Colombia Highlights

From Bogota to Bogota
  • Colombia
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Tour Description

Discover Colombia on our 7 day journey. With it's breathtaking landscape, you will be captivated by Colombia’s wonderful architecture, natural beauty, pristine coastlines, dense & wild Amazonian forests, & rich colonial history.

Your tour starts in Colombia's capital city Bogota, a high altitude mix of colonial-era landmarks and an exciting, modern metropolis. On a day tour of Bogota you will visit the original Plaza Mayor, central Cathedral, Palacio de Justicia and museums. Continue on to Cartagena, a UNESCO world heritage site on Colombia's northern coast. Embark on a city tour which encompasses the historic gems of Cartagena and takes in a local handicraft market. Finally a boat trip to the national park, Rosario Island for some snorkeling in the perfect blue waters, or simply just some relaxation & scrumptious local food. The area is a jewel on the Colombian coast with impressive marine life and beautiful beaches flanked by tropical forests.

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Tour Itinerary

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Day 1
Bogota

Arrive Bogota any time. Transfer to your hotel.

Day 2
Bogota

This morning you will embark on your private city tour of Bogota. Rich in history, there is many beautiful architectural buildings to be seen. We will cover highlights such as Plaza de Bolivar which was used for civil & military purposes, Museo Botero, a lovely colonial house filled with famous artist’s works such as Picasso, Renoir, Dali Matisse, Monet & Giacometti. Then we visit Museo del Oro, with its exhibition of some 32,000 pieces of gold & 20,000 stones, ceramics & textiles – a museum internationally known which opened in 1939. The afternoon is at leisure for you to enjoy & explore on your own, with many more museums to be explored.

Day 3
Bogota Cartagena

Today we will take you to the airport for your onward flight to Cartagena. Cartagena is located on Colombia’s northern coast. It was granted a UNECSO World Heritage site in 1984. Full of history, amazing architecture, cobbled streets & beautiful plazas & churches, it’s like stepping back in time.
Upon arrival we will transfer you to your hotel.

Day 4
Cartagena

Embark on our panoramic city tour of Cartagena. Starting at the Monasterio & Iglesia se La Popa, we will continue to the San Felipe fortress, built on San Lazaro hill to defend the city from pirate attacks. Stoll around the fortress & learn about the castle, with its tunnels, passage ways & underground galleries. Heading to the Old City known as Ciudad Vieja, we will visit the Church of San Pedro Claver, which was built in the XVII century. And tour would not be complete without a visit to the local handicraft market area of Bovedas. Wonder around the beautiful archways, built in to the city walls, which were used until the 1700’s to house armaments, then later as a prison in the XIX century.

Day 5
Cartagena

Full Day to Rosario Island & Baru with Lunch.
We travel by boat to the Archipelago “Islas del Rosario”. 45km southeast (approx. 1 hour), from Cartagena. The boat departs around 8am & heads to the national park. You will love the beauty that is on offer with its coral reefs & clear blue waters; enjoy the marine fauna that you will see along the way. Costal Lagoons, Mangroves & tropical forests are all to be explored. Free time in the afternoon for a snorkel & relaxation. Lunch is served during the tour. Departing around 4pm, we head back to mainland & transfer to your hotel.

Day 6
Cartagena Bogota

Enjoy breakfast at your hotel. Depart any time. Transfer to the airport is included.

What’s Included

Accommodation
  • Included Copy 20 6 nights accommodation in standard hotels
  • Included Copy 31 Hotel upgrades available
Food
  • Included Copy 20 Daily breakfast
  • Included Copy 20 1 lunch
Fees & Services
  • Included Copy 20 Transfers & tours on a private basis
  • Included Copy 20 Includes internal flights
  • Included Copy 20 Tours with professional English speaking guide on a private basis unless otherwise stated
  • Included Copy 20 Airport transfers where stated
  • Included Copy 31 Extend your stay – This tour can be customized to suit your requirements
Transportation
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Activities

  • Included Half Day Bogota Tour
  • Included Half Day Cartagena Tour
  • Included Full Day Rosario Island & Baru Tour
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Duration

7 days

Price from

$1,160 USD

Per person, twin share

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