La Juanita Finca Verde: Colombia Coffee Tour: Behind the Scenes of Traditional Coffee Production

Colombia Coffee Tour: Behind the Scenes of Traditional Coffee Production

Bogota, Colombia

La Juanita Finca Verde

Social Enterprise

2 days
From$275 USDper person

La Juanita Finca Verde, a social enterprise, is dedicated to transformation, diversity, and helping people engage with the natural world.

Tour Highlights

  • Learn how to farm, harvest, and process coffee while supporting indigenous women.
  • Spend two days in Colombia’s majestic mountains.
  • Interact with locals, including farmers and members of the country’s oldest female cooperative.

Tour revenue will support indigenous members of Colombia’s oldest female cooperative, Grupo Artesanal Chaleche.

Tour Details

  • Frequency

    Any day by appointment

  • Start Time

    7 AM

  • Duration

    2 days

  • Good For

    Adults, Children, Families, Youth

  • Languages

    English, Spanish

  • Weather

    Tour takes place rain or shine (tour itinerary might be modified in case of inclement weather)

  • Tour Participants

    2 to 3

  • Difficulty

    Medium (2-5 miles/ 3-8 km walking distance, some physical effort)

Tour Description

Tour Itinerary

Day 1:

7 AM: Pick up at Bogota.
8.30 AM: Stop for a snack at the small village of Viani
10 AM: Arrive at the Magdalena river village of Ambalema and explore the old town.
11:30 AM: Explore Ucrania, the traditional coffee farm in the heart of the Tolima mountains.
12 PM : Get an informative introduction to the coffee region and the process of making it.
1 PM: Enjoy a delicious lunch of Sancocho, a locally-sourced and prepared dish.
2 - 5 PM: Get a comprehensive understanding of the coffee production process -- including harvesting, processing, washing, fermenting, and drying. Guests will have hands-on experience every step of the way.
7 PM Dinner with local delicious food. Cooking class with young farmers.

Day 2:
7 AM: Enjoy a delicious local breakfast
8 AM: Departure for Libano, a bustling coffee town.
10 AM: Stop for a snack at Libano before heading towards Murillo, a town in the cordillera close to Ruiz Volcano.
12 PM: Have a relaxing lunch at Murillo.
1 PM: Depart for Bogota
6 PM: Arrive at Bogota.

Tour Start Address

Pick up at Hotel in Bogota, Bogota, Colombia

How To Get There

Pick-up/drop-off from Bogota is included in the tour price.

More About La Juanita Finca Verde

Mission

To generate connection with nature, culture, and oneself.

Main Programs

  • Social Initiatives ( Young farmers, community gardens, events (TEDx &Cinetico: wondering rural cinema), SOLE : Self Organized Learning Environments)

  • Eco Hotel

  • Routes through the territory

  • Workshops

  • Permaculture

Awards & Recognition

Fundacion Tiempo de Juego
Partner
SOLE Colombia
Partner
TEDx
Partner
Grupo Artesenal Chaleche
Partner