Learn all about Ilhéus past and future in one single excursion. This tour will take you back to the golden era of cocoa production, as Ilhéus was the most important cocoa production centre in the 1930´s. You will learn all about the legend “witch broom” that almost destroyed the entire local industry and what the region has been doing to economically recover from it. A panoramic 30 minutes’ drive through the historical centre, stop for visiting the Jorge Amado house; Proceedo to the cocoa farm, located 30minutes away from Ilheus. We will have a 90 minutes visit including the farm plantation, production area and tasting of cocoa juice (included), free time for photos. On the way back to Ilhéus we make a stop at a chocolate factory.
- Language: English
- Included: Tasting of cocoa juice
- Remark: Wheelchair accessible
- Max Participants: 180