Visit some of the most exciting attractions near San Jose on this private day tour. Experience the ecological diversity of the Poas Volcano National Park, see the La Paz Waterfall Gardens, and tour the Doka Coffee Estate.
What to Expect
Costa Rica is world-famous for its coffee plantations and diverse ecology. Enjoy this full-day tour from San Jose visiting the Doka Coffee Estate and Poás Volcano, led by a friendly local guide.
Begin your day by driving through the city of Alajuela, passing the monument to Juan Santamaria and the famous Mango Park. The tour continues as you ascend towards the Poás Volcano. Here the temperature and humidity rapidly changes. Pass vast coffee plantations as well as ferns, flowers, and strawberry farms, creating a beautiful landscape.
Before arriving at the volcano you will make a stop at the Doka Coffee Estate where a delicious breakfast is waiting for you. After your meal, you will get the chance to take a tour of this working plantation and learn about the ancient techniques used to produce one of the best coffees in Costa Rica.
Afterwards continue on to Poás Volcano where you will not only admire the impressive main crater with its sulfur fumaroles, but also learn about the different ecosystems in this beautiful national park.
Visit the La Paz Waterfall Gardens for lunch and a tour. On arrival to the La Paz, you will walk along a trail, leading to a spectacular waterfall in the middle of the rainforest. Inside the park visit the hummingbird gallery, the serpentarium, the birdhouse, the butterfly garden, and the frog exhibit.
- Bilingual guide
- Doka State coffee tour
- Poás Volcano National Park entrance fee
- La Paz Waterfall Gardens entrance fee