The excursion to the Azotea coffee farm leaves from Antigua and takes only half a day. This is an ideal excursion for medical travelers convalescing from cosmetic or dental procedures, or after your health checkup. During the visit at this famous coffee mill you will learn about the history of coffee production in Guatemala; a guide will explain all the stages of coffee making: from growing and processing to brewing. He will also introduce you to the adjacent Museums of Music and of Regional Maya Customs.
After a walk on the nature trails through the shaded covered coffee plantation, you’ll savor a delicious cup of gourmet coffee. Because of its fertile volcanic soil and its special micro-climate, the Antigua coffee is world renown for its gourmet quality.
By the way, did you know that the coffee sold at Starbucks comes from Guatemala?
The Coffee Museum offers a wide selection of coffee for sale, as well as local handicrafts, art books and CD’s with traditional and Marimba music. The coffee excursion takes place in the morning so that you can return for lunch in Antigua around 1:00 p.m. Medical Tourism Guatemala organizes this trip at discounted rates for its clients.
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