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Perugina Chocolate Factory

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Address: Viale San Sisto 207/C, 06132 San Sisto, Perugia, Italy
Phone Number: +39 800 800 907
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09:00 - 17:30
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Mon - Fri 09:00 - 17:30
Sat 10:00 - 16:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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This factory features a museum devoted to the history of chocolate...

This factory features a museum devoted to the history of chocolate manufacturing - a mouth-watering tribute to Perugia, Italy's chocolate capital.

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The factory is around 20 min by bus from Perugia. It is a big place and the tour is well organized. One watches a film about the history of the factory. Then a hostess makes the... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 October 2016
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Rabat, Malta
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I went there in November with my family.It is a big factory and nothing is touched by hand.We tasted some of the chocolates and the black wrapper is like you are in heaven,never tasted it before. The guide Francesa Marini was good she explained very well.If you are in Perugia go and watch the BACI how is made. Thanks.

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Buffalo NY
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did this tour combined with the Perugia Town Tour. Not a bad deal for 20 euro. They have 1 chocolate tour a day so we opted to do that first. It's about a 15 minute drive to the factory. We only had 1 other couple with us, so it was almost like a private tour of the factory. It's... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We're not ones for organized tours but were glad we took this one. Very interesting company history and to see the chocolate making process. Very generous tasting of a large selection of chocolates included!!

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Kennebunk, Maine
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

If you love chocolate then this place is a must stop and visit. The quality of the chocolate produced here is world class. All natural ingredients and absolutely delicious.

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Thank RobOlson
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

The factory in summer is very silent as the workload is very low and therefore you need some imagination to see it at full speed. In rainy day you should expect crowd to attend the visit and mainly tourist. If you are nearby it's worth but otherwise I would not spend my day visiting it

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

My son and his wife did the tour. Interesting information. I enjoyed purchasing chocolate from the store. Easy to find location.

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Benalla, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

I had read varying reviews but really wanted to see where the famous Baci was made. We booked by phone for an English tour and were delighted with the event. Our guide spoke good English and first we were shown a video on the history of the company, then went to the very interesting museum where things were explained &... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

The factory is around 20 min by bus from Perugia. It is a big place and the tour is well organized. One watches a film about the history of the factory. Then a hostess makes the tour in the gallery and invites for tasting. At the end, visitors are lead to a tour of the factory itself. Very interesting and... More 

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Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

We spent about 1.5 hours on property for scheduled tour. Museum displays being only in Italian language limited our engagement. Plenty of samples provided as part of tour. Overhead walking tour of factory pretty simple with limited explanation.

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Totnes, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

worth going to but if your Italian is poor make sure you book in for the English tour. samples are really good!

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