Learn all about the history of chocolate and how it is made by an artisanal and professional chocolate manufacturer in Cozumel. Combined with Discover Mexico Park, you can experience the full spectrum of Mexico’s rich heritage in one location. Learn to make your own chocolate bar and taste a variety of delicious chocolate samples made here.
Begin with an experienced chocolate maker who will teach you how to mix, grind and make your own chocolate bar with natural cocoa beans. Learn how chocolate is grown, its history and origins in the Aztec and Mayan culture and its health benefits. You’ll have an opportunity to buy handcrafted chocolates, vanilla and coffee to take home.
Your tour also includes entrance to Discover Mexico Park where you can experience the full sweep of Mexico’s history, culture and traditions. Explore with a guide or on your own with a self-guided map. Experience the 4-screen video room where Mexico comes to life through images set to traditional music, meander through the gardens, view the intricate scale replicas of the great pyramids of the Maya and Aztec civilizations. Wander through the Museum of Popular Arts to view contemporary works from Mexico’s finest artisans. Stop at the Hand Crafts and Souvenir Shop.
Tours with this activity level involve walking over relatively level terrain, possibly some cobblestone, gravel, or a few steps. Comfortable shoes are recommended.