Discover the wonders of the processing of cacao to chocolate, join us on a chocolate tour with one of the indigenous communities in Bocas del Toro Province. Learn about the complete process of cacao from the planting of the sacred cacao tree to harvesting and processing it to what we know as chocolate.
|PICK UP||At your hotel in Bocas del Toro|
|WHAT TO WEAR||
Comfortable athletic shoes and light leisure clothing and sunscreen. A hat, bathing suits and sunglasses are recommended.
Today we will take a sweet journey to a local cacao cultivation and chocolate production farm-managed and run by the indigenous Ngabe community located in Bocas del Toro. A local cacao farmer will guide you through the mountainous cacao farm while describing the entire process from the growing, protecting and harvesting of the cacao. At the highest point of your hike, you will find a rancho where a local Ngabe women in her traditional dress will teach you how to make chocolate the way they have been doing it for centuries. Make sure to stop and buy some organic chocolate to support the local indigenous community. Afterwards you will be transferred back to your hotel.
Note: This is a shared tour.