Get to know the best of Colombia
Be a farmer for a day – Coffee Farm Experience
Delve into the world of coffee and learn how the life-giving elixir is made on an organic coffee farm in Colombia. We will set out from the city center for the town of Choachi, just outside of Bogota. We will learn about the daily life of a coffee farmer as well as the coffee manufacturing process.
Things to bring:
- We operate rain or shine, so bring an umbrella!
- Comfortable walking shoes that can get dirty
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Not stroller accessible
- Meeting point near public transportation
Included / Exclude
- Private transportation there and back
- Professional tour guide
- Coffee tasting
- Small coffee bag to take home
- **Please make sure to go inside the hostel to the reception desk and inform the receptionist that you are here for this tour.**
- We will wait 15 minutes from the starting time for everyone to arrive. If you are going to be late, please contact us by WhatsApp before the start of the tour.
- Please give yourself enough time when leaving your hotel/accomodation as traffic in Bogotá can be very dense, and sometimes it´s difficult to order via a ride-share service (Uber, Cabify, etc.)
- We will drive through the eastern hills on a beautiful mountain road to reach the town of Choachi. On this 1-2 hour drive we will undergo a very large change in elevation as well as climate and landscape.
- Duraton: 1-2 hours, depending on traffi
- Upon arrival at the coffee farm, we will meet our farmer hosts and sit down for a traditional breakfast
- Then we will get a crash course on the coffee growing process and what it means to be an organic coffee farm before the best part: we will go to pick the coffee ourselves (depending on the season)!
- Afterwards we will enjoy coffee tasting and a delicious lunch provided by our hosts before heading back to Bogotá
- Duration: 3 hours
- We will take a quick stop at the Paramo de Cruz Verde – one of the most beautiful ecosystems in Colombia and unique to only the Andes of South America and a few small areas of Central America
- Duration: 15 minutes
- We will end our tour at the original starting point