FROM: USD $1,335

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.

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Trip Highlights

Cartagena - Opt to explore the town by bike, visit Castillo San Felipe & the fortress on San Lazaro hill
Coffee plantation - Learn about the culture, history and varieties of coffee
Bogota - Free time to explore Colombia’s largest and capital city; optional visit to a Gold Museum
Medellin - Get oriented with Colombia’s second largest city on the metro and by cable-car & visit the Metropolitan Cathedral in Bolivar Park
Corcora Valley - Hike through stunning landscapes

Included

7 breakfasts, 1 lunch
Overnight excursion to a working coffee plantation and guided tour
Excursion to Corcora Valley
Domestic flights Cartagena to Medellin and Pereira to Bogota
Airport arrival transfer on day 1
7 nights simple accommodation
Orientation tour using local transport in Medellín
Transportation by private vehicles, public bus and 4WD
Escorted by a tour leader with English-speaking local guides on included excursions

Not Included

International flights and visas
Tipping – an entirely personal gesture
Items of a personal nature, additional meals and drinks

Itinerary

Day 1

Cartagena

Arrival transfer from Cartagena airport to your hotel. The rest of the day is free for you to relax or explore colonial Cartagena before our welcome meeting.
Overnight: Cartagena

Days 2-3

Medellin

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

Day 4

Coffee Plantation

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

Days 5-6

Salento

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

Day 7

Bogota

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

Day 8

Bogota

Our Colombian adventure ends today. Consider extending your stay to have more time to explore the sights.
Breakfast

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.

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Local payment - $130 - $140 paid in USD

Please note that this is payable locally on day 1 of your trip in the currency specified.

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In Brief

Range
Trip Type
Starts
Cartagena
Ends
Bogota
Departs
Year round
Hotel Rating
Simple accommodation
Local Payment
None
Tour Guide
Yes - escorted by a tour leader
Meals
Breakfast: 7, Lunch: 1
Countries
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