The main characteristic of Don Juan Tours Monteverde, has to be its plantation which is located in one of the best 8 coffee producing zones in Costa Rica. Possessing volcanic soils, necessary altitude and perfect weather to offer an exquisite cup of gourmet coffee.
We offer three tours in one! The coffee tour, which begins with the wonderful history of coffee in the world, followed by its history in our country and importance in Costa Rica’s development. Later on, during the tour we’ll be showing other aspects of Costa Rican culture, as well as some of our traditions. During this part of the tour, we will get to see all the processes carried by coffee, from the seed to the delicious final product, the cup of coffee.
The second part of this tour is the famous chocolate tour, the which is a differential feature, and the perfect complement for coffee, it’s a contributor to rescuing the traditions and culture of our country.
You will have an experience between aromas and history, where you will participate in the chocolate process and be able to enjoy, share and taste the fruit of the cocoa, until arriving to its magnificent transformation, becoming a delicious drink; equally on this tour we will show you the whole process of transition from seed to pure and ground cocoa.
IMPORTANT TO KNOW!
8:00am, 10:00am, 1:00pm and 3:00pm, everyday
·Available Languages: English / Spanish.
Transportation in Monteverde área, Tour guide, entrances fees, coffee, chocolate and sugar cane tasting.
·What to bring:
Confortable clothes, rainjacket or umbrella.
·Coffee harvesting season: November to February
The third part of the tour will be about sugar cane, where you’ll learn about its history, plantations, different types of harvest, processing, obtainment of various products and you’ll be able to live the experience of handcrafting sugar cane juice.