Day trip

San Jose: Doka Estate Coffee & La Paz Waterfalls Garden Tour

San Jose: Doka Estate Coffee & La Paz Waterfalls Garden Tour

From £185.55 per person

Learn about Costa Rican coffee production at Doka Estate. Explore the scenic rainforest & waterfalls at La Paz Waterfall Gardens. Enjoy a lunch buffet.

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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 10 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Spanish
Pickup included
Please let us know your hotel name in or around San José (Heredia, Alajuela, Escazú, others) to arrange pickup service. Please wait in the hotel lobby 10 minutes before your scheduled pickup time. The tour guide will be holding a sign with your last name on it.
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Experience

Highlights
  • Travel comfortably in all-inclusive private transportation
  • Enjoy a coffee tour at the Doka Estate coffee plantation
  • Explore the natural beauty of Costa Rica at the La Paz Waterfall Gardens
  • Hike through trails surrounded by lush tropical rainforest and admire the flora and fauna
  • Savor a delicious lunch buffet with traditional Costa Rican dishes
Full description
Immerse yourself in Costa Rican coffee, nature, and wildlife on a guided tour to Doka Estate coffee plantation and La Paz Waterfall Gardens. Begin your adventure with a hotel pickup and a relaxing private drive through the Costa Rican countryside. Pass by coffee plantations, sugar cane and citrus plantations, diverse fruit stands, and rural farming communities. Your guide will point out these sights of interest to you. After a 45-minute drive to Alajuela Province, enter the grand Doka Estate. Explore the lush surroundings before commencing the coffee tour. Learn about the step-by-step development process of plants up to the final point of grain collection. Find out about the estate’s history, its owners, the plant varieties, and the area’s geography. Get an insight into the ancient techniques used by the experts to produce some of the best-tasting coffee. Continue to your next destination, the La Paz Waterfall Gardens, which is a short drive away. This scenic nature park is home to more than 100 species of animals. Your naturalist tour guide will take you through trails that lead to 5 waterfalls. Appreciate the flowing white rivers, birds, butterflies, monkeys, and hummingbirds. Stop at educational animal exhibits. Visit a traditional house with a petting zoo and ox cart. Admire the flora and fauna of the tropical rainforest, complete with an orchid and heliconia exhibit. After building up an appetite in the ecological park, make a stop for a delicious buffet lunch. The spread includes multiple selections of traditional Costa Rican dishes, salad bar, pizza, french fries, fresh fruits, rice pudding. Enjoy this gastronomic experience with unlimited fresh fruit juice, coffee, and tea. Conclude your trip by mid-afternoon with a full belly. Take in the picturesque landscape before heading back to your hotel in San José.
Includes
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Private air-conditioned transportation
  • Professional naturalist tour guide
  • Coffee plantation tour
  • Entrance fees
  • Lunch
    Covid-19 precautions
    Safety measures in place
    • All required protective equipment is provided
    • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
    • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
    • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
    Traveler requirements
    • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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    • Passport or ID card
    • Comfortable shoes
    • Sunglasses
    • Sun hat
    • Sunscreen
    • Jacket
    • Comfortable clothes

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    • It is recommended to wear long pants, comfortable shoes and bring a jacket
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