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Rancho Raices de Osa

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Canaza, Puerto Jimenez, Costa Rica
011 506 8701 3826
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Wonderful authentic experience, and lots of yummy chocolate!

The only way to book this is to call up and speak to the owner in Spanish and agree a time and a... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2018
Sarah M
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London, United Kingdom
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One of the best tours I’ve ever done!

The half-day-tour we did to Finca Ranco Raíces was probably one of the best tours I’ve ever done in... read more

Reviewed 6 May 2018
Bianca M
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We are a local family farm, we do home made traditional chocolat and we share all about our culture, traditions, fruit trees, cultivations, animal farm and more !!!
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Canaza, Puerto Jimenez, Costa Rica
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011 506 8701 3826
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Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

The only way to book this is to call up and speak to the owner in Spanish and agree a time and a date! So practice your Spanish or find someone that speaks it! But what a lovely tour and what a lovely family! This...More

Thank Sarah M
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Reviewed 6 May 2018

The half-day-tour we did to Finca Ranco Raíces was probably one of the best tours I’ve ever done in my life. German and his family were very welcoming and very friendly people. We learned a lot about the different plants and fruit that grow in...More

Thank Bianca M
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

I went to Rancho Raices from the Iguana Lodge with some friends. With the taxi ride, the tour took about half a day. Our tour was hosted by a couple different people, including the owner's daughter and her son. She showed us a variety of...More

Thank Nik G
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Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

This was super awesome! The people running the tour are super knowledgeable and friendly. We had a great time with the staff and learned a lot about the local food. Chocolate was amazing and so was all of the fresh fruit around the farm. I...More

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Reviewed 2 April 2018

What a Wonderful educational Chocolate tour! My Family learnt so much, not just about Chocolate, where it is from and how it is made but all of the medicine plants, fruit, and of the trees. I can't say enough about the tour. And at the...More

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Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

We were told to come here by the locals of Puerto Jimenez and it did not disappoint. Marcos was our guide. We took the long tour of their organic farm. We learned so much. The white pineapples are unlike any other! We ate from their...More

Thank angiegolding
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Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed this tour! Markos is a very good guide and he teached is all about the plants and the trees that are living in his big garden. After that he showed is the whole proces of making chocolate. It is very interesting and...More

Thank Liledrost
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Reviewed 19 February 2018

This is a wonderful place to tour to learn about how chocolate and other locat fruits are grown. The hosts are unbelievably friendly and giving people. What they have done in converting their farm and property to an organic, natural environment is really unique. If...More

Thank trutta
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Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

This is a wonderful place with the most friendly and genuine hosts. Not only do you see the chocolate process from tree to bar but you also get a tour around the ranch looking at native plants and trees with regular stops to try everything....More

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Reviewed 28 December 2017

We are so glad we were able to meet with German and his family. My husband and I had the opportunity to spend half a day at Rancho Raices, learn about chocolate, animals, plants and so much more. This is a proud family with a...More

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Lori R
13 January 2017|
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Response from nanzan0408 | Reviewed this property |
The length would depend, with our tour we ate lunch with the family. I got the impression that not everyone was offered that and it was a special arrangement with our resort and the farm. The length of our tour was about... More
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Kimberly T
1 June 2016|
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Response from StarFyre2304 | Reviewed this property |
to be out of touch, I have been traveling! I don't believe yu must make reservations BUT if you want a translator and have the family plan to have you stay for lunch and 'TRY" making cholocate with them, I would STRONGLY... More
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Rjjm1
27 February 2016|
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Response from German Q |
Hi, Thank you for your interest please call us + 506 8632 8150, we look forward to meeting you at our farm.
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