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Coffee Tour Hacienda Venecia

#6 of 54 things to do in Manizales Features Animals
Vereda El Rosario, Manizales 057, Colombia
+57 320 6365719
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Enjoyable tour.- one of the best attractions of the area.

This was an excellent tour. We rode down a couple of kilometers in Jeeps to reach the plantation... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
podrozniczka60
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New Jersey
An informative and tranquil day

We've been on coffee tours around the world and this one, in English, was definitely the most... read more

Reviewed 21 April 2017
PermanentWknd
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New Westminster, Canada
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Betwen Medellin and Salento Located 20 minutes away from manizales, Hacienda Venecia is a working coffee farm with the intention of providing an educational and informative experience of both the coffee making process as well as coffee farm life. Whilst sharing our coffee knowledge it is important and valuable for the local community to be inspired by the worldwide experiences your visit brings. Also we offer accomodation in a Hostel, Guest House and in Main House fiting all bugets, with meals and open kitchen, swimming pool, Coffee book library, WIFI, hammocks, games, honesty bar, perfect place for hiking in coffee plantations.
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Vereda El Rosario, Manizales 057, Colombia
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+57 320 6365719
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This was an excellent tour. We rode down a couple of kilometers in Jeeps to reach the plantation. The Hacienda is nicely located and simply beautiful. We were greeted with drinks and refreshments. Coffee tasting and interesting lecture on Colombian love affair with coffee followed....More

Thank podrozniczka60
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

We've been on coffee tours around the world and this one, in English, was definitely the most informative. The pace was relaxed as we roamed the farm to see, touch, smell and taste. The lunch was a generously sized home cooked meal. There's an option...More

1  Thank PermanentWknd
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

Their coffee tour is quite expensive but it worth it. They explain you most issues about coffee processing and after you can relax in swimming pool. Lunch included, it is also good.

Thank Ольга К
Reviewed 14 February 2017

A coffee tour is esssential when visiting Colombia. We stayed on the estate, but they forgot to pick us up on time for the tour. The tour lasted 3 hours which was a bit lonfg for whet we learnt.

1  Thank Richard C
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

We went on a Saturday to visit the coffee farm, it was a nice and relaxing way to spend the afternoon. Informative tour, beautiful farm. The lunch was delicious, we had ajiaco and of course lots of coffee! The walk around the farm is easy,...More

Thank Carolina C
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

This is a good day out from Manizales. The guide was very informative about coffee production (we asked so many questions and he had the answers to every one of them) and the tour in the morning is in English. The only downside is that...More

Thank Amill74
Reviewed 30 January 2017

This is a great option if you are staying for a couple of days in the coffee region and want to understand and live the cooffe growing and drinking experience. This tour will only take about 3 hours and its near manizales (20 min aprox)....More

Thank Felipe B
Reviewed 22 January 2017

We started off with a small cup of delicious expresso. Then our guide gave a one-hour talk, in good English, about the history of the coffee industry and present day challenges and operations. We then had a short walk through the plantation and to the...More

Thank johnyoung22222
Reviewed 14 January 2017

Very informative guide, beautiful grounds, well-organized tour, and decent coffee. A bit annoyingly, the tour wouldn't start till absolutely everybody arrived (some were 20+ minutes late), so a large group of us were hanging around waiting for it to start. Nonetheless, the staff tried to...More

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Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Andrew, the Tour Guide was a volunteer who seemed to never have stood in front of a group before. He didn't give much Information on how the Coffee is processed (washing/drying/packaging) or about the picking itself while the Group followed him totally dispersed through the...More

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HACIENDAVENECIA, Gerente at Coffee Tour Hacienda Venecia, responded to this reviewResponded 1 December 2016

Thank you for your feed back, Andrew, is a profetional in Coffee that came to HACIENDA VENECIA for an exchange of knowledge in coffee. He has an experience of 15 years in roasting and coffee preparation in Autralia and New Zeland , and Coffee is...More

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danmcculley
how far to the beaches from hotel
15 May 2015|
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Response from juan pablo e | Property representative |
The farm in very close To Manizales, dar from the caribe, clóset To the Pacific. Look in a map for manizales.
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Susan W
Is is worth hanging out for the day? Or just for the tour? And lunch? Thanks!
8 March 2015|
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Response from Helen R | Reviewed this property |
We were there about 4 hours. It's a lovely lovely place.
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Wilson E
do I need a converter for hydro?
7 February 2015|
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Response from poly746 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, the plugs in colombia are different. The voltage is 110V
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