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 cities, such as bustling Bogotá, the enchanting city of Cartagena and the city of “Eternal Spring” – Medellín. You’ll also have the opportunity to see one of Colombia’s most famous islands, 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.
- $2,979 – Price staying at Casa Harb in San Andres
- $2,391 – Price staying in Playa Tranquilo Hotel in San Andres
Day 1 - December 26. Santa Marta - Tayrona
Upon arrival in Santa Marta from Medellin, you will travel to one of the highlights of this tour: the Tayrona area where the jungle meets the Caribbean. In the afternoon, feel free to indulge yourselves in a spa treatment. Meals: D.
Day 2 - 4, December 27 - 29. Playa La Roca EcoHotel - Tayrona
During the next two days enjoy and relax by the sea, sunning yourself and reflecting upon your wonderful journey on one of Colombia’s most beautiful beaches.
You will spend your first whole day in on of the many beaches at the Tayrona National Park (entrance fee included).
The next day you’ll be taken for a beautiful hike to a waterfall in the morning. Then, after lunch, you could take a trail to the mouth of the Palomino River or just relax into a hammock with a good book.
On your third day, you will have the wonderful opportunity to go visit a village of the Kogi, descendants of the Tayrona. Here you will have the opportunity to see how the traditions of the Tayrona people are still present in the everyday lives of the Kogi.
For your free time at the Eco-Hotel you have option to relax in a hammock with a book, visit the Valencia River, relax at the beach, or indulge in one of their many spa treatments (including chocotherapy!). Meals: B, L, D on all days.
Day 5 - December 30. Tayrona - Santa Marta - Cartagena.
At the chosen time you will be transferred by land to Cartagena (approximately 5 hours). Upon arrival you will be transferred to your chosen hotel where you can relax in the Caribbean breeze. Meals: B.
Day 6-8, December 31 - January 2. Cartagena. Free Days
Free days to enjoy the city. Get lost in the many plazas, meander through the cobble stone streets and be enchanted by Cartagena’s rich architecture and overwhelming history. As the sunsets, have a drink on top of the old wall watching the sun go down on the Caribbean. Meals: B.
Day 9 - January 3. Cartagena - San Andres.
Today you’ll be transferred to Cartagena’s airport for your flight to San Andres Island. Upon arrival one of See Colombia Travel’s representatives will be on hand to transfer you to your chosen hotel on the island where you can relax into the last leg of your journey. Meals: B.
Day 10-13, January 4-6. San Andres
Fabulous free days to enjoy the beautiful white sand beach in Johny Cay, the fascinating aquarium of San Andres islands (not included) or just relax by the Caribbean Ocean. Meals: B.
Day 14 - January 7. San Andres - Bogota
Arrange for transportation from your hotel to the airport. Upon your arrival in Bogota, you will be transferred to your hotel to prepare for your long flight the next day. Meals: B.
Day 15 - January 8. Bogota - Home.
Take a taxi from your hotel to the airport for your flight back to the United States.
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.