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Rainforest Chocolate Tour from La Fortuna provided by Rainforest Chocolate Tour

Rainforest Chocolate Tour from La Fortuna

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
Updated 19/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 19/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Chocoholics, history buffs, and xenophiles alike are bound to enjoy the Rainforest Chocolate Tour. Discover the ancient history of the sacred cacao tree and how its seeds were used in ceremonial rituals and later as currency in Costa Rica. See how the seeds are used to make the rich flavors we love today with a hands-on demonstration. Throughout the experience, treat yourself to as much organic chocolate as you like.
Highlights
  • Enjoy unlimited chocolate tastings during the tour
  • Discover the local history and culture of chocolate
  • Get a behind-the-scenes look at chocolate production
  • Make and enjoy a traditional ancestral hot chocolate
Important Information
Departure Point
Rainforest Chocolate Tour, La Fortuna - Catarata Río Fortuna, Provincia de Alajuela, San Carlos, Costa Rica
Duration
2h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Local taxes
  • Food tasting
  • Professional guide
  • Entry/Admission - Rainforest Chocolate Tour
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Transportation
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 24 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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LiMcG wrote a review Mar 2020
London, United Kingdom95 contributions19 helpful votes
Very informative about the history and process of making chocolate- and also good fun with lots of practical demonstrations and tastings . Also saw a sloth and a howler monkey on the site!
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Annika Soderfelt wrote a review Mar 2020
23 contributions2 helpful votes
Absolutely amazing tour guide, very personable and funny! The tour was interesting and very delicious, and it was amazing to see how such a common food is made. Beautiful and easy to find location that is conducive to taking nice pictures and wandering a bit. Definitely worth
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Annika D. wrote a review Mar 2020
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We, 2 adults and 2 children, booked a tour in advance from our home computer. It was a great experience for all of us to learn everything about the cacao tree and the making of chocolate. We were able to taste the fresh and roasted beans, the cacao and at the end the (flavored)
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Date of experience: April 2019
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Mark B wrote a review Mar 2020
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Katherine was informative, entertaining, and friendly. We were so glad that there were children along on our tour, even if they weren't our own grandchildren. We learned a lot and enjoyed the chocolate tasting. Very worthwhile!
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Date of experience: February 2020
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4166kaishad wrote a review Mar 2020
Toronto, Canada39 contributions17 helpful votes
This was a fun little tour with all the chocolate. Worth the visit. And the guide was a lot of fun!!
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Date of experience: February 2020
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L6872DCcatherinew
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Interesting tour
This was better than I expected. Some review suggested this was for kids, but our group was almost all adults, and
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brooke711
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Very interesting (and delicious!)
We got lucky and were the only 2 people on the tour, and were happy that they took the time to provide the tour des
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kristy_findlay
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A great surprise
This chocolate tour is personal, small and handons . You taste the chocolate at every step of the process and finis
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669clareg
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Excellent
Really exceeded expectations/ great guide, lots of information but engaging. Hands on and lots of tasting. Would r
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harri64
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Very informative tour
A great history of chocolate and explanation of the ancient processes. More suited to older children and adults. G
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bikerbabe22
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A good education of cacao
This tour takes you right from the cacao tree to the harvesting, roasting, fermenting, and processing of cacao. It
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ErikandJ
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fun and silly
learn some history, trees and get some chocolate. Keilor is sweet and funny. He had us acting silly and joking ar
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Michele R
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Worth it
This is more of an eco-educational experience. I'm really impressed with the whole thing. Would do this again.
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01649409
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Interesting and yummy
We had this tour on a private basis (since no other joined the tour on that morning) and was fantastic. Our guide G
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johnhH5670KJ
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Fun activity to do. Unlimited chocolate with an asterisk. I think it's a little overpriced.
I thought everything was great really. Our guide spoke English well, was enthusiastic, engaging, and informative.
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860jakubf
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Excelent show
An unforgettable experience. The guide was a great showman and enjoyed the tour. This was reflected in a great atmo
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KingstonAdam85
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A Great Experience
I have to say, this was one of the highlights of our trip. We were in a group of about 15 people, mostly families o
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crissylozano9
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The best!
We learned (and ate) so much! Our guide, I wish I could remember his name, was so informative and kind. We got to s
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Melinda G
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Good fun!
The 4 of us went last evening. Kevin & Jeanette were our guides/cooks. Very interesting and informative. Laid back
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mercimoulder
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Fun and interesting
We learned a lot about the chocolate-making process and had tons of fun. Our guide, Keylor, aka Chapo Guapo was won
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Key Details
  • Rainforest Chocolate Tour
  • Duration: 2h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Languages Offered: English, Spanish
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