In the morning of Day 1, take a transfer from Manizales to Hacienda Venecia, a 100-year-old working coffee farm for a 3-hour tour to learn the detailed process, culture and history of coffee roasting. Overnight at the Hacienda and enjoy free time to relax in this beautiful natural atmosphere before taking a shared transfer back to Manizales on Day 2.
Day by Day Itinerary:
Day 1: Coffee Tour
In the morning, you will be picked-up from your accommodation and transferred to Hacienda Venecia, a working coffee farm with 100 years of history and tradition, declared part of the cultural and landscape heritage, by UNESCO in 2009. During the 3-hour tour, you will receive a detailed explanation about the processing of coffee, which includes learning the culture, history and varieties of coffee, watching the roasting process, experimenting with scents and flavors, walking through the coffee plantations and visiting the wet mill, where the coffee is washed, dried and packaged. You will also visit the main house gardens which hold 100 years of history, and are a symbol of the typical architecture of the region. Enjoy the rest of the day at leisure and overnight at the Hacienda.
NOTE: 1 meal at the Hacienda is included (either lunch or dinner). Extra meals are available at an additional cost.
Day 2: Transfer to Manizales & End of Trip (B)
Enjoy breakfast before saying goodbye to your new friends. After checking-out from your accommodation, you will take a shared transfer back to Manizales where this amazing adventure will come to an end.