Explore Ivory Coast

Côte d'Ivoire
20.2 million
West African CFA franc

Côte d’Ivoire, often called the ‘Pearl of Africa’, is a stunning West African country located between Ghana and Liberia. It is home to some of the continent's most beautiful beaches, thriving cities, national parks, and diverse cultures.

From the vibrant streets of Abidjan to the port city of San Pedro, Côte d’Ivoire offers something for everyone. Interesting facts about the country include that it is one of the leading cocoa producers in the world, producing up to 40% of the global supply just from their farms! So if you're a foodie or a chocoholic this is definitely a place you'll want to visit.

Some major points of interest include the Monkey Mountain National Park with its incredible scenery, wildlife and hiking trails; Yamousso National Park which houses many endangered species such as roan antelope, chimpanzees and elephants; Grand Bassam - an UNESCO World Heritage Site known for its colonial architecture; and the Taï National Park - one of the last remaining tropical rainforest ecosystems on Earth.

Head out to Assagny National Park in south-central Côte d’Ivoire. This secluded area is home to breathtaking views, rare bird species and unique wildlife like pygmy hippos.

Whether you are planning a beach getaway or an adventure in the wilds of Côte d’Ivoire, you will find something for everyone. With its stunning beaches, vibrant cities and diverse wildlife there is truly something for everyone. So get ready to explore the ‘Pearl of Africa’!