Highlights of Colombia

Our Insider Experience

Embark on a 10-day Colombian odyssey, blending cultural marvels and hidden gems. Start in Bogotá, exploring its art scene and historic districts. Move to Armenia for the mesmerizing Salt Cathedral and a coffee farm adventure. Finally, let Cartagena’s charm captivate you with city tours, island retreats, and mangrove explorations. This curated journey promises diverse landscapes and vibrant experiences, from the heights of Bogotá to the coffee-scented hills and the coastal allure of Cartagena. Unveil the heart of Colombia in an unforgettable adventure.

From EUR  3.588

Tour Details

Specification: Highlights of Colombia




10 Days


Every other Wednesday

Group Size

16 (Maximum)

Tour Type

Small Group Journey

Trip Grading



Daily Breakfast


2 Dinners, 7 Lunches


4-Star Hotels


Per Person in Double Room


With 2 Persons

SKU IJDB-SGJ-60-2023 / 2024 Category Tags , ,
Welcome to Colombia! Immerse yourself in the dynamic energy of Bogotá, Colombia’s capital and largest city. A melting pot of diverse cultures from across the country, Bogotá seamlessly blends the old and the modern. This vibrant fusion creates an ideal destination offering a tapestry of history, entertainment, gastronomy, culture, and business. Upon arrival at El Dorado airport, a warm reception awaits, followed by a seamless transfer to the hotel for registration and accommodation. Cap off your arrival with a delightful Welcome Dinner, a perfect moment to connect with fellow travellers and set the tone for the exciting journey ahead.

Meals included:
  • Welcome dinner
  • Embark on a captivating exploration of Bogotá, starting with a visit to the Sanctuary of Monserrate nestled in the eastern hills, soaring to 3150 meters above sea level. Ascend to the hill’s pinnacle via a funicular or cable car, reaching the city’s significant pilgrimage site and enjoying breathtaking views. Venture through the picturesque stone streets of La Candelaria, stopping at Chorro de Quevedo to absorb the diverse contrasts of the historic center and delve into Bogotá’s rich history. Continue your journey to the Gold Museum, showcasing a remarkable collection of indigenous gold artefacts, concluding with a visit to the iconic Plaza de Bolívar. This city tour promises a day of discovery and cultural immersion.

    Meals included:
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch

  • Insider Experiences:
  • Cable car to the highest part of Bogota for nice viewpoints and visit of the Sanctuary of Monserrate
  • Visit of La Candelaria
  • Visit of the Chorro de Quevedo
  • Visit of the Gold Museum
  • Step into the enchanting “Catedral del Sal” in Colombia! Immerse yourself in a captivating journey through the awe-inspiring underground world of this extraordinary salt cathedral. Marvel at its breathtaking architecture and profound spiritual significance, creating an unforgettable experience. Following this remarkable tour, we’ll ensure your smooth transfer to the airport. From there, catch your flight to the charming city of Armenia, nestled amid lush coffee plantations. Prepare to extend your Colombian adventure in this beautiful destination. Let the magic of Colombia’s cultural richness and natural wonders embrace you as you embark on this extraordinary journey.

    Meals included:
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch

  • Insider Experiences:
  • Unique – Visit of the Catedral del Sal of Zipaquira
  • In Colombia, the heart of coffee beckons, and it’s a must to explore the impressive Coffee Cultural Landscape, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. This region promises a unique experience, inviting you to delve into landscapes that are postcard-perfect, capturing the essence of mountains and verdant coffee plantations. Hop into a Jeep Willys, a typical vehicle of the region, for an adventure through the most beautiful and authentic coffee towns. Visit a traditional hacienda where you can savour a cup of coffee while taking in panoramic views, or opt for a guided walk through the coffee plantations. Knowledgeable experts will unravel the coffee-making process, engaging your senses in an immersive journey through Colombia’s coffee-rich terrain.

    Meals included:
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch

  • Insider Experiences:
  • Tour in Jeep Willys
  • Visit of typical hacienda
  • Taste – Visit of a coffee plantation involving the senses
  • Embark on a journey that unfolds the natural wonders of the Cócora Valley, nestled in the central mountain range of the Colombian Andes. This captivating landscape is home to Colombia’s national tree, the Quindío wax palm (Ceroxylon quindiuense), and boasts a diverse array of flora and fauna. Following this, venture to Filandia, a charming town where natural viewpoints, native forests, and vibrant streets create a picturesque setting. Concluding the day’s adventure, head to Salento, celebrated for its colourful houses and flower-adorned balconies—a testament to its Antioquian colonization heritage. This tour promises a delightful exploration of Colombia’s enchanting and characteristic coffee region.

    Meals included:
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch

  • Insider Experiences:
  • Visit of the Cócora Valley
  • Visit of the town of Filandia
  • Visit of the town of Salento
  • Our day includes a smooth transfer to Pereira for your flight to Cartagena, the captivating gem of the Caribbean. This seamless journey involves transfers to and from the airports in Pereira and Cartagena, ensuring a hassle-free transition from departure to arrival at your hotel.

    Meals included:
  • Breakfast
  • Today we’ll explore the city of Cartagena. Tailored for history enthusiasts, this tour unravels the battles, notable figures, and significant events that shaped Colombia’s heroic past. Our informative journey includes a panoramic tour of Manga, Bocagrande, and the historic San Felipe fort, providing a comprehensive insight into the rich tapestry of Colombian history.

    Meals included:
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch

  • Insider Experiences:
  • Guided city tour of Cartagena
  • Panoramic tour of Maga, Bocagrande and the fort of San Felipe
  • Discover the captivating allure of Islas del Rosario, embraced by a crystalline sea in myriad hues, pristine white sand beaches, and stunning coral reefs. Immerse yourself in an unforgettable experience marked by excellent service and genuine hospitality. Following breakfast, embark on a seamless transfer to the pier, where a boat awaits to transport you to the enchanting Rosario Islands, setting the stage for a day of exploration and relaxation in this picturesque paradise.

    Meals included:
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch

  • Insider Experiences:
  • Unique – Day trip to the Rosario Islands
  • Following breakfast, we’ll transfer to La Boquilla, a charming fishing village. Here, you’ll join a local fisherman on an immersive journey through the serene Ciénaga de Juan Polo, located a mere 15 minutes from the heart of Cartagena de Indias. Enjoy a magical walk among the natural tunnels of mangroves, experiencing the exuberance of this tranquil reservoir firsthand. As the day concludes, savour the culmination of your journey with a special farewell dinner in the evening—a fitting celebration for the last day of this remarkable trip.

    Meals included:
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Farewell Dinner

  • Insider Experiences:
  • Social – Encounter with a fisherman in La Boquilla
  • Walk through the mangrove of Ciénaga de Juan Polo
  • Canoe tour
  • After breakfast at the hotel, conclude your memorable journey with a private transfer to the airport, ensuring a seamless transition as you board your flight homeward.

    Meals included:
  • Breakfast
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    Wednesday, 22 November 2023Friday, 1 December 202335884648
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