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Totally worth it

If you make it to Coban, this is a must-see. I've drunk a lot of coffee, but didn't know the... read more

Reviewed February 18, 2018
billyoldham
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San Lucas Sacatepequez, Guatemala
An informative tour!

We had the tour in Spanish and our guide was very patient with us when we had questions. We opted... read more

Reviewed February 12, 2018
steffi775
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Hamburg, Germany
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Reviewed February 18, 2018

If you make it to Coban, this is a must-see. I've drunk a lot of coffee, but didn't know the behind-the-scenes stuff. Well worth it. Buy a pound while you're there.

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Reviewed February 12, 2018

We had the tour in Spanish and our guide was very patient with us when we had questions. We opted for the shorter tour for Q60 and it was an interesting tour through the process of coffee making and its history. It is also a...More

1  Thank steffi775
Reviewed December 17, 2017 via mobile

We had a great time meeting the local coffee growers and took the tour with a lady named Rosa. Her insights were fantastic allowed us to understand the co-ops inner workings. Highly entertaining and recommended

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Reviewed October 22, 2017 via mobile

The tour lasts about 2-3 hours depending on how many questions you have and if you decide to do the zip-lining (which we HIGHLY recommend - it has 7 stations and well worth the Q60; especially for first time zip-liners like myself). Chicoj is a...More

3  Thank VLCuello
Reviewed May 21, 2017

This tour was great. Alban, my tour guide, spoke good English. The tour was very informative (i.e. History of Guatemala Coffee, how to grow coffee, how the plantation shades the coffee, etc.). What's even more great is the zip line (aka canopy) tour at the...More

Thank Brit C
Reviewed August 16, 2016

Great tour through the coffee plantation and facilities. The guide was very informative on the whole coffee production process, from growing the coffee plants to the steps involved in getting the coffee beans ready to sell. He also enlightened us with some history related to...More

1  Thank Estuardo C
Reviewed July 12, 2016

The young Guatemalan woman who took us on this tour gave us a detailed explanation of the steps in coffee cultivation and preparation for consumption (in Spanish), via a series of stops separated by short walks on the plantation. She then very matter-of-factly, in her...More

1  Thank Bradfrei
Reviewed May 13, 2016 via mobile

We took a 2hour tour of this Co-operative's coffee plantation. We learnt a lot about coffee but also about the local Mayan people. Our guide happily answered any questions. We did 7 zip lines through a well-established pine forest in amongst the coffee and banana...More

1  Thank majormartinrobert
Reviewed December 27, 2015 via mobile

Excellent place who like nature. Very plan wise plantation coffee tree. Really life this place. Here possible to buy fresh coffee and it's cheap. Highly recommended to visit this place if travel coban.

1  Thank Mehedi44
Reviewed April 19, 2015

Fascinating visit, great to be able to support a local enterprise and Cooperative. Coffee from start to finish - travelling by Zip wire. With coffee beans available for sale at a very good price.

1  Thank SimonM2110
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