Villa Vanilla / Rainforest Spices, Manuel Antonio

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Delight your senses with a tour of Villa Vanilla / Rainforest Spices, a biodynamic spice farm set in the verdant rainforest overlooking a national park. Renowned for its vanilla plantations, the farm also grows quality pepper, cinnamon, turmeric, and cocoa, plus an array of fruits and medicinal herbs. Learn about the painstaking process of vanilla cultivation, experience the aromatic tastes and smells of the organic herbs and spices, and tour the scenic grounds to see the production firsthand. During the tour you can sample beverages and treats made from fresh farm ingredients. Afterwards, browse the gift shop for some additions for your spice rack at home. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Villa Vanilla / Rainforest Spices and many more Manuel Antonio attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Manuel Antonio vacation planner.
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  • August 16, 2017
    Fabulous Tour!!! Family owned farm grows, processes Vanilla, cocoa, cinnamon, black/white pepper corn, turmeric, curry, etc. Microbiotic farm!! Repurposed EVERYTHING!!! No pesticides!!! Walk through b...  more »
  • August 6, 2017
    I LOVED THIS TOUR. I learned so much about spices and chocolate. It's a great sensory tour because there is tons to see, smell, and taste. Our guide, Giselle, was lovey and very knowledgeable. I learn...  more »
  • August 3, 2017
    Loved this tour. We learned so much about the making of chocolate and the growing of spices. We got to walk through farm and view the plants and were given more information regarding how the plants gr...  more »

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