El Castillo del cacao, Matagalpa

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  • Very unfriendly place if you are not doing the tour & even if you buy some chocolate. They gave us a sample or I'd give it a 0.  more »
  • I didn't get to do the chocolate tour as I was given the wrong times, but it's quite a small operation. The chocolate though is amazing and worth buying so make sure you check it out of if you are loo...  more »
  • We took our chances and showed up hoping they would be open for tours. The guide gave a good explanation of the chocolate making process in Spanish. They made attempts to protect their products by hav...  more »

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