Sustainable farming tour and cocoa plantation

Live a One Day Unique Experience of a Sustainable farming tour and cocoa plantation

100 % sustainable and self sufficient Macaw Lodge invites you to visit an of the off-the grid project where you will be able:

  • To learn how was the lodge constructed with their own materials and its sustainable practices.
  • Learn about earthworm compost, aquaponics, organ­ic orchards.
  • Visit our organic farm most of them with SUPER FOODS and a medicinal garden.
  • Learn about "Stingless bees" and it's valuable honey.
  • Visit a Cocoa plantation of more tan 1500 trees; learn about the biology and history, discover the process of making cocoa and the importance of having this fruit in our table.
  • Enjoy 15 minute walk to our waterfall where you can also swim.
  • Walk around a 5 acres of a botanical garden
  • Experience Bird watching

At the end, you can relax in our Green Corner and discuss what you have learned about the biodiversity of flora and fauna at Macaw. You can also visit our plant nursery and take a sample of this authentic experience and have a healthy Costarican lunch in our restaurant under the concept from "farm to table".

Duration: 6 hours

Departure: 8:30 a.m. from Jaco Arrival 4 :30 to Jaco
** Approximately 1-hour drive from Jaco to Macaw.

Cost: per person with transportation included $75 (min 4 paxs)

What to bring: light and comfortable shoes and clothing, hat, raincoat, swimsuit, towel, sunscreen, camera, insect repellent and water.

Includes: transportation, local bilingual tour guide, entrance fee to Macaw Lodge, Lunch.

*** Tour must be reserve in advance at least 24 hours