A Visa is REQUIRED from Ghana Consulate New York or Washington.
Visa policy, checklist of requirements, fees and application can be found at:
REQUIRED AND RECOMMENDED VACCINES/MEDICATIONS
The Center for Disease Control’s vaccine and medication recommendations can be found at:
Note that Yellow Fever vaccine is REQUIRED for entry into Ghana.
Malaria is a VERY serious and potentially deadly disease. Malaria preventative medicine is highly recommended and can be obtained from your family doctor.
SUGGESTIONS TO TAKE ALONG
First aid items including antibiotic ointment and band-aids
Ciprofloxacin is the antibiotic of choice for traveler’s diarrhea and can be obtained from your family doctor
Pepto Bismol and other anti-diarrheal medicines
NEED FURTHER ADVICE
Contact Steve Greene, MD for ALL your needs and questions: