Much like an entertaining cooking show,
here you will learn how the ancient Mayans prepared chocolate. Watch the traditional
appliances and ingredients come together to make this time-honored delicacy. Taste it
first as the Royals would have way back when and then experiment with delicious combinations
of honey, chile and other natural flavorings.
Amidst a lush tropical setting you will visit a real Mayan house.
Learn of their traditions, their day to day life, clever gardening techniques and even try a freshly
made tortilla topped with a popular regional sauce made primarily of chocolate.
With a culture as rich as its chocolate, here one learns to appreciate both.
Discover the origins of cocoa, how the Mayans used their beans as currency and how the chocolate was drank only by
priests and emperors. See both artifacts and current footage of cocoa fruits being harvested from their trees here
in the region and contemplate how the trading routes of this product have so vastly grown over the centuries.
Acquire an unimaginable variety of cocoa products: soaps, lotions, sauces,
a huge assortment of artisanal chocolate bars and much, much more. Sample the different flavors of chocolate
before choosing your favorites So many unique gifts to bring the people back home but there’s no need for
self-sacrifice, be sure to pick up a few items for yourself as well. You’re now a chocolate connoisseur after all!
Take a break at our outdoor bar and enjoy a refreshing ice cold beer, tropical cocktail, soda or water.