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Perugina Chocolate Factory

San Sisto, San Sisto, Perugia, Italy
800 800 907
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Ranked #1 of 1 Attractions in San Sisto
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Educational Sites, Factory Tours, Food & Drink
Activities: Leisure education
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Owner description: This factory features a museum devoted to the history of chocolate manufacturing - a mouth-watering tribute to Perugia, Italy's chocolate capital.

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Nashville, Tennessee
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215 reviews 215 reviews
28 attraction reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

We visited with a family of five on November 1st. Despite having asked and been told, while making the reservation, that production would be ongoing, we were disappointed to find out it wasn't. As a consolation, without us even asking for it, the employee reduced our entrance fee significantly and started the kids off with some free chocolate. The tour... More

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loughborough
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23 reviews 23 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014 via mobile

We pre-booked our chocolate tour, what a fabulous 2 hour activity. Teenagers enjoyed it as well, lots of chocolate to taste & followed by a shopping trip to Perugia. (Made up for the awful accommodation we stayed in!). Really recommended

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Owen Sound, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

A little challenging to find even with GPS. Very accommodating staff. Fascinating to watch assembly line production. Lots of opportunity to sample then purchase chocolate products. Staff are very generous with freebies. Quite adult and kid friendly.

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Rome, Italy
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

On our recent visit to Perugia, we took the kids for a visit to the Perugina factory - home to the famous Baci chocolates! It came highly recommended. The tour started off with a brief history of the Baci chocolate, followed by a demonstration on how to make chocolate at home! And then the guide took us to the chocolate... More

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Baldock, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

Our initial attempt to visit the factory on a rainy day this summer didn't work out, as you have to book in advance. Don't be put of by the closed gate and the factory security. When we finally did get to visit we found it very enjoyable, despite the presence of some hyper American girls over-dosing on chocolate!! The tour... More

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Rome, Italy
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32 reviews 32 reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

Modern factory and excellent chocolate. About 7 £ per entry .you taste chocolate at The entrance, in the Middle and at The end. Interesting For For The kids

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New Hampshire
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104 reviews 104 reviews
12 attraction reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Spent a few hours at Casa di Cioccolato & enjoyed it very much! The history of the company was very interesting & the factory tour was quite fun! Baci are a family favorite so we enjoyed watching them be made. 1400 Baci are made every minute but our guide wasn't sure how many were made in a year. The tasting... More

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Ramat Gan
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57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

The visit is very interesting. One hour including the museum. The museum is a great sample of design history. the chocolate is wonderful

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

We're still enjoying the treats we bought at the Perugina Chocolate Factory. The tour was fun. I didn't know the beginnings of different chocolates and their names. The questions I'd had since I was a child were answered and the yummy chocolates I'd been dreaming of in recent years were consumed :). There is a fee for entrance, which surprised... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

Actually,I'm mad about chocolate ! Everyone speaks about English chocolate or Belgium one and some about the German one but ...Italian chocolate it's for me, on the top of the list ! Perugia chocolate factory it was one of my best experience into chocolate world! Go there ! Feel the flavor in the air, that will come first to cover... More

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