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The Highlights of Colombia


12 days starting at $2,999/Person

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This fully customizable adventure to Colombia takes you face to face with the country’s authentic highlights as well as its diverse natural beauty. Bogota’s historical highlights are captivating for both casual visitors and history buffs, the aromas of Arabica Coffee and landscapes in Colombia’s Coffee Region are enticing, Medellin will surpass all expectations, the verdant nature of Tayrona National Park is spell-binding and Cartagena will have you wanting to stay and experience even more. With Colombians regarded as the friendliest population in South America, the country is a true gem and is far-removed from the now outdated image that it has held for decades around the world.

Our trip specialists and tour guides are located in the area; they’ll take care of planning activities, meals and secret stops that any local would approve of.

What to expect from every Class Adventure Travel Tour:

  • Private and small group guides who go at your own pace
  • Private shuttle and transfers, unless otherwise noted
  • Trip specialists and guides who really know and live in the area
  • Personal recommendations for authentic, local experiences
  • Incredibly comfortable accommodations without sacrificing authenticity
  • Flexible itineraries that can be customized as much or as little as you want

What you will experience in a day of travel


Fresh cup of Colombian Coffee

Cocora Valley Tour

Traditional Lunch

Explore Salento

Dinner in Pereira

Slumbertime

12 Day Sample Itinerary

Want more days? Fewer days? Fewer beaches? More coffee? Let us know! We do the planning just to make it easy on you, but the trip is all yours – we’ll add or subtract based on what matters most to you.

Days 1-3

BOGOTA

  • Tour of Bogota’s finest architectural and historical highlights with a private guide.
  • Exclusive panoramic view over Bogota from Monserrate Mountain.
  • Private guided tour of the spectacular underground Zipaquira Salt Cathedral.

Welcome to Colombia! Your private tour will take you to the heart of Colombia’s capital, from the historic center of La Candelaria, the impressive Gold Museum and Botero Museum to, the stunning Monserrate Mountain offer magnificent views over the sprawling city below. The nearby Salt Cathedral of Zipaquira constructed 590ft below the surface is made up of beautiful salt sculptures and cavernous naves in one of the largest salt rock deposits in the world!

Days 3-5

COFFEE REGION

  • Private guided tour of a working coffee plantation.
  • Guided hike through the verdant forests of the Cocora Valley.
  • Tour of the traditional village of Salento with a private guide.

Colombia’s Coffee Region is the heart and soul of the country providing visitors with a real insight into the ‘real’ Colombia as well as cup after cup of the world’s best coffee. From traditional fincas to delicious Arabica roasts, the Coffee Region is also visually spectacular with the Cocora Valley and charming town of Salento providing magnificent landscapes, stunning panoramas and a plethora of adventures to enjoy.

Days 5-7

MEDELLIN

  • Private tour of Medellin’s highlights: La Plazoleta, Antioquia Museum & more.
  • Visit the charming, nearby colonial town of Santa Fe de Antioquia.
  • Soak up the atmosphere of Medellin’s lively restaurants & nightlife.

Medellin is unrecognizable from its infamous past and has developed into a bustling city with a lively cultural scene, thriving nightlife and, housing a mix of museums and spectacular modern architecture.  Surrounded by the Andes, Medellin has magnificent mountain views from every angle. Its year-round temperate climate has given Medellin the title of the ‘City of Eternal Spring’ making exploring its highlights and vibrant atmosphere a joy.

Days 7-9

TAYRONA

  • Stay in the romantic Ecohabs Resort overlooking the Caribbean.
  • Paradise at Cabo San Juan: one of Tayrona’s best beaches!
  • Optional activities include El Pueblito hike, visit local Kogi village, & more.

The Tayrona National Park situated at the foot of the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta (highest coastal mountain range in the world!) is a mix of white sandy Caribbean beaches and verdant rainforest. Staying at the unique Ecohabs Resort, with its individual thatched huts perched on the edge of the rainforest overlooking the azure waters of the Caribbean is the perfect place to return to after a day relaxing or exploring Tayrona’s diverse, rainforest covered coastline and idyllic beaches that are shaded by swaying coconut palms.

Days 9-12

CARTAGENA

  • Cartagena’s highlights with a private guide: Plaza Santo Domingo, Torre del Reloj.
  • Private tour of the Caribbean Island, Isla Majagua with lunch.
  • Optional activities include San Felipe Castle, Popa Hill, La Boquilla & more.

Cartagena is the romantic fairytale city of Colombia and behind its impressive 8-mile long colonial stone wall lies gorgeous cobbled streets, colorful houses, elegant balconies covered in blossoming flowers and some of the best colonial architecture in the Americas. Part of the Rosario Island Archipelago Nature Reserve, Isla Majagua provides the perfect barefoot luxury escape from the world as you sunbathe on the heavenly Caribbean beaches and walk among the coconut trees.

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Hotels & Pricing

Every Class Adventure Travel tour is personalized. We have relationships with a long list of hotels and lodges, restaurateurs and chefs, accompanied by our local guides and experts. Based on your interests, length of stay and budget, we’ll arrange a luxurious trip you’ll never forget.

Private Guided Tours, Hotels, & Prices
Option 1: Comfort
$2,999 /person
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Option 2: Superior
$3,179 /person
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Option 3: Luxury
$3,739 /person
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