Colombian Coffee & Cartagena

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Quick Overview

This example itinerary takes you face to face with the Colombia’s essential destination highlights. From Bogota’s captivating historical highlights to the enticing aromas of the Coffee Region’s Arabica roast and Cartagena’s magical colonial architecture will have you wanting to stay or come back to experience even more. Throughout the region, Colombians are regarded as the friendliest population and today stands as the true gem of South America, far-removed from the clichéd image that it has held for decades around the world.

Itinerary Brief

Days 1-3

Bogota

  • Guided tour of the historical highlights of Bogota.
  • Panoramic view of the city and Andes from the summit Monserrate.
  • Discover Bogota’s vibrant gastronomy scene in the Zona G.

Staying in the heart of the city in the historic center of La Candelaria, you’ll quickly discover the contrasts of Colombia’s capital from its modern high-rise buildings to its colonial charm. Rich in culture and packed with restaurants, coffee shops and tree-lined plazas; making your way through this historic city with your local guide will provide you with an endless list of travel memories. From seeing the sprawling city below from the top of Monserrate to dining in the city’s best local restaurants and visiting the famous Gold Museum among many others; Bogota is one of the most exciting destinations in South America! Change the experience under the Itinerary tab to combine Bogota with the colonial town of Villa de Leyva and include a visit to the Zipaquira Salt Cathedral along the way.

Days 3-5

Pereira

  • A unique coffee-making experience at a local coffee farm.
  • Visit the stunning Cocora Valley in a traditional Willy Jeep.
  • Stay in an authentic hacienda surrounded by coffee plantations.

Known worldwide for its rich, full-bodied coffee, the Zona Cafetera is centered around the towns of Pereira and Armenia. From staying at a traditional coffee hacienda to tasting the freshness of the delicious roasts and waking up to the smell of coffee from the surrounding plantations; this is a coffee-lover’s dream! Visiting local coffee towns such as Salento, planting your own Quindio Palm Tree and, exploring the stunning rolling hillsides of the Cocora Valley; Colombia’s Coffee Triangle is both an authentic and heart-warming experience. Change the experience under the Itinerary tab to combine the Coffee Region with Medellin or even Colombia’s Caribbean Coast.

Days 5-7

Cartagena de Indias

  • Explore the historic walled-city of Cartagena with a local guide.
  • Experience the lively Afro-Caribbean culture and cuisine in Cartagena.
  • Watch the sunset over the Caribbean Sea with a refreshing cocktail.

Immerse yourself in the Caribbean city of Cartagena which epitomizes Colombia’s energy, culture and history. A stunning walled city with charming cobblestone streets and colorful buildings with flower-filled balconies, Cartagena shows off some of South America’s best preserved colonial architecture. Colombia’s cultural gem and Caribbean romanticism awaits your arrival! Change the experience under the Itinerary tab to combine Cartagena with Santa Marta and the Tayrona National Park.

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