Live - Presentation

The Story of Coffee

by Brazil Virtual Tour

Public experiences are in English unless specified as otherwise

  • Location
    Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Duration
    1h 30m (Public) / 1h 30m (Private)
  • Group Size
    Up to 50 guests (Public) / Custom (Private)
  • Language(s)
    • English


Coffee is a drink produced from the roasted beans of the coffee fruit, a plant originating in the African continent.It is traditionally served hot, but can also be eaten in the form of ice cream. It is considered, in several researches, the most appreciated drink in the world. In this tour we will see the origins of coffee, how the plant spread throughout the Arab world, the emergence of coffee shops in the Ottoman Empire, the arrival in Europe and how it spread throughout the European colonies in Asia and Americas. We will go through the Industrial Revolution discussing when the first coffee machines appeared in Italy and with the popularization of coffee consumption in the West. With this, we arrive to modern day coffee, the world coffee trade, and top producing countries. The species with the highest commercial value also has medicinal properties which are used in manufacturing o extracts and cosmetics. If You enjoy coffee, this tour is an amazing experience for you to learn more about the history of this universal bean.

Public Experience Private/Custom Experience
Who You will be one of several joining the experience from across the globe. Exclusive experience for you and/or your party
Interaction You will get a chance to ask questions, however, the guide will be attending to all participants. You will get more one on one time with your guide throughout the experience.
Experience Standard, curated for the public. You can make custom requests to your interests.
When Choose from an available time. Choose from an available time slot or request a specific date and time.
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Preparing for your Experience

Duration: 60 minute-presentation. 30 minute-conversation session.

Conference call’ Software: Google meet – Free APP

Methodology: Live presentation of a short video and photos led by Tour Guide Marcelo.

Meet Your Guide

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Brazil Virtual Tour
Brazil Virtual Tour

Get a little taste of the local culture and customs, ONLINE with a licensed tour guide.

We gathered the best tour guides in the country to provide a virtual guiding experience with a live presentation with pictures, videos and most importantly with our history. As long the Covid-19 pandemic caused an unexpected social distancing we saw an opportunity to reinvent ourselves and learn ways to adapt in the internet world.