COLOMBIA - COFFEE, COAST AND ESCOBAR
Variety is the word
COLOMBIA – COFFEE, COAST AND ESCOBAR
BOGOTA, COFFEE TRIANGLE, MEDELLIN, CARTAGENA
10 Days

Colombia offers a unique mix of cultures, traditions and extraordinary people all keen to welcome you and proudly show off their rejuvenated country. It has coasts on the Pacific and Atlantic oceans, and we all know it is a prime coffee growing region. Recent history is in focus too in Medellin, once the most dangerous city in the world. Whether you want to track the country’s enormous changes, or curiously explore the life and location of Pablo Escobar, Medellin is now eager and ready to welcome you with open (and unarmed) arms.

This journey takes you from Colombia’s thriving capital, through the coffee heartland to the history of Pablo Escobar in Medellin. The its time to hit the coast and embrace the charm of Cartagena.

Tour Highlights
  • BOGOTA
  • COFFEE TRIANGLE
  • CLOUD FOREST
  • GUIDED TOURING THROUGH COFFEE PROCESSING
  • MEDELLIN
  • SPEICAL PABLO ESCOBAR TOUR
  • CARTAGENA
Tour Information
  • Where
    :

    Colombia, South America

  • When
    :

    Year Round

  • What
    :

    Nature, History and Culture

Itinerary

Arrive in Bogota and transfer to hotel.

Morning city tour.

Fly to Pereira in the coffee region. Transfer to your traditional hacienda in the lush green hills.

Travel through the central mountains to Parque Nacional de los Nevados and head into the cloud forest to enjoy the vast array of birdlife. Visit a trout farm for a traditional meal of smoked trout before
visiting the old villages of Salento and Filandia, soaking up the regional atmosphere and maybe even a local spirit.

Visit coffee plantations to follow the process from harvest to cup in one of the world’s best coffee regions, before a transfer to Medellin.

In the early 90s the hunt for Pablo Escobar was at its peak. Visit some of the emblematic sights of Pablo Escobars life in Medellín. Start at his old house, now a ruin in one of the most fancy areas of town. Visit the “Virgin of the murders”, where they prayed before every crime and learn why he was so popular. Visit the former prison built for him, and finish at his grave to
understand why people still bring him flowers.

Transfer to the airport and fly to Cartagena. Transfer to your hotel then be guided through the sights of town, starting with a panoramic view of the city from the Monasterio and Iglesia de La Popa. Then explore the old city and the handicraft zone. After lunch visit the city’s colonial district, the Gold Museum, and the Inquisition Palace.

Take the day to wander at leisure exploring the city.

Transfer to the airport for your onward journey.

Pricing and Inclusions
Prices per person twin share
    FROM
    TWIN $2,772
    SINGLE $3,972
INCLUDES
    • Arrival and departure transfers from airport/hotels
    • Good quality, well located hotels.
    • Breakfast daily. Other meals as listed.
    • English speaking guided touring.
    • Prepayable entrance fees
    • 24 hour assistance by our trusted partners in each country.

    Prices shown are ‘from’ prices and are subject to availability
    and seasonal price increases.

    Prices are valid to end March 2018

    We do not include flights as we can often include some with your International ticket to save you money. We’ll explain this and give you the best options when we chat.

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