Zaragoza for chocolate lovers
Ruta Chocotour © Imagen cedida por Zaragoza Turismo. Autor: Daniel Marcos
Do you like chocolate? And how do you like it… white, dark, with candied fruit, frozen… ? You can enjoy almost any kind of chocolate under the sun when you take the entertaining –and above all delicious– guided tour on offer in the city of Zaragoza.
This is the Chocotour, an original way of learning about this destination which is so closely associated with the history of chocolate... Chocolate is supposed to have been first introduced into Spain by the monks in village near Zaragoza.
This route offers participants the chance to discover some of the most emblematic monuments in the city. But you'll also be able to visit and taste the products on offer in several traditional chocolate emporia in Zaragoza, including the Pastelería Fantoba and Pastelería Capricho. You'll see artisan chocolate makers at work, learn to distinguish the different types of chocolate, and then show off all your newly-acquired knowledge to your friends...
All the visits start on Saturdays at 11 am, and last about two hours. To purchase tickets, find out about rates, or for any other questions about this route, don't hesitate to come to any of the tourist offices in the city. Can you resist the temptation?