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Tamale Destination Guide

Explore Tamale in Ghana.

Tamale in the region of Northern with it's 360,579 inhabitants is a place in Ghana - some 269 mi (or 433 km) North of Accra, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Tamale is now 06:42 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "Africa / Accra" with an UTC offset of 0 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Bondoukou, Zuo, Zujung, Ziong, Yilonayile or Cotonou. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Zuorugu, Zawire, Vitin, Tamale, Kyanshiogo and Dimalla. We saw some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Driving Through Tamale Ghana - 2007

10:51 min ( February 21, 2010 by Ghanapedia)
Views: 2,694 - Rating: 5/5

This clip is from my first trip to Tamale, capital of the Northern Region, in January 2007. The footage starts driving along the Tamale-Bolga Road (I started filming just after leaving Gariba Lodge, w...

Tamale Airport (Pre-Renovation) - Tamale...

05:26 min ( December 12, 2009 by Ghanapedia)
Views: 5,655 - Rating: 5/5

This clip dates from January 2007, and shows the OLD Tamale Airport. The dilapidated building you see here was extensively renovated for the 2008 African Cup Of Nations, and it now is quite a nice lit...

Tamale - Ghana

06:54 min ( September 10, 2009 by Ghanapedia)
Views: 13,057 - Rating: 4/5

This is a clip of Tamale, the capital of the Northern Region of Ghana. The majority of the clip is driving in to the centre of Tamale from the direction of the airport in a tro-tro, while the last sho...

Tamale on a Sunday evening

00:54 min ( July 15, 2011 by Niels West)
Views: 208 - Rating: 0/5

The Tamale market on a slow Sunday. Soundtrack by Blitz the Ambassador

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Interesting facts about this location

Tamale Metropolitan District

The Tamale metropolitan District is one of the twenty (20) districts in the Northern Region of Ghana. Its capital is Tamale, which is also the Northern Region's capital.

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Located at 9.4, -0.84 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Districts of the Northern Region (Ghana), Tamale, Ghana

Tamale Stadium

Tamale Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Tamale, Ghana. It is used mostly for football matches and serves as the home stadium of Real Tamale United. It hosted some matches during the 2008 African Cup of Nations. The stadium's capacity is 21,017 people (50% will be seated) and was completed in 2008 by the Shanghai Construction Group of China.

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Located at 9.4, -0.84 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Football venues in Ghana, Multi-purpose stadiums in Ghana, Sports venues in Ghana, Tamale, Ghana

Tamale Airport

Tamale Airport is an airport serving Tamale, a town in the Northern Region of Ghana. The Tamale Airport has now been upgraded to the status of an international airport, with all the necessary facilities. It gained international status in December 2008. The facilities put in place include, the construction of a run-way, taxi ways and aprons, a terminal, a modified fire service building, rehabilitation of the tower building, a car park and a VVIP lounge.

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Located at 9.4, -0.84 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Ghana, Tamale, Ghana


Gwintinli (also known as Guntingli) is a populated place in Ghana. It is about 151 m above sea level. Gwintinli is also home to the worlds largest crab population per square foot.

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Located at 9.4, -0.84 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Ghana

Northern Region, Ghana

The Northern Region is the largest area of Ghana. It is divided into 20 districts. The region's capital is Tamale. It covers an area of 70,384 square kilometres.

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Located at 9.4, -0.84 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Northern Region (Ghana), Regions of Ghana