OUR PLANTATION TOURS
We offer one coffee plantation during coffee harvest September thru November. TBA
This is a professional guided tour providing meals, lodging, transportation while in coffee country. Join our mailing newsletter list to receive advance notice of the upcoming 2018 tour package.
You will see traditional family style methods of harvest, processing, drying coffee plus a tour of a larger coop with a bit more modern equipment. Cupping of various speciality coffee is done in Medellin Colombia roaster.
Medellin city tour is available if you decide to stay with us a few extra days, enjoy the country, the food. We can arrange a private guide to help you navigate the city and beyond.
WHAT TO EXPECT
Great food, even better coffee every morning, in the country side mountain coffee regions where you actually can hear birds in the morning, see humming birds come to your patio to have a drink out of a feeder, planters with orchids growing, this is coffee country everyday life. Wear hiking boots, long pants, hat & sunscreen are necessary you are at the equator, plus your camera. We will even let you try your hand at picking coffee cherries,. You will see the entire process on a coffee plantation where you will visit for a night, moving on to a new region staying at another family run coffee farm with accomdations and traditioinal Colombian food.
OFF SEASON CUSTOM TOURS
We can create a custom plantation two to four days for you, You are welcome year round, for cupping our speciality coffee's and a small mini tour just for you and a friend. Travel with us into the back road jeep trails off the beaten paths, to visit several of our traditional family owned plantations, see them, meet them. We can accommodate two to three people on a custom tour, as our 4 door 4x4 will hold 3 in the back seat, more comfortable with two, you decide. Arrangements in advance, but you knew that right?
Your first night in Medellin Colombia is at a mega star hotel in Medellin, rest get used to the 5,500 feet elevation for a night and we will have a local tour guide show you the city.
Coffee country lodging is at a coffee plantation, a bit more rustic each one has meals provided, traditional Colombian. Comfortable rooms with queen bed, private bath. During the day is plantation tour coffee farming experience.
SPEECIALITY COFFEE CUPPING
Your Tour of plantations is now finished and return to your hotel iin Medellin. Our cupping & fresh roasting of coffee mornings tour starts. This is one day to a half day of learning the art of cupping and you may sample coffee you acquired green along the way, glad to roast it for you on the spot. No better way to understand what "Farm Fresh Coffee" is really all about.