Puerto Rico Coffee Hacienda Tour
Coffee has been an important part of Puerto Rican culture since it was first introduced to the island in the 1700’s (although some historians debate that coffee was introduced with the Spanish arrival in as early as the 1400’s). Regardless of when it started, today Puerto Rican coffee holds a reputation across the world for it’s fine, smooth taste and pungent aroma. Small coffee growers in Puerto Rico are struggling to keep the industry alive against strong competition from big roasters. Learn more about the industrial and cultural importance of coffee in Puerto Rico with a trip to a local coffee plantation.