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Taste Belize Tours

Placencia Village | Main Street between Omars Creole Grub and Annas Fashion, just north of Dukunu Street intersection., Placencia, Belize
+501 629-5030
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Love Peter and Taste of Belize

We went on the Ixcacao and Spice tour. It was really interesting snd Peter is an entertaining and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Rourke S
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Los Angeles, California
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Purely amazing !!

Wow this trip was so amazing from start to finish. Our tour guide Peter was so informative on... read more

Reviewed July 8, 2018
kbeamon01
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Beverly Hills, California
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Award winning food and culture focused tours and classes for visitors looking for a different vacation experience. Home of the original chocolate tour out of Placencia, Belize. Lyra, guide, food anthropologist and organic farmer, helps you embrace Belize with all five senses. Explore our diverse food and distinct cultures in a beautiful natural environment. You haven't experienced our country until you Taste Belize! Belizean owned and operated.
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“spice farm” (47 reviews)
“chocolate tour” (27 reviews)
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Placencia Village | Main Street between Omars Creole Grub and Annas Fashion, just north of Dukunu Street intersection., Placencia, Belize
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went on the Ixcacao and Spice tour. It was really interesting snd Peter is an entertaining and informative guide. This is a must do excursion well worth the money. My husband just wished the van was bigger/more comfortable. I had no problems with the...More

Thank Rourke S
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Lyra S, Owner at Taste Belize Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for you 5 star review. We are glad you had a wonderful day and are sorry that our van was a little tight for your spouse. It is a Nissan Japanese model tour van and though Nissan claims it is a...More

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Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

Wow this trip was so amazing from start to finish. Our tour guide Peter was so informative on Belize and answered all of our dozens of questions we had on our adventure to the chocolate factory and waterfall. We will definitely be back to experience...More

Thank kbeamon01
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Reviewed July 6, 2018

From the time we walked into the shop in Placencia til the time Elroy dropped us off at home, we had the best experience possible. Booking was fast and easy and Elroy was the perfect guide and host for our day trip to the cacao...More

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Reviewed June 30, 2018

I and my two children had a cruise stop in Placencia, Belize, and prior to the cruise I researched tours in Belize and Taste Belize sounded the best. I booked our day tour ahead with owner Lyra, and she and the company van met us...More

Thank kathleen-ecuador
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Reviewed June 27, 2018 via mobile

Elroy was a wonderful guide, this chocolate experience is definitely something you do not want to miss. The waterfall is an amazing ending to the day...

Thank LAdreams10
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Reviewed June 27, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I booked the chocolate and waterfall tour after hearing about this company through friends. Elroy was our guide and made the trip so great!! We went to Ixcacao and I highly recommend this unique chocolate experience! Truly teaches you so much about...More

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Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

Even though we had researched online before arriving in Placencia, we stopped by the shop to book in person. Gueli was very knowledgeable about the tour options and promised to confirm our pick up time...which she did within an hour. On the morning of the...More

Thank Rob E
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Reviewed June 22, 2018 via mobile

We had a great time on our tour! Lyra was incredibly knowledgeable and accommodating on all aspects of our day. We started with learning about and making real Belizean chocolate, then had a fabulous hudut lunch which we helped make which was absolutely amazing! We...More

Thank Robyn Z
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Reviewed June 12, 2018 via mobile

We just got dropped off after a full day tour seeing Lubaantun and Ixcacao (chocolate). Elroy was our tour guide. Amazing amount of knowledge, very friendly, and a lot of fun. Juan and Henry at Ixcacao taught us a lot and didn’t laugh when we...More

Thank FoodWandererWI
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Reviewed May 23, 2018

Lyra, had invited our company to a tour with Taste Belize and after some time, we decided to take her up on her offer, We left on tour at the exact time it was to leave, We arrived at the Ixcacoa Chocolate Tour, Just as...More

Thank Apolo C
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teresachoirlady
May 6, 2018|
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Response from CLTJennifer | Reviewed this property |
Agreed - reach out to Taste of Belize directly as this question on Trip Advisor just goes to travelers who have reviewed this company.
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freder1ck
November 29, 2017|
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Response from Lyra S | Property representative |
Hi Frederick, please email us (email address is listed under our contact information) and I will put you in touch with educators on the peninsula who might be able to arrange something.
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Illini_8
February 10, 2017|
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Response from Lyra S | Property representative |
Hi Tim, we do door to door pick up and drop off on Placencia Peninsula as part of our tour service for all our mainland tours. We can definitely pick you up at either resort!
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