TOURS (BOQUETE & PANAMA CITY)
TOUR "EL PLANO"
Alto Quiel Boquete
Watch from close the coffee trees and if you're lucky, pick some cherries!
Learn about the processes we use for drying the beans.
Get immersed into our "Reposo" rooms and smell the pulp of the coffee.
End your tour the best way with a cupping of our coffees.
Get to walk inside the plantation and smell the aroma of the coffee flowers of the first lot on Elida Estate, “El Plano”. At 1,700masl you will get a panoramic idea of what Elida Estate has to offer. Followed by a tour of the mill, where you will learn about the whole proccess of the coffee cherry, from the moment it arrives to the wet mill, till it is pack and ready to be export. You will end your visit with a cupping session at our Coffee Shop.
Duration: 2.5 hours approx.
TOUR "LA TORRE"
Alto Quiel - BoqueteLot "La Torre", where the first Geisha Tree was planted in the year 2006.
Views from the High Elevations of Elida Estate.On your way up, get to taste the famous Tree Tomato.
If we are on harvest season you will get a view of our hand pickers choosing
the best cherries of coffee in the world.
PLUS: "MEET THE PRODUCERS"
Add something special to your experience and book an appointment with the producer of the farm, Wilford Lamastus. Share the table with him at the main cupping lab. at Elida Estate. You will cup the most amazing coffee beans accompanied by the Producer who won the Panama Cup 2018 and broke the Geisha Scoring Record.
And if his son is around you would enjoy some taste of Wilford Lamastus Jr. brewing.
In this tour, you will have a COMPLETE trip through the High Elevations of Elida Estate by car. Start with a taste of our tree tomatoes at Lot "EL AGUACATE" (1,800masl) and surround yourself with the beautiful views of our plantations at the Lot "LA TORRE” (1,900masl).
On your way back you will visit the mill, where you will learn about the whole proccess of the coffee cherry, from the moment it arrives to the wet mill, till it is pack and ready to be export. Then choose either to cup with the producer in his cupping lab or with your tour guide at the cupping room located in the Coffee Shop.
Tour La Torre + Regular Cupping - $75/person
Tour La Torre + Meet the Producer Cupping - $130/person
Duration: 3.5 hours approx.
If you choose the tour that includes meeting the producer,
there will be a flat fee of $100 p/p if the group consists of 2+ people.
- Duration: 4 hours approx.
The maximum capacity for each group is 4 people.
**All tours are subject to availability.We recommend wearing comfortable shoes. If you are doing La Torre bring your sneakers or Rain Boots. Boquete is highly known for its sudden “Bajareque” (light misty rain). Be prepared :). We do accept kids in our facilities, always have them by adult supervision. La Torre tour may be bumpy, consider this.