A Travel Price Comparison for Families, Couples, and Backpackers Accra vs. Ljubljana for Vacations, Tours, and Honeymoons

Should you visit Accra or Ljubljana?

Which is cheaper to visit? Which is more expensive for vacation?

If you're trying to decide where to visit between Accra or Ljubljana, this travel comparison, which includes costs, can help. The overall cost of travel is usually a consideration when deciding where to go next, and the cost comparison down below can help you decide based on the average prices from other travelers along with your own travel budget.

Where Should I go: Accra or Ljubljana?


Accra is the capital city of Ghana, located on the Atlantic coast of West Africa. Popular attractions include the National Museum of Ghana, local beaches, markets, and cultural landmarks like those dedicated to Civil Rights activist W.E.B. DuBois.


Most people don't travel to Ljubljana to see specific sights, as there aren't many famous attractions around town. Instead, this is a city that is about atmosphere. It's a city that you explore and immerse yourself in completely. You meet the people, you go to the clubs, you find the interesting restaurants. That is the best way to learn about Ljubljana.

For some great organized tour ideas, see The Best 10-Day Tours in Ghana, The Best Adventure Tours to Ghana, The Best One-Week (7-Day) Tours from Ljubljana, and The Best 10-Day Tours from Ljubljana.

Which place is cheaper, Ljubljana or Accra?

These are the overall average travel costs for the two destinations.

The average daily cost (per person) in Accra is $34, while the average daily cost in Ljubljana is $93. These costs include accommodation (assuming double occupancy, so the traveler is sharing the room), food, transportation, and entertainment. While every person is different, these costs are an average of past travelers in each destination. What follows is a categorical breakdown of travel costs for Accra and Ljubljana in more detail.

  • Accommodation Hotel or hostel for one person
    Accra $17
    Ljubljana $58
  • Accommodation Typical double-occupancy room
    Accra $34
    Ljubljana $116
Compare Hotels in Accra and Ljubljana

Looking for a hotel in Accra or Ljubljana? Prices vary by location, date, season, and the level of luxury. See below for options and compare which is best for your budget and travel style.

Hotels in Accra

Hotels in Ljubljana

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Our Analysis
We've analyzed the average and typical hotel prices based on guest reviews, star ratings, and hotel amenities here: Accra Hotel Prices and Ljubljana Hotel Prices.

Local Transportation
  • Local Transportation Taxis, local buses, subway, etc.
    Accra $15
    Ljubljana $22

Hired Cars and Shuttles in Accra

Some specific examples of transportation prices in Accra:

  • Kotoka Airport Exclusive Wheelchair Accessible Transfers!: $130
  • Historic Slave Walking Tour of Jamestown with Transfers: $127
  • Kotoka Airport Exclusive Wheelchair Accessible Transfers!: $115
  • Private Transfer from Kotoka Airport Accra Ghana (ACC) to Accra city: $109
  • Airport & City Transfers: $100
  • Arrival Transfer From Accra Airport To Hotel: $100
  • Accra Airport Hotel City Transfers: $58

Hired Cars and Shuttles in Ljubljana

Also for Ljubljana, here are a few examples of actual transportation services:

  • Airport Transfer to/from Ljubljana Station: $13
  • Private Transfer from Brnik Airport to Ljubljana Centre: $28
  • Private Transfer from Ljubljana Airport (LJU) to Ljubljana City: $46
  • Private Transfer from Kranj to Ljubljana Airport (LJU): $55
  • Departure Private Transfer Ljubljana City to Ljubljana Airport by Business Car: $66
  • Private Transfer from Ljubljana Airport (LJU) to Koper Port: $68
  • Ljubljana to Ljubljana Airport (LJU) - Departure Private Transfer: $69
  • Private transfer from Ljubljana city to Kamnik: $70
  • Private transfer from Kamnik to Ljubljana city: $70
  • Private Transfer Ljubljana Airport to or from Ljubljana city: $73
  • Private transfer from Kamnik to airport Ljubljana: $74
  • Ljubljana Airport to Moravske Toplice-Arrival Private Transfer: $88

Is it cheaper to fly into Accra or Ljubljana?

Prices for flights to both Ljubljana and Accra change regularly based on dates and travel demand. We suggest you find the best prices for your next trip on Kayak, because you can compare the cost of flights across multiple airlines for your prefered dates.

  • Food Meals for one day
    Accra $8.46
    Ljubljana $18

Food Tours and Cooking Classes in Accra

Also, here are some specific examples of food and dining related activities in Accra.

  • Accra Street Food Tour: Makola Market Tour With Full Lunch: $44
  • Local Ghanaian Cooking Class in Accra to help support wellness community center: $45
  • Authentic Ghanaian Cooking Lessons: $80
  • Private Ghanaian Cuisine Cooking Class: $80
  • Flavors of Ghana: Food Tour Experience.: $87
  • Home Cooking Class by Auntie K: $89
  • Cooking Class with Auntie KK in Osu: $89
  • Ghanaian Cooking Class Authentic Tour: $100
  • Private Crescendo Foods Cooking Class Experience in Accra: $116
  • Savor & Learn: Authentic Ghanaian Cooking Experience: $128
  • Cooking Class: $130
  • Ghanaian Local Foods Cooking Class: $216

Typical Food Prices in Ljubljana

Here are some examples of typical meal expenses from previous travelers to Ljubljana:

  • Horsemeat Hot Dog

Food Tours and Cooking Classes in Ljubljana

For Ljubljana, here are some samples of tours and activities related to meals and dining experiences:

  • Slovenia: Belokranjska Pogača Cooking Class: $54
  • Cooking class; Traditional sLOVEnian štrukelj: $64
  • Traditional Slovenian Dinner and Show: $65
  • Traditional Slovenian Dinner and Show: $74
  • 3-Hour Food Tour: $91
  • Dinner in the Dark: $106
  • Šmarna Gora: Hiking and Food Tour from Ljubljana: $128
  • The 10 Tastings of Ljubljana Private Food Tour : $210

  • Entertainment Entrance tickets, shows, etc.
    Accra $3.03
    Ljubljana $16

Tours and Activities in Accra

Some specific costs of activities, tours, and entrance tickets for Accra are as follows:

  • 1 Day Accra City Tour: $71
  • Accra City Tour: $150
  • Accra Zoo, Canopy Walk and Botanical Gardens Private Tour: $145
  • Cape Coast Root ,History, & Active Adventure tour: $174
  • 2-day Tour of Downtown Accra: $216
  • 3 Days Assin Manso Slave River and Cape Cost castle Private Tour: $250
  • 3 Days Special Tour of Ghana: $950
  • 6 Hours Cape Coast Tour: $210
  • 6-Day Electric Enchantment-Off the grid Tour: $1,650
  • 6-Hour Private Guided Accra City Tour: $55
  • A Day tour to the Cape Coast Castle and Kakum National Pack: $180
  • A Tour to Boti Falls: $150

Typical Entertainment Prices in Ljubljana

For Ljubljana, here are some examples of average entertainment and activity prices from previous travelers:

  • Castle Tower Entrance (for 2)

Tours and Activities in Ljubljana

Also, here are some specific examples of entertainment, tickets, and activities for Ljubljana.

  • First Discovery Walk and Reading Walking Tour: $3.21
  • Ljubljana City Exploration Game and Tour: $6.42
  • Ljubljana:Highlights Self-Guided Scavenger Hunt & Tour: $6.96
  • From Swamp to State: A Self-Guided Audio Tour in Ljubljana: $8.99
  • Romantic Old Town Self-guided Discovery Tour: $11
  • Self-Guided Audio Tour: $11
  • Castle Entry Ticket with Optional Funicular Ride: $13
  • Self-guided adventure hunt: Discover Ljubljana's Treasures: $13
  • Ljubljana Castle: Entrance Ticket: $13
  • House of Illusions Entrance Ticket: $14
  • Self-Guided Walking Tour: $14
  • Tour of the Festive Decorations: $18

  • Alcohol Drinks for one day
    Accra $4.34
    Ljubljana $12

Typical Alcohol Prices in Ljubljana

Some typical examples of the costs for nightlife and alcohol in Ljubljana are as follows:

  • Drinks at a Sidewalk Cafe (for 2)

Sample the Local Flavors in Ljubljana

Some specific costs for nightlife related activities in Ljubljana:

  • Pub Crawl Ljubljana: $24
  • Ljubljana Pub Crawl: $24
  • Craft brewery tour and beer tasting, Tour the Brew, Tekotnik : $28
  • Wine Tasting, Slovenian Wine Story: $54
  • Wine Tasting Ljubljana: $59
  • 2-Hour Interactive Wine Tasting Experience in Ljubljana: $63
  • BEER WAY Kamnik Beer Tasting & Brewery Tour: $83
  • Food & Wine tour with a Sommelier: $93
  • Food & Wine Tour Ljubljana - Local Foodie Adventure in Slovenia: $97
  • From Wine Tasting Paired with Art Creation: $175
  • From Ljubjana: Slovenian Wine Tour: $192
  • Wine Tours in Slovenia: $218

When we compare the travel costs of actual travelers between Accra and Ljubljana, we can see that Ljubljana is more expensive. And not only is Accra much less expensive, but it is actually a significantly cheaper destination. Since Accra is in Africa and Ljubljana is in Europe, this is one of the main reasons why the costs are so different, as different regions of the world tend to have overall different travel costs. So, traveling to Accra would let you spend less money overall. Or, you could decide to spend more money in Accra and be able to afford a more luxurious travel style by staying in nicer hotels, eating at more expensive restaurants, taking tours, and experiencing more activities. The same level of travel in Ljubljana would naturally cost you much more money, so you would probably want to keep your budget a little tighter in Ljubljana than you might in Accra.

If you're trying to decide if either of these two destinations are within your price range, also see Is Accra Expensive? and Is Ljubljana Expensive?.

Which is Bigger, Accra or Ljubljana?

Accra has a larger population, and is about 8 times larger than the population of Ljubljana. When comparing the sizes of Accra and Ljubljana, keep in mind that a larger population does not always imply the destination has more attractions or better activities. So, always research the type of place that you want to visit along with the activities and attractions that interest you.

When is the best time to visit Accra or Ljubljana?

Ljubljana has a temperate climate with four distinct seasons, but Accra experiences a warm climate with fairly sunny weather most of the year.

Should I visit Accra or Ljubljana in the Summer?

The summer brings many poeple to Accra as well as Ljubljana. Accra attracts visitors year-round for its warm weather and sunny climate. Additionally, the city activities and the family-friendly experiences are the main draw to Ljubljana this time of year.

In July, Accra is generally a little warmer than Ljubljana. Daily temperatures in Accra average around 25°C (77°F), and Ljubljana fluctuates around 22°C (72°F).

It's quite rainy in Ljubljana. Accra usually gets less rain in July than Ljubljana. Accra gets 86 mm (3.4 in) of rain, while Ljubljana receives 122 mm (4.8 in) of rain this time of the year.

  • Summer Average Temperatures July
    Accra 25°C (77°F) 
    Ljubljana 22°C (72°F)

Should I visit Accra or Ljubljana in the Autumn?

Both Ljubljana and Accra are popular destinations to visit in the autumn with plenty of activities. The warm climate attracts visitors to Accra throughout the year. Also, many travelers come to Ljubljana for the city's sights and attractions, the shopping scene, and the natural beauty of the area.

Accra is much warmer than Ljubljana in the autumn. The daily temperature in Accra averages around 26°C (79°F) in October, and Ljubljana fluctuates around 13°C (56°F).

It rains a lot this time of the year in Ljubljana. In October, Accra usually receives less rain than Ljubljana. Accra gets 49 mm (1.9 in) of rain, while Ljubljana receives 115 mm (4.5 in) of rain each month for the autumn.

  • Autumn Average Temperatures October
    Accra 26°C (79°F) 
    Ljubljana 13°C (56°F)

Should I visit Accra or Ljubljana in the Winter?

Both Ljubljana and Accra during the winter are popular places to visit. Plenty of visitors come to Accra because of the warm climate and sunshine that lasts throughout the year. Also, many visitors come to Ljubljana in the winter for the museums, the shopping scene, and the cuisine.

Ljubljana can get quite cold in the winter. In the winter, Accra is much warmer than Ljubljana. Typically, the winter temperatures in Accra in January average around 27°C (81°F), and Ljubljana averages at about 1°C (34°F).

Accra usually gets less rain in January than Ljubljana. Accra gets 18 mm (0.7 in) of rain, while Ljubljana receives 82 mm (3.2 in) of rain this time of the year.

  • Winter Average Temperatures January
    Accra 27°C (81°F) 
    Ljubljana 1°C (34°F)

Should I visit Accra or Ljubljana in the Spring?

The spring attracts plenty of travelers to both Accra and Ljubljana. Warm weather and sunshine bring visitors to Accra year-round. Also, most visitors come to Ljubljana for the activities around the city and the natural beauty during these months.

In April, Accra is generally much warmer than Ljubljana. Daily temperatures in Accra average around 28°C (82°F), and Ljubljana fluctuates around 12°C (54°F).

Ljubljana receives a lot of rain in the spring. Accra gets a good bit of rain this time of year. In April, Accra usually receives around the same amount of rain as Ljubljana. Accra gets 117 mm (4.6 in) of rain, while Ljubljana receives 110 mm (4.3 in) of rain each month for the spring.

  • Spring Average Temperatures April
    Accra 28°C (82°F) 
    Ljubljana 12°C (54°F)

Typical Weather for Ljubljana and Accra

Accra Ljubljana
Temp (°C) Rain (mm) Temp (°C) Rain (mm)
Jan 27°C (81°F) 18 mm (0.7 in) 1°C (34°F) 82 mm (3.2 in)
Feb 28°C (82°F) 30 mm (1.2 in) 4°C (39°F) 80 mm (3.2 in)
Mar 28°C (82°F) 70 mm (2.8 in) 8°C (46°F) 98 mm (3.8 in)
Apr 28°C (82°F) 117 mm (4.6 in) 12°C (54°F) 110 mm (4.3 in)
May 27°C (81°F) 120 mm (4.7 in) 17°C (62°F) 122 mm (4.8 in)
Jun 26°C (79°F) 281 mm (11.1 in) 20°C (68°F) 155 mm (6.1 in)
Jul 25°C (77°F) 86 mm (3.4 in) 22°C (72°F) 122 mm (4.8 in)
Aug 24°C (75°F) 29 mm (1.1 in) 22°C (71°F) 145 mm (5.7 in)
Sep 25°C (77°F) 73 mm (2.9 in) 18°C (65°F) 130 mm (5.1 in)
Oct 26°C (79°F) 49 mm (1.9 in) 13°C (56°F) 115 mm (4.5 in)
Nov 27°C (81°F) 31 mm (1.2 in) 7°C (45°F) 135 mm (5.3 in)
Dec 27°C (81°F) 20 mm (0.8 in) 2°C (36°F) 101 mm (4 in)