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El Toledo Coffee Tour

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Atenas 20504, Costa Rica
+506 2446 2056
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A great place to spend the afternoon sampling local organic coffee.

The owners personally take you on a tour of their coffee plantation and show the processes used in... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2016
Adam G
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Euless, Texas
Tea connoisseur converts to Toledo Coffee

Well worth the effort to get here! We didn't have a GPS so after several failed attempts we found... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2016
blessu2016
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Oviedo, Florida
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We are a sustainable organic coffee farm. We have been using sustainably organic practices for over fourteen years. Today we are happy to consider ourselves environmentalists first, and coffee farmers second.
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Atenas 20504, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 24 August 2016

The owners personally take you on a tour of their coffee plantation and show the processes used in growing their organic coffee. They also treat you to samples and tastings of the different blends. It was a great afternoon activity.

Thank Adam G
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Well worth the effort to get here! We didn't have a GPS so after several failed attempts we found this fabulous, genuine family owned & operated Organic Coffee Farm. Our time spent with Jeraldo, the patriarch, was one of our favorite times in Costa Rica....More

1  Thank blessu2016
Reviewed 12 August 2016

Learned so much about permaculture farming. Better than expected. Coffee was delicious. Such a cool family running the place. I highly recommend.

Thank McKenna W
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Gabrielle taught us so much about coffee. He is fun, interesting and loves his land and coffee plantation. His knowledge of true organic farming is truly amazing. I should know, my father did organic farming in the 40's and 50's. We not only tasted great...More

Thank Selzerjudy
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Wow! I cannot imagine a better coffee tour than this one! I loved the way Gabriel started with "I just want to share with you what I love to do." And that sums it up. He has a passion for farming and sharing it with...More

Thank luvplayacar
Reviewed 29 July 2016

Totally awesome experience, and the price is honestly a steal. We learned so much! Gabriel and his mother even led us in a blind taste test of light, medium and dark roast coffees to identify our preferences and illustrate the differences in flavors, even bringing...More

Thank Heather H
Reviewed 12 July 2016

This is a small family run plantation consisting of about 60% Arabica coffee and 40% other crops mixed in with the coffee for a mutually beneficial biological yield. The plantation is outside the town of Atenas, which is about 1.5 hours from San Jose by...More

Thank MontanaCraig
Reviewed 7 July 2016

We planned our trip pretty last minute and were lucky enough to get to enjoy this tour. The drive to the plantation was windy but was well worth it for the tour and the view. We learned so much about coffee from the planting phase...More

Thank morganyost125
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

Decided to visit based on other trip advisor reviews. Very glad that I did. The drive up to the family farm offers stunning views. We were welcomed by Gabriel who provided a thought provoking view of organic farming. Gabriel and his brother provided details of...More

1  Thank Gbliz
Reviewed 22 June 2016

It is more than organic farming, it is nature farming and you will learn the difference. It is the first thing I recommend to my visitors from the north and I keep enjoying it every time I go! And don't miss having lunch with the...More

1  Thank Charlie D
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Linda S
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Response from Aaron H | Reviewed this property |
Go to their website and email them. They got back to us within a day and we only booked a few days in advance.
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Response from NancyHpebble33777 | Reviewed this property |
I believe it was $20.00 per person
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Response from wistraveler09 | Reviewed this property |
There is about a 45 min coffee tasting where a lot of info is given regarding coffee tasting, brewing etc. And I think children this young would find it boring. The rest of the tour you are walking through part of the... More
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