Discover how the world's favorite sweet treat is transformed from cocoa bean to chocolate with Tour De Chocolate in the south region of the Dominican Republic. An unforgettable (and tasty) journey awaits. This excursion is the epitome of an interactive tour that combines fun, knowledge, and education into one. You'll find the history of chocolate intriguing, the farming of it surprising, and by learning about the differences of free-trade chocolate, you will be empowered with an easy opportunity to do good. Almost everyone loves chocolate, so what better way to commemorate your Dominican Republic vacation than with Tour De Chocolate?
The Dominican Republic is filled with tons of activities and deciding which deserve your hard-earned vacation time can be tricky. Tour De Chocolate is not a hard choice. This opportunity is one of a kind, as it is extremely diverse, interactive, and educational all rolled into one.
On your outing with Tour De Chocolate you will see first-hand each aspect of the cocoa farm. You will go out into the plantation, enter into the buildings where the beans are transformed, and see how some of the best chocolate in the world is created. This also means exploring the interior of the Dominican, meeting friendly locals for a true sense of their lifestyle and culture. You will not just explore the making of chocolate but taste it at each step in the process too. Tour De Chocolate has crafted an interactive journey with so many surprises along the way it is sure to exceed your highest expectations.
This is a tour that is great for all ages and interests. Whether a candy-junkie interested in learning about the origin of chocolate, a family in search of an activity for multi-generations, a couple curious about the Dominican's interior, or an adventure seeker wanting to explore tropical jungles ... this is a tour to delight all.
The team at Tour De Chocolate is sensational. Review after review praises them for their ability to educate while entertain. The way they have set-up the tour keeps things interesting, while the hands-on approach is always fun.
Your tour starts at the processing plant, where you get to see firsthand how the cacao beans are treated. Your excursion continues with a walk through the plantation to see how the product is grown in its natural habitat. After your plantation tour is finished you are treated to a homemade lunch that includes products made right on-site. Then, you get to take a 20-minute drive through the country.
The tour begins daily at 9:00 a.m. and lasts until 1:00 p.m.
The cost of the tour is $30(USD) per person.
Phone Number: (809) 838-8882 Or (809) 553-2727
Location: Hato Mayor-Vicentillo Highway, Hato Mayor, Hispaniola