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2-Day Coffee & Cacao Farm And Machu Picchu Tour In Peru
  • Tour Category

    Private Tour

  • Tour Types

    Food and Drink, Archeology, Homestay

  • Duration

    2 Days

  • Activity Level

    Easy

  • Language

    English, Spanish

Description

Sign up for this short 2-day coffee & cacao farm tour in the Peruvian Jungle for a cultural and culinary insight into Peru! Learn about coffee and cacao harvesting process production and understand the local culture by spending time with a native family. Also, enjoy the splendid scenery at Machu Picchu and explore the citadel at your leisure.

Highlights
  •  Learn about the complete process of making coffee & cacao
  • Spend time with a local family & understand their culture
  • Enjoy scenic views as you go to coffee plantations
  • Admire the gorgeous scenery and the citadel of Machu Picchu
  • Day 1- Tour the farm and Coffee, Cacao Plantation in Peru expand_more
    • 03:30 - Pick up from the hotel and start the trip to a local family home.

    • 08:30 - Arrive at the farm and take a brief break after your long and early journey.

    • 09:00 - At this time, the family will guide you around the farm, explain the work that is performed on the farm, and show you the range of produces being harvested to support their family. There, you will also be able to taste the available fruit in season! This locally-owned run farm is a small one that pertains to a cooperative organization in accordance with fair trade practices, which grants it organic certification.

    • During this initial tour of the larger farm and coffee plantation, you will come to truly appreciate all of the hard work and the various stages that go into preparing an excellent cup of coffee or chocolate!

    • 11:30 - Interactive demonstration on toasting coffee and cacao, where you will have the opportunity to even prepare your own cup of fresh coffee or chocolate.

    • 12:30 - Lunch on the farm (locally prepared family-style dishes). If you would like to try something special, a guinea pig, for example, PWT can coordinate with the family ahead of time and pay them directly upon arrival.

    • 13:40 - After another break, you will continue on your journey to Santa Maria, and afterwards to Santa Teresa and finally to the hydroelectric station to take the train to Aguas Calientes.

    • 16:00 - Arrive at the hydroelectric station.

    • 16:30 - Travel by train in the direction of Aguas Calientes.

    • 17:30 - Arrive at Aguas Calientes at your basic hostel accommodation. Upon arrival, your guide will give you information about your tour of Machu Picchu for the next day. The evening is yours to spend as you please.

  • Day 2- Tour of Machu Picchu expand_more
    • In the morning, take a tour of Machu Picchu with your guide for about two hours, and then you will have the opportunity to explore the citadel on your own. Take the best photos and soak in the natural scenery here!

    • In the afternoon, have lunch on your own (not included).

    • Later travel by train to Ollantaytambo and then by bus to Cusco. 

What's Included
  • Coffee tour on the farm

  • An interactive presentation about the traditional coffee and cacao roasting process

  • Bilingual Cusco (Peruvian) tour guide (English and Spanish)

  • Local beverages and fruit in season

  • Transfer from the farm to the hydroelectric station

  • Round trip public or private (car/van) transportation (your choice)

  • Round trip bus ticket to Machu Picchu

  • Entrance ticket to Machu Picchu

  • Professional guide in Machu Picchu

  • Train ticket from Aguas Calientes to Ollantaytambo

  • Transfer from Ollantaytambo to Cusco

  • 1 lunch with a local family

  • 1 breakfast at the hostel in Aguas Calientes

  • 1-night accommodation

What's Excluded
  • Breakfast on day 1

  • Lunch and dinner on day 2

  • Personal expenses

  • Train ticket from the hydroelectric station to Aguas Calientes (32 USD)

  • Entrance ticket to climb Huayna Picchu or Machu Picchu Mountain (add 20 USD); purchased at the same time as the Machu Picchu entrance ticket

  • Other expenses not mentioned above

What to bring
  • Clothes for 2 days of trekking

  • Hiking shoes, rain jacket

  • Hat, sunscreen, sunglasses, insect repellent

  • Flashlight, batteries, chargers

  • Documents and personal medicine

Know before you go
  • Regular Food (typically includes meat and fish) 

  • If you have special dietary requirements, it's a good idea to communicate them to the organiser when making a reservation.

Cancellation Policy

For cancellations upto 2 days before the tour -

Refund of 80% of the tour price.
Starting From

From

USD 500.00 / person

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