Are you ready for a delicious excursion that will transport you to the pages of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory? Prepare to discover the tropical jungle where cocoa beans are harvested, enjoy an exciting, simulated factory tour, and design your personalised candy bar to leave your taste buds yearning for more! Not to mention the free samples, because who doesn’t enjoy a small taste of chocolate heaven? These visits will make you feel like a kid again and will give you a new respect for the art of chocolate-making. So, hop on board and enjoy the best chocolate factory tours in the U.S.!
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Hershey’s Chocolate World – Pennsylvania
Prepare to have your senses blown! Listen to the sound of roasting cocoa beans, inhaling creamy milk chocolate’s perfume, and marvel as thousands of candies whirl and dance on conveyor belts. Remember to say “cheese” because they’ll photograph you to save the pleasant moments!
Ride the virtual factory tour at CHOCOLATE WORLD to learn more about the amazing chocolate-making process. Begin your journey through a tropical jungle where cocoa beans are produced, then continue to a boat dock, loaded into ships bound for America. Then, board the tour bus and enter the simulated factory tour. Prepare to be amazed as you witness and smell the chocolate-making process.
What’s more, the best part? At the conclusion, you will be given a free taste of a HERSHEY’S product. But that’s not all; for even more chocolatey pleasure, visit the gift shops, snack court, and full-service restaurant.
But remember that this site can get crowded on weekends and holidays. So, for all the chocolate enthusiasts, the ideal times to ride would be the first and last two hours of the day. Don’t pass up this wonderful chocolate experience!
Chocolate Chocolate Chocolate Company- Missouri
It’s time to make your childhood dreams come true and visit the Chocolate Chocolate Chocolate Company! Folks, this is the ultimate sweets lover’s paradise!
The best part? The factory tours are completely free of charge! Yes, you can see the magic of chocolate being made with your own eyes. I’ll take you down to the production floor so you can see, hear, smell, and, most importantly, TASTE the delicious chocolate.
But hold on; there’s more! You’ll get a behind-the-scenes peek at the candy kitchen and chocolate enrobers, where the candy makers handcraft chocolates right before you. It’s like seeing the creation of a gourmet masterpiece!
Did I mention that this chocolate factory is gradually becoming one of the most popular tourist attractions in St. Louis? You know you’re in for a treat when over 50,000 people visit annually. So get together with your friends and family and head to the Chocolate Chocolate Chocolate Company facility for the ultimate sweet experience!
DeBrand Chocolatier- Indiana
Prepare for a Willy Wonka-style trip at DeBrand Chocolatier in Fort Wayne, Indiana!
You’ll get a unique behind-the-scenes look at one of the world’s most prestigious chocolatiers.
Your journey begins with a short video about DeBrand’s history, followed by a tour of not one, not two, but THREE chocolate kitchens. Get ready to be amazed by the delicate and delectable chocolate-making process. There will also be samples because what is a chocolate tour without some tasting?
After your taste buds have been piqued, please visit the elegant chocolate shop to purchase some of the world’s most exquisite chocolates. What’s more, guess what? You’ll even receive tour rebates for your purchase. Don’t want to take it with you? Sit down with your friends and enjoy some delectable DeBrand sweets and drinks.
Fascia’s Chocolates – Connecticut
Are you up for a chocolate-tasting adventure? Fascia’s Chocolate in Waterbury, Connecticut, is the place to go!
Enter the Presentation Room for a one-of-a-kind interactive and multimedia experience. You can learn about the history of chocolate and how it goes from bean to bar, then bar to packaging. But hold on; there’s more! A remote-controlled camera provides a behind-the-scenes glimpse into the factory.
Consume some exquisite delicacies and watch chocolate demos that will have you drooling. But here’s the icing on the cake (or the sprinkles?): create your chocolate bar with your favourite toppings. It’s an opportunity to let your imagination run wild and build the chocolate bar of your dreams.
Asher’s Chocolates – Pennsylvania
Come on in, chocolate lovers! Prepare to be amazed by the town’s sweetest entertainment. Asher’s Chocolates, the country’s longest family-owned and operated candy company, invites you to come inside and experience the enchantment. Watch in astonishment as your favourite chocolate delicacies are churned up in front of your eyes in their cutting-edge facilities. What’s more, the best part? These multimedia tours are free and open to the public, so bring the whole family!
But wait, there’s more! After your fill of chocolatey goodness, travel back to their old-fashioned Victorian candy store. You’ll feel like you’ve wandered into Willy Wonka’s factory, with delicious goodies at every turn. Don’t put it off any longer; visit and experience the ultimate sugar high today!
So, what are you holding out for? The chocolate tours will add a little fun and “chocolate” to your day – a delightful experience for all ages!
Wishing you a cocoa-filled holiday!