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Address: Playa Chiquita, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, Costa Rica
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Chocorart will be closed between the 14.of may and 12. of june.

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A great, intimate tour of all aspects of the chocolate making process with tastings at each step. We had a small, (6 person), group and our guide, (the owners son), explained... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Park City, Utah

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Park City, Utah
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12 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

A great, intimate tour of all aspects of the chocolate making process with tastings at each step. We had a small, (6 person), group and our guide, (the owners son), explained every step of the chocolate making process as he did it. Very educational, but fun and yummy at the same time. At the end you can buy some of... More 

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Winchendon, Massachusetts
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As recommended by our hotel manager, the tour was excellent! Slow-paced, informative and peaceful. Our guide does an excellent job by taking time to explain things and showing us the surroundings. The tasting of the different drinks and chocolate was also special. Even our teenager daughter enjoyed it!

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Thank 1960Jacques
Derby, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Didn't stay here, didn't eat here, so not very much to review. I did stop and buy some chocolate bars for my partner. Wow, marvellous .. and you can try before you buy. , ...But ouch.. IT WAS.... EXPENSIVE.

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Thank nick a
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3 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Being hypersensitive to tourist tours, even when of course I am a tourist, I was pleasently surprised with the tour of the cocoa farm. The owner operator Marcos was very informative and low key as we walked through his plantation explaining both the history and the process of chocolate making. He also added in info on some of the local... More 

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Thank Robert K
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23 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017

This chocolate tour was really great. The owner showed us each stage of chocolate production. We were also able to taste the cacao at various stages. The hike was beautiful. He pointed out various birds and animals. We learned about other plants growing on his property. The tour finished with some fresh made chocolate and some hot chocolate to drink.... More 

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Thank Franky F
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18 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Thank you for the incredible tour. Well worth it. When visiting this area it is a must do tour. Chocolate is incredible. Marcos was awesome.

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Thank Dawn W
Fallston, Maryland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Excellent tour! Really really good. Informative not only about the process, from cacao fruit to finished product, but also about the local fruits and trees was great! One of the most complete tours I've had! Well worth every penny and then some.

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Nashville, Tennessee
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66 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

This place is amazing. If you are in the area, and have time, this is a must visit. The tour starts at 3PM, Monday - Friday. It is also cash only. Just FYI. You will need good shoes for hiking and exploring as some of the paths are muddy. It is incredibly eye opening to the process of chocolate making,... More 

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3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 7 January 2017

If you are looking for a informative but fun place, this is the right place for you, but you should remember to bring bug replelent and a camara. They teach you how to make chocolate and tips about their history. it is about a 2 hour long tour but it is really worth it. Everyone learned including my kids. I... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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15 reviews
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Reviewed 28 December 2016

This tour was perfect for adults and kids alike! Although the plantation got a little bit muddy from the rain, all of the delicious samples and the step by step demonstration more than made up for it! We got to see the whole process of making chocolate from beginning to end - it was priceless!

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