Bogota, Tayrona Natural Park and Cartagena de Indias
9 days / 8 nights
COLORS OF COLOMBIA
Your starting point for this colorful adventure will be Bogotá, the vibrant capital of Colombia, situated 2.600 mts above sea level, with its dramatic Andean landscapes and urban vibe, a place full of history, well-preserved churches and famous museums. All of this makes for a wonderful introduction of what this diverse country has to offer.
You’ll visit the Old Historic Center with cobbled streets, learning the tales behind the old churches, beautiful houses, plazas and cathedrals. You’ll wander around La Candelaria, a picturesque colonial neighborhood, and you’ll take a cable car to the top of the mountain to the Sanctuary of Monserrate, where you can see spectacular views of the city. To complement your experience, you will go to Paloquemao and discover Colombia’s infinite variety of vegetables, flowers and herbs used in natural medicines. You’ll learn about traditional cuisine and taste exotic fruits, juices and treats from the country’s most remote regions. It is a really attractive and photogenic bazaar, and the flower market outside has a vast array of colors and types of blooms.
For a change of scenery, you will travel to Tayrona National Natural Park, one of Colombia’s most popular destinations, set in the jungle-covered coast at the foot of Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta Mountains.This beautiful natural paradise offers amazing beaches with crystal blue waters. Tayrona Park, is ideal for nature lovers, its diversity of Flora y Fauna makes you want to discover unique landscapes, have a relaxing time, and observe marvelous sunrises and sunsets from the comfort of your bungalow.
As part of this journey you will visit Katanzamaan indigenous community who will welcome visitors interested in sharing its cultural traditions and way of life. You will be fascinated by their stories, and the leader will guide you to Poza Sagradaan emblematic place to soak up the spiritual atmosphere and natural beauty for a unique and relaxing experience.
Finalize your trip travelling to the fascinating city of Cartagena De Indias, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, called by the locals “La Fantástica.” Its history, legends, magic, vibrant nightlife, and sheer beauty will enchant you from the moment you stroll through its maze of cobblestone alleys and balconies adorned with bouganvillias, You’ll also enjoy a Rum and Salsa tour, for an authentic and unforgettable way of ending this Magical vacation.
If you fall in love with Colombia and decide to stay longer, we are more than happy to help you! There is plenty to do on Colombia’s Carribean Coast.