Colombia Classic Tour

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9 Days
Private Tour
4 Star Hotel

Are you ready for a Colombia classic tour and enjoy a wonderful time in Colombia? These 9 days Colombia Classic Tour allows you to submerge yourself in the most known Colombian treasures. You start your journey by discovering Bogota, where is full of history and ancient architecture. We continue our adventure by flying to the Colombian coffee region to discover an authentic coffee farm. Visit Filandia, Salento & Cócora Valley. Fly to explore Medellin, El Peñol & Guatapé, and our final destination will be Cartagena and relaxing on Majagua Island beach.

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Day 1: Arrive in Bogotá – Welcome to Colombia

Welcome to Bogotá! You will be picked up at El Dorado Airport by our prepared private transportation service and taken to your hotel. You can relax during your approximately 30-45 minutes drive to your hotel. On the way to your hotel, your English-speaking guide can give you all the recommendations you may like in order to get the most of your stay in Colombia. Bogotá is a diverse and multicultural city with a blend of modern and colonial architecture. The predominant colors in Bogotá are the green of the city’s many parks and the eastern mountains overlooking the sanctuaries of Monserrate and Guadalupe. (Hotel: Hotel Wyndham Bogotá or similar)

Day 2: Discover Bogotá & The Salt Cathedral (B, L)

Early in the morning, you will enjoy the Colonial Downtown of Bogotá. Visit the Colón Theater, San Carlos Palace, San Ignacio Church, Nariño Presidential Palace, Bolívar Square, City Hall, and the Cathedral. Also, enjoy a visit to the Museo de Oro (Gold Museum).
After you have experienced these treasures of the city, you will enjoy a wonderful view of a cable car ride to Monserrate hill.
*Please take note that the Gold Museum is closed on Mondays. We do not operate Monserrate on Sundays due to the number of devotees visiting the hill this day. Instead, we visit the Botero Museum.

Transfer to the town of Zipaquirá located 49 kilometers from Bogotá. On the way, panoramic view of the Sabana countryside and El Puente del Común. Upon arrival, we will have a preferential entrance to the Salt Cathedral of Zipaquirá considered the first wonder of Colombia. Inside we will visit the stations of the Cross, the Dome, the Narthez labyrinth, and the three naves. After visiting the mine, a short city tour around the colonial town of Zipaquirá. (Hotel: Hotel Wyndham Bogotá or similar)

Day 3: Fly To The Coffee Region & Discover An Authentic Coffee Farm (B)

Located in the department of Quindío in the village of El Caimo, Hacienda la Morelia is the producer of La Morelia Coffee, known in the department for its quality. This coffee is exported to European and Asian countries and during this experience, you can learn the whole coffee process to the final product. You will have a tasting of different coffee preparations and technical tasting on the tour.
You will be welcomed with a delicious coffee while we have the introduction to the coffee process, the interactive tour through the coffee plantations, visit the Beneficiadero, threshing, roasting, and packing coffee. We return to the main house where we will have a cup of coffee and you will enjoy a demonstration of the barista, during this time, you can drink any unlimited coffee from your preference. (Hotel: Hotel Wyndham Bogotá or similar)

Day 4: Filandia, Salento & Cócora Valley  (B, L)

You will be picked up at your hotel by your tour guide. You will be transferred to private service to Filandia. There, we’ll take a tour through the colonial streets and we’ll visit the Quindío viewpoint. (Note: The Quindio viewpoint is closed every Monday and every Tuesday when Monday is a holiday in Colombia).
Next, we’ll have a stop in a basketry workshop and you’ll enjoy a typical lunch with a non-alcoholic beverage and dessert in a local restaurant. After the Gastronomic experience, you’ll discover the beautiful Cocora Valley and you will enjoy its beautiful landscape.
First, you’ll have a welcome cocktail “Canelazo” and with the assistance of a specialist eco guide, we´ll be ready to start the introduction to the natural reserve of Cocora. Then, you will be transferred to the fog’s forest watching the biodiversity of fauna and flora, there you’ll find the highest wax palm of the world and we’ll connect with the earth by doing a special ritual planting some palms.
Then, we’ll go to the typical village of Salento, where you’ll have a walking tour visiting its colonial streets, craft workshops, and the viewpoint.
In the end, we will take you back to your hotel. (Hotel: Hotel Wyndham Bogotá or similar)

Day 5: Fly & Explore Medellin (B)

You will be picked up at the airport by our prepared private transportation service and taken to your hotel. You can relax during your approximately 30-45 minutes drive to your hotel. You will enjoy a panoramic tour where you can appreciate some of the places with the greatest touristic attraction and social impact of the city will follow, including The Nutibara Hill at the top of which is a replica of a typical Antioquia village, The Botanical Garden, The Explora Park, The Park of Desires, The Barefoot Park, Ruta N Innovation and Technology Center. Lastly, we will visit Botero Square where 23 outdoor bronze sculptures by Colombian Master Fernando Botero are exhibited and The Antioquia Museum. In the end, you will return to your hotel. (Hotel: Díez Hotel or similar)

Day 6: El Peñol & Guatapé (B, L)

Today, you will be going through the municipality of Peñol until reaching Guatapé, The most colorful town in Colombia. Guatapé offers a peaceful break from the city, while also featuring a stunning panoramic view of nature and the surrounding scenery from the top of its hill.
Start with the beautiful view of the reservoir that provides 30% of the energy of Colombia and has an extension of 64 km2. Visit the Rock of Guatapé which is approximately 220 meters high, and optionally with additional cost, you can climb 649 steps until you reach the viewpoint with a 360-degree view of the Guatapé reservoir and its neighboring lands.
Then, you will be transferred to Guatapé, the most colorful town in Colombia. It is also one of the most colorful towns in the world. In fact, you’d have to try pretty hard to find a street in Guatapé that wasn’t worthy of being admired and photographed!
Enjoy a walk through the streets, where a specialized guide will inform you about the history of typical houses, its ¨zocalos¨, and this unique culture. (Hotel: Díez Hotel or similar)

Day 7: Fly and Discover Cartagena (B)

Today, you will be picked up at your hotel in the Tayrona Area and you will be taken to your hotel in Cartagena. Relax in car service during your approximately 4-5 hours drive, enjoy beautiful landscapes during your road trip.  The reason the city is designed like a fortress is that it was the principal shipping port of gold from the New World back to Spain. The stone ramparts helped protect it from countless pirate attacks, including from the most famous of all: Sir Francis Drake. On top of this history, you will visit myriad plazas, the church and the monastery of San Pedro Claver, the Basilica Minor cathedral, and you’ll stroll along narrow cobbled streets lined with colonial houses featuring bougainvilia-draped balconies.
Visit the modern neighborhoods of Bocagrande and Manga. You will see the contrast between modern architecture and the beauty of the old houses from the twentieth century. Then, you will visit the Castle where the Spaniards sought to protect the city from the attacks of the English in the seventeenth century, “El Castillo De San Felipe de Barajas”.(Hotel: Hotel La Artillería Boutique or similar)

Day 8: Majagua Island (B, L)

Indulge yourself in the warm, crystal waters of the Caribbean. You will be picked up from your hotel and taken to the Pier. The Rosario Islands are an archipelago made up of 27 islands, located 45 minutes from Cartagena in a National Park on the Colombian Caribbean coast. They are only about an hour from the beautiful city of Cartagena. Beautiful, diverse, and well worth a visit, for a day or even longer.
The Rosario Islands are an integral part of one of Colombia’s most important national parks. The only park in the country that is primarily underwater. As such, the islands and surrounding waters are remarkably well preserved and protected, meaning that you can enjoy their wonders as nature intended.
San Pedro de Majagua Island, Cartagena: Enjoy lunch at San Pedro de Majagua, located on Isla Grande and owes its name to Pierre Daguet, a French painter who in 1955 created his house and studio there. You’ll enjoy coral beaches and a variety of fauna of the reef, ideal for relaxing and swimming. (Hotel: Hotel La Artillería Boutique or similar)

Day 9: Depart Cartagena (B)

It’s time to say goodbye to Colombia! Enjoy your last morning in Cartagena with a leisurely breakfast and walk along the sea. A representative will meet you at your hotel and drive you to the airport for your connecting flight home.
Come again!

Specification: Colombia Classic Tour

Duration 9 Days
Accommodation 4 Star Hotel
Tour Style Private
Flights International flights are NOT included
Language English
Airport Transfer Drop-Off, Pickup
Transport Airconditioned Vehicle, Domestic Flight
Meals Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner as per itineraries
Visa NOT Included
Insurance NOT included
Other Inclusions Tour Guide, Tickets & Entry Fees

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