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Itinerary

The main feature of Don Juan Tours Arenal is the infrastructure, it is well known that Arenal area has a very changing climate, from very sunny and humid to heavy rains with a thunderstorm. That's why this tour will allow you to enjoy a place protected from all these sudden changes of the weather since the trails are all under roof, so customers will have no reason to worry about sun or rain. 

You will enjoy two tours , the coffee tour which begins knowing about the wonderful history of coffee in the world, followed by a little bit of history  and its importance in the socio economic development of the country.  During the tour you will hear  and see all the coffee making process from the seed to the  cup.  You will learn how to make coffee in the artisanal way as well taste the different roast. This part of the tour has an approximately duration of 1 hour.

Your next  next adventure is the famous chocolate tour. In the chocolate section, you'll learn everything about chocolate and see how the cocoa seed  transforms  into chocolate, as well after seeing all these process you will have the chance to make your own artisanal chocolate bar from scratch, as well try the Goddess Drink (just like indigenous did), so be prepared to eat and drink lots of 100% chocolate. This part of the tour will approximately 1 hour.

Once you are finished with both of the tours, you'll visit our souvenir, w to shop or walk around the property.

Overview
Indulge in Costa Rica’s two most beloved exports on a combo coffee and chocolate tour near Arenal. Visit a working farm to see firsthand how raw coffee and cacao beans are grown and transformed into fragrant coffee and silky, delicious chocolate. Sample gourmet products straight from the source, and even make your own handcrafted chocolate bar. No need to worry about Arenal’s unpredictable weather, as all tour components are held under shade and rain structures.
Highlights
  • Visit a coffee and chocolate farm near La Fortuna
  • Learn about the ancient history of these products and their importance to the Costa Rican economy
  • Sample fresh-roasted coffee and chocolate products like the indigenous 'Goddess Drink'
  • Make your own artisanal chocolate bar from local cacao beans
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Reviewed 1 week ago
The night tour is the best

The night tour had great reviews and we were happy we went for it. The coffee and chocolate tour part (it was amazing tasting the sweetness of the inside of the cocoa bean), was very instructive where you get to see all the stages of...More

Thank travel2dive
Reviewed June 11, 2018
Brandon taught us about coffee and chocolate!

I was there last week as a something we added to our trip on a day we had nothing planned. It was a first-rate experience from the pick up from our hotel the drop off back there. Our guide was Brandon and he was fun,...More

Thank Reg773
Reviewed May 4, 2018 via mobile
Awesome tour!

Amazing tour of how both chocolate and coffee is made plus heaps more information on history and the like. The 2 hours exceeded our expectations immensely as it was so interesting and our guide, Ivannia (and George) was lovely and incredibly knowledgable. We even got...More

Thank Lydia P
Reviewed April 22, 2018
awesome!!!

thoroughly enjoyed learning about coffee and chocolate manufacturing from knowledgeable guides. Would recommend to anyone even those who don't like chocolate or coffee. Took both home with me to eat.

Thank Russell E
Reviewed March 18, 2018
We learned a lot about coffee and chocolate

We took a 2-3 hour tour of the Don Juan Coffee plantation while we were in Costa Rica. The afternoon was spent with our guide who lead us through the process of growing and making coffee. The plantation was very beautiful and relaxing as we...More

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