17 Oct Chris & Charly’s Chocolate Factory Opens at Nihiwatu
Nihiwatu, the No. 1 Hotel in the World voted by Travel + Leisure, is pleased to introduce the opening of Chris and Charly’s Chocolate Factory inviting all chocoholics to indulge in the experience.
Through Nihiwatu’s own chocolate factory, Chris and Charly have invited the Sumbanese to work together initiating the use of local cacao and coconut palm sugar as main ingredients.
Nihiwatu welcomes its guests to visit Chris and Charly’s chocolate factory with free access to both the factory and the playground. The chocolate factory produces 3 types of chocolate bars: 65% Milk Chocolate Almonds & Raisins, 70% Dark Chocolate and 85% Dark Chocolate to match taste buds from every age. The chocolate bars are available for purchase at the Nihiwatu Gift Shop wit h contributing profits to The Sumba Foundation.
Inside the factory, guests can join live demonstrations and tastings with Nihiwatu’s own chocolate wizard explaining the process of chocolate making from plant to chocolate bar. The chocolate factory is adjacent to the kid’s club at the resort with dedicated babysitters and activities. Both indoor and outdoor activities are provided, including board games, traditional Sumbanese dancing, Bahasa classes, organic garden and farm tours, scavenger hunts, sand castle making, kid’s yoga and mask making from 10am-5pm daily.