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Doka Estate Coffee Tour

Sabanilla de Alajuela, Poas Volcano National Park, Costa Rica
+506 2449 5152
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US$107.00*
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Costa Rica Day Trip from San Jose
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US$57.00*
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Doka Coffee Tour, Grecia and Sarchi Day Trip from San Jose
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Combination Tour: Poas Volcano Doka Estate and La Paz Waterfalls Gardens
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Doka Estate The Real Coffee TourPick Up Time: Upon RequestDuration: 1 hour, 40 minutesDifficulty: Easy (recommended for senior citizens and children)What to Bring: suntan lotion, hat, comfortable shoes and umbrella (rainy season)Tour Includes: Entrance fee, Butterfly Garden, Bonsai and Orchid Exhibition, Sugar Mill and Guided coffee tour, coffee tasting and coffee liqueurs, chocolates and treats. Additional Buffet Breakfast and Lunch.
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  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Sabanilla de Alajuela, Poas Volcano National Park, Costa Rica
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+506 2449 5152
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

If you love coffee this is a MUST see. This tour will definitely have you amazed at the process of how coffee is made. It will have you never settling for just any old coffee bean while leaving your senses satisfied. Lunch option offered a...More

Thank Chews D
CAFETresGeneraciones, Gerente at Doka Estate Coffee Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Chews D, We are happy to know you enjoyed so much of your visit. We love sharing our history, our views and the amazing coffee process that we love to share with our visitors. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Best regards,...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here on a rainy day - they supplied umbrellas! Our guide was quite knowledgeable and we learned a lot about how coffee is grown, harvested, and prepared for sale. This included history, ecological efforts, and current governmental regulation. I would recommend.More

Thank ML7kc
CAFETresGeneraciones, Gerente at Doka Estate Coffee Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear ML7kc, We love to read your comment and know that you have enjoyed your visit and the tour of the history of coffee. It is certainly a product of which we speak with great pride and we love to share with those who visit...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had an awesome time exploring Doka Estate on the guided tour and coffee tasting. We learned first hand how the process works from seed to cup; ending with a delicious tasting of all of the coffee variations and a little something extra for 21+...More

Thank romanejt
CAFETresGeneraciones, Gerente at Doka Estate Coffee Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Romanejt, We love to hear that you enjoyed the tour and all the information that we love to offer our visitors. Coffee is a very important product for our country and we love sharing it. Your comments encourage us to continue working hard to...More

Reviewed 14 September 2017

As a total coffee snob I had to do this tour. I was told it was better than Britt but I didn't do that one (my family would only stand one coffee tour.) I had assumed my kids (6,8 and 10) would be very bored...More

Thank robbielondonuk613
CAFETresGeneraciones, Gerente at Doka Estate Coffee Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Robbielondonuk613, Thank you very much for sharing your comments about your visit. We are delighted to know you have enjoyed that much the experience, we love sharing coffee and its influence in our culture with all our visitors, as well as the nature around...More

Reviewed 2 September 2017

I had 3 days in San Jose before boarding the Okeanos Aggressor to Cocos and took 3 excursions. The best trip was on the 2nd day to Doka coffee plantation, Poas Volcano, and La Paz Waterfalls. It was quite interesting to see how coffee was...More

Thank Craig W
CAFETresGeneraciones, Gerente at Doka Estate Coffee Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2017

Dear Craig W, We are happy to know that you have enjoyed the entire traceability of the fruit of the coffee until it reaches your cup of coffee. No doubt it is an honor for us to be able to work and show this product...More

Reviewed 25 August 2017

Maybe we visited at the wrong time of year, but we saw no workers, or working machinery, learned nothing about the growing of coffee, and didn't even get to sample the product. Our guide freely admitted that he didn't like coffee, and was uninterested in...More

Thank saflol
CAFETresGeneraciones, Gerente at Doka Estate Coffee Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2017

Dear Saflol Thank you very much for your recent visit to Doka Estate Coffee Tour. As we can understand in your comment, you visited us with a travel agency with an own guide. We invite you to book our services with one of our guides,...More

Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Excellent place to visit to learn about the whole process of the coffee..A must for coffee lovers make sure you get the package deal which includes a excellent buffet lunch..More

Thank dieseld3
CAFETresGeneraciones, Gerente at Doka Estate Coffee Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Dear Dieseld3, We are pleased to know that your visit has been so positive and that you have enjoyed it. For us it is very important to know your comments and learn from your feedback to continue offering excellent service. We love to know that...More

Reviewed 3 August 2017

The history of coffee making. You see the different processes of picking the coffee to roasting to bagging the finished product.More

Thank Steve M
CAFETresGeneraciones, Gerente at Doka Estate Coffee Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2017

Dear Steve, We are very happy that we could give you a more comprehensive and clear idea about coffee and its complex process. This is a product that we love to share with all our visitors, for its importance, and for its delicious taste and...More

Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

This is a tour for the whole family. My son loved it. It will definately leave you appreciating every drop of your coffee. It will also educate you on what it is you're actually placing in your body depending upon the type of coffee you...More

Thank sademcfadden
CAFETresGeneraciones, Gerente at Doka Estate Coffee Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2017
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Estimado visitante, Agradecemos su visita y que haya compartido sus comentarios acerca de su experiencia en Doka Estate. Sin duda...More

Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

We visited as a family of 4, with 2 teenagers. The tour takes an hour, and is USD 22 for adults and USD 13 for kids. Our guide was friendly, and spoke good English. The tour takes you round a very small section of the...More

Thank Ed L
CAFETresGeneraciones, Gerente at Doka Estate Coffee Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2017

Dear Ed, Thank you very much for describing your experience with your family at Doka Estate. We regret that the experience has not been as positive as we would have liked but we will take your comments into account to improve and offer unforgettable experiences....More

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Jimmi C
13 June 2017|
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Response from EastofEngland | Reviewed this property |
All of it, but suggest you e mail them & ask if they have any invalid chairs to use
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muderme
18 April 2017|
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Response from storeclerk | Reviewed this property |
We just came back from the Doka Plantation and did our tour with Tropical Expeditions. We found it very interesting but the guide wanted to rush us through and get us to the next location. I would have liked to have spent... More
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SFOTraveler90
13 February 2017|
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Response from CAFETresGeneraciones | Property representative |
Hello SFOTravel you are welcome as any other visitor to stop by and enjoy our coffee plantation, you will pay an entrance fee and you can walk thru the mill, roasting room and the trails at the coffee plantation. Also we... More
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