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Maui Chocolate Tour

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The Tastiest Tour on Maui

After reading some of the reviews, I was unsure if the tour was worth it.. But let me tell you, it... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Kyler R
Highly recommend!

Full disclosure-this may ruin you when it comes to chocolate! We are totally chocolate snobs now... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Rachel P
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Manawai Estate Chocolate is a cacao and tropical fruit farm on Maui's north shore along the famed Road to Hana. 2 tours are offered- 1 hr Cacao 101 and 3 hr Food of the Gods. Learn about how cacao is grown harvested, fermented and made into...more
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1886 Naalae Rd, Kupa’a Farm, Kula, Maui, HI 96790-7753
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Reviewed 2 days ago

After reading some of the reviews, I was unsure if the tour was worth it.. But let me tell you, it was totally worth every penny. The tour was set on a beautiful farm with lots of different plans and trees. We learned a lot...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Full disclosure-this may ruin you when it comes to chocolate! We are totally chocolate snobs now! Ann did such a fantastic job, she was fun, personable, and very informative! We loved tasting the cocoa from start to finish, seeing the trees, and making the chocolate...More

1  Thank Rachel P
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

This tour on the hills overlooking both Maui shores was just amazing. Learned so much that we didn’t know about chocolate, including a start to finish demonstration from picking a pod off of the cacao tree right through to drinking the same drink that Montezuma...More

1  Thank Gary S
Reviewed 3 July 2018

We booked a private tour as we were a large group of 13 people composed of 3 families. Ann was so GREAT. She reached out a few weeks before our trip to coordinate everything. This culinary delight / educational lesson did NOT disappoint. Ann was...More

1  Thank michael k
Reviewed 25 June 2018

Very informative and the kids had a blast. Our host was very knowledgeable and we learned a lot about making chocolate, and the samples were great !! Well worth the money.

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Reviewed 25 June 2018

We were in the very first tour at the new location at Kupa'a Farm. Outstanding in every way. The drive to the remote location is easy and on good roads, but takes you off the main thoroughfares and exposes you to a less "touristified" Maui....More

3  Thank Ronald A
Reviewed 23 June 2018

We went on one of the last tours at their prior location, so I suspect the 5th star would fix itself at the new location. I wish we'd been able to see more of the process in person rather than pictures, although the information itself...More

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MauiChocolate, Owner at Maui Chocolate Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 24 June 2018

Thanks for attending and glad you got to see all the vanilla which we will miss. We have to show the process of Fermentation and harvest in pictures because even when we do harvest it’s twice a year . Micro Fermentation is done indoors in...More

Reviewed 19 June 2018

We drove quite some distance to see pictures of chocolate trees. Truly. They had nice chocolate tastings but they were from chocolates all over the world.

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Reviewed 16 June 2018

The tour was very informative. It was so much fun making hot chocolate in the jungle, and the chocolate tasting was amazing!!!

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Reviewed 16 June 2018

We were one of two couples that day, so it was like having a private tour! We were met at the parking lot and had to wait a few minutes for the other couple. We learned about the farm itself as well as the vanilla...More

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oneyearoff
12 April 2016|
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Response from MauiChocolate | Property representative |
Sorry for the confusion. 2 years ago our trees were destroyed by a storm and we moved/replanted them to a new field, close to the original, but more protected. We go by the name MauiChocolate Tour and have tours Thursdays... More
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GoBeavs09
17 October 2015|
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Response from MauiChocolate | Property representative |
The actual farm site is closed due to a series of windstorms in Feb that killed most of the trees. We still operate the same chocolate workshop we did on the farm at the Enchanting Floral Gardens in Kula. See Maui Chocolate... More
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