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King of chocolate

The best tour my wife and took during our trip to Belize. The tour of the farm, the history of... read more

Reviewed February 23, 2019
Dochonz
Fun and Informative!

This was one of my favorite experiences when in Belize! The meal was delicious. The King of... read more

Reviewed January 10, 2019
shastajoy
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IXCACAO, “Queen of Cacao, goddess of fertility and happiness!”, For our guests, we offer hands-on chocolate making sessions, tours of the cacao farm and our production facilities. We can share with you the ancient Maya traditions of chocolate, in...more
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Reviewed February 23, 2019

The best tour my wife and took during our trip to Belize. The tour of the farm, the history of cacao and sustainable agriculture was wonderful. Juan was one of the most pleasant and knowledgeable people we met during our stay. The chocolate making experience...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed January 10, 2019 via mobile

This was one of my favorite experiences when in Belize! The meal was delicious. The King of Chocolate shared amazing stories about the history of chocolate and Belize. I learned so much about what's really in the "chocolate bars" I have always had. And it...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank shastajoy
Reviewed December 20, 2018

This is a fabulous, informative and interesting tour led by Juan with lunch provided by his wife Abelina. Juan takes us through the whole process of cultivating, growing, harvesting and then making the chocolate. We were treated to different flavours of chocolate to compare them....More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Michael S
Reviewed December 17, 2018

Wonderful, delicious, educational, and great fun. We had an introductory tour by the owner, Juan, of several different kids of chocolate trees when we first arrived. Then we went inside (a porch) where we learned so much about chocolates and got a basic education, including...More

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank seb36
Reviewed November 24, 2018 via mobile

We stayed at Ixcacao for 2 nights. It was like a home stay, with Juan and his family. Abelina made us the most amazing food we had the whole trip, and we ate with their family. Juan took us to one of the farms where...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Cayley R
Reviewed September 18, 2018 via mobile

After finally finding the place we were told that we are not in the states and we needed to make a reservation if we wanted a tour Not a lot to see very disappointed. There are other cacao places in the area maybe try them...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

Had the good fortune to visit today.It was obvious from the start that Juan and his family are passionate about chocolate! He was both informative and entertaining. And the lunch wa amazing!! Put a visit here on your "to do" list, you will not be...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank bobkat653
Reviewed August 13, 2018

My wife and I were super excited to visit Ixcacao Maya Belizean Chocolate during our week in Belize. Mr. Cho responded quickly to my email re: scheduling and managed to get us in on our first full day in country. We very much appreciated his...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank Greg F
Reviewed July 20, 2018

IXCACAO was by far the biggest highlight during our honeymoon to Belize and we had a LOT of highlights, including the ATM cave. There are not enough kind words to say about Juan and Abelina. They are truly amazing human beings who treated us so...More

Date of experience: June 2018
3  Thank 444Mandy444
Reviewed July 19, 2018 via mobile

This place is a gem and the owners have a mission to educate the world on chocolate. This is a fascinating excursion and well worth your time.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Adriana S
April 4, 2017|
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Response from 828JuanC | Property representative |
For all your answers please email ixcacaochocolate@gmail Regards the chocolate God
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kenubelizeit
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Response from 828JuanC | Property representative |
Hello!, welcome to Belize in Central America, We are located in southern Belize, in the village of San Felipe, Toledo district. Please click on this map of our location on our contact page And our options to tours and... More
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