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Dive into Ghana's delectable culinary world on this tasty Urban Adventure of Kumasi. With a local guide, uncover the secrets of buying produce at the markets, learn about the origins of various spices and master the art of cooking West African favourites. This is the perfect tour for food lovers looking to pick up some knowledge and handy tips straight from a local home cook.
- Shop for fresh produce and spices at a Kumasi market
- Learn how to cook some of Ghana's favourite dishes
- Discover the origins of West African cuisine's key ingredients
- Pick up some cooking tips straight from a talented, home cook
Tour style:Local Life & Culture, Food & Market Visits,
Market visits, participating in traditional meal and snack preparation, ingredients, chef fees and shared public taxi and English Speaking guide
Items of a personal nature, tips & gratuities for your guide
Group size:Maximum 12
- Duration: 4 hours
- Pickup location:
Prempeh II Jubilee Museum at Kumasi Cultural Center
- Pickup Time: 3.00 PM
- Drop off location:
Kumasi Urban Adventures, Adum Kumasi
Additional information :
- Voucher exchange details:
Please present your voucher to the local guide at the beginning of the tour.
- Confirmation of booking:
Please contact Kumasi Urban Adventures to confirm your tour 24 hours prior to departure.
- Child policy:
Children must be aged between 12 and 6 to go on this tour, travellers 12 and over are considered adults.
- Language: English
Get acquainted with the unique flavours and ingredients of West African cuisine on this Kumasi culinary adventure. Start by meeting an informative local guide then set off on a market visit for some bargaining amongst the colourful produce. 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 take 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 cuisine 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, flavoured with spices is considered a local delicacy and is a hit with vegetarians. Also on the menu is 'koose' a snack made from fried beans - a popular street food favourite with 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.
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For your Urban Adventure you will be in a small group of a maximum of 12 people.
If you are happy with the services provided by your local guides and drivers a tip - though not compulsory - is appropriate. While it may not be customary to you, it is of great significance to the people who will take care of you during your travels, inspires excellent service, and is an entrenched feature of the tourism industry across many Intrepid Urban Adventures destinations. Please consider this when budgeting for your extra expenses on this tour.
- Cancellations made more than 2 days prior to travel receive a full refund
- Cancellations made 2 days or less prior to travel attract a 100% cancellation fee.
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