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Cafe Monteverde Coffee Tour

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Sur de Iglesia de Canitas 400m, Santa Elena, Costa Rica
+506 2645 7550
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tour guide was fantastic

If you want to visit a large coffee farm that sells to retail, then it is better to tour in the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
fire100
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CT
An opportunity to learn about the coffe and sugar cane

I was surprised how much I enjoyed this informative trip, often preferring the wildlife. Left... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
JMK010
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Cirencester, United Kingdom
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Sur de Iglesia de Canitas 400m, Santa Elena, Costa Rica
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+506 2645 7550
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"don juan"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you want to visit a large coffee farm that sells to retail, then it is better to tour in the drier areas of Alajuela. This tour was full of information about the history of Monteverde, the coop structure of the region, coffee labor, sustainability,...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was surprised how much I enjoyed this informative trip, often preferring the wildlife. Left understanding more about this lovely country

Thank JMK010
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Reviewed June 8, 2018

Depite heavy rains we enjoyed the explanations on coffee from the green bean to the seedling, ripe coffee, organic vertilizations, roasting and of course the highlight, the tasting of the different coffees at the end

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Reviewed May 24, 2018 via mobile

The tour focused mainly on compost, and glanced over anything to do with coffee. 1 hr walking around talking about compost. 2 minutes on roasting, 2 minutes on different processes. 5 minutes tasting at the end. Question asking by the guide throughout made us feel...More

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Reviewed May 7, 2018

We had a great experience at the Café Monteverde Coffee Tour. Our guide was very friendly. The tour was in a small group and is really personal. After a short introduction, you take a tour on the farm. This concerns not only the coffee fields,...More

Thank Peter V
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Reviewed May 6, 2018

This was a highlight for our recent visit to Costa Rica. We learned so much from our guide about how they grow coffee and how as a co-op they help the small coffee growers bring their beans to market. Our guide, wish I remembered her...More

Thank Judy B
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Reviewed May 3, 2018 via mobile

The tour was excellent and our guide Sergio was amazing! I would really recommend to do the tour when you're staying in monteverde!

Thank Roman K
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Reviewed April 21, 2018 via mobile

The tour was one of our highlights of our trip in CR. It was great to see a sustainable coffee farm that is trying to compete with the more commercial ones. The guide was great in English and in French. They get many students helping...More

Thank Eric_S4444
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Reviewed April 21, 2018

We really enjoyed our tour, which gave great insight into the Costa Rican coffee production. Our guide was very friendly and so knowledgeable and we learnt a lot! We highly recommend this tour!

Thank Adrien G
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Reviewed April 17, 2018 via mobile

I was fortunate enough to have a private educational tour with Jerson, whose family is part of the farm management and who is completing his degree in Forestry and Wildlife Management. During the tour of the grounds, he provided a wealth of very interesting information...More

Thank Ken E
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nessa99480
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I believe Rosie3521 has provided the answer to your question
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Response from JJMAYNARD | Reviewed this property |
You can order at donjuancr
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Lori R
January 16, 2017|
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Response from Rosemarie B | Reviewed this property |
If you drive there yourself, you can join the group tour. Call ahead for times.
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