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Tio Leo Coffee Tour

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Closes in 29 min: 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Nice day trip that you have a little break.

During the 15 days Costa Rica trip, I felt that we had a nice peaceful day on the Tio Coffee tour... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
swang2020
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Ontario, Canada
La Gran Nicoya and Tio Leo

We stopped by there to ask about a tour, as we had some time to kill before heading to the airport... read more

Reviewed August 16, 2019
Puravidamia
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Hollywood Park, Texas
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A Cultural tour which explains the crops and folklore of Guanacaste. Tio Leo himself will show you the techniques that were used to harvest the coffee. In addition to that explanations on sugar cane and chocolate will be provided as part of the tour.
Closes in 29 min
Hours Today: 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Ruta 21, Km 19 | Guardia, Liberia, Guanacaste, Liberia 50103, Costa Rica
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+506 7011 9786
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Reviewed 1 week ago

During the 15 days Costa Rica trip, I felt that we had a nice peaceful day on the Tio Coffee tour. You mainly sit, listen/watch and gain knowledge of the Costa Rica coffee. The bean corn pancake activity was interesting and tasty. I felt sorry...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed August 16, 2019 via mobile

We stopped by there to ask about a tour, as we had some time to kill before heading to the airport in Liberia. Although they were not holding any tours at the time, Sara took the time to explain the harvest and roasting process, where...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Puravidamia
Reviewed August 16, 2019 via mobile

Visited with my sister. This tour was more than coffee it was educational, interesting and enjoyable. So many personal touches made this tour exceptional. Tio Leo has an in depth knowledge of this industry and his passion showed throughout our three hour session. Husband and...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed August 5, 2019

We toured Tio Leo's in July and had a great time. We learned about how coffee is grown, harvested, sorted, and roasted (including a fun demonstration of a roaster). We ran into some rain that day, so we were not able to tour the coffee...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 23, 2019

Tio Leo’s Coffee Tour was a great experience. Everyone is very kind and welcoming. You can tell that Tio Leo enjoys leading the tours— he is very passionate and knowledgeable. The staff takes care of you during the tour and offers water and delicious home...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 12, 2019

Our tour started out with a delicious lunch, cooked to order by the local ladies. It was my favorite meal in my week of vacationing in CR! After lunch, we enjoyed a delightful CR dance performed by a brother & sister. These kids were precious!...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 12, 2019

Had a wonderful time learning about coffee and determining what is truly good coffee. Tio Leo, his wife, Cindy, and his team are truly a class act -friendly, knowledgeable, and entertaining! Not only do you learn about coffee but also about local fruits, vegetables and...More

Date of experience: July 2019
1  Thank WooPaul
Reviewed July 7, 2019

We have just visited Leo’s place this morning. What great experience! I read reviews before I reached out and the store staff was so friendly and Uncle Leo agreed to offer us the tour on a Sunday, which they normally don’t offer the tour. Leo...More

Date of experience: July 2019
4  Thank Shannon Y
Reviewed June 18, 2019 via mobile

This experience was awesome! We saw coffee plants, picked coffee cherries, learned how to smelled and taste the difference between differing grades of coffee and learned how to roast coffee beans. The aromas all day were incredible. We also toured Leo's extensive fruit grove &...More

Date of experience: June 2019
3  Thank JRHickle
Reviewed June 15, 2019

This is an excellent place. A working coffee plantation that is outside the normal growing range. But still. The tours are incredible. The plantation is small but gives a great overview of all the various crops growing in Costa Rica and especially coffee. The highlight...More

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank alenav247
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Louise H
August 15, 2019|
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Hello, thanks for your preference, unfortunatelly we don't have availabillity till monday 8 am.if it works for you please let us know to place your reservation. Tio Leo.
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J J
June 29, 2019|
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The only available time is at 8 am monday to saturday, afternoon tour is sold out for the rest of the year. Thanks. Tio Leo.
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oummimi
February 5, 2019|
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Hello, they are torally vegetarian, no meat at all, corn flower and black ground beans. Thanks. Tio Leo
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