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A wonderful Day în a Chocolate factory and a plantation.

Great house. The owner has From Germany. Has 2 tombstone on entrance în The left. Entrance îs 15... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2017
Ciobanu F
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Iasi, Romania
via mobile
Fun Eco-tour

The tour they offer is fun and informative. It includes food, drink, and a great presentation... read more

Reviewed 24 November 2015
datwoofus-L
,
Baltimore, Maryland
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17 Aug 2017
“A wonderful Day în a Chocolate factory and a plantation. ”
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Reviewed 5 July 2018

This farm is also called Hacienda El Castillo and is west of the city by about an hour. I was looking for something within walking distance of the Malecon. This isn't it.

Thank Susan H
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Great house. The owner has From Germany. Has 2 tombstone on entrance în The left. Entrance îs 15 USD per person. 1 kg Chocolate is 10 USD. Hope in 6 Month to visit again.

Thank Ciobanu F
Reviewed 24 November 2015

The tour they offer is fun and informative. It includes food, drink, and a great presentation, while walking through the farm, of how cocoa is grown and processed.

2  Thank datwoofus-L
Reviewed 15 September 2015

What a wonderful day we had strolling along the paths looking at the cacao plantation & the mango plantation. Johnny, who took us around was a very nice young man, he explained everything about the growing & harvesting of cacao. We went right through to...More

2  Thank bluegirl8
Reviewed 28 April 2015

Rodrigo, the live-in owner/manager of Hostal Macaw took a group of us staying at his hotel on a day-long excursion to visit the Hacienda El Castillo, a chocolate farm. He is very knowledgeable about how cocoa beans are grown and processed to make chocolate. He...More

1  Thank stan w
Reviewed 26 April 2015

We drove out from Guayaquil early on morning - took about 1.25 hours. We were shown through the lovely big hacienda and had a small breakfast including a drink made from the white inside bits of cocoa - lovely. The farm is big, and we...More

1  Thank Miranda W
Reviewed 17 February 2015

This got a little messed up between hotel concierge and the farm (see picture of ad brochure) we were told everything included for $100/person. When we got there they wanted an additional $35/person for horseback ride. The lunch was a few fried plantains and some...More

3  Thank David B
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