We went on a tour with our holiday provider as part of a two day trip. Brilliant tour and very interesting. Great interaction and kept everyone listening.
The main feature of Don Juan Tours Arenal is the infrastructure, it is well known that Arenal area has a very changing climate, from very sunny and humid to heavy rains with a thunderstorm. That's why this tour will allow you to enjoy a place protected from all these sudden changes of the weather since the trails are all under roof, so customers will have no reason to worry about sun or rain.
You will enjoy two tours , the coffee tour which begins knowing about the wonderful history of coffee in the world, followed by a little bit of history and its importance in the socio economic development of the country. During the tour you will hear and see all the coffee making process from the seed to the cup. You will learn how to make coffee in the artisanal way as well taste the different roast. This part of the tour has an approximately duration of 1 hour.
Your next next adventure is the famous chocolate tour. In the chocolate section, you'll learn everything about chocolate and see how the cocoa seed transforms into chocolate, as well after seeing all these process you will have the chance to make your own artisanal chocolate bar from scratch, as well try the Goddess Drink (just like indigenous did), so be prepared to eat and drink lots of 100% chocolate. This part of the tour will approximately 1 hour.
Once you are finished with both of the tours, you'll visit our souvenir, w to shop or walk around the property.
My wife and I took the Coffee and Chocolate tour as part of our package tour in Costa Rica and we both found it an amazing tour. We were shown all facets of coffee production from growing to packaging and everything in between, with the...More
The night tour had great reviews and we were happy we went for it. The coffee and chocolate tour part (it was amazing tasting the sweetness of the inside of the cocoa bean), was very instructive where you get to see all the stages of...More
I was there last week as a something we added to our trip on a day we had nothing planned. It was a first-rate experience from the pick up from our hotel the drop off back there. Our guide was Brandon and he was fun,...More
Amazing tour of how both chocolate and coffee is made plus heaps more information on history and the like. The 2 hours exceeded our expectations immensely as it was so interesting and our guide, Ivannia (and George) was lovely and incredibly knowledgable. We even got...More