Get to know Colombia from a local perspective with this immersive 11-day trip that combines the best of main cities, outdoor destinations, and cultural activities.
Arrive in Bogotá, the buzzing and interesting capital of the country, where you will spend the first three days learning about Colombia's conflicted past, delighting yourself with local treats, and having some fun with the national sport.
Head to San José del Guaviare, a lesser-known region that was recently opened to tourism and whose natural wonders are worth a visit. Not only will you find archaeological heritage from ancient indigenous communities but you will encounter amazing landscapes and natural beauty all around.
Continue to Cartagena, one of Colombia's most renowned cities and where the Caribbean and tropical vibes are always present. Walk around the city, learn about its interesting history and play some African-rooted music before leaving for your next destination.
The trip will end in the stunning Tayrona area. A National Natural Park where the jungle meets the sea and the indigenous traditions and cultures remain alive. Enjoy your last days in Colombia surrounded by tranquil and beautiful landscapes.
***This itinerary is 100% customizable. If you want to make any changes to the itinerary, accommodations, or visited places, just let us know and we will be happy to accommodate you and plan your perfect Colombia trip!
Your adventure in Colombia has just started. A private driver will be waiting at the airport to take you to your accommodations, about 40 minutes away.
The rest of the day is yours to get settled, explore the neighborhood, drink some Colombian coffee, and start getting familiarized with the culture.
Accommodations: Situated in the lively downtown of Bogota and within walking distance of attractions like Zone G, the financial district, Zona Rosa, and the up-and-coming Chapinero Alto, Casa Lelyte is brimming with creature comforts. Every room of this boutique hotel features thoughtful touches like a seating area, personal computer, DVD player, and tasteful art and cultural references that bring that oh-so-important sense of place to your stay.
Meals included: None