Cacao Route Private Day Trip from Quito

Tour Number

Activity Level

337535


Categories

Adventure / Active, Day Trip / Out of Town, Nature and Wildlife

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. Family tour

Friendly: Yes.
in this tour we have to walk in the country, and is not regular paths.

Maximum travelers: 3

Language(s)

explanation

Spanish (fluent), English (advanced)

Learn about the chocolate production in Ecuador!


Theobroma= food of the gods, Cocoa endemic food from the jungle, adapted in the Ecuadorian coast and later carry on by native sailors to the Central America and Mexico. We can discover how is the process from cocoa to chocolate. The variety Cacao arriba is the finest aroma in the world, the best chocolate brands make with Ecuadorian cacao.
A trip to discover the surrounding farms in Quito, from the highlands across the cloud forest and the rainforest. Along the tour we will taste local products including yucca, passion fruit, soursop, banana, plantain.

Itinerary

You will be picked up at around 6 00 AM from your hotel.
We'll drive for about 3 hours to get to rainforest cocoa farm visit 2 hours, Typical lunch or snack. Transfer to the Chocolate processing plant. Back to Quito late in the afternoon.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Hotel or place we established

End location: Hotel or place we established

Duration: 9 hours 30 min.

Transportation

by car or van or bus depends the group

What’s Included

Other: Guide, Transportation, Visit plantation and process center cacao.

The activities depend on physical condition, but is easy , we have to walk at the cacao farm and is easy the wallk. The day is It's a bit long the day.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

30 usd - lunch, souvenirs, personal expenses

What’s Extra

Other: The tour can change depends the farm we visit.

Bring a rain jacket ,sunglasses, sunblock, insect repellent, comfortable shoes and hat.

Private tour guide Santiago

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