Rainforest Chocolate Tour
With the view of the Arenal Volcano in La Fortuna de San Carlos, enjoy the experience in the sweetest jungle, discover the ancient secrets of chocolate, from its discovery and use in tropical America, making the product we know and we enjoy today. Regarded as “a gift of the gods”, the cacao tree was very important to the ancient culture, not only was used as a ceremonial drink, but its seeds were also used as currency, because of their economic value, in many regions Mesoamerica, including Costa Rica.
In this 2-hour tour you will have the opportunity to learn interesting aspects of cocoa and chocolate, its origins and history, participating in the whole production process, from harvesting of the fruit, drying and grinding the seeds, also the development traditional drink of our ancestors, and of course enjoy a high quality organic chocolate. Enjoy this journey through the history, culture, traditions and taste.