A very short drive from the Cruise Ship. Lucy, the presenter, was very knowledgeable and taught us how to make our own chocolate bar in a fun and humourous way! We ground our... read more
The visit of our small family chocolate factory consists of 3 parts:...
The visit of our small family chocolate factory consists of 3 parts:
1/History of chocolate at mayan times:
An overview of importance of the cacao seed for Mayan Civilization, Discover the tools used by mayans to make the sacred beverage: "chocolhaa" (hot cocoa). In Air conditionned small museum room .
2/Craft your own chocolate
Live the experience of grinding cacao beans with an authentic chocolate mexican mill to craft your drinking chocolate mix to take back home.In a different room. The grinding activity does not allowed the air conditioning.
All along the tour you will try the different flavors of the cacao during its process (cacao beans, cacao paste and all our finished products) . You still will have time to shop at our air conditioned gift store.
During the visit, from the grounds, you can discover the chocolate process through windows : chocolate making room and wrapping room.
Accessible for wheel chairs in all areas.