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Classic Colombia tour

16 days from €5,840pp

Includes flights
What is tailor made? Customised itinerary | Every trip is unique | Flexible accommodation options | Designed to your budget

Places visited:

Itinerary highlights

  • Salt cathedral of Zipaquira.

  • Picture postcard colonial town of Villa de Leyva.

  • Stay in a finca in the coffee growing region.

  • Historical centre of Bogota.

  • Fortified city of Cartagena.

Price includes

Scheduled international and domestic flights
In-destination transfers
Activities and excursions as detailed
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  • Bogota
  • Villa de Leyva
  • Bogota
  • Armenia
  • Cartagena
  • Isla Mucura
  • Cartagena

Itinerary idea in detail

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Includes international flights from Ireland.

Day 1 International outbound flight

International outbound flight

Today you begin your journey by boarding your international outbound flight to Bogota.

Day 2 Bogota

Bogota

Today you will explore the historic Candelaria district on a privately guided tour taking in highlights including the Gold Museum and Bolivar Plaza.

Day 3 Bogota

Bogota

Enjoy a privately guided stroll through the Palo Quemado Market for a sensory feast and look into local life before taking a cable car up to Monserrate for beautiful views of the city below.

Day 4 Villa de Leyva

Bogota , Villa de Leyva

Drive out from Bogota to the quaint colonial town of Villa de Leyva. On the way you'll have a privately guided tour of the Zipaquira Salt Cathedral - one of the world's most unique cathedrals.

Day 5 Villa de Leyva

Villa de Leyva

Explore Villa de Leyva's past and present on a privately guided tour around town.

Day 6 Armenia

Villa de Leyva , Bogota , Armenia

Transfer back to Bogota via private vehicle for your flight to the coffee region. Upon arrival you'll meet your driver and traverse the rolling green countryside to your lodge.

Day 7 Armenia

Armenia

Full day excursion visiting the small towns of Filandia and Salento before walking amongst the towering wax palm trees in Valle Cocora.

Day 8 Armenia

Armenia

Visit one of the country's most renowned coffee plantations for a private tour and tasting experience.

Day 9 Cartagena

Armenia , Cartagena

Fly to Cartagena via Bogota. Upon arrival you'll be met at the airport and driven to your hotel in the old city via private transfer. Enjoy a relaxing evening.

Day 10 Isla Mucura

Cartagena , Isla Mucura

Leave the mainland for the Rosario Islands to enjoy the idyllic Caribbean surroundings.

Accommodation

Day 11 Isla Mucura

Isla Mucura

Enjoy a day on the water on a stand-up paddle board or in a kayak.

Accommodation

Day 12 Isla Mucura

Isla Mucura

Cycle around the island today or head back out on the water to do a bit of snorkelling.

Accommodation

Day 13 Cartagena

Isla Mucura , Cartagena

Return to Cartagena and enjoy a privately guided tour through the historic walled city.

Day 15 International return flight

Cartagena , International return flight

You will be transferred to the airport in a private vehicle for your flight back to Bogota. From here you will continue home.

Day 16 International return flight

International return flight

Arrive home today to complete your journey.

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