Adventure / Active, Day Trip / Out of Town, Nature and Wildlife
Kid Friendly: Yes. Family tour
in this tour we have to walk in the country, and is not regular paths.
Maximum travelers: 3
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.
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.
by car or van or bus depends the group
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
The tour can change depends the farm we visit.
Bring a rain jacket ,sunglasses, sunblock, insect repellent, comfortable shoes and hat.