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As a chocoholic I was anxious to learn all about chocolate. The tour was fascinating. Now I appreciate chocolate even more. Be sure to bring bug spray and be sure you are well covered before heading into the fields.
The tour starts off with seeing the plants and showing the pods where the cocoa beans come from (get to put some in your mouth). Then, the chocolate making process starts. The guides explains the process and each person crushes the beans to create the...More
What a fantastic tour! Very reasonably priced. Loved going to the farm and seeing how cocoa beans are grown and harvested as well as how they taste. Then to participate in making chocolate by hand on a very old stone was so incredible. The owner...More
My 7 year old son and I joined in a tour at Che’il and had a great time. Both the farm tour and the factory tour were interesting. Julio did a great job conveying his passion for what he does and my son and I...More
This was amazing. We learned how to make chocolate Mayan style. Julio provided great detail about the process of taking the cocoa beans from the tree (grown across the street by his brother) through the entire process. Che'il is made by hand, from scratch. We...More
Stop at Maya Center Village at Che'il Chocolate factory to do a chocolate making Tour.We made our own chocolate bar from the cocoa from scratch and after it was done it was very delicious.This is a must tour to do if you are in the...More
We stopped in & picked up some wonderful locally made Mayan chocolate, nibs & powder directly from the factory! Wonderful people & even met the owner Louis. very friendly people. Thank you for everything !!