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Don Olivo Chocolate Tour

Open Now: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Don Olivo Chocolate Tour
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It has 1 km of trails between cocoa trees and 37 species of fruit trees and many medicinal plants, they will have access for people with disabilities and seniors, all paths are completely flat, for a better route to people of all ages and all...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 21007, Costa Rica
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All reviews sugar cane juice family farm fruit trees medicinal plants the chocolate making process cacao beans chocolate tasting delicious homemade chocolate pieces chocolate farm star apple cocoa tree free fruit buy chocolate black pepper lots of fresh fruit roasting process
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had SUCH a blast at this tour and I can’t recommend it enough! It was incredible trying out exotic fruits, sugar cane juice, raw cacao and, of course, the chocolate the family makes onsite (so delicious and different from the store-bought stuff). Seeing the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is a great 2 hour tour. The tour in English was conducted by the son of the family that own this small farm. About 1 hour is spent on explanation and tasting lots of different fruits, including coffee and sugar cane and 1 hour...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Jasmine38Chichester
Reviewed 4 days ago

Its more than a chocolate tour. The introduction to the many types of exotic fruits grown on this property was wonderful. The taste sensations were exceptional. He really knows the plants, how they fit into the ecology of Costa Rica and the world market. The...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This Choclate Tour is a must do in La Fortuna. You‘ll get an entertaining and informative tour by an amazing host family on a lovely farm.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank debuetant
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This family owned farm and cocoa plantation is an experience beyond understanding the cocoa plant. We tried at least 13 different fruits, learned about local culture and diet and experienced the generosity of a Costa Rican family. Minor, his wife Jesse and father were superb...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank wsultemeier
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a fun tour and this is a family-owned farm. The owner's son gives the tour and he has a great sense of humor and makes the tour really fun. The father is constantly coming around the group with fresh fruit for everyone to...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank darrellgw
Reviewed 1 week ago

We found out about this tour by recommendation from our lodge and might not have found it otherwise. Miles and his family are incredibly welcoming people and shared the bouty of their farm and we sample enough of their garden to make a meal. Along...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank tgessler
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I would recommend this chocolate tour over any other. They started the tour by letting us taste and see all different types of local fruits they Grew. The tour guide gave such a great tour of all different trees and their history. At the end...More

Date of experience: March 2019
2  Thank kajolgandhi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'm so glad our AirBnB guides led us to this family-run tour just a few minutes away from La Fortuna's main drag rather than the giant company tours advertised in-town. Patriarch Otto welcomed us with kindness and warmth, and son Luiso guided our small group...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank seccaseuss
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was a very educational and tasty experience! Everyone was very friendlt and the tour was interactive. We learned and tasted many savoury fruits and had the best chocolate! Highly recommend this tour if you are in the area.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Daniel R
August 6, 2018|
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Response from casaout |
Yes, when you do the tour or visit them, you can buy the 90% chocolate
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Analis M
May 3, 2018|
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Response from Minor M | Property representative |
Hello, I'm not sure, but I think it's not allowed to send food or seeds internationally :(
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