The Ghana Cocoa Trail

A journey full of discoveries including the role played by the cocoa seed in Ghana economy.

Set off for the Eastern Region on the Cocoa trail. Visit the Cocoa Research Institute of Ghana initially established to investigate problems of pest and diseases for a guided tour through the range of laboratories experimental cocoa farms.

Stopover at the Aburi Botanical Gardens which offers a rich collection of tropical flora.

After lunch at the Gardens, we visit the Tetteh Quarshie farm in Mampong. This experimental farm from 1878 was the main force behind Ghana becoming the number producer of Cocoa.

Also visit the Center for Scientific Research into Plant Medicine.

Return to Accra in the late afternoon.

Tour Highlights

  • Experience a guided tour of the Cocoa Research Institute of Ghana
  • A walking tour through a cocoa farming community to witness their way of life
  • Discover the Tetteh Quarshie farm, the first cocoa farm in Ghana
  • Cocoa tasting
  • Lunch break at the Aburi Botanical Gardens

Tour Dates

Start Date:

Available all Year

End Date:

Available all Year


Group Size:

1 – 24 Persons

Tour Cost:



  • Transportation by an experienced driver
  • WIFI on board
  • An English speaking guide’s services
  • Local guides’ services
  • Lunch at a local restaurant
  • Entrance fees to all listed attractions

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