El Sendero del Cacao

More than a tour, El Sendero del Cacao immerses its guests into the world of chocolate. Not only will you tour the grounds and see how the delicious treat is made, but you will learn a lot about local culture and agriculture while also sampling to chocolate in its various forms as well.


There are several tours available to guests on a daily basis, but the most popular is the Classic Cacao Tour. With this option expert guides that you through the steps to prepare cacao, from the planting and harvesting to the production. This portion takes you into the factory, allowing you to see exactly how it is done. Finally, you'll enter the dining area for a traditional lunch while listening to soothing music.

Staying Close

Those wishing to visit El Sendero del Cacao may choose to book their trip in San Francisco de Macoris, since guests staying in this region of the Dominican Republic will be excited to have throughout their trip. With only a few hotels in the neighborhood within the vicinity of less tourist traffic might be anticipated.

Hotels near El Sendero del Cacao
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Hotel Las Caobas Hotel -- --
Hotel Libano Hotel -- --
Rancho Don Lulu Lodge -- --

Location and What's Nearby

There are just enough eateries to keep tourists satisfied in the community around El Sendero del Cacao. The most frequented nearby restaurant is Barra El Polo-Bar, which sells International fare. Also within a short distance, you'll have eateries including Restaurant Dorado and Buffalo Steak House where you and your group should make it a point not to ask for your check without sampling their specialty steak.


Operating Hours

The tours last between 90 minutes and four hours and leave at 10:30 a.m.


Arrive at this institution with plans to give over the total cost of admission, which you can nail down by phoning ahead.

Contact Information

Phone Number: (809) 547-2166

Website: http://www.cacaotour.com/

Email: info@cacaotour.com

Location: Avenida 27 de Febrero, San Francisco de Macoris, Hispaniola


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