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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 2 days ago

We had a great time here. The grounds of the plantation are beautiful, the coffee tour is well conducted, informative, and interactive, and the coffee itself is really fantastic! This particular estate has the oldest water mill operated coffee farm in Costa Rica, and it's...More

Thank VisitorfromNH
CAFETresGeneraciones, Gerente at Doka Estate Coffee Tour, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear VisitorfromNH, We are pleased to know that you have enjoyed your visit and that you have learned a bit more about coffee and our history. Knowing that you have enjoyed the delicious taste of coffee makes us very happy and we hope that we...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tour was very informative. Plantation was beautiful. Lunch was good. Prices for coffee were fair. Drink all the coffee you canMore

Thank antonio o
CAFETresGeneraciones, Gerente at Doka Estate Coffee Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Antonio O, We appreciate that you have shared your comments about your visit and we are very happy to know that you have learned from the whole process of coffee from the seed to your daily cup of coffee, it is certainly a pleasure...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Walters Tours took my family on this tour from Atenas. The grounds are just beautiful with lots of flowers and plants and a wonderful butterfly garden. The tour is really so interesting. I had no idea how they raise and harvest and process. We had...More

Thank Likeness
CAFETresGeneraciones, Gerente at Doka Estate Coffee Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Likeness, 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 with your family and that you have enjoyed an environment full of nature. We love...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went on this tour and loved it. It was beautiful there, and our guide was knowledgable and friendly. We learned a lot about coffee and enjoyed seeing all the areas on the plantation. They gave us a delicious iced coffee drink when we arrived,...More

Thank NYCtraveler13
CAFETresGeneraciones, Gerente at Doka Estate Coffee Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear NYCtraveler13, 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. Coffee is a very flexible product and can be as...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Doka coffee tour was very interesting and educating. It was very nice to see the process from planting-growing to selecting the good coffee beans from the bad. It was interactive and your tour guide will give you an opportunity to take part in some of...More

Thank Gracie D
CAFETresGeneraciones, Gerente at Doka Estate Coffee Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Gracie D, We love knowing that you have enjoyed the tour and that you have found it interesting, it is certainly a complex process that is worth it when you get to taste the delicious coffee that results from the whole process. It's a...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The coffee tour is really interesting and very comprehensive. From seedling to roast - we now have a great insight into how coffee is produced and why good coffee is pretty pricey. A great educative experience for the whole family (including kids)!More

Thank wsw74
CAFETresGeneraciones, Gerente at Doka Estate Coffee Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear wsw74, We love having surprised you positively, and that the whole family has been able to learn a little more about our grain of gold. The history of coffee tells a lot about the history of our country and we love sharing it. We...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Doka Estate is likely the DisneyLand of coffee tours, highly organized and beautifully presented in all respects. You can even select the tour that is provided in your preferred language! Guides are highly personable and well educated. The coffee production and processing sequences are remarkably...More

Thank Frederic3030
CAFETresGeneraciones, Gerente at Doka Estate Coffee Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Frederic3030, Thank you for sharing your comments, we were delighted to know that the coffee tour experience has been like an adventure park. Coffee is a very important product for our history and we love to share it. Surprised by the long trip to...More

Reviewed 5 August 2018

NOTE: WENT IN THE OFF-SEASON FOR COFFEE PRODUCTION The Doka Coffee Tour, Sarchi, and Grecia Daytrip from San Jose was a very informative tour. A tour bus came to pick us up from the hotel and we went to get the other people joining us...More

Thank Jessica H
CAFETresGeneraciones, Gerente at Doka Estate Coffee Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2018

Dear Jessica H, Thank you very much for sharing your experience at Doka Coffee plantation, tour and restaurant your comments are very positive and important to us so we can keep our good work up and expecting more visitors interested in the costarican coffee production,...More

Reviewed 30 July 2018

I bought a coupon $29 in Yuplon.com for 2 people including the tour, buffet lunch, butterfly garden, bonsai garden and hydroponic crops. The tour lasts 1-2 hours The tour was really interesting, they give you a glimpse of the coffee development in the farm and...More

Thank HilaryAR
CAFETresGeneraciones, Gerente at Doka Estate Coffee Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2018

Dear HilaryAR, Thank you very much for your recent visit to Doka Estate and for your recommendations to others that are interested in visiting our Doka Coffee Plantation, tour and restaurant. Please visit our website to be part of our coffee lover club !!! Mario...More

Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

I had no idea how labour-intensive the production of coffee was until this tour -or what hard work it involves! Starting with an explanation of bean maturity and the harvesting process (which isn’t as straight forward as it sounds), the tour takes visitors through the...More

Thank Gillrj
CAFETresGeneraciones, Gerente at Doka Estate Coffee Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2018

Dear Gillrj, 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 hope to see 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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Vls90
5 April 2018|
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Response from andoogadesign | Reviewed this property |
Free admission if you just walk in, like we did
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