Colombia

With its beautiful landscapes, historic architecture, vibrant culture and abundant sunshine, Colombia is a stunning South American destination that should definitely be on your radar.

From modern cities, handsome colonial towns and remote villages to sunny beaches, lush jungles and the forest-clad peaks of the Andes; the diversity of environments and experiences on offer is incredible.

Discover culture, cuisine and an exciting blend of architecture in the vibrant capital of Bogotá; and walk through picturesque countryside to the village of Villa de Leyva, one of Colombia's most beautiful colonial towns.

Head to Montenegro to experience the lush beauty of Colombia's coffee growing region; discover the faded beauty, sleepy ambiance and World Heritage Listed colonial centre of Mompox; and explore the sandy beaches, bays and coral reefs of Tayrona National Park.

Then finish your adventure on a high note in the romantic city of Cartagena, a photogenic fairytale of churches, cobblestoned streets and colonial buildings painted in candy colours, set on the gorgeous beaches of Colombia's Caribbean coast.

Our unique Colombian Cultural Adventure itinerary has been designed to take in both the country's key highlights and its lesser-visited wonders - perfect for the adventurous traveller who is yearning for an emerging, uncrowded destination.

Join us as we explore the highlights of Colombia!

 

Authentic experiences

Travelling under your own steam is one of the most rewarding ways to discover a destination and our adventures allow you to do just that. Embark on some of the continent's most iconic trekking, climb the 1200 steps to reach the Lost City of Teyuna and soak up the spectacular jungle scenery that the varied terrain offers as you gain a realistic perspective of Colombia's cultural and geographic diversity.

Ultimate value

Our trips offer exceptional value for money featuring good quality, centrally located hotels and private transportation. We aim to incorporate as many inclusions as possible in the tour cost such as most meals, entrance and permit fees, excursions and transfers.

Leaders in responsible travel

Responsible travel practice is at the heart of our travel in Colombia. When you book one of our adventures you're supporting true sustainability in the protection of local communities, natural environments and wildlife.

Experienced local guides

Our professional and passionate local guides are what make your experience special as they take you off the beaten track and into the heart of Colombian culture. Their extensive knowledge and willingness to share it with you will leave you impressed as they reveal a genuine insight into their homeland.


 

Support of local economies

We employ Colombian tour guides throughout our program, and use guides specifically from the region for excursions so they can showcase their territory. For example, on our Lost City Trek we employ indigenous guides from the Wiwa community.

Cultural preservation

We work alongside local communities to learn more about the richness of their culture and traditions so we can interweave such experiences into our itineraries, aiming for genuine encounters that bring benefit to the local community.

Employee welfare focus

Our employees receive a fixed-term contract and a stable fixed salary. We select porters to employ on our treks from a local partner based on the fair wage they are paid and safe working conditions they adhere to.


Hotels

In cities or large towns you will be accommodated in 3 to 4 star properties that are centrally located, atmospheric and reliable.

Lodges

Our lodges provide comfortable accommodation that is well maintained and with good facilities.

Inns/guesthouses

We use quality inns that have been handpicked for their charm. They are not luxury inns however we ensure they offer you a truly authentic experience.



A custom made itinerary is the ultimate way to see the world how YOU want. They are created especially for you, giving you complete freedom to choose what you want to see, where you want to go and when you want to do it. If you love our current itineraries but want to customise it privately as a couple, a group of friends, family, club, business or school, you have the freedom to add or remove as many elements as you like to suit the interests of your group. Alternatively, you can start with a blank canvas and create a new and exciting itinerary from scratch! Our well-travelled consultants can give you firsthand suggestions and eliminate any uncertainty with trip planning to ensure you maximise the quality of your experience and get truly off the beaten track. Simply email, phone or visit us to start planning your dream adventure.



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