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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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Chocolate!!!

This is a wonderful place to tour to learn about how chocolate and other locat fruits are grown... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
trutta
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Sammamish
Amazing chocolate tour

This is a wonderful place with the most friendly and genuine hosts. Not only do you see the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
RosieSpence
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London, United Kingdom
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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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"amazing chocolate"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

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

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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

1  Thank RosieSpence
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Reviewed 29 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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Reviewed 26 September 2017

Herman is your host on a guided tour of his heritage chocolate plantation. Make sure to make room for lunch served with foods as well as chocolate directly farm-to-table, cooked in a wood-burning and served by Herman's family members. Great way to connect with the...More

1  Thank JD98040
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Reviewed 3 September 2017

If you love chocolate and fruits - you have to do this tour. It was an amazing experience for all the family. It is a family run organic farm. We felt so welcome, German, his family and Marcos who speaks fluently English. There are a...More

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Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Hands down (and unexpectedly) the best 2hrs of our two weeks in Costa Rica. German and his family gave a fantastic tour of their organic finca, plants and animals, and helped our 7 y-o catch her first fish. So much more than a chocolate tour....More

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Reviewed 3 June 2017

I took my two boys, ages 7 and 9, to visit this family farm. Vanessa, whose father runs the farm, gave us an incredible hands-on tour of the various trees, medicinal plants, tropical fruits and, of course, the chocolate making process. My kids learned so...More

2  Thank Sarah S
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German Q, Propietario at Rancho Raices de Osa, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2017

Dear Sarah, Thank you very much for your visit and lovely review, we enjoy very much meeting you and your family... We look forward to see you again !!!

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Reviewed 8 May 2017

The highlight of our two weeks in Costa Rica was the chocolate tour with Marcus and meeting the family of Ranch Raices. We felt like honored family members as they shared their knowledge, passion and philosophies. We were introduced to many medicinal plants, delicious white...More

1  Thank Nanette O
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Reviewed 3 May 2017

We had a wonderful three hours with guide Marcos and the beautiful family who run the chocolate farm. We learned a great deal about numerous plants and trees while sipping coconut juice through bamboo straws, tasting white pineapple, and sampling guanabana (soursop). We saw the...More

1  Thank KatBern
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Reviewed 30 April 2017

We had a fabulous time here. Vanessa was our host and was very charming. The activities here were fun and engaging. Nice way to spend a couple hours in Costa Rica.

2  Thank Mike R
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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
28 February 2016|
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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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