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Cafe Monteverde Coffee Tour

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400m Sur de Iglesia de Canitas, Santa Elena, Costa Rica
+506 2645 7550
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Picked Beans and talked with the Pickers

This was maybe the best tour we took. My advice is to arrive really early, they will take care of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
OldManDoc
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Amesville, Ohio
Fascinating place!

fWhat an experience - the history of the place as told by one of the founders. The self maintaining... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
MicPic69
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Valley Stream, New York
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“sugar cane” (26 reviews)
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was maybe the best tour we took. My advice is to arrive really early, they will take care of you as they did us, including a cup of fine coffee while we wandered a bit. The tour was excellent. Sergio was, as other reviewers...More

Thank OldManDoc
Reviewed 1 week ago

fWhat an experience - the history of the place as told by one of the founders. The self maintaining farm with its lab and different inventions by the interns, coffee picking experience, experiencing the process - peeling, drying, roasting and finally tasting - it's precious!

Thank MicPic69
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went for the coffee tour and our guide Sergio was very informative and passionate. It was exciting to learn about existing efforts to be sustainable, especially in terms of harmony with the environment, as a business and new trials. We got to pick coffee...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The folks at Cafe Monteverde are passionate about coffee and their mission to help preserve the planet. If you plan to take a coffee tour in Costa Rica. Take this

Thank Pat H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were 4 adults and 2 children. We toured their self sustaining vegetable, fruit and animal farms. We were then given coffee picking baskets and shown how to pick the ripe beans, followed by demo of husking and bagging. Ended with a comparative coffee tasting...More

Thank John G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Awesome tour to learn a lot about coffee and particular Costa Rica coffee. Very personal tour and very accomodating to even the most detailed questions.

Thank Andreas M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a simply wonderful place. Everything they do is sympathetically geared towards protecting the natural world around them. From their (self-imposed) reforestation programme and the recycling of the waste produced from every part of the many processes they perform around the farm, to their...More

Thank bazstaz
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

I loved my experience here. The guide was super friendly and super knowledgeable about coffee. He is a coffee farmer first and a guide second. I thought I knew a lot about coffee before this tour but after taking this tour I realize there is...More

Thank Andie H
Reviewed 5 December 2017

Excellent, caring people who take great pride in their land and service to tourists. It was informative, and a wonderful experience. We had a rental car and getting there was a ride similar to roller coaster theme park - but we expected it based on...More

Thank traveljoe321
Reviewed 4 December 2017

The tour goes into sustainable agriculture, forestry, and coffee growing. Practical methods such as composting and methane recapture are in use and demonstrated. The surroundings are gorgeous, weather permitting. We really enjoyed the coffee as well. The tour was informative and cohesive, and I left...More

Thank Michael L
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nessa99480
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I believe Rosie3521 has provided the answer to your question
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Marni R
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Response from JJMAYNARD | Reviewed this property |
You can order at donjuancr
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Lori R
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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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