Organic Farm Visit & Cooking Lesson

£38 pp

Alajuela

3-4 hours

2-14

What you'll do

Take a trip away from La Fortuna de Arenal to visit Don Juan’s organic farm which produces some of the countries's most exquisite sugar cane where you will learn to make traditional tortillas in a wood oven.

Just outside La Fortuna de Arenal is Don Juan’s organic farm one of the finest examples of Costa Rican sugar cane farming and production. The farm uses sustainable and eco-friendly methods to throughout, from the farming itself, right through to recycling kitchen leftovers for pigs and cows

Here you’ll tour the barn where sugar cane is processed and have a taste of the sensational sugar cane juice, sugar cane candy and cane pieces. A favourite among the local Costa Ricans is the sugar cane liquor known as “Guaro”.

You’ll then visit the farm’s restaurant where you’ll participate in the preparation of traditional hand-made tortillas in the wood oven and then enjoy some local snacks and coffee, interacting with the locals.

Roberto Lizano

Your Local Host:

Roberto Lizano

Can you tell us a bit about yourself?

I was born and raised in Costa Rica and have lived here my entire life. And ever since I could, I’ve been travelling the world. Soon after I left school, I travelled around Costa Rica and discovered every single part of it! Although, we do have a fairly small country, there’s an insane amo.. Read More

Reviews (3)

Luciana

Saturday 14th December, 2019

It was a spectacular day and the organisation and the team were simply impeccable. I really hope this is the first of many trips like this one. Many thanks!

Jamie

Friday 29th November, 2019

You have matched my expectations and far far more……… I have never been so happy about a trip before, you are a credit to Costa Rica !!!! You can expect more business from us in the future.

Sylvi

Monday 18th March, 2019

This was a wonderful trip in Costa Rica and we were very very satisfied. Pls give Roberto our best! Thanks, and he is the best guide!

  • Educational farm experience with local farmer as your guide
  • Snacks and coffee
  • Tastings straight from the farm
  • Learn to make traditional Tortillas
  • Lunch using only organic ingredients

 

Organic Farm Visit & Cooking Lesson

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