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Doka Estate Coffee Tour

Sabanilla de Alajuela, Poas Volcano National Park, Costa Rica
+506 2449 5152
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US$ 107.00*
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Costa Rica Day Trip from San Jose
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US$ 129.00*
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Combination Tour: Poas Volcano Doka Estate and La Paz Waterfalls Gardens
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US$ 57.00*
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Doka Coffee Tour, Grecia and Sarchi Day Trip from San Jose
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  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
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Sabanilla de Alajuela, Poas Volcano National Park, Costa Rica
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+506 2449 5152
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Near and about 45 minutes from San Jose airport and not far from Alajuela. One of the oldest plantations in CR. You learn the history and process of coffee bean production with great sampling and a really great gift shop. It also hold a large...More

Thank Lubbockians
CAFETresGeneraciones, Gerente at Doka Estate Coffee Tour, responded to this review

Dear Lubbockians, We are very pleased to know that the experience at Doka Estate has been so positive. For us it is an honor to tell the history of coffee, its traceability throughout the whole process, and above all, the importance of this product in...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

After landing in San Jose at 6:30 am (from an overnight flight from the US) Doka was the first stop after picking up our rental car. What a lovely way to start the morning! The aroma of coffee greeted us and we sat and sipped...More

Thank Robin J
CAFETresGeneraciones, Gerente at Doka Estate Coffee Tour, responded to this review

Dear Robin, We are very happy to know you have enjoyed the coffee experience with us and that you have enjoyed the unique Peaberry coffee. We do all possible to offer interesting and entertaining information about coffee, our star product, that says so much about...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Interessting tour, professional guide, fluently in english. Nice coffe testing, and nice shop with different kind of coffe, chocolate and souvenirs.

Thank NGAA
CAFETresGeneraciones, Gerente at Doka Estate Coffee Tour, responded to this review

Dear NGAA, Thank you very much for sharing your opinion about the Coffee Tour at Doka Estate. We work hard and prepare to offer the best information as clear and entertained as possible. We look forward to seeing you soon again, Mario Fernandez

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Upon arriving with my wife during our 25th anniversary trip to Costa Rica, we happened upon the Doka Estate. We were not with a group and had just driven up to see what it was all about. We were greeted by the employees and we...More

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CAFETresGeneraciones, Gerente at Doka Estate Coffee Tour, responded to this review

Dear Rebecca, Thank you so much for your visit, we are pleased to know you enjoyed the coffee experience with us. Your comments help us be better and work harder. We would love to see you again, Mario Fernandez

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We did this tour as part of our holiday package and found it informative and interesting. Never knew how much went into the production of a cup of coffee. Attractively presented tourist venue with clean toilets.More

Thank HeyerFan
CAFETresGeneraciones, Gerente at Doka Estate Coffee Tour, responded to this review

Dear HeyerFan, We love to hear your visit was so positive. Thank you for choosing Doka Estate. For us it is a pleasure to speak enthusiastically about coffee and to allow visitors both learn and have fun. Please come back whenever you want, we would...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our group of 20 really enjoyed this tour. We learned how much work really goes into that cup o' joe we rely on every morning to get us going. The tour was great, but the coffee samples after were SUPERB! Great coffee and now that...More

Thank T Q
CAFETresGeneraciones, Gerente at Doka Estate Coffee Tour, responded to this review

Dear T Q, We are happy to know you enjoyed your visit and that it was interesting for you to learn about coffee. We are very proud of our history and we are pleased to be able to share it with all our visitors. We...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I took this tour after seeing Poas Volcano. It was the "off-season" so there wasn't any activity, but that meant it was just the two of us on the tour. Coffee is so ubiquitous that you don't realize how fascinating it really...More

Thank Sherri F
CAFETresGeneraciones, Gerente at Doka Estate Coffee Tour, responded to this review

Dear Sherri, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your coffee experience. We appreciate your comments and we are delighted to know you have enjoyed the whole traceability of the coffee process. We hope this is something to remember in the future....More

Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

We were on a Private Tour to Volcan Poas, and this was part of our package. I never really thought (or cared, sorry) much about what went into the processes to grow, harvest made quality coffee - i just drink it. That. Ring said, i...More

Thank AV8RS
CAFETresGeneraciones, Gerente at Doka Estate Coffee Tour, responded to this review

Dear AV8RS, Thank you so much for your visit, we are pleased to know you enjoyed the coffee experience with us. Your comments help us be better and work harder. We would love to see you again, Mario Fernandez

Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

It's a very exiting place to visit, the tour in general is great, besides tourists guides are too kind. The restaurant (Cajuela) is delicious and the time spend there was amazing 👌More

Thank Ignacio S
CAFETresGeneraciones, Gerente at Doka Estate Coffee Tour, responded to this review

Dear Ignacio, Thank you very much for sharing your comments about your visit. We are delighted to know you have enjoyed that much the experience, we love sharing coffee and its influence in our culture with all our visitors, as well as the nature around...More

Reviewed 17 April 2017

We toured the Doka Estate witha small group. Our guide was fantastic! He was so knowledgeable about the coffee process. He started from the very beginning - seeds - and walked us through the growing and picking process, Had no idea coffee was so involved....More

Thank Suzy_Florida08
CAFETresGeneraciones, Gerente at Doka Estate Coffee Tour, responded to this review

Dear Suzy_Florida08, We are very happy to know that you have enjoyed the visit and have had the opportunity to discover your favorite coffee, for us it is a pleasure to know that those who visit us leave with a smile, and certainly we look...More

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muderme
has anyone done this as part of a group escorted tour, i.e. discover costa rica 7 day escorted tour thru apple vacations or similar travel company?
18 April 2017|
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Response from storeclerk | Reviewed this property |
We just came back from the Doka Plantation and did our tour with Tropical Expeditions. We found it very interesting but the guide wanted to rush us through and get us to the next location. I would have liked to have spent... More
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SFOTraveler90
Hello! We are passing thru the area with a private driver and I'm worried we won't have enough time to stop and do a full guided tour. If we visit without doing the guided tour, is there anything else we can see (besides the gift shop!)? Thank you!
13 February 2017|
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Response from CAFETresGeneraciones | Property representative |
Hello SFOTravel you are welcome as any other visitor to stop by and enjoy our coffee plantation, you will pay an entrance fee and you can walk thru the mill, roasting room and the trails at the coffee plantation. Also we... More
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Ynavb
How long is a typical tour going for?
22 December 2016|
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Response from CAFETresGeneraciones | Property representative |
Greetings, the coffee tour takes 1 hour. Also you can do a self-guided Butterfly coffee farm, Hydroponic garden and Bonsai and Orchids Garden
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