Chocolate has a long and rich history in Belize’s Mayan culture, so get to the root of this delicious medicinal plant with a chocolate tour near Hopkins. Learn about Mayan culture at an on-site museum, and then trace the journey of cacao from bean to bar with live demonstrations. From a walk in a the cacao plantation to a bite of the delicious final product, it's a tasty tour for all ages.
See how cacao beans are transformed into chocolate
Visit a working cacao plantation with a guide
Learn about Belize’s Mayan history at a cultural museum
Join a master chocolate maker who offers farm-to-factory tours including a trip to the cacao plantation. The full process is explained right through to the finished bar of dark chocolate. There's a shop selling cacao products and a separate Maya cultural museum.