Chocorart, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca

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A trip toChocorart lets you discover a world very similar to Willy Wonka's chocolate factory. Owned by a Swiss couple, this attraction allows visitors to see the transformation of raw beans into a cup of hot chocolate. Learn how the cocoa beans are harvested, fermented, and cooked using traditional Mayan methods that date back many centuries. Completely organic, the chocolate produced here contains no artificial additives. Taste different types of chocolate and make sure you drop by the gift shop to collect a few sweet souvenirs for the trip back home. Use our Puerto Viejo de Talamanca trip maker to arrange your visit to Chocorart and other attractions in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca.
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  • This was brilliant. $24 per adult. Our host was a Swiss guy who speaks both English and Spanish. He explained the process from seeing the fruit growing on the tree to the end product. We tasted the be...  more »
  • It was great learning about the chocolate production and its challenges. Learning about the efforts made here to produce organic, real chocolate and the differences to the chocolate we usually buy at ...  more »
  • We had hot chocolate with cream and cappuccino, it was lovely, tiny bit bitter as darker chocolates usually are. I appreciated owner's effort to provide pure chocolate and support local business.  more »
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  • David the guide is a cool and well informed guy and also the owner of the chocolate farm. The place has an interesting history and the tour is very personal.
  • We had an amazing experience going through the tour with David our guide. He was so well informed not only about the Cacao plantation but the history of this beautiful country. We would highly recommend visiting the store and taking the tour. You will die when they seeve you all the goddies at the end of the tour 💖
  • Quite simply the best sipping chocolate on the planet!
  • Fascinating tour of a cacao plantation and mini chocolate production. Really a highlight of the time in the area and a don't miss. Learned so much about a history and process i never took much interest in before. Left with a great appreciation for chocolate and also some nice souvenirs.
  • Best chocolate tour around. Small groups, charismatic owner, 100% artisan.

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