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Farm Educativa Don Juan

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Juuara de Fortuna, San Carlos | A 5 minutos de La Fortuna, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 21007, Costa Rica
+506 2479 1130
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good25%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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Central American, Latin, Spanish, South American, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly
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Juuara de Fortuna, San Carlos | A 5 minutos de La Fortuna, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 21007, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 22 August 2018

We joined this tour through "Anywhere.com." Oh my goodness. This was such a charming farm with great presentation by a wonderful guide, Eliezer. The farm was so beautiful. We made tortillas for our own lunch at the end of the tour. This tour is not...More

Thank Toru M
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

We stayed two nights at Don Juan Finca, and what a great experience! The food was fresh and delicious! Everyone was welcoming and kind! We felt like we were part of their family!

Thank AngelaMej
Reviewed 22 April 2018

We booked a room for 6 in the Finca. The first night was rough. A bit too warm, no Wifi in the "casita". But morning came. With the rooster calling and a great breakfast. Lunch was delicious too. Reina is a great cook! Don juan...More

Thank Margela S
Finca Educativa... L, Propietario at Farm Educativa Don Juan, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2018
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Gracias por sus lindas palabras, no hemos hecho mucho, solo somos auténticos. Tenemos muy claros los valores y tradiciones costarricenses,...More

Reviewed 4 April 2018

This was an alternative to the zip wire experience and it proved to be excellent. The entrance fee was $35 US each and straight away we received a warm welcome with coffee and oxen cart rides. Our young guide then took the group through the...More

Thank William899
Reviewed 28 February 2018

The Don Juan Organic Farm is a fascinating place to visit. The tour was very informative and I saw plants that I had never seen before. They grow a wide variety of crops which are served in their dining room. You know that their delicious...More

Thank MitziMarmot
Reviewed 18 February 2018

I was here a few years ago. Don Juan, the owner and operator is a retired Principal in school. His love of teaching continued when he founded this place and wanted to share his knowledge and passion of nature and education. He welcomes “Volunteers” to...More

1  Thank Indiana_Jonesse
Reviewed 29 January 2018

It is unusual to eat self-picked products in one's restaurant meal; here spinach, gathered in course of our intriguing & active tour of the organic estate, was transferred to the kitchen/added to a salad. Equally fresh were fish fillets, fried before our eyes & home...More

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 1 January 2018

The owners told us that we were the first guests to sleep in the little houses they have just settled. Infact when we arrived the workers were just finishing to fix the kitchen of one of the units. the new area is composed of two...More

Thank gls70
Reviewed 5 November 2017

This was a good addition to our tour. We had lunch, a short (but informative presentation on sustainable agriculture, and a short walk through the beautiful gardens. The lunch was totally organic and very good. We also got to squeeze sugar cane for the juice,...More

Thank realbigbear
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Beautiful open air setting by a rushing river. $12 for an all-you-can-eat buffet. Includes drink, coffee, and a small home-made coconut ice cream. Ingredients are organic and grown on the property. Several salads, rice/beans, a dish made of papaya root I've never had before, fried...More

Thank aspen89
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 15
Central American, Latin, Spanish, South American, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Buffet, Seating, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Digital Payments, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Juuara de Fortuna, San Carlos | A 5 minutos de La Fortuna, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 21007, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Alajuela  >  Arenal Volcano National Park  >  La Fortuna de San Carlos
  • Phone Number: +506 2479 1130
Minutes outside Central La Fortuna includes hotel, restaurant, educational tour facility, organic farm, lakes with fish for the dining room.
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