Kumasi Traditional Cooking Tour - Small Group Tour

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What To Expect

Shop for fresh produce and spices at a Kumasi market. Learn how to cook some of Ghana's favorite dishes. Discover the origins of West African cuisine's key ingredients. Pick up some cooking tips straight from a talented home cook.


Tours around Kumasi
Departs From:
Meeting Point:
Prempeh II Jubilee Museum (at Kumasi Cultural Center)
3 hours
daily at 3:00 PM
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Dive into Ghana's delectable culinary world on this tasty tour! With a local guide, uncover the secrets of buying produce at markets, learn about the origins of various spices, and master the art of cooking West African favorites. This is the perfect tour for food lovers looking to pick up some knowledge and handy tips straight from a local home cook.

Get acquainted with the unique flavors and ingredients of West African cuisine on this Kumasi culinary adventure. Start by meeting an informative local guide before setting off on a market visit for some bargaining amongst the colorful produced. While at the market, take time to learn a little about bartering and the various uses of spices and other key ingredients. With markets playing an integral part in modern African life, take the time to capture photos, wander the market aisles, and discover what's on offer.

After the market visit, meet up with an experienced local home cook to learn how to prepare a delicious, traditional Ghanaian feast. With a variety of tribes all coexisting within the country, there are many different influences present in the cuisines of Ghana. Learn how to cook one of the staples of Ghanaian food known as 'wakye'. This simple yet filling meal of beans and rice, flavored with spices, is considered a local delicacy and is a hit to vegetarians. Also on the menu is 'koose', a snack made from fried beans - a popular street food which is the favorite of locals and travelers alike.

Be sure to taste your culinary creations before being dropped back at the central point in Kumasi with a full stomach and a range of new cooking skills ready to use in your own kitchen back home.


  • Market visits

  • Participation in traditional meal and snack preparation

  • Chef fees

  • Shared public taxi

  • English-speaking guide


  • Personal expenses

  • Tips and gratuities

  • Optional activity costs

  • Meals and drinks

Please Note

  • Children below 6 years old are not permitted on this tour.

  • Tour will be operated as a guaranteed Small Group Tour with a maximum of 12 guests.

  • Tour ends at Adum Kumasi.

Cancellation Policy

  • Free cancellation: 4 days or more prior to start date of activity.
  • 100% Cancellation Fee (no reimbursement): 3 days or less prior to date of activity.

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