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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...more
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Sabanilla de Alajuela, Poas Volcano National Park, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 4 days ago

A wonderful choice to spend a nice morning or afternoon at this coffee plantation. You will see the process of coffee making starting with the planting of the seed, followed by the handling of the coffee bean after it is selected. This is a nice...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Ana Maria F
CAFETresGeneraciones, Gerente at Doka Estate Coffee Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Ana Maria F, Thank you very much for sharing your impressions about your coffee tour. We love that you could see the whole process of coffee from seed to cup and that you found it interesting. We hope you visit us again in the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my first Coffee tour experience and was really educational and fun, the tour guide was very patience and very knowledgeable about the coffee production process, installations are great and nice, for a coffee fan like me was a very pleasant experience.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 2compadres
CAFETresGeneraciones, Gerente at Doka Estate Coffee Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear 2compadres, You don´t know how motivating your comments are, we are glad to know that you have enjoyed the coffee experience. We hope you choose us again, we will be happy to see you again. Mario Fernandez General Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago

WHO: Caravan Tour RX81110 WHAT (PROS): - lunch (loved that it was on a banana leaf and cutting board; great presentation and taste!) - saw an introductory video and was walked and explained through the whole coffee-making process - free coffee tasting after the tour...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank lorraine_sarah
CAFETresGeneraciones, Gerente at Doka Estate Coffee Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear lorraine_sarah, We appreciate you sharing your comments about your visit. We hope that every aspect you detail in your review has been to your liking. We hope you choose us again, we will be happy to see you again. Mario Fernandez General Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago

We learned a lot, the guide was very knowledgeable, the grounds were beautiful (no pun intended!) and we only have one complaint: The tour ends up in the gift shop with free hot coffee, which is kind of crowded, but you can instead just go...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Terry L
CAFETresGeneraciones, Gerente at Doka Estate Coffee Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Terry L, We appreciate your comments about your visit and above all the feedback that helps us improve our service and offer more interesting visits each time. We hope you will visit us again, Mario Fernandez General Manager

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A good introduction for us to coffee growing and roasting. It's a beautiful estate. However, the entry fee is a bit on the higher side. If you are a coffee lover, it's a must visit.More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank aph1985
CAFETresGeneraciones, Gerente at Doka Estate Coffee Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Aph1985, 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 weeks ago via mobile

We went within our tour guide who was extremely knowledgeable about the estate and coffee growing to roasting process. It was an impromptu trip and great fun. The gift shop and lunch are are nice. I’d recommend this to anyone with teens. The old wet...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank CVH1963
CAFETresGeneraciones, Gerente at Doka Estate Coffee Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear CVH1963, We appreciate your comments about your visit and to know you have enjoyed and learned a lot from it. Your feedback help us improve our service and offer more interesting visits each time. We hope you will visit us again, many years of...More

Reviewed 10 November 2018 via mobile

Toured as part of an excursion. Very nice. Enjoyed the flowers along with the coffee tour. Learned so much.More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank TinaT525
CAFETresGeneraciones, Gerente at Doka Estate Coffee Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear TinaT525, We are very pleased to know that the experience at Doka Estate has been so positive. For us it is an honor to tell the history of coffee, its traceability throughout the whole process, and above all, the importance of this product in...More

Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

This is a must do trip when in the area. The driver albin was great tour guide to and from estate. Lots of knowledge about the Costa rica area. Our group was small with six people BUT the doka guide was fabulous....Ray.More

Thank Cathyern
CAFETresGeneraciones, Gerente at Doka Estate Coffee Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2018

Dear Cathyern, 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 11 October 2018 via mobile

I came to Doka with a tour company. It was great seeing the roasting process, the different qualities of coffee beans and getting to sample their coffees. Of course I bought 6 bags of their coffee at the end of your. I love the Peaberry...More

Thank jmccoy2008
CAFETresGeneraciones, Gerente at Doka Estate Coffee Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2018

Dear jmccoy2008, Thank you very much for sharing your comments about your recent experience at Doka Estate Coffee. We are glad that you have been able to visit the plantations and that you have enjoyed the whole coffee process. We love having been able to...More

Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

To begin with the plantation was quite beautiful and had a great country smell.The guide was very knowledgeable and It is fascinating to see a working hydro- mechanical operation complete with saws and mills. Beautiful artwork and handmade carts, bought some great coffee on the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank 19Allen61
CAFETresGeneraciones, Gerente at Doka Estate Coffee Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2018

Dear 19Allen61, It is very motivating to know that your experience has been so positive and quite a surprise, without a doubt the whole process of coffee from the grain to the cup is fascinating and we love to share it with those who visit...More

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LUIS G
23 November 2018|
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Response from CAFETresGeneraciones | Property representative |
We are really sorry. The central must have a problem. Please try to reach us to the WhatApp number + 506 7300-7157 or 58 you can call or write to us. Or if you prefere send us an email with your number so we can call you... More
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Helen B
27 April 2018|
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Response from CAFETresGeneraciones | Property representative |
Doka Estate is not far from La Paz Waterfall we are in the same region. Approximately 30kms away, around 45 minutes driving.
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DiLav03
25 April 2018|
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Response from Gail C | Reviewed this property |
Cr is not a third world country. I agree to just dress casually for the weather with grippy walking shoes.
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