Discover the interesting coffee world and the process behind it on a full day tour that takes you away from the city to an exotic family farm where natives will explain the whole cycle step by step. Get close to native wildlife on a fascinating ecological walk, then you will have the opportunity to harvest your own coffee just like real coffee pickers do. This is definitely a worth experience if you are in Medellin and wish to learn closer about coffee and sample native coffee cups.
- Medellín - Antioquia
Once your private bilingual guide has met at your hotel, tour embarks on a personalized journey towards the nearest coffee zone which is about 90 minutes away from the city. Feel free to make stops for photos or to stretch legs as you go, sceneries change constantly so it is quite a fascinating trip. Upon arrival to Fredonia village, tour enters one of the most authentic coffee farms in the area known as “full moon”, where you are welcomed with a courtesy snack just to give you starting calories for a nice eco walk along the water creeks and plantations.
Once settled at the coffee farm, you are given a baby plant so that you can initiate a real hands on approach to coffee`s lifecycle as your guide provides instructions throughout. Learn about the whole process as you get valuable tips from locals and enjoy unlimited coffee samples along the way. Just let guide know when you are hungry since there is a courtesy lunch with tasty traditional ingredients.
Right after a delicious meal, your guide will explain further about the fascinating coffee world at a sensorial coffee workshop where you will be able to distinguish the various properties, aspects and fragrances of the best coffee cups. This is no doubt a comprehensive journey guaranteed to increase your knowledge about the coffee world, on a natural setting where to interact with locals and get close to wildlife. During the afternoon, tour gets ready to take you back to civilization and return to your hotel.