Cartagena to Bogota - 8 days
Say hola to Colombia with this short and sweet tour, including a visit to a leafy coffee plantation, the metropolis of Medellin, the buzzing hub of Bogota and much more.
Cartagena - Medellin. Departing Cartagena, we fly to Medellín, where we have the chance to explore the second largest city in Colombia. Famous for its pleasant weather, it earns the nickname “the City of Eternal Spring”. Here we enjoy an orientation tour using local transport including metro and cable-car. Visit The Metropolitan Cathedral in Boliva Park which holds the record for most clay bricks of any building in the world with over 1.1 million.
Overnight: Medellin | Breakfast x 2
Medellin - Coffee Plantation. Today we visit a coffee plantation and spend the night in a Hacienda. Learn all about the coffee making process on a coffee tour. We see the roasting process and flavour experimentation, take a walk through the plantation, and visit the wet mill where packaging takes place.
Overnight: Coffee Plantation - Hacienda | Breakfast, Lunch
Coffee Plantation - Salento. Nestled in the Zona Cafetera region of Colombia, our next stop is Salento, a coffee addicts heaven. We visit the Cocora Valley by jeep where Colombia's national symbol is grown, the wax palms. In the beautiful valley you can hike through the hills and enjoy the sights. In the evenings, make sure you try the regions speciality, trucha a fish normally served with rice but cooked many different ways.
Overnight: Salento | Breakfast x 2
Salento - Bogota. Today we fly to Bogota, the capital and the largest city in Colombia. We stay in the Candelaria district, within walking distance of many of the main sights including the main square - Plaza Bolívar, the Cathedral and Simon Bolívar's house. Here you can opt to take the cable cab to Monserrate for the incredible city views, or visit the world famous gold museum.
Overnight: Bogota | Breakfast
Our Colombian adventure ends today. Consider extending your stay to have more time to explore the sights.
Prices & Dates
Departure dates noted with a 'G' are guaranteed to operate. All other departure dates are guaranteed with a minimum of 4 persons. Prices shown are per person travelling. 'Twin/Double' prices per person apply when there are 2 people travelling, sharing a room. The 'Single supplement' applies to travellers who would like the comfort of their own room (on all or many of the tour nights) and needs to be added to the 'Twin/Double' price.Read More
Local payment - $130 - $140 paid in USD
Please note that this is payable locally on day 1 of your trip in the currency specified.