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Minca: Full-Day Coffee and Cocoa Tour from Santa Marta

Product ID: 357170
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Explore the small town of Minca on a day trip from Santa Marta. Head into the foothills of the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta to explore waterfalls and natural swimming pools and learn about two of Colombia's signature products.
About this activity
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Duration: 8.5 hours
Starting time 9:00 AM
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English

Pickup included

Please confirm your hotel name and address upon booking. Kindly wait in the hotel lobby 10 minutes before the scheduled pickup time to prevent delays.

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Experience

Highlights
  • Climb 700m above sea level and explore the small town of MInca
  • Take a nature walk past cold mountain streams, waterfalls, and natural pools
  • Visit coffee and cocoa farms and learn about the production processes
  • Taste local Colombian coffee and cocoa
Full description
From Santa Marta, embark on a 45-minute drive through the foothills of the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta to find the small town of Minca. In the company of a local guide, take a 2.5-hour nature walk passing waterfalls, natural swimming pools, and scenic views of the surrounding mountains. 

The walk ends at a coffee farm, where you will learn about the coffee production process and it’s importance to Colombia’s culture. Enter a bamboo house where you will enjoy a gourmet lunch before learning about cocoa, its production, and derivatives.  

At the end of the tour, return transfers will be provided to your hotel in Santa Marta.
Includes
  • Hotel pick up and drop-off
  • Round-trip transportation
  • Lunch and a drink
  • Entrance to coffee plantations
  • Coffee and cocoa tasting
  • Travel insurance
  • Professional guide

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Swimwear
  • Water
  • Biodegradable sunscreen
  • Insect repellent
Know before you go
• This tour is not refundable.