On this tour of Finca Rosa Blanca Plantation, you’ll learn how coffee is made and see an incredible diversity of flora and fauna. The plantation is home to thousands of species of tree and 130 birds species.
- 3 hrs
- Available Days:
- Every day
- 9:00 AM, 1:00 PM
- Inquire for Transportation
- Mobile Ticket Included
- Offered in English, Spanish
Finca Rosa Blanca Plantation is dedicated to sustainable coffee cultivation and community. Coffee grown here is certified organic — the plantation uses natural methods to keep pests away. All of the plantation’s employees are from the surrounding valley, so your tour gives back to the local economy.
The tour begins with a several demonstrations. You’ll see how the farmers remove pulp from coffee beans, dry the beans to 11 percent humidity, and finally roast them to perfection. Your guides will show you how you how to appreciate the kaleidoscope of flavors in a single cup of coffee during a tasting session — called a “cupping” session. Toward the end of your tour, you’ll get to sip a cup accompanied by fresh cookies, all served on a deck that overlooks the lush Central Valley.
What to Bring
Comfortable walking shoes, a camera, and money for tips and souvenirs.
Coffee tasting and guided tour.
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