Culture & Archaeology of Colombia (14 Days)

Experience the heart and soul of Colombia with our captivating two-week journey. From the vibrant streets of Medellín to the lush green mountains of the coffee region, and onward to the archaeological wonders of San Agustín and Tierradentro, this trip unveils the rich cultural tapestry and natural beauty of Colombia's interior.

Ideal for travellers seeking a blend of outdoor and cultural experiences, this adventure offers it all, from hiking in the Andes to salsa dancing with locals and horseback riding in the desert.

Day 1: Arrive in Medellín

Your journey begins in Medellín, a city with a tumultuous past that has transformed into a thriving, modern metropolis. Explore its picturesque neighbourhoods, dine a trendy restaurant, and soak in the vibrant local culture.

Day 2: Medellín City Tour & Metrocable Experience

Discover Medellín's innovative urban projects, including a ride on the iconic metrocable. Witness the city's remarkable transformation and savour a typical Paisa lunch.

Day 3: Day Trip to Guatapé, Hike La Piedra Rock

Venture to the lakeside town of Guatapé, known for its colourful buildings. Hike to the top of La Piedra Rock for breath-taking views.

Day 4: Fly to Armenia, Visit Salento, Overnight on a Coffee Farm

Fly to Armenia and explore the charming colonial town of Salento. Spend the night on a coffee farm, learning about coffee production and tasting the finest brews.

Day 5: Valle de Cocora Hike

Embark on a hike through the lush Valle de Cocora, home to towering wax palms and stunning cloud forests.

Day 6: Tour Salento, Explore the Coffee Triangle

Explore Salento's colonial streets and visit coffee farms in the Coffee Triangle, immersing yourself in the region's rich culture and flavours.

Day 7: Transfer to Cali, Salsa Lesson & Nightlife

Travel to Cali, the salsa capital of Colombia. Learn the art of salsa dancing and experience the city's vibrant nightlife.

Day 8: Transfer to Popayán, Explore

Visit Popayán, a well-preserved colonial city known for its beautiful architecture and gastronomy. Explore its historic centre and savour local cuisine.

Days 9-10: Transfer to San Agustín, Tour the Archaeological Park

Journey to San Agustín, home to an archaeological park featuring pre-Columbian statues and megalithic sculptures. Explore the mysterious statues and burial sites of San Agustín Archaeological Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Days 11-12: Transfer to Tierradentro, Tour the Archaeological Park

Travel to Tierradentro, another UNESCO-protected site known for its underground tombs and archaeological wonders. Discover the painted underground burial chambers of Tierradentro Archaeological Park, a unique archaeological treasure.

Day 13: Transfer to Neiva, Explore Tatacoa Desert

Visit the Tatacoa Desert on horseback, riding through a rugged landscape rich in fossils. Explore its unique rock formations and enjoy stargazing in the evening.

Day 14: Fly to Bogotá, Depart

Return to Bogotá and bid farewell to Colombia with leisurely activities and last-minute souvenirs before your departure.

Embark on this immersive journey through Colombia's interior, where adventure and culture blend seamlessly. Book your trip today and explore the heartland of Colombia.

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