PRO-A: Peru Coffee Tour: Explore Coffee Production in Scenic El Palto

Peru Coffee Tour: Explore Coffee Production in Scenic El Palto

Chiclayo, Peru

PRO-A

Non-profit organization

2 days/1 night
From$125 USDper person

PRO-A is a non-profit association that brings together foreign collaborators, coops smallholders, and a team of professionals who work together to help improve living conditions in many rural villages throughout Peru.

Tour Highlights

  • Visit some of the country's most scenic plantations, and help local farmers grow and distribute their produce
  • Check out all the ways coffee can be produced during an entertaining program, where you will learn about the history and productivity of the product in our region.
  • Take some time to appreciate the exciting ambiance offered by the Amazon region of the country, especially the snow-covered Andes Mountains.

Tour revenue will support a workshop program that enables farmers to learn how to make their products more sustainable and making their work in the community more profitable.

Tour Details

  • Frequency

    Weekly

  • Start Time

    8 am

  • Duration

    2 days/1 night

  • Good For

    Adults, Families, Professionals

  • Languages

    Spanish

  • Tour Participants

    1 to 6

  • Difficulty

    Easy (short walking distances, low or no physical effort)

  • Clothing & Equipment

    Comfortable shoes for walking, Rain gear, Sunscreen lotion

  • Volunteer Opportunities

    Yes

Tour Description

Begin at one of our region’s most important coffee cooperatives, situated in the cozy little village of El Palto. Feast your eyes on the agrarian tranquility of the quiet Amazon region of northern Peru. Discover the world of coffee at one of its most fertile sites. Interact with farmers and take part in a fun workshop pertaining to the history and function of our cooperative, all while sneaking peeks at the beautiful mountains off in the distance. Kick back and enjoy dinner with us during your overnight stay. What better way to experience Peru than to participate in the day-to-day activities of its civilians?

Tour Start Address

Paradero El Palto, Calle libertad, Jaen , Cajamarca, Chiclayo, Lambayeque, Peru

How To Get There

Mototaxi

More About PRO-A

Mission

To promote, develop and implement counseling programs for small productive coops with the aim of improving the quality of life in nearby villages

Main Programs

  • Exportation logistics for our members (farmers’ cooperative)

  • Technical assistance for farmers’ cooperatives

  • Fair Trade and Organic certification management

  • Sustainable development program for our members

  • Implementing an economic and social program in communities in poverty

Awards & Recognition

COICAFE (La Central de Asociaciones de Productores Agropecuarios de la Coipa)
Association member