VIR-fincaHidden amidst the tropical cloud forest and century-old trees, this family run coffee farm produces one of the best coffees in Nicaragua. Rest in a comfortable mattress and be awakened by the tropical birds. Learn about coffee processing and tasting and discover the natural and human treasures of this area, taking home perfume-filled souvenirs.

 

D1: ARRIVAL IN FUENTE DE VIDA

Arrival in Pueblo Nuevo and transfer to the farm “La Virgen”, where the family will welcome you warmly, show you their farm and your room. Enjoy your free time by helping the community to cook dinner, playing football or helping them with the plantation. Have dinner with the family.

 

Note:  Night at the lodge ,  Transfer: 30 min ,

D2: FROM COFFEE TO PETROGLYPHS

After breakfast with the family, go visit the coffee plantation and learn about the coffee-making process. You will learn how the beans are picked, dried, roasted, etc. You will finally taste a cup of your own coffee and take a small bag with you as a souvenir. In the evening, go discover the natural paths of the forest, passing through strawberry plantations until you arrive to a site with mysterious ruins; are they indigenous or from the colonial era? You’ll finish the promenade with a visit to the petroglyph site, a big rock carved with indigenous patterns. Head back home for lunch with the family.

 

Note: Night at the lodge    ,  Walking:4h

D2: COFFEE TASTING

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After breakfast, get ready to learn the art of coffee tasting with a certified professional. With some basic equipment and different varieties of coffee, recognise the flavors and perfumes of this drink until you become an expert. Have lunch with the family and say goodbye before continuing on your journey.
Note:  Transfer: 30min

Prices per person US$

1 2 up to 8
$ 250 $ 165

Reserve at least four days before if you want a bilingual guide:

– guide (French speaker) U$ +60/day optional (U$40 half day)
– guide (English speaker) U$ +50/day optional (U$35 half day)

We offer you an 18% discount if you give a 2 hours english lesson to the peaple of the family !