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Cacao Museum

Quick Facts

  • Location : Hone Creek, 8 km south on Route 36
  • Altitude : Sea level
  • Area : 25 acres
  • Tours : 9 a.m., 10 a.m., 11 a.m. , 12m 1 p.m and 2 p.m.; every day
  • Telephone : 2756-8186
  • Price : $25 per person

Walk through the heliconia of the Cacao Museum's botanical garden into its wildlife sanctuary and indigenous museum. Guided two-hour tours through the farm lead visitors on a quest to understand the origins of Costa Rica's Afro-Caribbean culture. Learn how indigenous tribes first harvested and processed cacao at an 80-year-old cacao farm and the on-site chocolate factory and hike. Additionally, the Cacao Museum has canoe tours down the Carbon River plus its own pool and restaurant (only used for large groups) featuring Caribbean cuisine.

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You'll find the Cacao Museum in Hone Creek, just a five-minute drive north of Puerto Viejo on Route 36.

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