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Be a farmer for one day (Coffee farm experience) provided by The True Colombian Experience

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Due to COVID-19 restrictions this tour will visit for breackfast only restauratns that follow all the adresses and regulations in order to protect the healty of our customers.Due to COVID-19 restrictions this tour will not provide any share food and every customer will have theyr own food and snak.
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Updated 16/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
hello every one we are the true colombian experience; in this oportunity Coffee Farm Experience we gonna take you to the montains behind bogota to the really local town of choachi. from there we will drive like 5 minutes more untill we get to our organic coffee farm. there we will meet the local farmers and with them we have a traditional colombian breackfast; we will hear about how is to be a coffee farmer, after we start with the experience. we take our cocos for pick coffee and we get inside the plantation we learn about the coffee in a organic farm. we gonna walk around the 8000 plants and we will harvesting coffee. we go under the local fruits trees, the idea is to feel the coffee culture pretty close and discover the colombian coffee world. we process the coffee and end drinking more coffee in a diferent way of preparation, we go to te town just for eat the best traditional lunch and in the way back we stop for take some pictures at the paramos and amazing points of bogota vews.
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    Paramo
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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    Choachi
    Stop: 3 hours -
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Departure Point
Tacoa Café Especial, Cra. 1a ##12b-65, Bogotá, Cundinamarca, Colombia The Cranky Croc Hostel, Cl. 12d #346, Bogotá, Colombia
Duration
5–6 hours
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • coco for the coffee picking
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Private transportation
  • coffee teasting
  • coffee bag to take home
  • local english speaking guide
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 50 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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sinjohn221 wrote a review Mar 2020
cleveland,ohio7 contributions3 helpful votes
First of all - give yourself plenty of time to meet your Guide. Traffic in Bogota is a mess. So do not stress, Leave Early. Upon arrival at the coffee house, Identify yourself with a smile and the counter person will help you quickly. Your Guide if not their will arrive
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Date of experience: March 2020
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cldkrm wrote a review Mar 2020
Cherry Hill, New Jersey16 contributions
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We met our guide Cristian at a local coffee shop then headed up into the mountains towards the coffee farms. We finally arrived at La Campensina Farms where we spent the entire day learning hands on how to pick and peel coffee beans and talked about the fermenting and roasting
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Joanne T wrote a review Feb 2020
Alpharetta, Georgia, United States62 contributions18 helpful votes
Julia was our guide and she was great! Arrived at the farm after about an hour and half drive of great scenery for an amazing breakfast. We expected a small roll and coffee but no this was many homemade delicious rolls, tamales, eggs and coffee...fantastic for sure. Lots of
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Alex C-H wrote a review Feb 2020
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The traditional method of processing Colombian coffee is to pick it, peel it, ferment it, wash it, & dry it. Marcela, La Campesina’s coffee farm founder and lead worker begins the farming process much earlier through practices that are environmentally conscious and sustainable.
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Jay wrote a review Feb 2020
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This is a must do while visiting Bogotá! The trip is quite long to drive to the farm but the views along the way are beautiful. Once you get to the farm, you’ll eat breakfast, taste delicious coffee and fully indulge yourself in Columbian history. You will learn all five steps
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Date of experience: January 2020
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angelican2015
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Worth the time & Beautiful!
We had a wonderful time! The drive from Bogota to the fall was beautiful. The vendors at the base of the hike had g
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The food of Colombia
Amazing tour with Gina! She is a very knowledgeable and super friendly guide, great introduction to the variety of
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Earlville
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Eclectic Variety of Foods with a Real Foodie Guide
All four of us enjoyed the variety of "breakfast" foods and learning that breakfast was traditionally a big meal in
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Chloe L
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Your through Cranky Croc Hostel
Juan was our guide and he was so friendly and welcoming. He also knew so much because he was a local. We tried so m
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Norman R
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Natasha/Natalia was terrific
We spent a lovely day in Bogota with this lovely young woman, whose English was just about perfect, and who showed
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DanLepley
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Mr.
Great tour guide, very knowledgeable and informative.well worth the time. Tasty Breakfast and lunch were included.
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nogracias907
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Excellent hike, excellent guide
This was an excellent tour. Our tour group of about 12 started the day meeting at the Hostel and then walked to a n
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angelican2015
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Phenomenal Views
This was a perfect day excursion away from the hustle and bustle of Bogota. Our day started with a huge breakfast s
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mariaw748
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Amazing tour
This is a great food tour of La Candelaria and the surrounding area. Packed with delicious things to try - from loc
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petergw1509
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Great tour.
Really enjoyable tour stopping off at 8 little places.. all really authentic and interesting. Guide was really ent
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377allanv
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Food tour
A great tour. Great guide, great food and company. Juan our guide was knowlegable and entertaining. The range of fo
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DavidB4096
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Great hike
Jose was an excellent guide, very informative. Hike was great but waterfalls were a little dry this season.
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Sherpa719775
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José the best tour guide ever
José made hiking to the falls a really lovely experience. I would thoroughly recommend him on any tour. His English
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Philiposg2
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Best Food Tour!
I've been on many food tours, and this one was by far the best. It's not only an extremely great value (just $22 US
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Jeremy A
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Perfect way to experience Columbian food!
The food tour was great! We were able to try several different types of food that I never imagined I’d ever try. Al
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