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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  • During the tour you visit the plantation and see the how chocolate is produced from the plant to the bar. The whole thing was really interesting and informative. The kids loved it and really enjoyed t...  more »
  • The management was made by the son of the owner (Swiss), which is very nice. The ca 1 1/2 hour tour leads through the very natural held plantation shows also the production process of chocolate & where you also can taste. The leadership is held Mon-Fri to 15: 00 and you can book these in advance on the road in the business. (Accessible by bike from Puerto Viejo in 25 min) We have booked directly on the same day, in the high season it is advisable to secure places probably a day earlier.
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  • This place has a good variety of chocolate and coffee drinks both hot and cold (I compare to Caribeans which had not as much to offer but was full of tourists). Hot cacao with spices is not something ...  more »
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  • Incredible hot chocolate, chocolate shakes, and chocolate orange cake.
  • 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 💖
  • Organic chocolate farm, the tour will show you from the tree to the hot chocolate
  • This place is a most during your stay here
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