Located in the fertile highlands of Costa Rica's central valley, Café Britt has been running plantation tours since 1991. This tour includes visits to both the coffee plantation and roastery, where you''ll watch workers and learn the art of professional coffee tasting.
- 1 hrs
- Available Days:
- Every day
- 9:00 AM, 11:00 AM, 3:15 PM
- Hotel Transportation Offered
- Mobile Ticket Included
- Offered in English, Spanish
During the tour you will be accompanied by expert guides who are knowledgeable, personable, and good-humored accompany you during the whole tour. You'll learn about sustainable growing practices as well as the special role that coffee plays in Costa Rica's social and economic spheres. The tour ends with a visit to the well-stocked gift store, where you'll have the opportunity to purchase fresh bags of coffee. You can also choose to have lunch at the on-site restaurant, Don Prospero, which serves up fresh and tasty Costa Rican cuisine.
This tour lasts 1.5 hours. It is appropriate for both tour groups and individuals. There is some walking involved but the route can be navigated by people of all ages and physical abilities.
Note: the tour at 3:00 PM is available only from December to April.
What to Bring
Comfortable clothes and shoes, hat, sunscreen, camera, insect repellent.
Guide, coffee tasting, and a visit to the plantation and roastery.
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The tour was very cute and entertaining. The food was also good. It was a good tour.
I didn't think it was going to be a humorous, but it was. Very informative. Great products to sell.
The tour was fun and informative. The included buffet lunch in the restaurant afterwards was excellent.
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