Easter activities for a chocolate themed break

Food and Drink

If you're stuck for ideas on what to do this Easter, we've got some great activities and chocolatey places to try. We know a thing or two about Easter and chocolate so we’ve gathered together a selection of artisan chocolatiers, small factories, and the occasional shop, to inspire both your taste buds and wanderings this Easter. 

Kernow Chocolate, Wadebridge, Cornwall

Kernow Chocolate has a wonderful visitor centre where you can witness their craft work in action - sit back and sip on one of their delicious hot chocolates as you watch. First established in 2005, their handmade chocolate bar range is very popular and easily identifiable by the St Pirran’s flag on the wrapper. During Easter they have an impressive array of chocolate eggs and bunnies, one of the very best in Cornwall.

The Chocolate Deli, Wells-next-the-Sea, Norfolk

The Chocolate Deli is a family run business that now attracts visitors from miles around with its Glitter and Mud range - it’s a heaven for chocolate lovers and well worth a visit when you are next in Norfolk. You can pick up a whole host of handmade treats from the shop, from chocolate skulls to heart-shaped lollies.

The Cotswold Sweet Company, Stow-on-the-Wold, Gloucestershire

In the beautiful town of Stow-on-the-Wold, The Cotswold Sweet Company has been plying their trade for over 100 years. Handmade sweets and chocolates are their speciality, so it’s definitely worth a trip to sample their wares whenever you visit The Cotswolds.

Black Mountain Gold Artisan Chocolate, Crickhowell, Wales

Deep within the Black Mountains of Wales, famous for its poets and magnificent treks, this Crickhowell chocolate maker offers something very special indeed. Black Mountain Gold is a family-owned business are well-known for their Dragon bars – oblong chocolate bars embossed with an illustration of the mythical beast. Black Mountain Gold also run workshops so that you can learn the craft of chocolate making yourself. their 3-hour masterclasses include learning how to make truffles, chocolate moulding and detailing. Be sure to pay a visit if you're heading to the Brecon Beacons for your next holiday.

Inspired Chocolate, Leyburn, North Yorkshire

North Yorkshire’s Ispired Chocolate is famed for its hand-crafted wonders. It hosts regular tours and workshops in its small factory at Leyburn, in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales, and is well worth a stop when you choose to take a holiday break in Yorkshire, with its well-known dales and moorlands.

Treat yourself to more than just chocolate this Easter - get away and explore some of the UK's top chocolate spots and more with our collection of Easter breaks.

Posted by Ed on 3rd March 2018