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The Original San Francisco Gourmet Chocolate Tour

From US$ 56.00
Highlights
  • Led by a local guide
  • Tour is wheelchair accessible
  • Treat a loved one on a special occasion
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The Original San Francisco Gourmet Chocolate Tour
From US$ 56.00
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The Original San Francisco Gourmet Chocolate Tour
From US$ 56.00
Overview
Chocolate and San Francisco is a heavenly match. And this experience introduces locals and visitors alike to the history and contemporary chocolate culture of the city. On this 3-hour tasting tour, you'll wander the streets that make San Francisco so special, try the finest offerings from renowned chocolatiers and, of course, gain first-hand knowledge of the health benefits of chocolate. Sample away!
What to Expect
On this 3-hour walking tour from the San Francisco waterfront, you'll taste your way to Union Square while seeing beautiful sights. Be sure to have room in your belly as you'll be stopping at 6 different chocolate boutiques to indulge in scrumptious and educational tastings. Along the way you will learn about chocolate production, health benefits and trends. All guests will receive a Chocolate Lover Card, with discounts and VIP treatment at 10 different local boutiques.

Your tastings will highlight many local San Francisco chocolate makers. This includes:
  • Single Origin Chocolate: from a new & award-winning San Francisco bean-to-bar chocolate maker
  • Infused Chocolates: from a beloved local chocolatier who showcases fresh, farmer’s markets ingredients
  • Unshelled Truffles: from a small, ground-breaking local chocolatier
  • Aromatic hot chocolate: and healthful chocolate bars from a modern Belgian chocolate maker
  • Blind Chocolate Tasting: from an international chocolate emporium
  • Creamy Chocolate Ice Cream (weekends) from an Oakland based scoop shop
Please note: Tasting locations are subject to change without notice. Most dietary restrictions can be accommodated.
Reviews (43)
1 - 5 of 30 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ahmet rocks the tour!

My daughter shared a Christmas present with my wife and I and what a fabulous gift idea. We met Ahmet at the Loews and proceeded to thoroughly enjoy the next 3 hours. Knowledge of the choc industry, SF history, and colorful anecdotes combined to make...More

Thank zippykid
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Sweet and amazing!

Our guide, Maria, was an enthusiastic chocolate expert. She shared delicious chocolate and interesting facts and history of chocolate and the area! Maria personalized the tour to fit our particular group and it was incredible. Worth every penny!

Thank beckeeee
Reviewed 7 October 2018
Delicious and I learned a lot

My husband and sister-in-law and I took this tour and enjoyed it immensely! Our guide Marie knows EVERYTHING about chocolate and helped us appreciate the nuances of chocolate from different regions and with different types of preparations. Marie is funny and informative, and even brought...More

Thank Julie C
Reviewed 17 September 2018
Chocolate like you have never tasted before!

We participated in the tour this past Saturday and enjoyed every minute. Our guide Maria was one of the best we have ever had. She taught us all about chocolate from it's growth through processing, adding in little tidbits of information along the way. She...More

Thank Dream113202
Reviewed 10 September 2018
More than just chocolate

When we first booked this tour, it was more of an afterthought. We liked chocolate, so why not walk around the city a bit and sample some? However, after Marie finished we had been educated on farming practices, economics, science, how to properly sample a...More

Thank jayce504
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