Chocolate Tour

Get involved in the traditional manufacturing process of biologic cacao from harvesting the fruit. Learn about the origin of the cacao tree, the first contact with Europeans, the economic importance and the disease that concerns today's producers. Learn about the health benefits of chocolate including antioxidants. Find out about the differences in the quality of the beans, as well as the drying and fermenting process. Your guide will open a ripe chocolate pod for everyone to sample before you participate in the different steps of making great organic chocolate. Toast the beans yourself, peel the seeds and grind them until getting a smooth cocoa liquor. And best of all, taste a delicious chocolate beverage.

Difficulty Level
Price: $50 USD
Price per person
Minimum of 2 people for this price

Duration: 2 hours
Minimum Age: All ages
Food Provided: Chocolate beferage
Provided: Transport from Golfito, guide
What To Bring: Camera and Water
Cancellation Policy: Refund 48 hours prior to the trip, less 10% cancellation fee
Notes: Tour also available in the Osa Peninsula