While we pride ourselves on our luxury accommodations, delicious dining options, and elegant event spaces, Filadelfia Coffee Resort is more than simply a hotel. Indeed, our range of interesting and exhilarating tours and activities is what sets us apart from other hotels and resorts in La Antigua Guatemala.
Not surprisingly – given the fact that we produce coffee right here on the property – our coffee tours are the most popular of our offerings, but we provide many other excursions to suit every traveler. Peruse the list below and plan your La Antigua adventure!
Every day our vehicles provide complimentary roundtrip transportation to Finca Filadelfia from La Antigua for guests who want to experience our tours or restaurants.
Schedules and meeting points are:
2nd Avenue North & 2nd Street East
Monday through Friday from 8:20 a.m., 10:20 a.m. and 1:20 p.m.
Ruins of San José El Viejo
8th Street 5th Avenue & West (near Porta Hotel Antigua)
Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m., 10:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.
Our vehicles drive tourists and visitors back to the same points at the end of each tour.
For more information or to make a reservation, please contact us via phone or e-mail. It will be a pleasure to host you at our beautiful property!
Clinics of the IGSS La Antigua Guatemala
6th. Final North Avenue La Antigua Guatemala
Saturdays, Sundays and holidays In schedules of 8:30, 10:30 and 13:30 Hrs.
The most complete coffee tour for more than 15 years, where visitors learn about coffee, from the plantation to the cup. Expect to learn cultivation and processing of coffee on our farm, with over 130 years of tradition that dates from 1870. Start with a walk through the nursery and coffee plantation, then continue to the wet milling and drying patio where the beans are processed and sorted. Finish the tour in our cupping lab where you will sip the best coffee in the world, the R. Dalton Genuine Antigua. Choose between an Americano or Espresso, and enjoy! Later the roasting and packing area, and the coffee cupping lab to finish with the visit. The tour ends sipping a cup of the best coffee in the world produced in Finca Filadelfia.
Duration: 2 hours, Hours: 9:00 AM, 11:00 AM, and 2:00 PM
Fee: $ 15.00 (Guatemalan)per person. $ 20.00 (non-Guatemalan)per person.
EXPRESS COFFEE TOUR $15.00
Take a quick trip through the history of coffee- at the end, you will have a general understanding of the entire process, from plant to cup.
TOUR + BREAKFAST $ 29.00
A full explanation of the process of our best coffee and a delicious breakfast in Cafetenango Restaurant. Available Monday to Saturday from 8:00 to 11:00 Hrs.
COFFEE TOUR + LUNCH $ 34.00
Our famous coffee tour and a complete lunch at the Cafetenango Restaurant. Available Monday to Saturday from 12:00 to 17:00 Hrs.
PROFESSIONAL COFFEE TASTING SESSION
This session is ideal for those passionate about coffee and anyone who wants to deepen their knowledge about aromatic coffee cupping. The session takes place in the coffee tasting laboratory at Finca Filadelfia, equipped with all necessary utensils for the participant to learn the general classification of the coffee, roasting process, preparation and mounting of a coffee tasting table according to the protocol. You will learn about the types of defects and characteristics such as fragrance, aroma, flavor, acidity and aftertaste. After the session, participants receive a special certificate of completion.
Duration: 2 hours Hours: Upon reservation.
Hours: Subject to availability.
Rate: $ 25.00 per person
To confirm the tasting session we request a 100% prepayment is not refundable.
Finca Filadelfia biomes are divided into shade-grown coffee forest, dry forest, pine-oak forest and cloud forest. The highest part of the estate is known as cloud forest and this is where the tour begins. You descend by wide and paved trails through the dense natural forest vegetation where “aguacatillo” and oak predominate. In this area, we have seen endemic species to the region as Hummingbirds, Warblers, Trogons, sparrows, thrushes, etc. Going further, the most common and special birds to see are Blue-throated Motmot, Bar-winged Oriole, Emerald Toucanet, Lesser RoadRunner, Occelated Quail, Resplendent Quetzal, Black-throated Jay, Mottled Owl, etc. The pure, natural and safe environment makes this trip an extraordinary experience for birdwatchers, who have seen over 200 species of birds and up to 80 in the time covered by the tour. Depending on the time of day, you may spot diurnal or nocturnal birds. The tour begins in the center of the Finca, when trucks will then take you to cloud forest where you will hike to the highest point of the mountain, known as La Rueda. The tour concludes at the bottom of the cloud forest, where you will then be able to taste the best coffee in the world, Genuine Antigua, accompanied by Champurradas.
Duraton 4-5 hours.
Timetable: It is recommended from 5:00 am or at 3:30 PM
Rates: 1 person $ 100.00, 2-6 people $ 50.00 each.
To confirm the bird watching tour 100% prepayment is required non-refundable
The most intense experience of living with nature we have designed is camping, located more than 7,000 feet high. Guests who enjoy this activity will be surrounded by a protected cloud forest with trails to walk and the vastness of the starry sky. The activity starts on our Unimog trucks leaving from the front of the restaurant Cafetenango to take a 20-minute ride to the mountain where the camp is installed.
A guide leads you in the activity, including assisting with tent setup, making a campfire, and various activities. Conclude with a nighttime trek to the cloud forest without headlights without headlights to enjoy the bioluminescence of the forest and the mysticism of the night.
Cancellation Policy: For this activity prior reservation and 100% prepayment is required at least 24hrs in advance. Nonrefundable.
Please see the table below for pricing information.
|People||Price in Dollars$ (USD) P.P.||Price in Quetzales (Q. Quetzales) P.P.|
|3 - 4||$.35.00||Q. 280.00|
|5 - 6||$.25.00||Q. 200.00|
|7 - 8||$.20.00||Q. 160.00|
|9 - 12||$.18.00||Q. 144.00|
|13 - 24||$.15.00||Q. 120.00|
|25 - 36||$.12.00||Q. 96.00|
Coffee Plantation Mule Ride
The one-hour ride is an entertaining ride through “La Alameda Doña Elisa.” The paths between coffee and the shade trees will take you through the slopes of a mountain known as "La Mina". The tour ends sipping a cup of the best coffee in the world produced in Finca Filadelfia, The R. Dalton Genuine Antigua, in the preparation of your choosing: American or espresso.
Hours: Monday to Saturday from 09:00 AM to 4:00 PM. $ 35.00 fee
RIDE IN MULA (1/2 Hour) A relaxing half-hour walk that runs along the mall that leads to the coffee plantation of the valley, shade forest, some birds and all the beauty of the surrounding nature.
Hours: Monday to Sunday from 09:00 am -16: 00 hrs according to availability.
Rate: $ 25.00 per person.
SHORT TURNS IN MULITAS Ideal for all ages, safe and entertaining. A complete return to the hull of Finca Filadelfia passing through the main mall, the pasture and back to the stables.
Approximate duration: 7-10 minutes Rate: Q48.00
Hours: Monday to Sunday from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
For all tours and mule rides, you must take into account the following: Children under 6 years (or 1.20 meters high) must be accompanied by an adult. The minimum age to ride is 3 years. Galloping is not allowed.
Para todos los tours y paseos en mula, deberá tomar en cuenta lo siguiente: Niños menores de 6 años (o 1.20 mts de altura) deberán ser acompañados por un adulto. La edad mínima para montar es de 3 años. No se permite galopar.
THROUGH THE PLANTATION $ 7.00 Per Person.
Cycling is always a stimulating sport and it is not necessary to be an expert to enjoy it, if you do not have much time, we offer the relaxing half-hour walk between paths surrounded by coffee plantations and shade trees.
Duration: Half an hour.
DOWN HILL $ 27.00 Per Person.
A whole specialty. We climbed the mountain with bicycles in a truck, and left the cyclists on a very steep hillside, they decide whether to go down paths and paths or the cobblestones. An experience full of adrenaline and emotion. It includes a bottle of pure water. The client takes his own bicycle, Minimum of 2 people.
Hours: Monday to Sunday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Tour to the Viewpoint: Pergola la Montaña
The tour starts in a Unimog truck adapted for transporting tourists. You will drive comfortably through the Alameda de Doña Elisa until the Montaña Escondida area admiring the surrounding coffee forest and nature.
The highlight of this ride is the beautiful natural surroundings overlooking La Antigua. You will admire the different types of forest as you get higher in the mountain. Enjoy the peaceful and quietness of nature and be ready to re connect!
From the viewpoint, at 6100 feet above sea level, we can appreciate San Felipe de Jesus, Ciudad Vieja and La Antigua Guatemala.
Duration: About 1 hour
Hours: Any time starting at 9 AM to 4 PM to availability
Price per person: $20
The tour includes a bottle of water