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Costa Rica Best Chocolate
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COSTA RICA BEST CHOCOLATE, (2 hours) takes you on a journey through time to discover the story behind the drink of the gods, how was it prepared by ancestor, how is it been modified through time, how is it prepared today, take your palate by the...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Ruta 4, Chilamate, Costa Rica
+506 8816 3729
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Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

we loved the tour, it explained everything about cacoa, chocolate and a lot more. Very socially engaged. They gave us all the time we needed, more chocolate then we could eat. It is very interactive. We went with small kids and it was perfectly arranged...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Our tour guide Geinar was engaging and informative. Not only did we learn about the process of making chocolate from start to finish in a very insightful and hands-on way, Geinar was also very enthusiastic and passionate about the wildlife within the cocoa plantation, and...More

Thank Eloise A
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We were recommended this tour by a member of staff at selva verde, and we are so glad we went! Geinar was an excellent tour guide, obviously really passionate about his home, business,and local conservation projects. He gave us a fascinating tour around the plantation...More

Thank Lucy S
Reviewed 12 August 2018

We didn't plan to do a chocolate tour but it was a rainy afternoon so we signed up at Selva Verde lodge. It is walking distance. I really had low expectations and was pleasantly surprised. Geiner is so knowledgable and entertaining with his presentation. It...More

Thank colry2
Reviewed 8 August 2018

A really informative and engaging 2 hours, we all learnt about the process from bean to bar and valued the impact that the guide and both the reserve and chocolate experience are having as 1. Generating local employment and 2. Finding unique ways to promote...More

Thank Ros C
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

If you are in the area, don’t miss this chocolate tour. It’s a family run operation. They are so enthusiastic about what they do. They are also teaching other locals about responsible tourism and rainforest regeneration. And I learnt so much about chocolate and my...More

Thank Acustomer2
Reviewed 27 July 2018

We did a great night tour with this company. Geiner the tour guide is the best guide we had in Costa Rica. He knows so much about the wild life at night, that's really incredible!! We started the tour at 6.30pm and we ended at...More

Thank NoeB1
Reviewed 21 July 2018

We were travelling from Tortuguero to Arenal and we stoped by the "Costa Rica Best Chocolate" as we drove by. From the outside, it looks like nothing. But what a wonderful surprise it was. This tour was on our top activities in Costa Rica. Our...More

Thank Pascal B
Reviewed 15 July 2018

You learn more about chocolate and the way to operate a small business to support the community in a small amount of well spent time. You find out how to go from bean to chocolate and they have you help to do it. You find...More

Thank wrldtrkr
Reviewed 13 July 2018

We had the tour yesterday and in was one of the best experiences of our lives, I really mean it. We thought we would learn about chocolate, and we did, but we also had a lesson about animals (monkeys, parrots, frogs, termites) medicinal plants and...More

Thank Angela L
Reviewed 10 July 2018

We tripped on this location by chance. It is best to make reservations for the tour, we were lucky to join a group while having lunch at the soda next door. Crossing the plantation, the owner pointed out some interesting (wild life) species and the...More

Thank rio540
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