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North Fields Coffee Tours

La Fortuna de San Carlos
#1 of 15 Food & Drink in La Fortuna de San Carlos
Allan was a wonderful host at his remarkable plantation, supplementing his explanation of the coffee process with fascinating stories about the history of Costa Rica, the cool rendering of sugar from sugar cane, t...
By the time we got to North Fields Coffee plantation, the rain had stopped and we had a most interesting and informative 2 hours with Alan, who took us through every aspect of coffee production..from seed to drink...
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Don Olivo Chocolate Tour

La Fortuna de San Carlos
#2 of 15 Food & Drink in La Fortuna de San Carlos
They gave us samples of a variety of fruits, taught us about Costa Rican agriculture, taught us how to squeeze and drink sugar cane (delicious), and finally how to grow, roast, grind and enjoy the finest chocolate.
We enjoyed an entertaining afternoon getting an education about the fruit trees, including tasting the fruits of these trees, Learned the history of chocolate and how the industry has evolved.
#1 of 2 Food & Drink in Upala
... exploring this amazing local place with its owner Geraldo (and Panda, his happy little dog :-)) : he explained us all about the fascinating cacao production and many other interesting crops and medicinal plants.
The tour of the cocoa tree plantation included sampling obviously the cocoa beans (so unexpected), but also different varieties of cocoa beans, and a whole host of other plants (many medicinal plants) that grow in...

Costa Rica Cooking

La Fortuna de San Carlos
#3 of 15 Food & Drink in La Fortuna de San Carlos
This class was amazing and we will definitely use the recipes we learned again at home! Chef Scott and his staff are very knowledgeable, friendly, and made sure we had a very relaxing, fun and memorable evening.
From the freshly caught red snapper, which was grilled to perfection, to the gallo pinto, the patacones, platanos fritos and ceviche with shrimp, mahi mahi and tuna every meal was delcious and wonderfully presented.
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Carpe Chepe

San Jose 11.6 mi away
#1 of 17 Food & Drink in San Jose
She showed us many places that we would have missed otherwise, got ice cream samples for everyone and even included a stop at a local coffee shop to reenergise and use the restrooms (the coffee was incredible!).
We had a great morning joining this tour.Amaral was a very knowledgeable,passionate local who took time sharing his city of San Jose with us.We had lots of wonderful food experiences att the central Market.
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Eden Chocolate Tour

La Fortuna de San Carlos
#4 of 15 Food & Drink in La Fortuna de San Carlos
Our guides Cesar and Alberto were informative and very engaging, taking us on a tour from the cacao plantation, through the chocolate making process, to eating the chocolates we created.
We learned everything about chocolate including its history, plus growing and harvesting the beans, the process to make chocolate, the different varieties of chocolate and best of all we got to drink hot chocolate...

Don Juan Tours Arenal

La Fortuna de San Carlos
#5 of 15 Food & Drink in La Fortuna de San Carlos
This was a last minute great experiance we ended up having a private tour and ended having a blast learned alot about cocoa and aboit diffrent frogs the guide was an amzing photographer and took amazing photos up...
She really created a memorable time for us from tasting cacao fruit, to creating our own chocolate bars and being involved in the whole creating Coffee from fruit to brew experience.

Rainforest Chocolate Tour

La Fortuna de San Carlos
#6 of 15 Food & Drink in La Fortuna de San Carlos
You are able to try the nibs, drink the “nectar of the Gods” and given spoonfuls of melted chocolate and have an abundance of “toppings” to choose from such as sea salt, nuts, cinnamon, cardamom, hibiscus, extract...
Our guide Kevin discussed the history of chocolate, the showed us the trees and then led an interactive experience from opening the cacao pods through pounding, roasting and grinding the beans.
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San Jose Urban Adventures

San Jose 10.5 mi away
#2 of 17 Food & Drink in San Jose
Great buzz and food, excellent selection of beers and great cocktails too!! Definitely a MUST if you are in San Jose, it will change your perception of this city forever.
From the wonderful tamales to the fresh coconut and the delicious ice cream, it was beyond what I had hoped for and easily one of the best experiences I've had in Costa Rica.
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Barrio Bird Walking Tours

San Jose 11.5 mi away
#3 of 17 Food & Drink in San Jose
This knowledgeable, energetic, enthusiastic young man introduced us to the vibrant culture, history, and food of San Jose!
Pura Vida! Explore the art, food and history of San Jose
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Foodie Tours Costa Rica

San Jose 12.2 mi away
#4 of 17 Food & Drink in San Jose
Adriana is amazing, she is very knowledgeable about the culture and history, she does an awesome job at translating, and the restaurants and coffee shop we visited where great.
It was a very educational walk through the neighborhoods where we learned some history and other interesting information, and then we were treated to several eclectic gourmet type meals that were SO delicious.
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#5 of 17 Food & Drink in San Jose
Stopped in on our way into San Jose before our flight the following morning and was impressed by the friendly service, good food, and excellent variety and quality of the craft beer.
If you are in Ciudad Colon, this is a great stop!

Cafe Cristina

Paraiso 28.0 mi away
#1 of 1 Food & Drink in Paraiso
Finca Cristina is a family-run organic coffee farm offering daily tours from 14:00 - 16:30, taking you round the production process from growing, through harvesting, milling and roasting.
Also we enjoyed the warm and friendly atmosphere at Cafe Cristina and are looking forward to tasting the fresh coffee we bought at home.

Feria Verde de Aranjuez

San Jose 11.8 mi away
#6 of 17 Food & Drink in San Jose
They also had a large number of booths of prepared food including several vegan options.
Ths is a 5 minute walk (below main street level) from the Hotel Aranjuez in the Aranjuez neighborhood of San Jose.
#1 of 4 Food & Drink in Alajuela
Our guide, Victor, was amazing, and he patiently explained the coffee growing and harvesting process used by the local growers who provide Mi Cafecito with their beans, along with showing us the processing equipme...
Love that he prepared Authentic food and coffee for us which was delicious as this gave us an opportunity to get to know other people on our tour.

Chile Monoloco

San Pedro 13.1 mi away
#1 of 1 Food & Drink in San Pedro

Varco Travel

La Fortuna de San Carlos
#7 of 15 Food & Drink in La Fortuna de San Carlos
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maiztourcr

La Fortuna de San Carlos
#8 of 15 Food & Drink in La Fortuna de San Carlos
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Get a Local Friend

San Jose 15.8 mi away
#9 of 17 Food & Drink in San Jose
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Desafio Adventure Company

La Fortuna de San Carlos
#9 of 15 Food & Drink in La Fortuna de San Carlos
Our tours, conducted by knowledgeable (bilingual) guides, included: a rain forest canopy zip line (12 platforms), Arenal volcano guided walking tour, luxurious thermal pools at Badi, a gentle, level 2 rafting trip...
The rapids were great (eveyone was soaked) and the rafting guides were very knowledgeable and safety conscious.

Cooltour

Naranjo
#1 of 2 Food & Drink in Naranjo
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#1 of 3 Food & Drink in Grecia
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Mercado Natural de Curri

Curridabat 15.0 mi away
#1 of 1 Food & Drink in Curridabat
#2 of 4 Food & Drink in Alajuela

All Around Costa Rica

La Fortuna de San Carlos
#10 of 15 Food & Drink in La Fortuna de San Carlos

Finca Paraiso Organico

La Fortuna de San Carlos
#11 of 15 Food & Drink in La Fortuna de San Carlos
Excellent tour, a true organic farm
Farther on you learn about cocoa and get to make chocolate from the beans.
#1 of 1 Food & Drink in Zaragoza
Spry 70+ year old will hike around the property with you, teaching you everything you want to know about coffee, local history, the area, and his rather amazing life story.
I learned more about coffee, agricultural land use, climate change, the coffee industry, and life in general in the 5 hours I spent with Howie than I ever could have expected.

La Sierra Coffee and Chocolate Tour

La Fortuna de San Carlos
#12 of 15 Food & Drink in La Fortuna de San Carlos

Paseo Gastronomico La Luz

San Jose 12.2 mi away
#10 of 17 Food & Drink in San Jose
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Costa Rica Top Experiences

San Rafael de Escazu 7.7 mi away
#1 of 1 Food & Drink in San Rafael de Escazu
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