Cultural Diplomacy Tour - Colombia

CA
CLE Abroad
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16 reviews
Sep 29 - Oct 8, 2022
Group size: 12 - 24
Cultural Diplomacy Tour - Colombia
Colombia

CLE Abroad
  • Facebook verified
16 reviews

$NaN
Sep 29 - Oct 8, 2022
Group size: 12 - 24

About this trip

San Diego Diplomacy Council invites you and your guest(s) to join our private delegation for a journey through Colombia's rich cultural heritage, complicated history, and present day realities. Our carefully curated cultural exchange will go beyond tourist corridors by engaging local scholars, public officials, entrepreneurs, musicians and artists offering a window to the Colombian way of life, political system,  art history, architecture, and religion. 


Space is limited. For more details, see Program brochure at https://www.cle-abroad.com/trip/sddc/


Program begins in Bogota (BOG) and ends in Medellin (MDE) (6 night program) or Cartagena (CTG) (9 night program). Please Plan Air Accordingly. 


Pricing Packages are per participant based on Double Accommodations with 1 or 2 beds. Single Travelers please select Single Supplement Add-Ons as described at Checkout.  


Itinerary Subject to Change and final confirmations. Program will be adapted to enrolled participants and then-in-place safety measures.  Special requests are always encouraged. 

SDDC Membership

Program registration is open to SDDC Members and their guests. Non-Members please select "SDDC Non-Member Supplement" at Checkout for an additional cost of $75.


Discounted membership may be available to first time travelers. Please contact Heidi Knuff at heidi@sandiegodiplomacy.org for more information on membership or join here.  

What’s included

  • Select Accommodations
    6 or 9 nights in 4 Star/5 Star Premium Room or 3 Star/4 Star Standard Rooms
  • Airport Transfers
    Door-to-Door service for arrivals to Bogota (BOG) and departures from Medellin (MDE) or Cartagena (CTG)
  • Domestic Flights
    Flights within Colombia
  • Ground Transportation
    Private bus/van charters with air conditioning and water on-board
  • Expert Guiding
    Full-time tour leader, local guides and specialists for activities
  • Select Group Meals
    Group dining and culinary experiences at traditional and top restaurants (including beverages and tips)
  • Private Lectures
    Speaker series with local experts, diplomats, entrepreneurs and influencers
  • Unique Tours
    Tours and Guided Experiences with local English-speaking Guides
  • Admission Fees
    Entrance fees to all venues, museums or other activities
  • Travel Tips & Guidance
    Includes suggested flights for travel to/from Colombia
  • Airfare
    Flights to/from Colombia
  • Additional Meals/Drinks
    Additional meals not provided in itinerary or extra/upgraded drinks not included in group meals
  • Incidentals
    Individual hotel expenses (e.g., mini bar, room services, laundry)
  • Tips for Guides/Drivers
    Suggested tips for drivers and local guide(s)
  • COVID-related Expenses
    If applicable, fees for testing or other COVID safety measures or requirements
  • Travel Insurance
    Trip Cancellation Insurance

Available Packages

SEPT 29-OCT 5, 2022 Standard Rooms

Standard Accommodations for three (3) Nights in NH Pavilion Royal Bogota (or similar) & three (3) nights in NH Collection Medellin (or similar).  Price includes domestic flight BOG>MDE.   


Pricing noted is PER PERSON in Double Accommodations.  

Single Traveler supplement for 6 nights is $225 in Standard Accommodations.

*** Single Travelers please add-on "Single Supplement 6 Nights in Standard" *** 

$3,200
Deposit: $500
SEPT 29-OCT 5, 2022 Premium Rooms

Premium 4/5 Star Accommodations for three (3) Nights in Sofitel Victoria Bogota (or similar) & three (3) nights in Park 10 Medellin (or similar).  Price includes domestic flight BOG>MDE.  


Pricing noted is PER PERSON in Double Accommodations.  

Single Traveler supplement for 6 nights is $480 in Premium Accommodations.

*** Single Travelers please add-on "Single Supplement 6 Nights in Premium *** 

$3,500
Deposit: $500
SEPT 29-OCT 8, 2022 Standard Rooms

Standard Accommodations for three (3) Nights in NH Pavilion Royal Bogota, three (3) nights in   NH Collection Medellin and three (3) nights in NH Urban Royal Cartagena. Price includes domestic flights BOG-MDE & MDE-CTG.   


Pricing noted is PER PERSON in Double Accommodations.  

Single Traveler supplement for 9 nights is $355 in Standard Accommodations.

*** Single Travelers please add-on "Single Supplement 9 Nights in Standard" *** 

$4,055
Deposit: $650
SEPT 29-OCT 8, 2022 Premium Rooms

Premium 4/5 Star Accommodations for three (3) Nights in Sofitel Victoria Bogota (or similar), three (3) nights in  Park 10 Medellin (or similar) and three (3) nights in Charleston Santa Teresa Cartagena (or similar). Price includes domestic flights BOG>MDE & MDE>CTG.  


Pricing noted is PER PARTICIPANT in Double Accommodations.   

Single Traveler supplement for 9 nights is $900 in Premium Accommodations.

*** Single Travelers please add-on "Single Supplement 9 Nights in Premium" *** 

$4,625
Deposit: $650

Available options

Single Supplement 6 Nights in Standard
$225
Single Supplement 6 Nights in Premium
$480
Single Supplement 9 Nights in Standard
$355
Single Supplement 9 Nights in Premium
$900
Two Beds (double occupancy)
$0
SDDC Non-Member Supplement
$75
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Itinerary

Day 1 - Thurs, Sept 29
Welcome to Bogota! (D)

Upon arrival to El Dorado International Airport (BOG), participants will be greeted and escorted to your hotel. Your hotel is within walking distance of many fine restaurants, bars, shopping and entertainment in the trendy northern end of Bogota known as Zona T. This evening’s activities include a Welcome Reception followed by Dinner and Live Music.    

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CLE Abroad™ is a provider of bespoke educational travel programs around the world. Our unique programming coupled with cultural immersion offers memorable experiences and life-long learning for professionals and companions alike. CLE Abroad™ (CLEA) is a division of Travel de Novo LLC, a licensed California Seller of Travel (CST 2140365-40). Under the Seller of Travel Act, 100% of your customer funds are deposited into a business client trust account and can only be used to pay for your services.

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