adequate manners to deal with...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank TarekH196
Reviewed 6 July 2018

Compared to my visit there a couple of years back, the facility is appreciating in growth but still have more to do. With the introduction of some zebras, its adds a bit of life to the experience here. Proximity to the capital also makes it...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Prince O
Reviewed 15 April 2018

Total waste of money, there were more baboons on the road outside. Couple of zebras, one of which looked very sick. Saw a few antelope from a long way away. Climbed to the supposed royal palace, waste of time. Tour guide was a joke, he...More

Date of experience: April 2018
3  Thank Lesley1957_13
Reviewed 27 January 2018

Pleasant scenery, nothing else. Six zebras kept in a large fenced compound. One lonely ostrich in another fenced area. Some baboons looking for lunch in the same way they do on the main road. Good views from the rocky outcrop but that was it. Keep...More

Date of experience: January 2018
2  Thank Kevin S
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

I had a great experience driving to the sites with my brother and a guide and hiking a little to the hill tops. Amazing views, beautiful animals and fresh air. It's unpolluted and very natural place although more work needs to be done to upgrade...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

We were a little doubtful about this place. From Accra is a bit far (tro tro from madina to achiaman, then another one to Doryamu, dropping at shai hills). We paid 70 cedis for 3 hours of guided tour (I strongly suggest not to take...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Marziaakos
Reviewed 3 July 2017

The hills and terrain of Shai Hills is a wonderful glimpse into "natural" Africa. Much tribal history is associated with this area, and one can explore much of that while here. The reserved is breeding ostriches and zebras, which are kept in fenced areas. The...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank Dave11974
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Shai hills is good if you want to see some nature but you don't really want to hike. There are a lot of monkeys right when you enter and than you begin a driven tour. 1. The driver is just a taxi driver they catch-...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank Shira L
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10 March 2018|
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Response from Brenda B | Reviewed this property |
People visit the park everyday of the week.
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Response from Selasi D |
hello pls if i know de entrance fee for group of ghanaian