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Doka Estate Coffee Tour

Sabanilla de Alajuela, Poas Volcano National Park, Costa Rica
+506 2449 5152
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Doka Estate The Real Coffee TourPick Up Time: Upon RequestDuration: 1 hour, 40 minutesDifficulty: Easy (recommended for senior citizens and children)What to Bring: suntan lotion, hat, comfortable shoes and umbrella (rainy season)Tour Includes: Entrance fee, Butterfly Garden, Bonsai and Orchid Exhibition, Sugar Mill and Guided coffee tour, coffee tasting and coffee liqueurs, chocolates and treats. Additional Buffet Breakfast and Lunch.
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Reviewed yesterday

We had an awesome time exploring Doka Estate on the guided tour and coffee tasting. We learned first hand how the process works from seed to cup; ending with a delicious tasting of all of the coffee variations and a little something extra for 21+...More

Thank romanejt
Reviewed 5 days ago

As a total coffee snob I had to do this tour. I was told it was better than Britt but I didn't do that one (my family would only stand one coffee tour.) I had assumed my kids (6,8 and 10) would be very bored...More

Thank robbielondonuk613
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had 3 days in San Jose before boarding the Okeanos Aggressor to Cocos and took 3 excursions. The best trip was on the 2nd day to Doka coffee plantation, Poas Volcano, and La Paz Waterfalls. It was quite interesting to see how coffee was...More

Thank Craig W
CAFETresGeneraciones, Gerente at Doka Estate Coffee Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Craig W, We are happy to know that you have enjoyed the entire traceability of the fruit of the coffee until it reaches your cup of coffee. No doubt it is an honor for us to be able to work and show this product...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Maybe we visited at the wrong time of year, but we saw no workers, or working machinery, learned nothing about the growing of coffee, and didn't even get to sample the product. Our guide freely admitted that he didn't like coffee, and was uninterested in...More

Thank saflol
CAFETresGeneraciones, Gerente at Doka Estate Coffee Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Saflol Thank you very much for your recent visit to Doka Estate Coffee Tour. As we can understand in your comment, you visited us with a travel agency with an own guide. We invite you to book our services with one of our guides,...More

Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Excellent place to visit to learn about the whole process of the coffee..A must for coffee lovers make sure you get the package deal which includes a excellent buffet lunch..More

Thank dieseld3
CAFETresGeneraciones, Gerente at Doka Estate Coffee Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Dear Dieseld3, We are pleased to know that your visit has been so positive and that you have enjoyed it. For us it is very important to know your comments and learn from your feedback to continue offering excellent service. We love to know that...More

Reviewed 3 August 2017

The history of coffee making. You see the different processes of picking the coffee to roasting to bagging the finished product.More

Thank Steve M
CAFETresGeneraciones, Gerente at Doka Estate Coffee Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2017

Dear Steve, We are very happy that we could give you a more comprehensive and clear idea about coffee and its complex process. This is a product that we love to share with all our visitors, for its importance, and for its delicious taste and...More

Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

This is a tour for the whole family. My son loved it. It will definately leave you appreciating every drop of your coffee. It will also educate you on what it is you're actually placing in your body depending upon the type of coffee you...More

Thank sademcfadden
CAFETresGeneraciones, Gerente at Doka Estate Coffee Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2017
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Estimado visitante, Agradecemos su visita y que haya compartido sus comentarios acerca de su experiencia en Doka Estate. Sin duda...More

Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

We visited as a family of 4, with 2 teenagers. The tour takes an hour, and is USD 22 for adults and USD 13 for kids. Our guide was friendly, and spoke good English. The tour takes you round a very small section of the...More

Thank Ed L
CAFETresGeneraciones, Gerente at Doka Estate Coffee Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2017

Dear Ed, Thank you very much for describing your experience with your family at Doka Estate. We regret that the experience has not been as positive as we would have liked but we will take your comments into account to improve and offer unforgettable experiences....More

Reviewed 21 July 2017

Wonderful tour full of information about the coffee process from growing to picking, drying, roasting and what makes a coffee bean to the ultimate cup for all of us to enjoy! A lot like wines region, quality , acidity .... a good bean vs a...More

Thank Peacefulescapes
CAFETresGeneraciones, Gerente at Doka Estate Coffee Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2017

Dear Peacefulescapes, We are happy to know that you have enjoyed the entire traceability of the fruit of the coffee until it reaches your cup of coffee. No doubt it is an honor for us to be able to work and show this product so...More

Reviewed 19 July 2017

The tour was very informative and the guides are knowledgable and friendly. When we went, the plant was non-operational due to a day off for it's mill workers, but we still got the gist of it from the tour guide. At the end you get...More

Thank CrabbyKing93
CAFETresGeneraciones, Gerente at Doka Estate Coffee Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2017

Dear CrabbyKing93, We appreciate you shared your comments about your Doka Estate experience. We regret that it is not what you expected but we are happy to know that you have learned a little more about this product so important for our history and our...More

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Jimmi C
13 June 2017|
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Response from EastofEngland | Reviewed this property |
All of it, but suggest you e mail them & ask if they have any invalid chairs to use
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muderme
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
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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