Colombia: Historical and cultural tour
HISTORICAL AND CULTURAL TOUR
It’s safe, it’s affordable, and it’s attracting travellers like
never before. Colombia, the closest South American getaway to the United
States, has seemingly appeared on just about every “hip new travel destination”
list over the last few years, including the New York Times list
of 31 Places to Go in 2010. So why is everyone raving about it?
Travelers often agree that its slogan of “The only risk is not wanting to leave” is a true reflection of their holiday and if you speak to Colombians many hope that you leave the country with a new understanding that you will share with others. It is not surprising to see it top travel lists with popular publications as more people see it as the next hot destination.
Breakcfast at hotel, then will start a sightseeing tour of this area, by the Historical down tow, La candelaria, historical neighborhood of city. Entrie to the Gold Museum (Closed on Mondays), with more than 53,000 pieces of pre-Colombina and goldsmith, in addition to the panoramic First Cathedral, La Casa de Narino, Lievano Palace, the Palace of Justice and finally the Monserrate SanctuaryMore
Breakfast at the hotel. Around 8:00 am, our guide will meet you at the hotel and you go to the Villa de
Leyva, During the tour you will visit the town Zipaquira, where he met with the Cathedral, built in 180
meters underground. In the end we are waiting for an unforgettable light show, the we will visit towns
such as Raquira, famous for its pottery handmade, Ubate and finally arrive to Villa de Leyva and enjoy a
delicious lunch in a gourmet style. You will enjoy a panoramic visit and museum entrance Acuña,
Acuña known artist who worked with the technique Bachue he wroteallegorical paintings of pre-colonial era.
Then on the way to Bogota, you will see a bridge Boyaca, where there was a battle, to free our territory
from the Spanish rulers. Return to the hotel. Tour Includes: Private transportation, entrance to the Cathedral, Acuña Museum,
Guide and typical lunch, at the afternoon return to Bogotà hotel.More
Breakfast at Hotel. Departure toward Airport, destiny Armenia Airport, Reception Eden City and transfer to Hotel for the respective record.
Then we start to learn Café San Alberto, one of the best places in coffee production novel Colombia . St. Albert is born under privileged geographical conditions of his estate
producer located at 1,500 meters in the municipality of Buenavista.
In the midst of coffee plantations and surrounded by a magical landscape , you will discover the magic behind the coffee the Quintuple Selection, enjoy a delicious coffee after meeting the growing location, selection, production, tasting laboratory, performing a dive in the fascinating world of high-end coffee . Winner of international awards. It was late in the afternoon return to Hotel.More
Salento and Cocora Valley. Departure from the hotel very early to start Eco tour to the Cocora Valley located in the department of Quindio. On the way you can see the beautiful landscape. Once you reach the Valley, there will be a cocktail reception (Canelazo) and assistance by an expert guide , The Forest of fog where you can meet appreciate the diversity of fauna and flora. Back from the walk in the river crossing Quindio, ecological path of highest wax palm. He will also tour Salento, street crafts, Cocora Valley , is Typical will taste the regional food during lunch. At the afternoon return to hotel.More
Breakfast at Hotel. Departure toward Airport, destiny Cartagena, also called Heroic City, located at natural Bay more beautiful in America and surrounded of islands, ponds and marshes, harbor cruise and full of funny places. Receiving in Rafael Nuñez International Airport and transfer to chosen hotel. At the afternoon Departure for to begin the sightseeing Tour, by the principal neighborhood of city: Bocagrande, Castillo Grande, Manga, visit to Popa convent, visit to San Felipe Castle, arrival to “walled center”, Panoramic visit India Catalina, vaults, return to Hotel, At the Night will make fun night-life panoramic tour, along Cartagena city with music, and national ron bar on board of a typical colorful bus made out in wood. Three hours of funny tour around the principal streets and avenues of Bocagrande, clock tower, "camellon" of martyrs arsenal, Manga neighborhood and "el pie de la Popa". Return to Hotel.More
Breackfast in the hotel, then will prepare to begin the tour to Rosary Island, starts at 8:30 hours, a full day in the islands for to enjoy of its clean waters, and could to do diving with tank (additional cost). In the dock of "los pegasos" will on board speed boat, with panoramic tour at the Bay of Cartagena and Bocachica, where you could look up a beauty landscape with the strong the San fernando and San jose. Along the Island Baru, you will arrive to the base island, at the Rosary island. Free time to enjoy of the sea and the facilities. At the afternoon return to Hotel. Not Included: Departure tax U$11 per person, entry to Oceanario U$12 per personMore
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