Coffee Origin Trips

Discovering Plantations and Farms across the globe.

Where Coffee Professionals meet Coffee Farmers

Coffee Origin Trips organises trips to coffee growing countries for coffee professionals to meet farmers, learn about coffee agriculture and processing, enjoy local culture, make new friends and colleagues, and even source new coffee. We promise you a life enhancing experience!

We aim to be the World’s leading Coffee trip organiser, and by bringing together coffee professionals from different countries and sectors with coffee professionals in producing countries we will foster education, knowledge, sharing, friendship, networking and business opportunities.

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We are pleased to announce that we are now up and running again and looking forward to meeting up with our trippers old and new and our partners in the countries of origin. We are planning our next eight trips between November 2022 and January 2024, go to our Upcoming Trips page to see more details.

East Java and Bali – now launched for August this year
Exciting upcoming destinations
Forthcoming trips include Ethiopia, Kenya, Costa Rica, Sumatra, Brazil, Rwanda, Jamaica, Peru and many more planned for the future

All of our trips include visiting large estates, cooperatives and smallholders, as well as seeing wet and dry milling, and also researchers, exporters ethical agencies and other key people in the coffee industry.


You will get to visit famous coffee growing areas as well as those not so well known. You will taste Bourbons, Caturras, Geishas, Catuais and experience fully washed, natural and honey processing.


You just need to make your way to the rendezvous point at origin, and we, in conjunction with our local host, will look after you for the entire trip, including food, accommodation, in country travel and some cultural sightseeing. And fun!

Start your journey!

Take this opportunity to visit the  birthplace of your coffee.

 Learn what it is

How it reaches your cup

Why it tastes the way it does

How to recognise differences in the product

See how the local people live and work

Meet others who have the same passion as you.

Embark on a lifetime experience.      

I travel a lot around the world but my best trips have been with Colin Smith – he knows everything and is always organized. If you are passionate about coffee I recommend that you join a Coffee origin Trip, you will keep the memories for the rest of your life.

Sergiy Reminny, Owner of Coffee Export Company, Ukraine. SCAE Ukraine’s National Coordinator 2003-2007.


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