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Charley's Chocolate Factory Tour, Mission Beach Including Aussie Farm Lunch

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    What to Expect
    Throughout your tour you will take a look at the fascinating 3,800 year history of cocoa, visit the tree nursery and a mature cocoa tree plantation, see the tiny orchid like flowers and ripe cocoa pods.

    Next, look at age old fermentation and drying techniques followed by a visual as you see the cocoa pod being opened and a tasting of the cocoa nibs.

    You'll also take part in some of the steps of making actual chocolate including a sampling and tasting session. The chocolate is Australian grown and made premium chocolate featuring several Pacific Island region varieties.

    Next you'll enjoy an Aussie farm lunch featuring local grass fed beef burgers BBQ’d to perfection and served with caramelized onion and a choice of condiments. (Vegetarian or gluten free option is available but MUST be pre-ordered at time of booking). Soft drinks and spring water are available to purchase on the day.  

    Please note, while on tour kids must be supervised at all times and no smoking is permitted. All walking is on level or very slightly sloping gravel or grass. Minimal fitness is all that is required.

    Charley’s is an all weather tour, at times this may mean slightly muddy conditions underfoot. However, this also means you can visit Charley’s when other tours may not be available.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Mount Edna Mission Beach
    Departure Time
    • Chocolate Tastings.
    • BBQ Lunch
    • Entry/Admission - Charley's Chocolate Factory
    • Drinks
    • Gratuities
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Infant meals
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Infant meals not included
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    A relaxing way to spend a Sunday morning. The owners run the tour, making it a much more personal experience. The beef burger lunch and chocolate tasting was included and there are umbrellas that you can use to escape the sun when walking around the farm. There is minimal
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    What a resplendant chocolate experience - local, regional and global story telling. A personal and historic journey that brings it on farm in an informative and entertaining way. Lynn and Chris Jahnke invite you to their place, share their story and want you to take away the
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    This was an excellent and very informative tour seeing the outcome and final product from the seeds. They have worked extremely had to get it to the stage they have done so far, and you can feel the passion in their delivery of it to us. The sample tasting was great, and a good
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    Very informative tour. Great information and passion on the art of chocolate making Great to get the samples before buying so you know which chocolate you like. Finished of with a great lunch.
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    This is a great tour. Owners are friendly, relaxed and knowledgeable about their products. A very worthwhile tour to do
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