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Colombia Highlights Tour

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Experience as much of Colombia's wide-ranging natural landscapes, cities, activities and sights as possible, on this 15-day exclusive tour. From lush jungles with warm, cascading waterfalls, to shaded coves boasting white sandy beaches, to vibrant cities filled with colourful street art and towns where you'll get the chance to meet with locals and taste their legendary cuisine - Col...

Experience as much of Colombia's wide-ranging natural landscapes, cities, activities and sights as possible, on this 15-day exclusive tour. From lush jungles with warm, cascading waterfalls, to shaded coves boasting white sandy beaches, to vibrant cities filled with colourful street art and towns where you'll get the chance to meet with locals and taste their legendary cuisine - Colombia has it all!

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Customisable trip itinerary

This tour idea is fully customisable

The itinerary has been created by our local agency with one idea in mind: to inspire you. Every element can be adapted to your needs and interests, from duration to accommodation and activities.

Day 1: Welcome To Colombia

You have arrived...
• Touch down at Bogota’s airport and transfer to
   your hotel in the historical centre of the city 
• La Candelaria is a beautiful city and you have a  
   free afternoon to discover your surroundings
• Enjoy your first evening in Columbia

Visited:
BogotáCandelaria
Accomodation
Night at hotel Colonial Hotel (Bogotá)

Day 2: Local Culture In Candaleria

A host of impressive sights...
• Bogotá has been a playground for street artists
   who create impressive masterpieces 
• The walls are colourful, artistic, political and funny
• Explore the Gold museum or the Botero museum
   or climb Montserrate to enjoy a beautiful view

Visited:
BogotáCandelaria
Accomodation
Night at hotel Colonial Hotel (Bogotá)

Day 3: On To Villa De Leyva

A day to discover the historic appeal of Zipaquira...
• Take a car to Villa de Leyva, with a stop in
   Zipaquira
• This town hosts the Salt Cathedral, a mystical
   place built inside an underground salt mine
• In the afternoon, your guide will explain to you
   about the main squares and streets of the city

Accomodation
Night at hotel Colonial Hotel (Bogotá)

Day 4: Villa De Leyva And Its Surroundings

Swim in the natural pools...
• Today we will have an excursion that will show
   you the Villa de Leyva surroundings
• Tour to la Candelaria desert, Pozos Azules, an
   ostrich farm, and the paleontological museum
• Also the Muisca Observatory, the House of
   Terracota and the vineyard of the Marquis of Villa

Visited:
Villa de Leyva
Accomodation
Night at hotel Colonial Hotel (Bogotá)

Day 5: The Home Of The Coffee Bean

To your next destination...
• After breakfast, transfer from Villa de Leyva to
   Bogota’s airport 
• Flight from Bogota to Armenia Airport 
• Then, transfer from Armenia’s airport to your
   hacienda for the night

Visited:
BogotáArmenia

Day 6: All Set For Cócora Valley

A day in the wilderness...
• Take the road to the Cócora valley in a 4x4  
• Walk along the Quindío river, through the mist
   forest and the unique Cera Palm forest
• Discover the fauna and flora of the region, the
   hummingbirds and the orchids 


Day 7: The Santa Rosa Thermals

A therapeutic natural spa...
• Departure in the morning to the Santa Rosa
   Thermal Springs
• Relax in the middle of the mountains and
   waterfalls of hot and cold water  
• Visit a coffee plantation around the coffee farm,
   and discover the coffee production process  

Visited:
Armenia

Day 8: Direction! Santa Marta

Listen to nature and the ocean...
• In the morning, transfer from the coffee farm to
   Armenia airport
• Stay at an eco-lodge just 5 minutes away from the
   Tayrona park entrance next to the sea
• Make the most of the area, beach or nature. all
   within walking distance  


Day 9: Tayrona National Park

More astounding natural beauty...
• Discover the jungle and the beaches of the
   Tayrona park
• Walk in the tropical jungle of Cañaveral to
   Arrecifes  
• Visit the exotic beaches of Arrecifes, the Pool and
   the Cabo San Juan beach 


Day 10: Exploring Cartagena

A city to remember...
• The last step of your Colombian trip will bring you
   to the memorable Cartagena de Indias 
• In the morning private transport will take you
   from the Tayrona park to Cartagena 
• View some of the most famous neighbourhoods
   and the must-see places within the city

Visited:
Cartagena
Accomodation
Night at hotel Colonial Hotel (Bogotá)

Day 11: The Famous Fishing Village 'La Boquilla'

Learn a thing or two about fishing...
• During the morning take a tour with panoramic
   views over the city  
• Visit the Convento La Popa and the castle San
   Felipe 
• Canoe in the Juan Polo Swamp through the
   mangrove tunnels, to Fisherman Island

Visited:
CartagenaLa Boquilla
Accomodation
Night at hotel Colonial Hotel (Bogotá)

Day 12: Mucura Island By Boat

Adventure and indulgence...
• Start from Cartagena at 11 am with a speedboat
   to the Mucura Island
• Reception at the hotel where you will be
   welcomed with a cocktail
• Free time in the afternoon in order to enjoy this
   magic place

Accomodation
Punta Faro (Isla Múcura)

Day 13: Free Day - Let Loose

Take the opportunity to do what you love...
• Relax at your hotel, or wander to the nearby
   beach
• Your hotel will provide amenities for pampering,
   and activities to do
• Enjoy the peace of your private paradise, and
   swim, snorkel or paddle in the ocean

Visited:
Isla Múcura

Day 14: Return To Cartagena

Back to reality...
• Free morning to enjoy the beach for the last time  
• Take your boat back to Cartagena at 1.00 pm and
   have a free afternoon 
• Revisit the places desired or take this opportunity
   to do the last minute souvenir shopping 


Day 15: Departure


Visited:
Cartagena

Bogotá Candelaria Zipaquirá Villa de Leyva Armenia Quindío Department Santa Marta Parque Nacional Natural Tayrona Cartagena La Boquilla Isla Múcura

Price details

This tour idea is fully customisable

The price reflects this specific tour itinerary and is designed to give you an idea of the budget required for this destination. Throughout the trip-planning process, our local agency will tailor your itinerary around your budget.

Approx. £1,880 / 15 days
Excluding international flights
2 Pax4 Pax6 Pax
Price per person£1,900£1,630£1,460

Included in price:

  • Land transport in the cities and sites visited in the program when it is indicated
  • Accommodation
  • Meals when it is indicated in the programme
  • Activities described in the programme
  • Professional local guides
  • Our assistance 24/7

Not included in price:

  • National and international flights
  • Costs not specified in the programme
  • Meals not specified in the programme
  • Entrance to sites not specified in the programme
  • Medical and repatriation insurance
  • Tips
  • Entrance to Tayrona park
  • Bank fees if paying with credit card  (4%)

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