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Cacao Plantation and Chocolate Factory Tour- Chocolate Lovers

By Cacao Chocolate Tours
5.0/5
Price is $84per adult

Features

Free cancellation available
3h 30m
Mobile voucher
Instant confirmation
Selective hotel pickup
Multiple languages
Cleanliness and safety

Cleaning and safety practices

Masks required
Vehicles and venues disinfected
Guides required to wear masks

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With Transport and food 08:00

Non-Refundable
3h 30m
English

Transport from Santo Domingo: Tour including hotel pickup and drop-off from Santo Domingo.

Starting time: 8:00am

Price details

Price is $174.00 per ticket, price for 2 Travelers is $348.00
$348.00

Total

Price is $348.00
* Select 2 travelers to get the lowest price of $174

Without Transport with food 10:30

Non-Refundable
3h 30m
English

Chocolate tasting with your 5
Tour without Transport: Tour excluding hotel pickup and drop-off

Starting time: 10:30am

Price details

Price is $84.00 per ticket, price for 1 Adult is $84.00
$84.00

Total

Price is $84.00

What's included, what's not

  • Local guide
  • Lunch - Buffet lunch
  • Cup of local hot chocolate
  • Transportation if chosen
  • Entry/Admission - El Sendero del Cacao
  • Gratuities

Know Before You Book

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
  • Dress code is smart- no casual clothes (i.e. jeans, sportswear, joggers or sneakers)
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 300 travelers
  • Returns to original departure point

What you can expect

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: El Sendero del Cacao, Hacienda La Esmeralda Las Pajas, San Francisco de Macorís, República Dominicana, San Francisco de Macoris 31000 Dominican Republic

With your local cacao expert and guide you will learn about each one of the steps in processing high-quality cacao. First you will learn about the sowing process and how to sow your own cacao plant. From there you will learn about the harvesting process, which includes cutting and extraction of the grains in a cacao pod. Finally, you will learn about the post-harvest process including fermentation and drying..

You will also learn about the Dominican Republic ecosystem and how it produces perfect conditions for growing fine cacao which evolves into the best quality chocolate.

After that, you will enter La Esmeralda Chocolate Factory, where you will discover each of the steps in creating a chocolate bar. You’ll also be able to make your own chocolate! With this tour you will also participate in a chocolate tasting where you will learn how to properly taste chocolate with all your senses. Your chocolate expert will guide you through the tasting of several different types of chocolate!

Duration: 2 hours


Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

  • High-touch surfaces cleaned and disinfected
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Vehicles and venues cleaned with disinfectants
  • Gear and equipment sanitized between use

Social distancing

  • Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

  • Personal protective equipment worn by staff
  • Temperature checks given to staff
  • Temperature checks available
  • Masks required
  • Hand sanitizer provided
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Location

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Activity Location

  • San Francisco de Macorís
  • Dominican Republic Duarte

Meeting/Redemption Point

    • El Sendero del Cacao, Las Pajas, San Francisco de Macorís 31000, Dominican Republic Traveler pickup is offered
    • Dominican Republic Duarte

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