From the Amazon to the Caribbean


Trip description

You will start your stay with a total immersion in the heart of the Amazonian jungle in a magnificent ecolodge, you will then discover the coffee area hosted by a farming family, and you will end your trip by the Caribbean coast and its sublime beaches. Private transport and local guide.

Découvrez l'agence :
Colombia Autentica


17 days

From : €1,650.00*

Day 1: ARRIVAL IN BOGOTA

Day 2: BOGOTA

Day 3: Departure to Amazonia

Day 4: In the heart of the Amazon - Calanoa Reserve

Day 5: In the heart of the Amazon - Calanoa Reserve

Day 6: Departure to Salento

Day 7: COCORA VALLEY AND ACAIME RESERVE

Day 8: Discovery of the culture of the coffee zone hosted by a producer family

Day 9: Discovery of the culture of the coffee zone hosted by a producer family

Day 10: Medellin

Day 11: Guided tour of the historic centre and Comuna 13

Day 12: Guatape and El Penol

Day 13: Cartagena de Indias

Day 14: The Rosario Islands

Day 15: The Rosario Islands

Day 16: Return to Cartagena de Indias

Day 17: Return

Day 1 : ARRIVAL IN BOGOTA

Le centre historique de Bogotá.

Bogotá, is perched at an altitude of 2600 m in the heart of the Andes mountain range. With its 9,000,000 inhabitants, it is the political, economic and cultural capital of the country. It is a cosmopolitan city with a vibrant cultural life. It is also one of the most important centres of Latin American gastronomy. The Candelaria district: A haven of peace. An island in the centre of the capital with its narrow streets to stroll through and its colonial buildings with a nonchalant look.

Upon arrival at the airport you will be met by a driver from Colombia Autentica.

Private transfer to your hotel in the historical centre of Bogotá (Transport: 40 min)

Accommodation: Hotel Casa de la Vega




Day 2 : BOGOTA

Le nord de Bogota depuis le mirador de la Torre Colpatria.

Explore the capital in complete freedom. A day's walk through Bogotá's historic centre. Very lively and cultural district where many artists live. Visit the fabulous Gold Museum, the Botero Foundation and Simon Bolivar Square. Ascent of Mount Serrata by cable car with a breathtaking view of the city of Bogotá.

Optional: guided tour in French

 Accommodation: Hotel Casa de la Vega




Day 3 : Departure to Amazonia

Foret amazonienne.

Private transfer to Bogota airport and flight to Leticia
On arrival at the airport you will be met by a local guide from the Calanoa Reserve.

You will travel up the Amazon River for an hour before reaching the Calanoa Nature Reserve in the heart of the Amazon jungle. 


Dinner and accommodation at the Calanoa Reserve




Day 4 : In the heart of the Amazon - Calanoa Reserve

Pont au-dessus du Río Mocoa, Putumayo.

During your stay in the Calanoa Reserve, you will have a local guide at your disposal all day long. You will discover the Amazonian jungle through numerous activities (kayak tour, observation of the fauna and flora, jungle trekking, visit of an Indian village, piranha fishing...). You will be accommodated in one of the most beautiful ecolodge in Colombia in the heart of the Amazon jungle.
Full board stay with local guide. Optional English speaking guide.


Accommodation: Calanoa ecolodge




Day 5 : In the heart of the Amazon - Calanoa Reserve

Dans la jungle, Chocó.

During your stay in the Calanoa Reserve, you will have a local guide at your disposal all day long. You will discover the Amazonian jungle through numerous activities (kayak tour, observation of the fauna and flora, jungle trekking, visit of an Indian village, piranha fishing...). You will be accommodated in one of the most beautiful ecolodge in Colombia in the heart of the Amazon jungle.
Full board stay with local guide. Optional English speaking guide.


Accommodation: Calanoa ecolodge




Day 6 : Departure to Salento

Jeep Willys chargée de sacs de café.

Your guide will take you to Leticia Airport. Flight to Pereira with a stopover in Bogota.
Private transfer from Pereira to the small village of Salento.

Salento is a beautiful village with the typical architectural style of the coffee triangle. Here you will discover a warm and proud people as well as the history of coffee farming. From Salento you can go on excursions to the Cocora Valley.

Accommodation: Hotel Casa de las 2 Palmas




Day 7 : COCORA VALLEY AND ACAIME RESERVE

Valle de Cocora, Salento.

The Cocora Valley is a beautiful valley located in the heart of the "zona cafetera". It is home to a tree that is the symbol of Colombia and endemic to this valley: the Palma de Cera, a very tall, century-old palm tree. You will discover this beautiful valley during a hike that will take you to the Acaime reserve where you will observe hummingbirds and enjoy a good coffee.

Free hike in the Cocora valley

Accommodation: Hotel Casa de las 2 Palmas




Day 8 : Discovery of the culture of the coffee zone hosted by a producer family

EL VALLE DE COCORA

Private transfer from Salento to the small village of La Cuchilla del Salado near Manizales.

You will spend two days immersed in the daily life of a coffee-growing family housed in a traditional farm. Duwi and his family will welcome you into their home as friends and introduce you to their region and culture. You will discover the art of growing coffee, visit a traditional market, the coffee cooperative of Manizales and the small village of La Cuchilla del Salado. You will take a beautiful walk through the beautiful and hilly landscapes of the coffee area, play Tejo (a local kind of petanque) with your hosts, learn how to cook Tamal, a typical dish of the region in a cooking workshop and have a good time sharing and exchanging with Duwi and his family.




Day 9 : Discovery of the culture of the coffee zone hosted by a producer family

Séchage du café, Antioquia.

Private transfer from Salento to the small village of La Cuchilla del Salado near Manizales.

You will spend two days immersed in the daily life of a coffee-growing family housed in a traditional farm. Duwi and his family will welcome you into their home as friends and introduce you to their region and culture. You will discover the art of growing coffee, visit a traditional market, the coffee cooperative of Manizales and the small village of La Cuchilla del Salado. You will take a beautiful walk through the beautiful and hilly landscapes of the coffee area, play Tejo (a local kind of petanque) with your hosts, learn how to cook Tamal, a typical dish of the region in a cooking workshop and have a good time sharing and exchanging with Duwi and his family.




Day 10 : Medellin

Le Metrocable

Private transfer from the cuchilla del salado to Medellin -4h-

Medellin, the country's second largest city with 2.5 million inhabitants, is known throughout the world for its sulphurous past. It was once the city of all dangers, a hub of cocaine trafficking, the city of Pablo Escobar and the famous Medellin Cartel. Today the city has been admirably transformed and these times of violence are only a distant memory. It is one of the most innovative cities in Latin America, a modern, cosmopolitan, dynamic city that attracts talent from all over the world, in new technologies, for its quality of life and its spring climate all year round.

Accommodation: Hotel Urban 14




Day 11 : Guided tour of the historic centre and Comuna 13

Sculpture de Fernando Botero

Guided tour of Medellin with a local English speaking guide. You will visit the historical centre, the Botero square and the Comuna 13, symbol of the renewal of the city. You will have lunch with a family from Comuna 13 for a real meeting with the locals.

Accommodation: Hotel Urban 14




Day 12 : Guatape and El Penol

Penol de Guatapé.

Guatape is one of the most beautiful small villages in the coffee zone. With its colourful little wooden houses, it has a childlike charm. You will also visit the Peñol rock, an enormous boulder in the middle of the valley. After climbing the 700 steps that separate you from the summit you will have a breathtaking view of the lake and the valley.

Private transfer from Medellin and back.

Accommodation: Hotel Urban 14




Day 13 : Cartagena de Indias

Entrée de la tour de l'horloge à Carthagène.

Private transfer from your hotel to Medellin airport and flight to Cartagena - 1h00-

Cartagena de Indias is a fantastic city that bewitches the traveller and tells him the secrets of colonial history and piracy. The many churches that stand inside the old town remind us of the greatness of its past history. At nightfall, Cartagena has a romantic atmosphere and it is nice to stroll through its streets carried by the sea breeze.

Private transfer from the airport to your hotel in the historic centre of Cartagena.


Free visit of Cartagena   


Accommodation: Boutique Hotel Casa Pizaro




Day 14 : The Rosario Islands

Vue sur la mer des Caraïbes depuis l’île Providencia.

Spend two days relaxing on a small island paradise in the Caribbean Sea within the Rosario Islands Natural Park. You will be accommodated in a small, charming hotel with 5 bungalows facing the sea. A magical place to relax and recharge your batteries.

Accommodation: Eco hotel Isabela.




Day 15 : The Rosario Islands

La plage de Barù.

Spend two days relaxing on a small island paradise in the Caribbean Sea within the Rosario Islands Natural Park. You will be accommodated in a small, charming hotel with 5 bungalows facing the sea. A magical place to relax and recharge your batteries.

Accommodation: Eco hotel Isabela.




Day 16 : Return to Cartagena de Indias

Depuis Crab Cay, Isla Providencia.

Afternoon free to visit the majestic historic city of Cartagena de India.

Accommodation: Boutique Hotel Casa Pizaro




Day 17 : Return



Private transfer to Cartagena Airport

Flight Cartagena - Bogota and Connection with your international flight

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