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KAOKAO Chocolates Damarsicheli

1a. Bis Sur | between 80 y 85 Ave, Cozumel 77600, Mexico
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Kaokao was the HIGHLIGHT of our Cozumel experience

Excellent information, fun tour, and fun hands on demonstration! We can't wait to go back. Eduardo... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
ret32
Fun & Fascinating

We came here with our 3 and 5 year olds for a tour with Eduardo, and he did not disappoint. Due to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
christine8270
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Whitchurch-Stouffville, Canada
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The visit of our small family chocolate factory consists of 3 parts: 1/History of chocolate at mayan times: An overview of importance of the cacao seed for Mayan Civilization, Discover the tools used by mayans to make the sacred beverage: "chocolhaa" (hot cocoa). In Air conditionned small museum room . 2/Craft your own chocolate Live the experience of grinding cacao beans with an authentic chocolate mexican mill to craft your drinking chocolate mix to take back home.In a different room. The grinding activity does not allowed the air conditioning. 3/ Tasting All along the tour you will try the different flavors of the cacao during its process (cacao beans, cacao paste and all our finished products) . You still will have time to shop at our air conditioned gift store. During the visit, from the grounds, you can discover the chocolate process through windows : chocolate making room and wrapping room. Accessible for wheel chairs in all areas.
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1a. Bis Sur | between 80 y 85 Ave, Cozumel 77600, Mexico
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Excellent information, fun tour, and fun hands on demonstration! We can't wait to go back. Eduardo appeared very knowledgeable. All the employees were polite and helpful, which is something hard to come by in Cozumel. Bring extra money to spend in their excellent gift shop!...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We came here with our 3 and 5 year olds for a tour with Eduardo, and he did not disappoint. Due to a delay on the arrival of our cruise ship to Cozumel we got there a bit late but they were all relaxed and...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Today two friends and I visited the Kaokao Chocolate Factoryin Cozumel Mexico and were thrilled to actually be able to have a 90 minute tour and learn how chocolate evolved ($25 each). We were able to watch demonstrations and participate in the process of making...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our group couldn't say enough great things about our tour of the chocolate factory. We learned how chocolate is made, the traditions behind it, and how to tell the real from the fake. Eduardo's hands-on demonstration and passion for what he does really made the...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We learnt more about chocolate making. It is very fun and informative. Kids enjoyed making chocolate on their own and able to taste a variety of samples. Very good place to visit when you are in Cozumel, Mexico.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Booked the chocolate making visit from 1-3pm for $25. A little spendy for my budget but I heard good reviews so went for it. Totally worth it. The staff who greeted me were very kind. Stephanie cut open a cocoa pod and let me try...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very informative! Great hands on experience. Edwardo was very well spoken and did a great job explaining everything in detail. I will do this tour again, thanks.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A fun way to learn about making chocolate, and sampling it along the way. Small cute factory. Great employees. Worth going to.

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Our chocolate making class was fantastic! Super interesting learning the history of chocolate and the processes that go into it . I thought the price was very reasonable and I would definitely recommend this for families!

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canadianspierce722
22 January 2018|
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Response from ctip6 | Reviewed this property |
We went twice and just walked in. I’m not sure if there is a strict schedule. I do know they work with the cruise ships.
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Vickie H
3 December 2017|
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Response from Eduardo R | Property representative |
Hello, the taxis we talk about in any one in town, the rates we published are the official ones and you will find taxis everywhere, if you are coming on a cruise ship there are a lot of taxis right outside the pier. Since... More
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Tasha V
13 November 2017|
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Response from mexicobarb | Reviewed this property |
Cozumel is an island off the coast of the Yucatan peninsula across from Playa del Carmen. It is a 40 minute ferry ride from Playa del Carmen and they leave every hour usually and there are a couple of ferry lines available.
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