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Canoe ride, banana plantations and cocoa beans: A trip full of adventure is ahead!

Enjoy a mixture of smells, flavors and adventure! Don’t miss this trip to the best of Ecuador and its incredible products: cocoa beans and banana plantations. (more pictures inside)

Tour Date: Thursday, March 23

Tour Itinerary
7:00 am: Departure from Cuenca – Hotel Oro Verde

9:15am: We will begin at The Manglares of Churute with a 30 minute to and 30 minute back ride into the tropical natural forest, 156 thousand hectare reserve. If you love bird watching, you will love this part!

10:45 am: Cocoa is the ‘chocolate bean’ and in this plantation you will experience and enjoy the magnificent experience of the entire process of how chocolate is made: dried, toasted, and ground. We will be sure that you get a good taste of what chocolate tastes like as soon as its ready!

12:30 pm: Lunch break (included in the price)

2:15 pm: We will continue this incredible adventure with a visit to a banana plantation. Where we will enjoy and learn about the process that goes from a plant to the banana ready to be exported.

3:30 pm: Return to Cuenca.

6:00 pm: Arrival to Cuenca

Join us on this incredible adventure that will take place on Thursday, March 23.

Price: $90

The minimum number of tickets for this tour have been sold confirming that this tour will take place as originally planned! That said, there is still room on the van/bus, so don’t miss it and purchase your ticket now! 

Alvaro Palacios – your bilingual, certified tour guide


Name: CuencaHighLife
Phone: 0984822495