Bahia launches a tour through cocoa farms picked cacao fruits in the farm of Riachuelo

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Tourist route will be inaugurated on July 18th and will go through 20 properties.

A totem in the shape of a chocolate bar stuck in the BA-262, marks the beginning of a new tourist route: Estrada do Chocolate (Chocolate Road), a narrow highway linking Ilhéus to the Uruçuca municipality in Bahia.

The launch is scheduled for July 18th, the opening day of the Chocolat Festival - 10th International Chocolate and Cocoa Festival, held every year in Ilhéus.

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