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Small Group Guayaquil and Cocoa Farm Full-Day Tour

  • Private full-day cocoa farm and city tour from Guayaquil
  • A great way to spend the day in Guayaquil
  • Explore a cocoa plantation and learn to make chocolate from scratch
Small Group Guayaquil and Cocoa Farm Full-Day Tour
From US$130.00
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Including lunch at the farmMost Popular
In this option you get a 3 course lunch at the farm, after that we drive back to the city.
From US$150.00
Not including lunch
In this option, travelers have lunch when they are back in the city in a restaurant of your choice.
From US$130.00

Combine culture with nature on a private full-day city and cocoa farm tour from Guayaquil. Designed for travelers passing through Guayaquil, this excursion takes you to a rural cocoa farm where you’ll tour the plantation and make chocolate from scratch. Then, you’ll embark on a sightseeing tour of Guayaquil city, home to attractions such as Las Penas neighborhood, Malecon 2000, and Parque Historico. Hotel pickup and drop-off are included.

What to Expect
Travelers are picked up at 10am from their hotels to drive for an hour through the countryside to the cocoa farm. Once you get to the cocoa farm, you may walk around to see the nursery of cocoa trees, the cocoa plantation, and end up making chocolate from scratch.

If you book the optional lunch at the farm, you will have lunch there. Otherwise, you come back to the city for lunch (at own expense). 

Next, your guide will take to the check the main highlights of downtown: The Iguana Park, The Cathedral, The Malecon 2000 and Las Peñas neighborhood. By the end of this activity, you will be driven back to your hotel.
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Reviews (26)
1 - 5 of 19 reviews
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile
Memorable day with Mario

We had a great day with Mario. He picked us up promptly at our hotel and first we drove out of the city to a small cocoa farm. Mario was very informative about Ecuador during the drive. The farm was very interesting and Mario is...More

Thank Dominic S
Mario F, Manager at My trip to Ecuador - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2018

Dear Dominic, Thanks a lot for this review. I had a great time guiding you. Please let me know if you have plans to come back to show you more! Have good day, Mario

Reviewed 18 June 2018
A Wonderful Day

Mario is an amazing person. Spending the day with him was a delight. We went to a lovely family farm to learn about Cocoa. We participated in the whole process from picking to tasting the chocolate drink we made. Our lunch on the farm was...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Teresa W
Reviewed 22 May 2018
Superb Tour Guide in Guayaquil, Ecuador

We spent 2 days with Mario Fuentes, CEO of MY Trip to Ecuador tours. He was friendly, informative, funny and on time for all events (including getting us to the airport at 6:00AM.) His English is superb, and his tours are very personal and can...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Elwin S
Mario F, Manager at My trip to Ecuador - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2018

Dear Elwin, What a great review this one, thank you so much for taking the time in writing it. I am glad you have such positive comments about my service, I really enjoyed meeting you, Cheryl and the rest of the team. What a great...More

Reviewed 11 May 2018
Relax and Enjoy

Mario was great, was attentive and explained many interesting facts of the city. The Cocoa farm was quaint. We went through the chocolate making process and we had a delicious meal on a veranda. We enjoyed the trip and the tour was well worth it....More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Allan A
Mario F, Manager at My trip to Ecuador - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 May 2018

Dear Allan, Thanks for this nice review! I had a great time with you and your son, wish you stayed longer to be able to show you more, but next time! Greetings from warm Guayaquil, Mario

Reviewed 29 April 2018
Fantastic tour

What a great day we had with Mario. He was really friendly, and had the courtesy to invite another traveller so we had some great discussions about lots of things. The experience of making the cacao paste and converting that into our hot chocolate was...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank liffy10
Mario F, Manager at My trip to Ecuador - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2018

Dear Fiona, Thanks for this review. I am really glad you enjoyed the tour and food. I really had a great time guiding you, I hope you keep having fun in your trip. Keep in touch, Warmly, Mario

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26 May 2018|
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Response from Elwin S | Reviewed this property |
No. It takes about an hour to get there. We did a half day which included a delicious lunch made from all fresh ingredients grown on the farm.