Luxury Colombian Highlights

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Luxury Colombian Highlights

Duration

11 Days / 10 Nights

Package Type

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Luxury

Activity Level

Activity Level

Moderate

Wildlife expectation

Physical Difficulty

Wildlife expectation

Cultural rating

Wildlife expectation

Wildlife expectation

Specialist

Travel specialist

Claire
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Colombia is one of the undiscovered gems of natural beauty and culture in the world. The fascinating history of this country combines with its famous coffee, producing some of the best in the world! This luxury tour combines the wonderful city of Bogota, the amazing coffee growing regions of the Central Andean Mountain Range, the culturally rich Medellin, and the magnificent city of Cartagena. This tour is perfect for a luxury experience steeped in history, culture and that wonderful brown elixir we know as coffee!

Special features of our 11 day  Luxury Colombian Highlights Tour: 

Type of Tourism:  Nature, History, Culture, Luxury

Places to Visit:  Bogota, Coffee triangle, Medellin, Cartagena.

Duration:  11 Days and 10 Nights. 

Type of Service: Private tours. 

Accommodation:  4 star hotels and lodges at every destination that you will visit. These hotels had been carefully chosen and we can guarantee that you will feel comfortable and your every need catered for! 

DAY BY DAY SCHEDULE

Today you will arrive to The El Dorado airport in Bogota. Your driver will be waiting to collect you and take you to the hotel.

    Today, we will head out on a half-day visit to Bogota's historical centre, also known as La Candelaria. This historical suburb is of great significance to the country ́ due to its cultural heritage and its stunning Spanish colonial architecture. The city’s main Plaza is the Plaza de Bolivar, where Simon Bolivar's statue is found.  The plaza was originally used for civil and military purposes The Cathedral found on the eastern side of the plaza, is constructed on the same sp...

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      Transfer to the airport and flight to Pereira. Arrival, transfer and hotel check-in. 

      Half-day visiting the coffee plantations along the steep hills typical of this area. On a secondary pathway view the green carpet of coffee plants that spread out as far as the horizon interrupted only by fincas and heliconia flowers. Here we will travel to the Hacienda San Alberto one of the traditional coffee estates, near the town of Buenavista Quindío. We will enjoy an introdu...

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        Today, we will head out on a visit to the Cocora valley, located in the central mountains of the department of Quindío. This valley forms part of the Parque Nacional de Los Nevados and is ideal for marvelling at the “Quindian wax palm”, the national tree of Colombia. This tree can reach a massive 60 metres high and is the home of a number of bird species, such as the hummingbird and the endangered palm parrot.

        We can get to the valley either by hiking or on ...

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          After breakfast, on our way to the city of Medellin, we will visit Finca Romelia, just outside of La Cabaña, to observe their wonderful collection of orchids. The owners, José and Maria, have dedicated their lives to agriculture, collection and the preservation of orchids and other native plant species, for their conservation and preservation. There are more than 6,000 orchids and 832 different plant varieties, as well as a variety of carnivorous plants, bonsais and many...

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            Today, we will head out on a tour of the city, and appreciating its fabulous views from the Monasterio and Iglesia de La Popa. Constructed in 1606. this church and monastery are located above the city, offering a panoramic view not only of the city, but also the coast and port, one of the most important in the Caribbean. We will then head to the San Felipe Fortress, erected in honour of the poet, Don Luis Carlos López, from the city. It was built on San Lázaro hill to de...

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              After breakfast, we will leave Medellín, heading towards the town of Guatapé, to visit the enormous rock of Piedra El Peñol. We will pass through the incredible scenery of Antioquia along the way to Guatapé The town has a reservoir created by the Colombian government for a hydro-electric dam. In the middle of the reservoir is where we can find the massive Peñol Rock, thought to be a meteorite due to its size.  There is an optional walk up the 65...

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                After breakfast, we will head to the Medellin airport for our flight to Cartagena. On arrival, we will be taken to our hotel for the evening.

                  Today, we will head out on a tour of the city, and appreciating its fabulous views from the Monasterio and Iglesia de La Popa. Constructed in 1606. this church and monastery are located above the city, offering a panoramic view of the city, the coast and port, one of the most important in the Caribbean. We will then head to the San Felipe Fortress, erected in honour of the poet, Don Luis Carlos López, from the city. It was built on San Lázaro hill to defend the city from...

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                    Today is a free day to enjoy the sights of Cartagena.

                      Today is the final day of our Luxury Colombian Highlights tour. We will take you to the hotel for your onward flight home or to your next exciting destination.


                        WHAT'S INCLUDED

                        • Daily breakfast & meals listed in the itinerary
                        • Private transfers & excursions with English speaking guide.
                        • Accommodation in 4* and 5 * hotels.

                        WHAT'S NOT INCLUDED

                        • Extra expenses not indicated in the itinerary.
                        • Internal Flights
                        • Airport Tax
                        • Tips and gratuities.
                        • Medical Insurance

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