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Rainforest Chocolate Tour

| Road to Waterfall of La Fortuna, In Front of Cabinas La Catarata, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 856-3000, Costa Rica
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Rainforest Chocolate Tour The sweetest rainforest experience With the view of the majestic Arenal Volcano in La Fortuna of San Carlos, enjoy the sweetest rainforest experience, discovering the ancient secrets of chocolate: from its discovery and use, in tropical America, to the processing of the product we know and enjoy today.Considered as "a gift of the Gods", the cacao tree was very important to the ancient culture, it was not only used as a ceremonial drink, but its seeds were also used as currency because of its economic value , in many regions of Mesoamerica, including Costa Rica.In this 2-hour “hands on” program, you will have the opportunity to learn interesting aspects of cocoa and chocolate, from its origin and history, participating in all the production process, from the harvesting of the fruit, drying and grinding of the seed, also the developing of the traditional drink of our ancestors, and of course enjoying a high quality organic chocolate.Enjoy this journey through the history, culture, traditions and the flavor.
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| Road to Waterfall of La Fortuna, In Front of Cabinas La Catarata, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 856-3000, Costa Rica
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We visited yesterday afternoon with two teenagers. Our guide was Keilor. He made the visit very informative and made us get completely out of our comfort zone. We came away with a great understanding of the process and history of making chocolate and lots more...More

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Nice way to introduce kids to how chocolate is made. Interactive tour. Guide was great with kids and adults.

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My partner and I we're walking back to La Fortuna from the Rio Fortuna waterfall when we got caught in a downpour. Lucky for us we we're only a few meters away from Rainforest Chocolate Tours . We decided to take a tour as a...More

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We are a group of 3 friends who are travelling around Costa Rica. We felt this is a must do activity! Kevin and Patricia were brilliant making us laugh and teaching us everything we could learn! I ate so much chocolate and could not imagine...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went to this chocolate place and was greatly surprised! Our tour guide, (can’t remember his name) was so stinking funny! He kept us laughing the whole time all while educating us the process of chocolate.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our guide was fantastic. Energetic, engaging and lots of fun. Well worth the trip. Plus the chocolate itself is phenominal!!!

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Reviewed 16 July 2018

A little pricey but fun and interesting. Our kids loved it. The chocolate was good and it was fun to experience making it from start to end.

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It was a very safe place to park.
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For the volunteering option, it was 54$ per adult and 35$ per kids
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Response from trav122 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do... you can even purchase their chocolate bars on site with credit card. Enjoy!
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