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Valhalla Experimental Station

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Surprisingly Great

We loved this place! They made us vegan macadamia nut pancakes at our request and we got a side of... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Allee L
Breakfast

My baby likes q lot the blueberries and they sell and have a lot of plates made by blueberries. You... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
josercalderon
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Guatemala City, Guatemala
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  • Average1%
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“chicken bbq”(18 reviews)
“nut farm”(4 reviews)
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Valhalla Macadamia Farm is a family-owned and -run organic macadamia plantation. Our aim is to promote the planting of macadamia trees for indigenous communities to provide them with an income, food security and also to promote sustainability, the...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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| Km 52.5 a San Miguel Duenas, San Miguel Duenas, Guatemala
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+502 5889 4925
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We loved this place! They made us vegan macadamia nut pancakes at our request and we got a side of macadamia nut cheese with out chips/guac/black beans dish. So good! Free tour of the farm (but tip!) was a nice addition. The macadamia nut chocolate...More

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Larry G, Owner at Valhalla Experimental Station, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

We are glad, but not surprised, to hear you enjoyed your visit. We put our heart into this place, and we are always happy to hear it shows. Thanks for your review!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My baby likes q lot the blueberries and they sell and have a lot of plates made by blueberries. You can take also a massage made by macadamia nuts, that is not only used to cook a lot of delicious plates and relax with macadamia...More

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Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

We went to that place with some friends on a bike tour. It's charming, we try the macadamia pancakes with blueberry jelly and fruits, it was delicious.

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Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

We had to wait more than an hour and a half for a pizza, and it was terrible. The food is too expensive, not worth it.

Thank dq297
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

The free tour was very informative and our guide was kind. She answered lots of questions and her English was fantastic. The facial was nice and there was no pressure to buy anything. We had the pancakes, they were a little dry, better with the...More

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Larry G, Owner at Valhalla Experimental Station, responded to this reviewResponded 16 July 2018

Thank you so much for your comment! I'll check on the pancakes... Have a great day!

Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

I had a lovely experience here — all the employees were so kind and welcoming, tour was interesting, the land was beautiful, and the pancakes were totally delicious, if a bit expensive. The bathroom was beautiful. It was all a welcome respite from the tourist...More

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Larry G, Owner at Valhalla Experimental Station, responded to this reviewResponded 16 July 2018

Thanks for your comments! The property itself is actually quite small, only 5 acres. Most of it has nothing but macadamia trees... So I believe you got to see the most important parts. All the best to you!

Reviewed 17 May 2018

It is a most if you travel to Antigua Guatemala. The tour is free and the food is amazing but the environment and the atmosphere is wonderful.

Thank Magda V
Larry G, Owner at Valhalla Experimental Station, responded to this reviewResponded 16 July 2018

Thank you so much!

Reviewed 2 March 2018

We went to the farm in December 2017 for a tour and pancakes. Amazing place and awesome pancakes!! Interesting and informative. The outhouse is really cool too LOL We bought some products and love them...looking to purchase more. FYI my 16 year old tried the...More

Thank Donna M
Larry G, Owner at Valhalla Experimental Station, responded to this reviewResponded 4 March 2018

Thanks!! As always, so happy to hear your visit was good. Glad to hear the soap is working (not surprised though lol).

Reviewed 17 February 2018

We took a chicken bus from Antigua station around 10 am. Bus in direction to San Miguel Duenas costs 4 GTQ, takes 10 minutes, just tell " Las Macadamias". Valhalla is just beautiful, filled with old trees, you can find in the shop a guide...More

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Larry G, Owner at Valhalla Experimental Station, responded to this reviewResponded 4 March 2018

Thank you!! Have a wonderful day.

Reviewed 16 February 2018

Finca Valhalla is a really impressive example of organic, sustainable enterprise: macadamia trees generate incomes for many generations, we get to eat delicious nuts, and, Finca Valhalla produces super nut-based cosmetic soaps, lotions and oils. Take a chicken bus, direction San Miguel Dueñas. Defo worth...More

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Larry G, Owner at Valhalla Experimental Station, responded to this reviewResponded 4 March 2018

Thank you so much!! Happy trails!

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kwakiutl_angel
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Yes, you can ask for gluten free pancakes
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Judy A
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Response from Chichicua | Property representative |
Yes, acording to Viking mythology, Valhalla was a special place reserved for those warriors who die in battle. It was represented as a large hall made of wood, longer than it was wide. It had trenches running down its... More
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