Colombia Highlights Tour

Discover the history and beauty of Colombia in this exciting trip. Explore cool coffee plantations, historic Cartagena and some of Colombia´s best Caribbean beaches.

Highlights

  • Gaze at thousands of pieces of gold in Bogota´s museums
  • From bean to cup: explore coffee in Colombia´s highlands
  • Wander the cobbled streets of Cartagena: Colombia´s jewel of the Caribbean coast
  • Relax on perfect palm fringed beaches in Tayrona National Park
Day 1 Arrive Bogota
Day 2 Tour of Bogota
Day 3 Armenia and Colombian Coffee Growing Area
Day 4 Cocora Valley and Solento
Day 5 Chinchina and Coffee Plantations
Day 6 Travel Cartagena
Day 7 Cartagena Tour
Day 8 Cartagena to Tayrona
Day 9 Tayrona Beaches
Day 10 Fly Home
Full Itinerary

Included

  • Accommodation with breakfasts
  • Flights within Colombia
  • All tours, land transportation and entry fees

Not included

  • International flights to and from Latin America. The price and schedule vary, we can quote a flight inclusive price according to your travel dates.

Itinerary - Colombia Highlights Tour

Day 1. Arrive Bogota

On arrival into the capital of Colombia, we will pick you up in a private car and take you to your safe city centre hotel.

Day 2. Tour of Bogota

Visit the historic Candelaria District and the Main Square as well as the Cathedral, Museo Botero, Gallery of International Art and the incredible Museum of Gold – showcasing thousands of pieces of Pre-Colombian gold artefacts. Perhaps the best collection in the whole of South America.

Day 3. Armenia and Colombian Coffee Growing Area

Fly to the the cooler climes of Colombia’s Coffee Triangle. Stay overnight in a traditional colonial hacienda.

Day 4. Cocora Valley and Solento

Take a trip through the beautiful Los Nevados National Park , home to gorgeous forests, humming birds and the largest palm tree in the world: the wax palm. Visit quaint towns of Filandia and Solento characterized by brightly painted houses and cobbled streets.

Day 5. Chinchina and Coffee Plantations

Chinchina is the home of the National Coffee Research Centre and an ideal place to find out about Colombia´s coffee making process – from bean to cup.

Day 6. Travel Cartagena

Fly to Cartagena on the Caribbean coast. A beautiful city of cobbled streets and Caribbean rhythms. The walls of Cartagena have protected its streets from pirates and more for 400 years.

Day 7. Cartagena Tour

A tour taking in glorious panoramic views, forts and the colourful colonial centre of this fascinating city.

Day 8. Cartagena to Tayrona

Continue to Tayrona National Park. This is a stunning area with tropical forests leading to white sandy beaches. You will stay in a beach front cabana that has been designed to blend in with its beautiful natural surroundings.

Day 9. Tayrona Beaches

Enjoy swimming in clear blue waters or walking along the tree fringed shores of Tayrona´s gorgeous beaches. There are excellent opportunities for snorkelling, or just find a hammock and relax.

Day 10. Fly Home

We will take you to Santa Marta Airport for your flight to Bogota and home.

Accommodation - Colombia Highlights Tour

We work with accommodation from 3 star and upwards. Prices are based on 2 people sharing a room in a 3 star hotel. Ask us for upgrade recommendations and prices.

Expert Lowdown - Colombia Highlights Tour

Add on a visit to the laid back Caribbean island of Providencia

Explore the pretty cultural city of Medellin, or Cali – the home of salsa dancing

Go back in time to Villa de la Leyva, along the way you can make a stop to see an underground cathedral made entirely of salt.

Flight Information - Colombia Highlights Tour

Avianca into Bogota and for domestic flights. We include domestic flights in our prices, and can also arrange your international flights. Price depend on your travel dates and route.

10 days from $2965 pp

plus international flights

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