HIGHLIGHTS OF COLOMBIA
Enjoy the marvelous capital of Colombia. Bogotá is the melting pot of Colombia where all the cultures from different regions of the country have a place.
Day 1: Bogota (- / - / -)
Arrival in the City of Bogotá, Assistance at the El Dorado International Airport and Transfer to the Hotel to carry out the respective Check in.
Overnight in Bogota
Day 2: Bogotá (B / L / -)
Breakfast at the Hotel. At the agreed time, the Panoramic City Tour through the historic center of Bogotá also called "La Candelaria" will begin, within which the Gold Museum will be visited, where about 34,000 pre-Hispanic gold pieces and more than 25,000 pre-Columbian objects will be seen. Later, you will visit the Casa de la Moneda y Donación Botero where works by the master Fernando Botero, internationally recognized Colombian in different artistic techniques such as painting, drawing and sculpture, are exhibited. The tour will end with a panoramic tour knowing the Setting of the Bolívar square (La Catedral Primada, La Casa de Nariño, El Palacio Liévano and El Palacio de Justicia), additionally you will have an experience making artisan ice cream with exotic fruits from Colombia based on an Ancestral indigenous technique, to finish the Ascent to Monserrate will be made, In the afternoon, return to the Hotel.
Includes: Entrance to the Gold Museum- Casa De La Moneda and Botero Donation, Monserrate Ascent,
Artisan Ice Cream Tasting, Lunch, Guide and private transportation, Local medical assistance card Important
Note: Gold Museum closed on Mondays, Mint and Botero Donation Closed on Tuesday
Overnight in Bogota
Day 3: Bogota - Medellin (B / L / -)
Breakfast at the Hotel. Transfer to El Dorado International Airport to take a flight (Not Included), to the city of Medellin.
Arrival and reception at the Jose Maria Córdoba International Airport from there you will start the City Tour
Visiting the main tourist sites of the city, San Antonio Park, San Ignacio Square, The traditional La Playa Avenue, The Sculpture Park, which contains more than 20 sculptures donated by Maestro Fernando Botero, El Parque de los Deseos and the Atanasio Girardot Sports Unit in addition to the remodeled Convention Center, the old Macarena Bullring. In addition, you will visit the traditional Pueblito Paisa, later you will move to the Poblado area, where you will visit the Poblado Park, Lleras Park and the Golden Mile, the financial and hotel heart of the city. Finally, there will be a visit to Commune 13, touring the Graffiti that highlight the places that have marked history, these murals have been made by different artists in the area, where they reveal the stories that move and inspire hope. The tour ends with a visit to the iconic Electric Stairs of Comuna 13 at the end of the transfer to the Hotel to carry out the respective Check in.
Includes: Transportation in a tourist vehicle, accompanying guide. Entrance to the Metro and Metro Cable and Graffitour, Lunch.
Overnight in Bogotá
Day 4: Medellin (B / L / -)
Breakfast at the hotel, later we will start our journey to the municipality of Peñol admiring the diversity of its architecture, knowing the replica of the original town, and reliving a little the colonial style. Later we will go to the majestic Piedra del Peñol a monolith of 220 meters high, the visit will continue to the town of Guatape famous for the details of the baseboards, drawings, and paintings in high relief with which the houses of the town are adorned. It will be done by Moto taxi and to finish you will visit the Peñol and Guatape reservoirs where you will be able to enjoy the contrast between green mountains and water mirrors. In the afternoon, return to the Hotel.
Includes: Private transportation, Guide, Motorcycle Taxi tour, Lunch, Local medical assistance card.
Does not include Ascent Piedra Peñol / Boat trip through the Peñol-Guatape reservoir.
Overnight in Medellin
Day 5: Medellin – Santa Marta (B / L / -)
Breakfast at the Hotel. Transfer to the Rio Negro International Airport to take a flight (Not Included), to the city of Santa Marta.
Once you reach the city of Santa Marta, you will start a tour of the city, passing through the main avenues and visiting Quinta de San Pedro Alejandrino, an old sugar mill where the liberator of the city spent his last days. Here you can see three different collections, the historical collection, the modern collection, and the botanical garden. Minor Basilica Cathedral, Gold Museum or Customs House, where the liberator Simón Bolívar was alive and dead, today is the gold museum. An extraordinary collection, which puts the cultural heritage in context and a beautiful, restored colonial house that invite you to explore the past and present of Santa Marta. At the end, transfer to the hotel to check in.
Includes: Entrance fees to the places described, Guide, private transportation, lunch and Local medical
Overnight in Santa Marta
Day 6: Santa Marta / Playa Naranjos (B / L / -)
Breakfast at the Hotel. Check out, later we will start our journey 45 minutes from Santa Marta we reach Cañaveral, from where the walk to Arrecifes begins through tropical forests with the presence of microclimates, birds and sometimes the joyful romp of squirrels and monkeys. After a 45-minute drive you will reach one of the most beautiful places in the country: Las Playas de Arrecifes, a place known for its extraordinary natural beauty. The walk continues through the beaches of Arenilla and the Natural Pool, then it reaches the beautiful beaches of Cabo San Juan.
Includes: Entrance fee to Tayrona National Natural Park, guide, transportation, lunch and medical Assistance.
At the end of our activity, we will move to our new accommodation hotel in Playa Naranjos, Check in and rest.
Overnight in Playa Naranjos
Day 7: Playa Naranjos (B / - / -)
Breakfast at the Hotel, free day to enjoy our accommodation hotel, a magical place that will allow us to enjoy its natural environment and admire its beautiful vegetation, take a walk along the mouth of the River of Stones, Surf Classes (Additional cost) or enjoy a relaxing massage (additional cost).
Overnight in Playas Naranjos
Day 8: Santa Marta (B / - / -)
Breakfast at the hotel at the agreed time will depart for the airport to the city or country of origin.
· Transfer Airport – Hotel – Airport
· 7nts Accommodation in First Class Hotels with daily breakfast
· Excursions as outlined in the itinerary
· Meals are indicated in itinerary
· Permanent assistance
· International or domestic airfare
· Services and non-mentioned meals/drinks in the itinerary
· Early check-in, late check-out, and hotel extras
· Personal expenses
· Tips for guides and hotel staff
· Pier Taxes in Cartagena USD 10 pp (subject to change).