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Address: From the Auto Mercado Heredia 500 meters north, 400 meters west | On the way to the village of Barva, Heredia 528-3000, Costa Rica
Phone Number: 506 22771600
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Activities: Group tours/day tour
Description: Britt's CoffeeTour has educated and entertained nearly 1 million friends...
Britt's CoffeeTour has educated and entertained nearly 1 million friends and coffee lovers from around the world since 1991.We use humor and insight to show you the secrets behind an exquisite cup of coffee.Our experts lead the way on an enjoyable journey through the world of coffee. Discover coffee´s colorful history and the process that transforms the red coffee cherry into the delicious morning brew.Located in Heredia, 25 minutes away from Internacional Airport. Daily tours at 9:30 and 11:00 am. From Dec. 15 to April 30 enjoy an additional showing at 3:00 pm. Advanced reservation required.Our roastery campus and facilities include:•Lush green areas and colorful gardens. •Restrooms and pathways suitable to people of all ages and physical abilities. •On-site restaurant. •Plenty of secure parking. •Factory store with coffee, chocolates, cookies & more.•Door-to-door international coffee delivery service via courier.
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This tour taught me more abotu the coffee bean and plant then I ever thought I could remeber in an hour. The guides were very entertaining; poking fun at one another, being goofy... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 21, 2015
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Etters, Pennsylvania
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Oceanside, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

This 45 minute tour was very informational, a bit corny and they provided a secure place for our cars during the tour. It was, however a bit pricy at $22 per person. A $5-$10 charge would have been much more appropriate for what you get. The tour ends with a small sampling of about 6 coffees and several chocolates in... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

This tour is more of a comedy show than a tour of a coffee farm. The comedy was not very funny and the lunch was mediocre at best. Save your time and $$$.

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BrittCoffeeTour, Social Media Coordinator at Britt Coffee Tour, responded to this review

Dear Visitor, Thank you for your comments. It's unfortunate to hear that our coffee tour was not up to your expectations. We will take your comments into consideration for improvement. Thanks again. More 

Etters, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

This tour taught me more abotu the coffee bean and plant then I ever thought I could remeber in an hour. The guides were very entertaining; poking fun at one another, being goofy, involving the group. The setting was beautiful as well. The place was clean, seemed well organized, and looked/felt inviting. However, watching the videos in the screening became... More 

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BrittCoffeeTour, Social Media Coordinator at Britt Coffee Tour, responded to this review

Dear visitor, Thank you very much for your review, we are happy to know you had a great time with us. We hope to have you back very soon. Pura vida! More 

San Jose, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

Hello, I am writing this email to praise my tour guide, Maria, and her partner for an above satisfactory coffee tour. I went on the tour with a friend yesterday at 3:15 and was thrilled with the experience. Maria was upbeat, outgoing, knowledgeable, and informative the duration of our tour. She always had a smile on her face and made... More 

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BrittCoffeeTour, Social Media Coordinator at Britt Coffee Tour, responded to this review

Dear visitor, You just made our day! We are so glad to read you really enjoyed our Coffee Tour. Thank you very much for your sweet comments, we truly appreciate them. We hope to have you back very soon. Pura vida! More 

Edmonton, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

Two guides played off each other that made for a pleasant experience. Depending upon the season, the experience will be different. Based upon the amount of labour needed in the process, coffee is an inexpensive beverage. Be sure to add the lunch. Great price and even better food.

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BrittCoffeeTour, Social Media Coordinator at Britt Coffee Tour, responded to this review

Dear Visitor, Thank you so much for your review! We’re glad you enjoyed our tour as much as you did, and we hope to have you back soon! More 

Colorado Springs, CO
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

This was suggested to us by our host and what a great suggestion !!! We love coffee so this was perfect for us ! The tour guides were informative and fun and interactive with us tourists !! And a lot of samples to try in the gift shop. Price was $25.00 but spend the extra $ 5.00 for lunch. One... More 

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Dear Visitor, Thank you for your review! We’re glad to hear you not only enjoyed our tour but learned something from your experience as well. We hope to have you back soon! Pura Vida. More 

Memphis
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

We really enjoyed our visit to Café Brit. We learned a great deal about coffee growing, processing, preparing and drinking from two very entertaining guides. Plus dispersed through the grounds were "payaso"(clown) figures with informational legends explaining what they represented. Of course the tour ended in their tasting room/gift shop, as so many tourist attractions do. But this was quite... More 

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BrittCoffeeTour, Social Media Coordinator at Britt Coffee Tour, responded to this review

Dear Visitor, Thank you for your review! We’re glad to hear you not only enjoyed our tour but learned something from your experience as well. We hope to have you back soon! Pura Vida More 

West Palm Beach, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

Britt does a good job of trying to keep the visit interesting with entertaining and funny guides but it is about making you buy stuff in their store. You can get their coffee cheaper in the Heredia Wallmart.

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BrittCoffeeTour, Social Media Coordinator at Britt Coffee Tour, responded to this review

Dear Visitor, We apologize if you felt like we were only trying to sell to you as that was not our intention. Our main objective is to inform our visitors of the coffee growing process and everything that goes in to it. We hope you still enjoyed the tour and we hope to have you back in the future! Pura... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

In the beautiful province of Heredia, there is a "cafetal" where the people can know about the coffee process, part of the history of our gold bean and also about the coffee britt. The tour is funny and the presenters are good at the end of the tour you can buy several britt products and also lunch is included.

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BrittCoffeeTour, Social Media Coordinator at Britt Coffee Tour, responded to this review

Dear Visitor, Thank you for your review! We’re glad to know you enjoyed our tour and we hope to have you back soon! Pura Vida More 

Saint Louis, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

The tour was full of information about all stages of coffee production. The guides were quite funny--you get a little bit of a comedy show with your coffee education! There are free samples galore. Though I'm not a coffee person myself, I enjoyed the tour.

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Dear Visitor, Thank you for your kind review! We’re glad you enjoyed the tour and we hope to have you back soon! Pura Vida More 

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Address: From the Auto Mercado Heredia 500 meters north, 400 meters west | On the way to the village of Barva, Heredia 528-3000, Costa Rica
Phone Number: 506 22771600
Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Heredia  >  Heredia

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