Trapiche Don Carmen

Rancho Quemado, Costa Rica

Trapiche Don Carmen

Visit this traditional sugarcane mill where one can see the unique process of producing sugar cane juice and snacks like it's been done for hundreds of years. You will participate from the beginning to the end of the process, including: cutting sugarcane, working the mill, heating/cooling the juice, and most importantly, drinking the delicious juice and helping make sugarcane snacks!

You can also buy sugar snacks and drinks made on site from sugarcane.

Right for You?


2-3 Hours

Travel Style

Cultural Immersion, Foodie Fun and Off the Beaten Path



Physical Activity

Light activity


Rural Communities


Wifi: None
Cell: Limited
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Speaks: Spanish



Flexible Departure Date
All year

What's Included



Local guide (not bilingual)


No meals included, though you will get to taste some of the tasty sugar cane snacks!

Your Local Host

Rancho Quemado Development Association

Rancho Quemado Development Association

Locally Owned Community Association

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Cancellation Policy: If cancelled 72+ hours in advance full refund minus the deposit. If cancelled less than 72 hours in advance no refund.
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