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Kintampo Waterfalls

Discover the Beauty of Kintampo Waterfalls

Experience the awe-inspiring Kintampo Waterfalls in Ghana's Bono East region. Dive into its rich history, explore nearby attractions like traditional caves and wildlife sanctuaries, and embrace the cultural tapestry that defines this captivating destination.


Kintampo, Bono East

Discover the Beauty of Kintampo Waterfalls

Welcome to the breath-taking Kintampo Waterfalls, a natural wonder nestled in the heart of the lush Bono East region in Ghana. Tucked away in the scenic Kintampo Municipality, this hidden gem is a must-see destination for nature enthusiasts and adventure seekers alike.

Location and Significance

Situated on the Pumpu River, Kintampo Waterfalls cascades down a series of picturesque steps, creating a mesmerizing spectacle that captivates all who visit. The falls are surrounded by lush greenery, creating a serene and peaceful atmosphere, making it the perfect escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life.

Kintampo Waterfalls Walkway

Recently the walkway construction was completed as well, providing an even better view of the waterfalls.

The significance of Kintampo Waterfalls goes beyond its natural beauty. The local Kintampo people consider the falls a sacred site with historical importance. Legend has it that the waterfall was discovered by a hunter named Kwaku Dankwa, and it has since become a place of reverence and cultural significance for the community.

A Dip into History

Delve into the rich history of Kintampo Waterfalls, where the whispers of ancient tales blend with the soothing sounds of flowing water. The falls have witnessed the passage of time, silently observing the changing landscape and the traditions of the indigenous people. Today, it stands as a testament to the enduring beauty of nature and the cultural heritage of the Bono East region.

Nearby Attractions

Extend your journey beyond the falls and explore the wealth of attractions nearby. The Kintampo Municipality boasts the Kintampo Traditional Caves, a fascinating underground network of caverns that unveil the mysteries of the past. Additionally, the Fuller Falls provide more opportunities to marvel at the region's natural wonders.

For a cultural immersion, visit the Boabeng-Fiema Monkey Sanctuary , where you can interact with friendly monkeys in their natural habitat. Don't miss the Kintampo Municipal Museum, offering a glimpse into the area's history and traditions.

Jane van Bussel
Jane van Bussel

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Locations mentioned

# Location Coordinates City/State
Kintampo Waterfall 8.089977780 / -1.698638256 Kintampo, Bono East
Boabeng Fiema Monkey Sanctuary 7.708626742 / -1.694926711 Boabeng-Nkoranza, Ahafo more info
Fuller Falls 8.082308576 / -1.796377953 Kintampo, Bono East
Kintampo Municipal Museum 8.047326225 / -1.730660735 Kintampo, Bono East

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