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Rancho Raices de Osa

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Canaza, Puerto Jimenez, Costa Rica
011 506 8701 3826
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Whole family with adult children

This was super awesome! The people running the tour are super knowledgeable and friendly. We had a... read more

Reviewed yesterday
kendallhaupt
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Antwerp, Belgium
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One of the best educational tours !

What a Wonderful educational Chocolate tour! My Family learnt so much, not just about Chocolate... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
jjpodson
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Puerto Jimenez, Costa Rica
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We are a local family farm, we do home made traditional chocolat and we share all about our culture, traditions, fruit trees, cultivations, animal farm and more !!!
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“sugar cane” (6 reviews)
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Canaza, Puerto Jimenez, Costa Rica
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011 506 8701 3826
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"chocolate tour"
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"white pineapple"
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"sugar cane"
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"making chocolate"
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"chocolate milk"
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"whole process"
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"beans"
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"amazing chocolate"
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"tilapia"
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"plants and trees"
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"fruit"
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"two weeks in costa rica"
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"very interesting tour"
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"organic farm"
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"chocolate process"
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"family farm"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This was super awesome! The people running the tour are super knowledgeable and friendly. We had a great time with the staff and learned a lot about the local food. Chocolate was amazing and so was all of the fresh fruit around the farm. I...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a Wonderful educational Chocolate tour! My Family learnt so much, not just about Chocolate, where it is from and how it is made but all of the medicine plants, fruit, and of the trees. I can't say enough about the tour. And at the...More

Thank jjpodson
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Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

We were told to come here by the locals of Puerto Jimenez and it did not disappoint. Marcos was our guide. We took the long tour of their organic farm. We learned so much. The white pineapples are unlike any other! We ate from their...More

Thank angiegolding
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Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed this tour! Markos is a very good guide and he teached is all about the plants and the trees that are living in his big garden. After that he showed is the whole proces of making chocolate. It is very interesting and...More

Thank Liledrost
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Reviewed 19 February 2018

This is a wonderful place to tour to learn about how chocolate and other locat fruits are grown. The hosts are unbelievably friendly and giving people. What they have done in converting their farm and property to an organic, natural environment is really unique. If...More

Thank trutta
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Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

This is a wonderful place with the most friendly and genuine hosts. Not only do you see the chocolate process from tree to bar but you also get a tour around the ranch looking at native plants and trees with regular stops to try everything....More

1  Thank RosieSpence
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Reviewed 28 December 2017

We are so glad we were able to meet with German and his family. My husband and I had the opportunity to spend half a day at Rancho Raices, learn about chocolate, animals, plants and so much more. This is a proud family with a...More

1  Thank babsinga
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Reviewed 25 September 2017

Herman is your host on a guided tour of his heritage chocolate plantation. Make sure to make room for lunch served with foods as well as chocolate directly farm-to-table, cooked in a wood-burning and served by Herman's family members. Great way to connect with the...More

1  Thank JD98040
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Reviewed 2 September 2017

If you love chocolate and fruits - you have to do this tour. It was an amazing experience for all the family. It is a family run organic farm. We felt so welcome, German, his family and Marcos who speaks fluently English. There are a...More

Thank jumpingflo
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Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Hands down (and unexpectedly) the best 2hrs of our two weeks in Costa Rica. German and his family gave a fantastic tour of their organic finca, plants and animals, and helped our 7 y-o catch her first fish. So much more than a chocolate tour....More

Thank WhittakerPhilip
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Lori R
12 January 2017|
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Response from nanzan0408 | Reviewed this property |
The length would depend, with our tour we ate lunch with the family. I got the impression that not everyone was offered that and it was a special arrangement with our resort and the farm. The length of our tour was about... More
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Kimberly T
1 June 2016|
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Response from StarFyre2304 | Reviewed this property |
to be out of touch, I have been traveling! I don't believe yu must make reservations BUT if you want a translator and have the family plan to have you stay for lunch and 'TRY" making cholocate with them, I would STRONGLY... More
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Rjjm1
27 February 2016|
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Response from German Q |
Hi, Thank you for your interest please call us + 506 8632 8150, we look forward to meeting you at our farm.
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