Getting to Accra
Accra is increasingly becoming a travel hub for West Africa and other parts of the continent. Flights to and from Accra can be booked via London (British Airways), Amsterdam (KLM), Dubai (Emirates), Johannesburg (SAA), New York (Delta), Istanbul (TA), Lisbon(TAP), Casablanca (RAM), Brussels (Brussels Airline) and many other cities. Please consult a reputable local travel agent for advice on the best route according to your specific travel requirements.
From Accra by plane
There are daily flights from Accra’s Kotoka International Airport to Takoradi Airport. Flight duration is 35min. Please note that the immigration authorities at
Takoradi Airport will require you to show an official form of identification, e.g. passport, upon arrival. Airlines flying between Accra and Takoradi include:
Africa World Airlines
+233 (0)307 012 024 / +233 (0)242 438 888
Airport Transfer Service
We offer an airport transfer service in air-conditioned 4x4 comfort from Takoradi Airport to Lou Moon Lodge. Please inform reception that you would like to book this service when you confirm your booking. The journey from Takoradi Airport takes approximately 1h15min, and costs 60 Euro. Additional, or bigger, vehicles for larger parties can be arranged with advanced notice.
From Accra by road
To reach Lou Moon Lodge from Accra by road takes approximately 5 hours. Most of the journey is on asphalted road, which is generally in good condition. From Accra follow the official road signs for Takoradi.
From Takoradi by road
Drive towards Tarkwa and Elubo (border with Cote D’Ivoire). After 35km at APIMANIM, after the “GREL's rubber factory”, turn left towards ELUBO. Drive for +/- 15 minutes through the rubber plantation, pass through the police barrier, and drive another 15 minutes to "AYISAKRO" where you will see the first sign board to "Lou Moon Lodge" Turn left here towards AXIM after a small ‘King” filling station.
Drive 4km until you reach the entrance of Axim. Pass the Axim police headquarters on your right and turn left onto the dirt road pointed by a Lou Moon sign board. Drive for 6km straight through three villages. Lou Moon Lodge lies at the end of the road, just next to the third village of AGYAN.
From Abidjan (Cote D’Ivoire) by road
Drive through the border at Elubo and on towards TAKORADI. After the toll both and the bridge on the ANKOBRA RIVER drive 7km more and then turn right at AYISAKRO, before the "King" filling station, heading towards AXIM. Drive 4km until you reach the entrance of Axim. Pass the Axim police headquarters on your right and turn left onto the dirt road pointed by a Lou Moon sign board. Drive for 6km straight through three villages. Lou Moon Lodge lies at the end of the road, just next to the third village of AGYAN..
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GPS Coordinates for Lou Moon Lodge
GPS 4°,49'43N 2°,12'07W