JAKARTA – PRIVATE HALF DAY TOUR
Drinking coffee is part of daily culture of many Indonesians. Coffee plants are cultivated throughout different regions in the country from Aceh to Papua. Coffee of Indonesia has a lot varieties, textures, and aroma. One of the regions which beans close to the heart of locals are Torajan, Lampung, Gayo, Flores, and many others. To imagine how differ they are for instance, Torajan Coffee would not share the same scent in the taste bud with Flores Coffee.
In the concrete jungle of Jakarta, the traditional ways of processing, roasting, and brewing are surprisingly still preserved. Kopi Tubruk style, which coarse coffee grounds are boiled slowly to produce thick drink is one of the traditional brewing method. Aside from it, the new third wave coffee culture which emphasize on science to the coffee processing has been introduced recently to the country, especially in town. There are many independent coffee shops established in Jakarta adopting this culture. With these so many options, there is no excuse for Jakartans coffee lovers to not having a superb drink.
Another fun fact is that coffee plants are not originated from Indonesia. It came a long way from different of the world around three hundred years ago. The Dutch East India company would like to penetrate into the worldwide coffee market.
With J-Town Coffee Tour, you will listen to history of the local coffee cultures. You will also be introduced with the Indonesian local beans and how it is processed and brewed for an excellent result. We will visit three different coffeeshops which are different one another but have the same purpose, to revive the local coffee industry.
Every day (except Sunday) 9.00 am – 1:30 pm
Max people in vehicle (booking is per vehicle) :
5 passengers using Toyota Inova (for Budget Promo using Toyota Avanza) or 10 passengers using Isuzu Elf Microbus or similar
(the vehicle’s description could be viewed on the FAQs page)
leisure seeker, coffee lovers
Method of Travel :
Meeting point :
Hotel pick-up through out Jakarta
Point of Interest :
Coffeeshops selection are vary one to another (mostly combination of tradional and modern coffeeshops)
English speaking guide & coach ride (includes fuel, driver, and parking), mineral waters, coffee sampling, light dessert, and merchandise
For Budget Promo (only available for 2 pax) :
All as above except that the coffee sampling are only for 2 pax, using smaller car (Toyota Avanza), and there is no refreshment provided
Meals, travel insurance, guide tips