Expedition – Ghana

  • Amina – Ghana

Explore Ghana with Mentors International and see first-hand how we are ending the poverty cycle by providing one-on-one mentoring to our clients, business skills training, and microloans. Witness how we are working with our entrepreneurs to make a better life for themselves and their children.

Ghana Expedition Itinerary

Day 1: Sunday, July 23, 2017 – Arrive in Accra, Ghana. 

Day 2: Monday, July 24, 2017 – Spend the day by mingling with the staff of Mentors Ghana and get updates on our newest operation. 

Day 3: Tuesday, July 25, 2017 – Spend the day visiting clients. Meet the families of these industrious entrepreneurs and witness first-hand the difference a small loan, business training, and mentoring can make in the lives of these poor families.

Day 4: Wednesday, July 26, 2017 – Explore the castles along Cape Coast. Attend a moving tour where visitors see firsthand the history of slave castles, bringing to life the heartbreaking experiences of the slave trade. After the tour, you will be able to visit some of the spectacular beaches located in Ghana. 

Day 5: Thursday, July 27, 2017 – Visit the Kakum National Park with fantastic views, especially from the wooden suspension bridges that soar a hundred feet overhead.

Day 6: Friday, July 28, 2017 – More details to come.

Day 7: Saturday, July 29, 2017 – Fly home from Accra, Ghana

Step 1: 
Contact Mentors International at with any questions.

Step 2: Complete our Expedition Application for each member in your party and make your deposit. 

Step 3: Prepare for departure. Make sure your passport is in order. Purchase your airline tickets. If you are going to book your ticket through Delta, we ask that you add our SkyBonus account number (US841226194) to your SkyMiles profile prior to purchase. You still earn your miles but Mentors also gets mileage credit without taking away from your miles. Consult your doctor for any necessary immunizations and vaccines.

Summary of Costs:

Total cost of this expedition is $1,800.

Includes: all meals and gratuity, in-country transportation, hotel accommodations (based on double occupancy and excluding incidentals), translation services, touring costs, security, and staff costs.

Does not include: U.S. – Ghana round trip airfare, incidentals, immunizations, passports, souvenirs, and tips.