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Cafe Ruiz Coffee Tasting

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Address: Boquete, Panama
Phone Number: 720-1000
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Great coffee

Nice place a bit off the town. It has a very good coffee and cake and is a good starting point for a trips to mountains.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 8, 2015
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Prague, Czech Republic
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Prague, Czech Republic
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Nice place a bit off the town. It has a very good coffee and cake and is a good starting point for a trips to mountains.

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Sao Paulo, SP
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

The tour is awesome, thanks to Carlos who is an amazing tour guide. He knows so many things, we were amazed. The story about the city of Boquete, about its coffee farms and other things, everything very interesting. I speak Spanish but not very well, and specially in Panama I find it hard to understand some stuff people say, but... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

We thought it suppose to be just one more these tours, but i come up very nice and very tasty. Despite not drinking coffee at all it was very interesting and relaxing. Nice tour guide and very intersting facts.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

Our Ruiz coffee tour with Carlos was one of the highlights of our vacation. We learnt a wealth of information about coffee and were entertained by his sprinklings of humor. He walked us through the coffee process from bean to table, including different drying, sorting, roasting and even tasting methods. He has worked in every aspect of the coffee business... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

Ruiz coffee is a local family owned business with about 11 farms. Carlos was our tour guide. He is funny as well as informative and speaks English well. First he takes you to an area with benches and he gives you basics about coffee production. Then he takes you through the farm where you can see coffee trees, the drying... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

Coffee tour at finca Ruiz Carlos took us on a tour for 3 hours, to 1 of the 11 finca's the Ruiz coffee company owns. It was a super interesting tour with a lot of information about the whole coffee proces. I really learned a lot this day. After the tour you will head back to the coffee cafe where... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

We really enjoyed touring cafe ruiz. The guide was extremely knowledgeable about the coffee process and the industry and market in general. The farm is very artisan and environmentally friendly, not the same as the bigger industrial coffee growers. It takes about 3 hours, including a tasting. Plus gorgeous views of Boquete!

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

The tour lasts 3 hours. I'm not sure if it was because of the date we came in (April), the harvest was just finished, or if it is always like this. I believe this tour could last 1:30 to 2 hours. I felt the guide was really knowledgeable and i learned a lot about coffee, but the guide had to... More 

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Anchorage, Alaska
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

We signed up for the coffee tour and our guide was a native resident of Boquete named Carlos. He drove us just outside Boquete and up to one of the Ruiz coffee farm areas where they also processed the coffee. He took us on a walking tour thru the coffee plants, and I was amazed how they had orange trees... More 

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Playa Coronado, Panama
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

Not being a coffee drinker, this tour didn't interest me as much as the others in our group. We drove to one of eleven of the Cafe Ruiz coffee farms and were guided though the farm by Carlos. He is a local from Boquete and has been raised in the coffee business. He has an interesting personal story that is... More 

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Address: Boquete, Panama
Phone Number: 720-1000
Location: Central America  >  Panama  >  Chiriqui Province  >  Boquete

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