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The Highlights of Colombia


This is the Bucket List for Colombia!
11 days starting at $2,399/Person
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Why you'll love this Colombia tour!

This 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regarded as the friendliest population in South America, the country is a true gem and is far-removed from the now outdated image that it has held for decades around the world.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 local specialists and tour guides have designed and dialed in all the secret stops that any local would approve of.

What you can expect in every tour:
  • Choose any date, all tours have daily departures
  • Hand picked guides specialized for every excursion
  • 7 regional offices with 24/7 in country support
  • Transfers with English guide to/from all airports
  • Local specialists who live and guide the destination
  • Personal dining recommendations for food lovers
  • Incredibly comfortable authentic accommodations
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11 Day Travel Itinerary

Our tours depart any day of the year, there are no fixed departure dates. It’s really simply, we’ve designed some of the best experiences that cover your “bucket list” must see stuff in each destination. You can trust in our 20 years of experience, that everything will run just like clockwork.

Itinerary
1
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.
  • Reserve a table at one of our favored restaurants in Bogota’s Zona Rosa.

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 offers magnificent views over the sprawling city below. As one of the rising gastronomic centers of Latin America, before your trip, ask us to make you a reservation at one of our favored restaurants in Bogota’s chic and lively Zona Rosa.

Tour of Bogota’s finest architectural and historical highlights with a private guide. Exclusive panoramic view over Bogota from Monserrate Mountain. Reserve a table at one of our favored restaurants in Bogota’s Zona Rosa.

Welcome to Colombia! Your private tour will take you to ...

2
Days 3-5

COFFEE REGION

  • Guided tour of a working coffee plantation.
  • 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.

Guided tour of a working coffee plantation. 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 ...

3
Days 5-7

MEDELLIN

  • Tour to Guatape & El Peñol and enjoy the amazing views.
  • 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.

Tour to Guatape & El Peñol and enjoy the amazing views. 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 ...

4
Days 7-9

SANTA MARTA

  • Optional tour of Santa Marta’s highlights with your own local guide.
  • Full day excursion to the verdant & tropical Tayrona Nat’l Park.
  • Paradise at Cabo San Juan: one of Tayrona’s best beaches!

Santa Marta, founded in 1525 is Colombia’s oldest city and the oldest surviving city in South America. With a long history and delightful center, Santa Marta is full of charm and the evening Caribbean breeze makes it pleasant to explore. One of the main draws of Santa Marta is its proximity to the Tayrona National Park which, situated at the foot of the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta (highest coastal mountain range in the world!) are a wonderful mix of white sandy Caribbean beaches and verdant rainforest.

Optional tour of Santa Marta’s highlights with your own local guide. Full day excursion to the verdant & tropical Tayrona Nat’l Park. Paradise at Cabo San Juan: one of Tayrona’s best beaches!

Santa Marta, founded in 1525 is Colombia’s oldest city and the ...

5
Days 9-11

CARTAGENA

  • Walking tour of Cartagena: Plaza Santo Domingo, Torre del Reloj, Cathedral.
  • Explore the historic center & watch the sunset over the Caribbean.
  • Optional activities include San Felipe Castle, Popa Hill & 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.

Walking tour of Cartagena: Plaza Santo Domingo, Torre del Reloj, Cathedral. Explore the historic center & watch the sunset over the Caribbean. Optional activities include San Felipe Castle, Popa Hill & more.

Cartagena is the romantic fairytale city of Colombia and behind its ...

Exceptional Experiences in Colombia

We have over 20 years experience building relationships with a short list of some of the best hotels and guides in Central & South America, from 7 regional offices in Latin America. We always aim to offer our tour packages with as little impact with the culture, by using shared transportation and/or private “like a local” excursions using public transportation. Let us know your travel dates and destination preferences, and we’ll match you with YOUR PERFECT Latin America experience. 

Hotels & Pricing

(Price estimate for 2 people traveling together)

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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