Your personalised See Colombia tour takes you to some of Colombia’s highlights – the dynamic cultural haven of Bogota and Zipaquira, home to salt mines and the stunning Salt Cathedral of Zipaquira. Medellin, known as ‘The City of Eternal Spring’, the title not only describes the perfect weather that’s almost a constant in Medellín, but also the continually perpetuating sense of hope and renewal that characterizes Colombia’s 2nd city. You will meet the enchanting Cartagena (named a UNESCO World Heritage site); home to some of the most beautiful beaches in Colombia, where you can relax and rejuvenate yourself. You will also be introduced to the unique landscapes and colors of the the Colombian Caribbean and white sand beaches located in Santa Marta. All this and much more only with See Colombia Travel.
Day 1 - May 1. Bogota
Upon arrival one of See Colombia Travel´s representatives will be on hand to transfer you to your chosen hotel where you can relax and prepare for your upcoming adventure with us.
Day 2 - May 2. Bogota. City Tour
This is a four-hour excursion that visits the colonial area of La Candelaria, the historical center of the city. It is in the oldest part of the capital, where you’ll find museums, restaurants and cultural institutions. Afterwards we visit the Bolívar Square at the heart of the city and surrounded by buildings of various styles and from various periods, such as the Cathedral, the Chapel of El Sagrario, the Cardinal’s Palace and the Capitolio or Congress Building. Behind the latter is the Nariño Palace, home of the president. Return to your hotel. Meals: B.
[itinerary-item title="Day 4 - May 4. Bogota - Medellin" img="https://seecolombia.travel/wp-content/uploads/2011/01/tour-d-villa-de-leyva-colombia-tour.jpg"]At the prearrange time transfer to Bogota’s airport for your flight to Medellin. Upon arrival to Medellin, one of See Colombia Travel´s representatives will be on hand to transfer you to your chosen hotel where you can relax and prepare for your upcoming adventure with us. Meals: B.
Day 5 - May 5. Medellin. City Tour
A 4 hour trip, that uncovers the roots of Medellín and its most iconic symbols, such as the “Pueblito Paisa”, the Intelligent Building, the Plaza Mayor, the Administrative Center of La Alpujarra and Carabobo street. We will travel in the “Metro Cable”, a massive transportation system unique to the city, and visit of the España Library Park and its distinctive architectural structure. Meals: B.
Day 6 - May 6. Medellin - Santa Helena - Arvi Park. Horseback ride
Home of the silleteros (flower farmers) and to one of the largest ecological parks in the region, Santa Elena offers the perfect mix of Colombian culture, natural beauty and adventurous activities, all within close proximity to Medellin. At the chosen time you’ll be picked up from your hotel and taken to San Elena only 52 kms away from for a 4-hour horseback ride through farms to panoramic view points. Meals: B.
Day 7 - May 7. Medellin. Free Day
Free a day by the pool. You can also go shopping in Medellin’s famous shopping centres, or wander Medellin’s streets to enjoy the beautiful weather. For the adventurous, you can head out of the city to one of the many natural attractions such as Guatape, where you’ll find stunning views of the surrounding lakes. Meals: B.
Day 8 - May 8. Medellin - Cartagena
At the chosen time transfer from your hotel to the airport for your flight to Cartagena. Upon arrival in Cartagena transfer to your chosen hotel where you can have dinner, relax and prepare for the rest of your adventure. Meals: B, L or D.
Day 9 - May 9 Cartagena. City Tour
Our Cartagena City Tour will take approximately four hours. We begin the tour with a visit to Cerro de la Popa, a cloister built on top of a hill that dominates the entire urban complex. Following this we will see the oldest church in the city, San Pedro Claver. Finding ourselves in the famous Old City, we will visit Plaza Bolivar, Bobedas and the Bocagrande Panoramic. The Old City retains all the charm of the colonial days, its narrow, cobbled streets flanked by charming balconies and traditional wooden doors. We will finish in the commercial centre of Cartagena, Pierino Gallo, for some shopping. Your afternoon will be free to enjoy the city at your leisure. Includes entrances to La Popa Monastery, San Pedro Claver Church and San Felipe Fort. Meals: B, L or D.
Day 10 & 11 - May 10 & 11. Cartagena. Free days
Free days to enjoy the beach or visit the beautiful city of Cartagena and its coble stone streets within the walled city. Meals: B, L or D.
Day 12 - May 12. Cartagena - Santa Marta
At the chosen time you will be transferred to Santa Marta (approx 6 hours). Meals: B, D.
Day 13 & 14 - May 13 & 14. Santa Marta. Free days
Free days to enjoy all that your resort has to offer, whether its the 1 kilometer long beach, the kid´s mini club , one of its 4 pools or enjoying a seafood meal in one of the 4 restaurants. Meals: B, L or D.
Day 15 - May 15. Santa Marta - Home.
At the chosen time you will be transferred to the airport for your flight back to Bogota and home. All good things must come to an end, after all. Of course, if 15 days just isn´t enough time in Colombia, our tours are 100% customizable and we´d be happy to extend your stay with us. Just ask for more details. Meals: B.