Your Caribbean Rainforest Adventure Awaits

Chocolate Excursions in the DR

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Our Invitation to You

Join us for an immersive excursion in the the Caribbean rainforest we call home.
Come see how our passion for cacao, wildlife conservation, and sustainable development unite at Reserva Zorzal โ€” our 1,019 acre bird sanctuary and organic cacao farm.

Our adventures offer hands-on experiences across the cacao supply chain, starting with harvesting cacao at Reserva Zorzal and moving into the fermentation process at our nearby fermentorium. Our trips also offer a healthy amount of chocolate tasting, cultural engagement, and fun in the sun.

We canโ€™t wait to make memories with you in the beautiful Dominican Republic. ๐Ÿ’œ

— The Zorzal Team

Connect

Meet our farmers and master fermenters and experience cacao production and wildlife conservation in action.

Learn

Gain hands-on experience growing and harvesting and everything in between!

Relax

Rest and relax on the pristine beaches that make the Caribbean islands famous.

Upcoming Zorzal Adventures

Note: All trip prices below include in-country lodging, food, transportation, and entry fees. Trip participants will be responsible for flights to and from the Dominican Republic, as well as COVID-19 testing to return home.

Chocolate Maker Trips

Designed for makers of craft chocolate!

Cacao Latitudes

Immerse yourself in the world of Dominican cacao!

Dates: May 8-14, 2022
Price: $1400
Deposit: $850
Activity level: 3 of 5

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Silva Cacao

Come spend time with the Zorzal community, and discover Dominican cacao and nature with Silva Cacao.

Dates: June 8-14
Price: $1,400
Deposit: $850
Activity level: 3 of 5

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Chocolate Enthusiast Trips

Open to all!

Moka Origins

Join Jeff Abella, co-founder of PA-based Moka Origins, and a group of chocolate lovers on this 9-day trip.

Dates: TBD
Price: TBD
Deposit: TBD
Activity level: 3 of 5

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French Broad Chocolate

Join French Broad Chocolate, and lovers of Zorzal beans, on this June 2022 trip.

Dates: TBD
Price: TBD
Deposit: TBD
Activity level: 3 of 5

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