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Chocorart

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Playa Chiquita | 6km south of puerto viejo, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 70403, Costa Rica
+506 8866 7493
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A must for chocolate lovers

We had a great tour around the cocoa plantation, seeing the process of chocolate making from bean... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Emma L
via mobile
If you have the slightest interest in chocolate, take this tour!

This was one of the most interesting tours I've ever been on. Led by the cacao farmer himself – a... read more

Reviewed 21 May 2017
ArtAndFood
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California
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CHOCORART is a family run ORGANIC CACAO FARM who grows Cacao in harmony with nature and produce all kind of ORGANIC CHOCOLATE PRODUCTS. We offer a CHOCOLATE TOUR ON OUR FARM which is a visit on our CACAO PLANTATION and our ARTESANAL CHOCOLATE PRODUCTION, from Monday to Friday at 3 pm. The Tour takes from 1,5 hour to 2 hours. On the main road in Playa Chiquita is our Chocolate Shop where you can reserve the Chocolate Tour or by all our Cacao products and other organic products like organic coffee etc. The shop is open from Monday to Friday the whole afternoon.
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Playa Chiquita | 6km south of puerto viejo, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 70403, Costa Rica
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+506 8866 7493
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a great tour around the cocoa plantation, seeing the process of chocolate making from bean to bar, and getting to taste it all along the way. A family run business, so the guide (the owner's son) was extremely informative, and could answer all...More

Thank Emma L
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

This was one of the most interesting tours I've ever been on. Led by the cacao farmer himself – a genial Swiss expatriate by the name of Marcos – the tour takes you through the history of cacao cultivation in Costa Rica (which went through...More

Thank ArtAndFood
Reviewed 16 May 2017

We were in Costa Rica for 10 days, experiencing almost every kind of tour from coffee to wildlife.... Chocorart was by far the best experience of them all! really nice small business, and by far the best, most authentic Chocolate you will ever eat. DO...More

Thank Oli H
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Fascinating, delicious and beautiful tour. We came home with quite a bit of their various organic cacao products but it's definitely not enough. Not sure if it'd ever be enough! If only they would send me some of those cacao pods...

Thank Cara S
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

This was a surprise for me. You get at the history of the chocolate making and how it was done the "old fashioned" way. It's a very interesting story and the samples you get to taste are incredible. Highly recommended. Also for kids. You will...More

Thank SaintMont
Reviewed 16 April 2017

A great, intimate tour of all aspects of the chocolate making process with tastings at each step. We had a small, (6 person), group and our guide, (the owners son), explained every step of the chocolate making process as he did it. Very educational, but...More

Thank Shels_M_2673
Reviewed 27 March 2017

As recommended by our hotel manager, the tour was excellent! Slow-paced, informative and peaceful. Our guide does an excellent job by taking time to explain things and showing us the surroundings. The tasting of the different drinks and chocolate was also special. Even our teenager...More

Thank 1960Jacques
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Didn't stay here, didn't eat here, so not very much to review. I did stop and buy some chocolate bars for my partner. Wow, marvellous .. and you can try before you buy. , ...But ouch.. IT WAS.... EXPENSIVE.

Thank nick a
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Being hypersensitive to tourist tours, even when of course I am a tourist, I was pleasently surprised with the tour of the cocoa farm. The owner operator Marcos was very informative and low key as we walked through his plantation explaining both the history and...More

Thank Robert K
Reviewed 15 February 2017

This chocolate tour was really great. The owner showed us each stage of chocolate production. We were also able to taste the cacao at various stages. The hike was beautiful. He pointed out various birds and animals. We learned about other plants growing on his...More

Thank Franky F
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Response from MDChief | Reviewed this property |
reservations not needed. cost is $24/pp. tour lasted about 2.5 hours. well worth it!
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