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Perugina Chocolate Factory

Viale San Sisto 207/C, 06132 San Sisto, Perugia, Italy
+39 800 800 907
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Lots of free samples!

We enjoyed lots of free samples before the tour started. The lady that did the tour gave us a good... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
mart0208
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Worthing, United Kingdom
via mobile
Interesting and sweet tour

Took two times the tour and they were different and interesting. A lot of tasting was included... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Ulla P
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Kouvola, Finland
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This factory features a museum devoted to the history of chocolate manufacturing - a mouth-watering tribute to Perugia, Italy's chocolate capital.
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 13:00, 14:00 - 17:30
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Viale San Sisto 207/C, 06132 San Sisto, Perugia, Italy
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+39 800 800 907
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We enjoyed lots of free samples before the tour started. The lady that did the tour gave us a good amount of information and was happy to answer questions. Her english was very good. Lots of samples of chocolates on the tour. Only negative point...More

Thank mart0208
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Took two times the tour and they were different and interesting. A lot of tasting was included. English tours are not organized often, so be prepared to join noisy Italian school children. The history of the company is well explained but to see a running...More

1  Thank Ulla P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Staff is very nice and speak English. The exhibits in the museum seem to all be in Italian but they offer tours of the factory in English if you call in advance. We did find the location hard to find. There is a gate but...More

1  Thank Kelly C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I enjoyed the tour. I have done other chocolate tours and thought this was the best at explaining the chocolate making process. I loved the 'eat as much as you want' chocolate tasting. (A cup of coffee would have made it even better!) This is...More

2  Thank HollynTed
Reviewed 19 May 2017

We visited this Chocolate factory but it was not running while we were there. It turned out to be a Nestle Chocolate Factory because they bought out the original owners a few years ago. Even though the factory was not running during our visit we...More

1  Thank Randy H
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

You must have an appointment and call if your are late....as we were. We missed the last English tour , agreed to an Italian tour in the late afternoon. A young intern saw there were 6 who would prefer an English tour and made the...More

2  Thank Bill S
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

Tour was great fun and the sampling was open-ended. We actually had to stop ourselves. The plant was not operating that day, but it was still neat to see it. If you try to find it via GPS, the street address will likely lead you...More

1  Thank Steven M
Reviewed 5 May 2017

This would have been a fantastic experience had the factory been in operation but sadly, once we were taken onto that area, all was quiet. My advice to you would be to go when they are in operation. I believe that is from July till...More

1  Thank dorip
Reviewed 21 April 2017

This factory tour was seriously disappointing. I was tempted to give it just one star, but I feel bad leaving negative reviews!! I'm not really sure how they could have made this tour more interesting--especially since the actual factory was shut down for one of...More

2  Thank lovetotravelohyeah
Reviewed 20 April 2017

We enjoyed our time at the Perugina Factory. We were told when we arrived that the factory was closed that day for repairs, so instead, we had a demonstration by one of the chefs as to how they made the chocolates. This actually might have...More

Thank ModeenW
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veroniquej115
we are planning a trip to Perugia the beginning of October and I would like to know if the Perugina Chocolate Factory will be open....
7 May 2017|
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Response from drjlmurad | Reviewed this property |
Thank you for asking. The dates are usually around mid October. May I suggest you search on the web fir this year's dates? Try Perugia international chocolate festival. That should help with your planning. Buon viaggio... More
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chi0cca
Hi, We have a group coming to Rome with a day and one night trip to Florence. We'll be there a week starting June the 16th. How close to Rome or Florence is the factory? Are there tours or classes available? What is the cost?
19 April 2017|
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Response from lovetotravelohyeah | Reviewed this property |
Unless you have a particularly strong interest in chocolate production, I would skip this factory. It was the low point of my family's recent ten-day visit to Italy. If you decide to go, be sure to check that the actual... More
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veroniquej115
Hi there my questions.. do we have to come to Perugia to visit the Chocolate Factory or are there organized Tours from Florence or some other places? Do you have any Tours in English and how many Tours are there per day how long do they last and the price... will be there beginning Oct this year.. Thankyou
3 April 2017|
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Response from drjlmurad | Reviewed this property |
Hello. I'm not s tour guide nor travel agent just a frequent traveler. Yes you go have to go to Perugia to experience the thrill of the International Chocolate Festival in October annually. I could send you a name and... More
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