We will learn the process of a sugar cane factory. Its history, its methods and its step to follow in order to produce this liquor.
The tour begins with the journey to the sugar cane museum, where we will learn the evolution of sugar cane farms, then take the typical lunch of the valley and continue to the hacienda El Paraíso, where Knows the history behind the literary work "La Maria". And we Return To Cali.
Visitors can enjoy a wealth of traditions at Hacienda El Viejo, a working sugar cane hacienda with its own private national refuge of 1,148 hectares which main activities strive to show tourists the ancient culture of Guanacaste. Come and enjoy one of the most beautiful experiences of Guanaste, here you will find an incredible landscape and a great variety of flora and fauna. On this tour you will visit one of the best national parks in Costa Rica -Palo Verde, and you will see a typical costarican Casona, where you can enjoy some cultural traditions.
This activity begins at 8:00 AM and has a duration of approximately 7 hours. During this time we will visit two important ranches in the Cali history and culture. We will begin in hacienda El Paraíso which is the place where our most influential romantic novel takes place and we will explore its setting which is full of nature. The second place is the Hacienda "Piedechinche" where we will learn all about the sugar cane production and its history in the region. All transportation fees and entrance fees are included, as well as a typical lunch.
The Hacienda Campo Rico Heritage Tour explores a former 2,300 acre sugar-cane plantation, a natural oasis in the city that is located only 25 minutes from San Juan and provides guests with a narrated, family oriented journey through time, from the early 1900s to present day. The duration of the tour is 1 hour and 30 minutes and offers entry to a premium estate, as well as an exclusive, locals-only experience. Your visit takes you to a historical plantation surrounded by pristine landscapes, a subtropical forest, and island mangroves. The trolley adventure allows your party to experience a close encounter with a large variety of tropical fauna and exotic animals. During your visit you will have the opportunity to discover the main historical plantation house that we fondly call Mi casa, translated My Home. The journey finishes at the Mojito Bar where you may purchase refreshments, local food and souvenirs before heading back home.