Guided tour

From La Fortuna: Coffee and Chocolate Farm Tour with Tasting

Activity provider: Faro Travel Costa Rica

From La Fortuna: Coffee and Chocolate Farm Tour with Tasting

Activity provider: Faro Travel Costa Rica

From US$ 65 per person

Visit a cocoa and coffee farm on a trip from La Fortuna. Learn how farmers grow and process these household staples, discover Costa Rican cultural traditions, and taste chocolate and coffee samples.

About this activity

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Duration 2.5 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Spanish
Pickup included
• Pick-up/drop-off included from Arenal/La Fortuna only. • If you need transportation please provide the pick-up location (hotel or identifiable landmark) so we can give you an approximate pick-up time. Otherwise, we can’t provide transportation since we don't know where to find you. On the other hand, if you have your own transportation please let us know so we can provide you with the location that you need to drive to and the time that you need to be there to start this great expedition. • It is possible that your pick-up location might be out of route and there would be an extra pick-up/drop-off fee, or it might not be offered from your specific location. If this information is not provided at the time of booking or at least 24 hours before the tour starts, there is a risk of a last-minute service cancellation due to availability or any circumstance beyond our control, and Faro Travel will not be responsible for the loss of any service.

Experience

Highlights
  • Savor the sweet flavors of ground cocoa and the tart bitterness of fresh coffee
  • Learn about Costa Rica's cultural traditions and histroy from a local guide
  • Tour a coffee farm and discover the process of creating a hot drink from beans
  • Enjoy a delicious tasting of local and organic chocolate and coffee drinks
  • Visit a cocoa farm and learn how chocolate has become important to Costa Rica
Full description

Combine two tours with this coffee and cocoa farm excursion from La Fortuna. Learn about Costa Rica's rich history from your guide, see how a tiny cocoa seed becomes sweet chocolate, and taste a delicious cup of fresh coffee.

Enjoy a comfortable pickup from your hotel in La Fortuna and head to the farms. Upon arrival, start a tour of a coffee farm, beginning with an introduction to the history of coffee. Learn about how the coffee industry has affected Costa Rica's development.

Next, see every step of the coffee production line, from the seed to the final product. Finish your coffee tour with a tasting of local coffees before beginning a chocolate tour. Learn about chocolate's place in Costa Rica's traditional and cultural heritage.

Go on a journey full of delightful aromas and history and taste the fruit of the cocoa in a delicious drink. See the entire process of transition, from seed to pure and ground cocoa, before returning to La Fortuna.

Includes
  • Coffee and chocolate farm tour
  • Coffee and chocolate tasting
  • Entrance fee
  • Guides
  • Roundtrip transportation
  • Lunch and drinks
  • Tips
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunscreen
  • Comfortable clothes
  • Insect repellent

Know before you go

  • If you need transportation please provide the pick-up location (hotel or identifiable landmark) so we can give you an approximate pick-up time. Otherwise, we can’t provide transportation since we don't know where to find you. On the other hand, if you have your own transportation please let us know so we can provide you with the location that you need to drive to and the time that you need to be there to start this great expedition.
  • It is possible that your pick-up location might be out of route and there would be an extra pick-up/drop-off fee, or it might not be offered from your specific location. If this information is not provided at the time of booking or at least 24 hours before the tour starts, there is a risk of a last-minute service cancellation due to availability or any circumstance beyond our control, and Faro Travel will not be responsible for the loss of any service.
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Our guide was wonderful and informative one of our best excursions

November 16, 2022

Product ID: 430120