Colombia is a country of dizzying variety. This tour will introduce you to the fascinating blend of adventures offered within Colombia’s borders. You’ll see some of Colombia’s most important sites, such as San Andres. This island is home to some of the most beautiful beaches in Colombia, including Johnny Cay, an unmissable paradise. It is also one of Colombia’s premiere shopping destinations, so leave space in your suitcase. All this and much, much more on your trip to Colombia with See Colombia Travel.
Day 1 - February 12. Home - San Andres.
Upon arrival one of See Colombia Travel´s representatives will be on hand to transfer you to your chosen hotel in the island where you can relax and prepare for your upcoming adventure with us.
Day 2 & 3- February 13 & 14. San Andres - Tour of the Island (optional - not included)
Enjoy 6 free days at the island, the perfect time to wander around and reconnect with the country or just relax at the beach. As an optional activity take a two-hour excursion that will visit the Morgan Grotto, connected to the ocean by a series of tunnels, where, according to the legend, the famous pirate Henry Morgan hid his treasures. Continue to the Blow Hole – an upstream current of water that looks similar to a geyser when the tide is high and the breeze is pushed through the series of tunnels. Visit Punta Sur, the southernmost point of the island with a magnificent view (this tour can be arrange at the hotel). Meals: B.
Day 4 - February 15. San Andres - Cartagena
Transfer to the airport. Upon arrival in Cartagena one of See Colombia Travel´s representatives will be on hand to transfer you to your chosen hotel where you can relax and continue your adventure with us. Meals: B.
Day 5 - February 16. Cartagena. City Tour
We take approximately four hours visiting the city, including the modern residential neighborhood of Bocagrande and, later, the Walled City. The Old City maintains all the charm of the colonial days, with its narrow, cobbled streets flanked by charming balconies and heavy, characteristic doors. Our entry is through the Clock Gate, the main entrance to the old town. We visit the church of San Pedro Claver, the oldest church in the city before seeing the Castle of San Felipe – an imposing stone structure regarded as the masterpiece of the Spanish military engineering in the Americas. Finally, the Convent of La Popa is a cloister built on top of a hill that dominates the entire urban complex. Your afternoon is free to enjoy the city. Meals: B.
Day 6 - February 17. Cartagena. Day on the islands
Located on the Rosario Islands about 1 hour from Cartagena, Pirate Island is one of the most beautiful beaches on the Caribbean coast of Colombia. This is the perfect place to enjoy the beach and tropical Caribbean climate, and a great opportunity to taste the local cuisine, mostly consisting of fish and rice flavored with coconut. This boat journey takes you to discover this paradise, far from the bustling city, crossing the bay and docking at the coast of La Isla del Pirata. Meals: B, L.
Day 7 - February 18. Cartagena. Free Day
Free day to enjoy the city; to get lost in one of the many plazas and coble stone streets and have a drink watching the sunset on top of the city wall. Meals: B.
Day 8 - February 19. Cartagena - 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 8 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.