My 10 year old son and I did the peanut butter workshop. It was fun, educational and a wonderful way to experience the local culture, rather than just the tourist attractions. The farmer and his family lead you thru the (many) steps it takes to...更多
We visited De La Gente with a group ranging in age from 10 to 70. We were guided by a farmer named Felix and a translator named Daniello(sp?). Everyone had a wonderful time with this very authentic experience. We felt welcomed, and comfortable in the...更多
We went to the fields and discovered the techniques of growing the coffee plants and surrounding shade trees. They answered all of our questions, including how climate change was affecting the plants and how they changed their practices to compensate for the drought. They also...更多
Hands down , one of the best days of our vacation. We found out about DeLa Gente from our hotel- San Rafael in Antigua and we had a fabulous day! We were picked up and driven to the church in the middle of town where...更多
I can't recommend this tour enough - it was well organized, interesting, educational and entertaining. Our guide Julio was very knowledgeable and personable and the farmer who showed us his coffee field was amazing as well. The highlight of the tour was when we visited...更多
We are just back from this tour and it was everything we expected and more. Farm guide Virgilia was lovely and welcoming, Translator Joe was engaging and got all our questions answered and added to the information.
It's a walk up to the coffee fields...更多
We loved the personal attention and the direct interaction with an experienced farmer in a strong and growing cooperative. We were invited into their home to see how coffee is processed, including roasting, grinding and drinking fabulous coffee! Fantastic.
This tour far surpassed our expectations. We were led through the coffee fields personally by a farmer, who explained the coffee growing and producing process from start to finish. He shared how the cooperative has benefitted himself and his family. We were treated to lunch...更多
It was great to see how coffee is grown and made. This is rustic in that it isn't a big operation. But the real treat was spending a half day with Manuel Gomez Gonzalez, his nephew Danny and Manuel's wonderful family. We had a chance...更多