Cocoa and Banana Tour
For short and safe paths of maximum 100 meters, the tourist enters the cocoa and banana plantations, where the history and production and harvest processes of the two most important crops in Ecuador are explained. Subsequently they observe the process of propagation of clonal cocoa plants in the largest “Cocoa Nursery” in the country.
COLLECTION OF TROPICAL FRUITS AND LIST OF BIRDS OF LA HACIENDA CAÑAS
The farm has one of the largest collections of tropical fruit trees on the coast of Ecuador, with more than 50 species with the purpose of conserving Biodiversity, since many of these species are in danger of extinction.
The expert Ornithologist Alejandro Valenzuela invented 55 species of birds in the farm, the same that every year increase due to the diversity of fruits they have for feeding.
INFRASTRUCTURE AND SERVICES
In an environment of unique beauty of tropical vegetation, rivers, birds of various species, the farm has excellent facilities such as cabins, dining room, roads, signs, parking, gazebo, security etc.
FOOD AND ATTENTION TO THE TOURIST
The attention in our comfortable cabin-dining room is personalized and the food is based on typical coastal meals accompanied by the famous “Cocoa Juice” and the “Fruit of Bread” patacones. The tables are adorned with tropical flowers and fruits in addition to cocoa pods and banana clusters.
We exclusively serve groups of more than 25 people prior reservation 15 days in advance.
During the lunch you can present a Folk Dance Group with music and dances typical of the coastal countryside. Be part of an unforgettable adventure and discover the secrets that hide cocoa and banana crops from plantations to export. At Hacienda Cañas we are prepared to receive and organize special events for groups of up to 300 people. We offer special rates for groups and private shows.