10 days / 9 nights
Bogotá /Salento and Coffee region / Santa Marta / Tayrona Natural Park / Cartagena de Indias / Bogotá
This 10 days tour offers the perfect balance for a first visit to Colombia. The trip allows you an ideal mix of dynamic cities, untouched nature and ancient cultures, offering a complete panorama of this fascinating country during your first visit.
Day 1 – Bogotá
Arrival and transfer to the historic center. Check in at the hotel and time for adjusting to the altitude (2600m)
Day 2 – Bogotá
Tour of the historic center of the Colombian capital, famous for its magnificent colonial and republican architecture. In the afternoon, visit to the Botero Foundation.
Day 3 – Bogotá / Salento
Immersion into the Pre-Columbian culture with a visit to the Gold Museum, which houses a collection considered unique in the world. After lunch, transfer to airport, flight from Bogota to Armenia. Road transfer to Salento.
Day 4 – Coffee Hacienda / Valle del Cocora
Morning dedicated to the process of planting and harvesting coffee, the “black gold” of Colombia. In the afternoon, visit to the Cocora Valley, famous for its wax palms. Hike to the Cerro del Morro Gacho to appreciate the flora of the region.
Day 5 – Santa Marta
Transfer to the airport, flight from Armenia to Santa Marta. Visit Santa Marta, the first Hispanic city founded in South America.
Day 6 – Tayrona Natural Park
Departure to the Tayrona Park, one of the most beautiful national parks in the country. Walk in the Park to appreciate spectacular landscapes of tropical forest and beautiful beaches.
Day 7 – Cartagena de Indias
Transfer by road to Cartagena de Indias, the Pearl of the Caribbean. First visit to the historic center.
Day 8 – Cartagena de Indias
Tour of the old city. Visit the Museum of the Inquisition and the Castle of San Felipe de Barajas.
Day 9 – Islas del Rosario /Cartagena
Rest day in this magnificent archipelago, near Cartagena where you can enjoy of the beautiful white sand beach and the transparent water.
Day 10 –Cartagena / Bogotá /Return
Breakfast in Cartagena, transfer to airport and flight to Bogota. International return flight.