Cafe Britt – Costa Rica Coffee Tour
Authentic Experience & Great Insight in the History & Growing Process of Coffee!
Costa Rica produces some of the best coffee in the world and much of that is grown in the Central Valley due to the altitude, climate and fertile lands. Participating in a coffee tour is a great insight for anyone interested in learning the history and growing process of coffee and also looking for an authentic Costa Rican experience.
Visit Café Britt’s farm in Heredia-the city of flowers. In the mist of volcanoes, greenery, and a working coffee farm, you will participate in the award-winning Coffeetour de Café Britt. The multimedia presentation highlights coffee’s history in Costa Rica and around the world, and the evolution of the golden bean from the plantation to your cup! Expert coffee tasters will share their knowledge of the art and science of gourmet coffee appreciation. At Britt’s factory/store, you can sample the full range of fine Costa Rican coffees, and of course, you can purchase Café Britt at factory prices.
Your day begins when you are picked up from your hotel and driven 15 minutes to the Cafe Britt Plantation where a local bilingual guide will take you through the life cycle of the coffee bean. You start your tour in the coffee plant nursery where you can learn all about the selection and growing cycle of the bean. Find out how Costa Rica’s unique climate and diverse landscapes provide perfect growing conditions for coffee beans.
Then, follow the wonderful coffee aromas through to the roastery. Here you will discover how different roasting techniques affects the beans and the brew. Enjoy a range of fresh Costa Rican Coffee before heading back to your hotel.
Tour includes: transportation, entrance fee, guide
What to bring: comfortable clothes, camera
*Prices reflect current low season rates and are subject to change. The price you are quoted by our sales representatives will be 100% accurate based on the exact time of your inquiry. Price is per person, double occupancy accommodation and includes: all taxes, domestic transportation, tours and hotels. Price does not include international airfare, optional travel insurance, or credit card payment service fee.