Thursday
Oct062011

Monteverde (Day 6)

Our first full day in Monteverde.


View from our hotel room.

 

 

Our favourite tours of the entire trip was the El Trapiche coffee and sugar cane plantation tour.

Unripe coffee bean.

 

Drying coffee beans.

 

The plantation.

 

Demonstrating how coffee beans are harvested.

 

Traditional cart.

6 tourists in a cart.

 

We got to make our own sugar treat from the sugar cane!

Finished off with coffee and a bite to eat.


We finished off the day with a tour of local frog and butterfly species.

 

This little guy is actually translucent.