This will be a unique opportunity to life , see and learn first-hand the way of living with their customs and traditions of the “Montubio Culture” of Ecuador’s coastal region. We will visit a Cocoa Plantation and learn about the chocolate processing plant. Ecuador is among the main producers of high quality cocoa in the world and the first exporter of bananas in the world -talk about a banana country! and taste fresh and delicious tropical fruits. In this Hacienda that has its own chocolate processing plant you will be able to appreciate each of the process’s steps, the sowing, the plantation, the harvest, the fermentation and the drying, arriving to the chocolate factory where you will savor this delicious product.
You will also enjoy the tropical atmosphere where guests can relax in hammocks, horseback ride or hike along the plantations, watch the process of turning cocoa beans into fine chocolate or go birdwatching.
For lovers of chocolate, this is the opportunity you can not pass up.
DURATION: 01 day
- English speaking guide with private transportation.
- Beverage, tips and personal expenses
- Cocoa Hacienda
- Chocolate Process
- Montubio Culture