Relax to the Caribbean rhythms on the coast, hike through lush jungle with an indigenious guide, meet the locals and learn about coffee in Minca, indulge in fresh seafood and Colombian specialties.
Take it from us – the nature of Colombia and the Caribbean is like nowhere else on Earth. On this one week trip packed with active highlights and laid-back moments, you’ll get the best of beach relaxation and wilderness exploration. Beach time, rural village visits are all on the bill here, including plenty of chances for hikes down picturesque trails. Get back to nature in Taganga, Cartagena and more – it’s the great outdoors with a Caribbean twist.
City tour in Cartagena
Hike to Pozo Azul (2hrs)
Visit to Taironaka Park to learn about the Kogi people
All transport between destinations and to/from included activities
Meals 7 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 1 dinner
Transportation Private van, public bus, walking
Accommodations Hotels/guesthouses (7 nts).
Staff & experts Chief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout, local guides
Travel Style: Classic All of the highlights, culture, access, and I-can’t-believe-we-did-that moments, all at a great price.
Service Level: Standard Comfortable tourist-class accommodations with character; mix of public and private transport.
Colombia, Itinerary Day 1 Cartagena
Arrive at any time.
Day 2 Cartagena (1B)
Enjoy a city tour, visiting the colonial walled city and fortress, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Enjoy free time to take in the Caribbean vibe of the city and beach.
Day 3 Cartagena/Minca (1B)
Travel to the small town of Minca and enjoy free time to explore and breathe in the fresh mountain air.
Day 4 Minca/Taganga (1B, 1L)
Journey into the hills around Minca and hike to a beautiful waterfall. Take a tour of a coffee farm, learn about chocolate preparation and indulge in a local lunch. Continue to the beach town of Taganga.
Day 5 Taganga/Taironaka Park (1B)
Spend the morning exploring Taganga or choose to relax on the beach. After lunch, head to a lodge outside Taironaka Park. Spend a free evening enjoying the tranquil setting.
Day 6 Taironaka Park (1B, 1L, 1D)
Head to Taironaka Park, the perfect place to learn more about the local Kogi people and their cultural practices. Visit a small museum and relax by the banks of the Don Diego River.
Day 7 Santa Marta (1B)
Head to Santa Marta for free time to explore and an optional evening out on the town.