"Take a 5-hour coffee tour in Bogota and discover coffee production process and taste quality Colombian coffee. Visit a coffee roaster, a plaza, and a great coffee bar."
Become a coffee master in the heart of one of the most famous coffee-producing countries on earth. This tour will take you on a sensational adventure; tasting different flavors of exquisite coffee that will simulate traveling throughout Colombia. You will master the science of coffee from the seed to a finely prepared cup and learn about the coffee culture, history, and the way in which it became a defining symbol for the Colombian people.
You will be picked up at your hotel and then you will be taken to La Candelaria, a colorful neighborhood in the city center which is filled with history. Here you will start by going to Arte y Pasión Café: Escuela de Baristas. You will be delighted by the many varieties of specialty coffee they have and the different types of preparations they have depending on the coffee of your choice. It is here where you will start learning about coffee and how important it is to Colombian Culture. You will have a very special coffee tasting, teaching to fine-tune your palate in order to capture the diverse flavors that are presented in coffee and also, to be able to recognize quality coffee from mass production coffee.
Continue the tour by visiting a coffee roaster called Café de la Fonda. Roasting is the last step of the process at the plantations. Here an expert will explain each of the steps coffee has to go through in the production process. There is a whole world behind a cup of coffee and at this place, you will have the pleasure of discovering each part of it.
Then you will be taken to a local marketplace, to see how locals normally drink their coffee. Although this marketplace is not specialized in coffee, you can try a cup of “Tinto”, which is how locals call normal black coffee. In this marketplace, you will have the chance to get to know the diversity of Colombia's fruits and vegetables, which is closely linked to our coffee and will complement your coffee experience with a memorable tour. Here you will have the chance to taste exotic fruits and ingredients and dive into the local culture. To conclude, you will be taken back to your hotel.
Changes on the tour may occur due to external factors. These changes will be notified to you with anticipation.