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Colorful Colombia

Explore the heart of Colombia and indulge in its fascinating culture and diverse ecosystems: bustling Bogotá; the verdant coffee-growing Pereira region; historic Medellín & colonial Cartagena

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Style Small Group TourTravel with a small, intimate group of no more than 16 likeminded travelers (and often much fewer), escorted by an English speaking guide and/or tour manager for some or all of your journey. (Some exceptions, including special promotional packages, may accommodate up to 30.) More of these packages
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Departures September 2024 – December 2025 Group Size 16 travelers max
Themes History & CultureNature & Wildlife
Activity Level Moderate
What to Expect This moderately-paced, escorted tour includes a reasonable amount of walking or hiking and requires an average level of physical fitness. Travel safely and confidently with our new health & safety protocols.
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From its stunning modern cities to its mega-diverse natural wonders, Colombia offers the intrepid traveler a panoply of experiences unlike any other destination on Earth. From the moment you arrive in Bogotá, the capital of Colombia, you'll be blown away by its stunning architecture and museums, friendly people, fabulous restaurants, and packed markets. Explore the fascinating blue-hued Salt Cathedral of Zipaquirá before you fly off to Pereira, a beautiful mountainous coffee-growing region in the heart of this incredible country. Hop in a World War II-era Willys Jeep with your expert guide. Learn about the country's biodiversity, the history, and the significance of the wax palm, and tour a coffee farm to learn about the entire process from beans to brewing. Try your hand at crafting in the Colombian Andes in Santa Elena, a small village perched on a high plateau. Finish off your trip in Cartagena on the Caribbean coast, where you'll walk through colorful streets, admire the historical monuments, join a salsa class, and more!

Package includes

  • Flights
  • Coach
  • Transfers
  • Hotel
  • Meals
  • Guides
  • Round-trip flights from Miami including taxes & fees
  • Flights, ground transportation and transfers within Colombia
  • 9 nights' accommodations in first class hotels
  • 16 meals: 9 breakfasts, 4 lunches, and 3 dinners, including welcome and farewell dinners
  • Professional English-speaking tour director and local guides
  • Comprehensive touring program and entrance fees

Optional add-ons

  • Flights from other cities are available. Request pricing when making your reservation.
  • Cerro de la Popa and San Felipe Castle excursion in Cartagena
  • Rosario Islands excursion with lunch from Cartagena
  • Cooking class with lunch in Cartagena

Why you'll love it

  • Admire the famous works of Fernando Botero at the Botero Museum in Bogotá.
  • Sip fresh fruit juice as you stroll through the Paloquemao Market, Bogotá's largest food market.
  • Ascend Monserrate Mountain via cable car or funicular and enjoy the sprawling views of the city from more than 10,000 ft. above sea level.
  • Visit Bogotá's Gold Museum, home to the largest collection of pre-Columbian gold artifacts ever assembled.
  • Descend over 600 ft. underground to the Salt Cathedral of Zipaquirá, a Roman Catholic church adorned with icons, ornaments and architectural details hand-carved in the halite rock.
  • Plant your own wax palm and learn why these trees are so important to the Colombian people.
  • Walk through a Colombian coffee plantation and participate in the coffee making process.
  • Fly from Pereira to Medellin, allowing more time to enjoy this unique city.
  • Explore Medellin's Metropolitan Cathedral and Plaza Botero during a comprehensive city tour.
  • Witness the social transformation of Comuna 13, one of Medellin’s intriguing and diverse places.
  • Learn about Santa Elena's silleteros, and prepare your own silleta full of vibrant flowers.
  • Master Colombian salsa at a dance school in Cartagena.
  • Explore Cartagena independently, or join an optional excursion to the Rosario Islands, a Natural National Park created to protect Colombia's Caribbean coral reefs.

Itinerary at a Glance

Colorful Colombia map

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Unfortunately, we don't offer late returns on this package. However, if you select the Land Only option, you're welcome to make your own arrangements to arrive early or stay later. Want to extend your trip?

Options & Fees

Colorful Colombia
Rooming Selection
Double Occupancy included
Single Occupancy
Jun 20, 2024;  Jul 11, 2024;  Aug 22, 2024;  Sep 19, 2024;  Nov 14, 2024;  Dec 5, 2024 $629
Dec 11, 2025 $1249
All other dates $759
Optional Tours1
Cerro de la Popa & San Felipe Castle $105
Cooking Class with lunch2 $105
Rosario Islands excursion with lunch $115

1. Prices based on a minimum of two passengers.

2. Requires a minimum of 4 passengers to operate.

So that we can offer you the best deals, our packages are, like most hotels and cruises, priced based on double occupancy rooms or cabins. We charge solo travelers an extra fee to cover the extra costs of single occupancy rooms or cabins. (Consider: if you booked a $200/night hotel room solo, you would pay the $200 yourself; but if a couple booked the same room, each one would pay only $100.) But you only pay extra for the rooms or cabins, nothing else, including meals, sightseeing, tips, etc. Why are single rooms more?

Flights & Departure Cities

Departure Airports
Miami (MIA) included

This package includes round-trip flights from the city listed above. Please review the flight schedule, especially if you're booking connecting flights.

Want to fly from another city? We can arrange flights from most major cities. Ask us for a quote for flights from your preferred city when (or after) you book, and we'll get back to you with the price and availability within 3 business days. Of course, you can also book your own flights. More information

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1 Depart USA/Arrive Bogotá

  • Depart the USA on your flight to Bogotá, Colombia
  • Enjoy a typical welcome dinner at the iconic Andres Carne de Res

NH Collection Bogotá Andino Royal or similar Dinner

Full Day Itinerary
Bogotá

Board your flight to Bogotá, the capital of Colombia. After customs formalities, meet your guide and transfer to your hotel.

Enjoy a welcome dinner with your fellow travelers at Andres Carne de Res—an iconic Colombian restaurant that has become a destination in its own right. The atmosphere is electric as you indulge in a feast of local flavors and soak up the vibrant energy of Bogota. 

Day 2 Bogotá

  • Visit Paloquemao Market, Bogotá's largest food market
  • Admire the view from atop Monserrate Mountain
  • Stroll through the historic center of Bogotá
  • Admire the works of Fernando Botero
  • See the largest collection of pre-Columbian gold items at the Gold Museum

NH Collection Bogotá Andino Royal or similar Breakfast & lunch

Full Day Itinerary
Bolivar Square, Bogotá

This morning, visit the Paloquemao Market, Bogotá's largest food market. Many of the city's restaurants source their ingredients from here. Choose fruit from the market to enjoy as fresh juice.

Then, head up to Monserrate Mountain, accessible by cable car or funicular, and view the city from this vantage point more than 10,000 ft. above sea level. A Spanish cleric built a chapel atop the mountain in 1650, where thousands of Colombians have been coming for many years to show their devotion to the image of the "Cristo Caído y Azotado."

Set off on a walking exploration of the historic center of Bogotá. Begin by admiring the street art. Continue to El Carmen Church, a small 17th-century church that expanded in 1926 to accommodate the growing number of faithful to Our Lady of Mount Carmel. See Nariño Palace, the official residence of the President of Colombia, and admire its gardens, including an astronomical observatory. Across the street is the austere facade of the Santa Clara Church, which now contains the Colonial Art Museum. Continue to Bolívar Square, where you will find the National Capitol, the Courthouse, the Cathedral, and the Archbishop's Palace.

Continue to the city center to admire the rich art collection of the Botero Museum. In 2000, famous Colombian painter and sculptor Fernando Botero donated an extensive collection to the museum. Currently, 123 works of Botero are on display, along with 85 pieces representing the major 19th-century international art movements.

This afternoon, visit the Gold Museum, part of the Bank of the Republic. The museum was created to rescue many endangered pre-Columbian treasures, and the Bank of the Republic purchased many items from private collectors and grave robbers. Today, the museum holds about 36,000 pieces of gold and emeralds, making it the most extensive collection of pre-Columbian gold artifacts.

Day 3 Bogotá & Pereira

  • Be amazed by the underground Salt Cathedral of Zipaquirá
  • Fly to Pereira in the Colombian Coffee Triangle

Sonesta Hotel Pereira or similar Breakfast & dinner

Full Day Itinerary
Chapel in the salt mines of Zipaquirá

After breakfast, drive to the small Andean town of Zipaquirá, home to what was once one of the world's most important salt mines. The miners carved out a chapel in the now-defunct mine and created elaborate sculptures and carvings representing the Passion of the Christ. Descend into the mine to admire this fantastic structure more than 600 feet below the ground!

Drive to the Bogotá Airport for your short flight to Pereira, in the heart of the Colombian Coffee Triangle. Check-in and enjoy dinner at the hotel.

Day 4 Pereira, Cocora Valley & Salento

  • Ride Willys Jeeps into the Cocora Valley
  • Plant your own wax palm tree to help preserve this vulnerable species
  • Taste a traditional Canelazo, a local cocktail made with cinnamon
  • Enjoy freshwater trout during lunch
  • Explore the village of Salento

Sonesta Hotel Pereira or similar Breakfast & lunch

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Wax palm trees, Cocora Valley

Travel to the village of Salento and hop on to World War II-era Willys Jeeps that will take you down into the Cocora Valley. Admire the beautiful landscape of the valley as you ride toward the wax palm tree forests. Take a walk in the forest and discover this area's diversity of plant and animal life. After savoring the local drink known as canelazo, learn about the importance of the wax palm tree for the Colombian people from a conservationist. Then, take a guided walk up a mountain to plant your own wax palm, thus contributing to its preservation.

At lunch, taste the local specialty: freshwater trout. Then, return to the village of Salento to explore the Plaza de Bolívar and the main street, with its colorful houses, balconies, and craft workshops, before returning to the hotel.

Day 5 Pereira & Medellín

  • Experience how coffee is grown on a local coffee farm
  • Taste the local specialty in Medellín, Bandeja Paisa
  • Fly from Pereira to Medellín

Four Points by Sheraton Medellin or similar Breakfast & lunch

Full Day Itinerary
Colombian coffee beans

Visit a coffee farm and walk through the plantation as you observe and experience growing coffee, from sowing the seed and selecting, hand picking, and de-pulping the coffee grains to roasting them on a wood fire and brewing a delicious cup of Colombian coffee.

Enjoy lunch at a local restaurant, where you can try the regional specialty known as Bandeja Paisa, which includes rice, beans, chorizo, chicharron, arepa, and plantains, all served with coconut water lemonade.

Transfer to Pereira airport and board your flight to Medellín, a city nestled in a valley surrounded by mountains with a pleasant climate. Later, check in to your hotel and relax or explore this modern and friendly city.

Day 6 Medellín

  • Explore the city of Medellín
  • Enjoy a traditional Colombian snack
  • Witness the social transformation of Comuna 13
  • Admire the view from the Metro Cable Car
  • See the 23 sculptures of Botero that are displayed on the Plaza Botero

Four Points by Sheraton Medellin or similar Breakfast

Full Day Itinerary
Plaza Botero, Medellín

Today's discoveries start at El Poblado Park and Llares Park. Later, make your way to the Pueblito Paisa market area and choose between two classic Colombian snacks: the Arena or the Salpicón.

Witness the social transformation of Comuna 13, once considered the most dangerous neighborhood in Colombia, now one of Medellin's intriguing and diverse places. Learn about its turbulent past and experience the murals, outdoor escalators, and cable car system.

Then, take a ride on the Metro Cable Car, which complements Medellín's metropolitan transit system by providing services to the settlements located on the steep slopes surrounding the city.

Head to the center of Medellín and walk from the Metropolitan Cathedral to the Plaza Botero. At this urban park, 23 sculptures by Medellín-born artist Fernando Botero adorn the public spaces.

Enjoy the rest of the day at leisure.

Day 7 Medellín, Santa Elena & Cartagena

  • Discover the culture of the silleteros
  • Visit a flower farm in Santa Elena
  • Board an evening flight to Cartagena

Hotel Bantu By Faranda Boutique or similar Breakfast & lunch

Full Day Itinerary
Silleteros

After a relaxing morning, depart for Santa Elena, a small village in the high plateau east of Medellín. After lunch at a nearby restaurant, visit a flower farm in the village of Santa Elena. In 1957, during the first edition of the annual Festival of the Flowers in Medellín, 40 peasants from Santa Elena participated in the parade, traditionally carrying their flowers on silletas. The silleta was a type of chair made to be held on the back and was used in the old days to move goods and even people across difficult mountain passes and was the only way for the flower farmers of Santa Elena to carry their product into the city of Medellín. Learn about the culture of the silleteros, the porters of the Colombian Andes, and even prepare your own little silleta with colorful flowers.

Continue to the Medellín Airport and fly to Cartagena, on the Caribbean coast, and check in to your hotel.

Day 8 Cartagena

  • Walk through the historic area of the city
  • Visit the 17th century Jesuit church of San Pedro Claver
  • Learn the steps of the Colombian salsa at a private salsa class

Hotel Bantu By Faranda Boutique or similar Breakfast

Full Day Itinerary
Church of San Pedro Claver, Cartagena

This morning, walk through the colorful colonial streets of the old city of Cartagena. Admire the landmarks, including the Clock Tower, the Customs Plaza, the lively Plaza Santo Domingo, and the Parque Bolívar. Visit the church of San Pedro Claver, built by Jesuits in the early 17th century, along with the neighboring monastery of San Pedro Claver. The Jesuit minister Pedro Claver was a defender of human rights. He cared for the needs of many enslaved people who arrived in the port of Cartagena and advocated for their humane treatment. He lived in the monastery until he died in 1654, and his remains are preserved in the church. He was canonized as a saint by Pope Leo XIII in 1888.

Enjoy the afternoon at leisure or participate in an optional excursion.

Later, join a salsa class at a dance school to learn the basics of Colombian salsa.

Optional Excursion: Cerro de la Popa and San Felipe Castle, $95
San Felipe Castle, Cartagena Photo by Martin St-Amant

Get a panoramic view of the city and bay atop the Cerro de la Popa. This hill stands just behind the old city and provides a splendid view of Tierrabomba Island, the harbor area, the historic center, and the modern part of the city. Then, visit the Castle of San Felipe de Barajas, originally built in 1536 and gradually expanded as required until 1657. At the time, it was the most prominent Spanish military building in the New World. See the impressive fortifications, walk through the kitchens and other sites of interest, and reach the residence of the lord of the castle. In 1984, UNESCO added the castle and the historic center of Cartagena as a World Heritage site.

Day 9 Cartagena

  • Enjoy the day at leisure in Cartagena
  • Alternatively, take an optional excursion
  • Join your fellow travelers for a farewell dinner with a salsa show

Hotel Bantu By Faranda Boutique or similar Breakfast & dinner

Full Day Itinerary

Spend your last full day in Colombia independently in the fantastic city of Cartagena, or join an optional excursion to the Rosario Islands or partake in an optional cooking class in Cartagena before meeting your fellow travelers for a farewell dinner and salsa show at a local restaurant.

Optional Excursion: Rosario Islands with lunch, $110
Aerial view of the Rosario Islands

Head to the pier and board a boat to the Rosario Islands. This archipelago boasts crystal-clear water and coral reefs and is part of a National Natural Park created to protect this delicate ecosystem. The white sandy beaches and turquoise waters shelter various tropical fish. Enjoy the day relaxing on these beautiful islands. Have lunch at a local restaurant on Isla del Encanto before returning to Cartagena in mid-afternoon.

Note: This optional tour cannot be combined with the Cooking Class with lunch.

Optional Excursion: Cooking Class with lunch, $105

Whether a novice or an experienced chef, a cooking class in Cartagena promises to be an enriching and memorable experience, providing you with a deeper understanding of Colombian cuisine and its cultural significance. Cartagena is known for its diverse culinary scene, influenced by African, Spanish, and Indigenous cultures and ceviche.

Throughout this hands-on experience, you will prepare ceviche under the guidance of a skilled instructor. Later, you will enjoy the fruits of your labor by savoring the delicious ceviche and a meal prepared by the chef. It's a fantastic opportunity to bond with fellow food enthusiasts, share stories, and embrace the vibrant and friendly atmosphere that defines Cartagena.

Note: This optional tour cannot be combined with the Full-day Rosario Islands.

Day 10 Cartagena/USA

  • Transfer to Cartagena Airport as you bid farewell to Colombia
  • Board your flight to Miami via Bogota, and arrive in the USA later today

Breakfast

Hotels

NH Collection Bogotá Andino Royal
NH Collection Bogotá Andino Royal
Deluxe

Located the Chico neighborhood in Zona Rosa, one of the most desirable residential areas of Bogotá, the NH Collection Bogotá Andino Royal is ideally situated in an area rich in restaurants and bars.

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Sonesta Hotel Pereira
Sonesta Hotel Pereira
First Class

The Sonesta Pereira Hotel is located within the natural environment of the coffee cultural landscape and just 30 minutes outside of the center of Pereira.

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Four Points by Sheraton Medellin
Four Points by Sheraton Medellin
First Class

Located in the El Poblado district of Medellin, near shopping areas and surrounded by many dining options, the Sheraton Four Points Medellin provides a haven to relax from the hustle and bustle of the city.

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Hotel Bantu By Faranda Boutique
Hotel Bantu By Faranda Boutique
First Class

Hotel Bantu is nestled in the heart of the enchanting city of Cartagena, Colombia, in the centrally located San Diego neighborhood. The property offers a perfect blend of 18th-century architecture and modern luxury. Located within the historic walled city, this boutique hotel offers easy access to Cartagena's iconic landmarks, such as the Clock Tower and the Gabriel García Márquez House, vibrant nightlife, and stunning beaches. Hotel Bantu has meticulously preserved architecture, lush courtyard gardens, and attentive service.

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In the unlikely event that a particular hotel is not available, a similar or better hotel may be substituted.

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* Advertised prices may include an "Instant Savings" discount and/or sale discount, available for a limited time. Prices reflect these discounts. Advertised prices are per person, based on double occupancy; single occupancy rooms may be available for an additional charge. Advertised prices are the best available based on the least expensive travel dates, departure city, and other options, and do not include optional excursions or other optional items. Your total price will vary based upon the dates, flights, and other options you select during the booking process. For packages including flights, prices include Airline Taxes, Fees & Sept. 11th Security Fee, but do not include excess baggage fees or advance seat reservations. Prices and availability subject to change. More about our prices.

** Sale discounts valid for a limited time on for new bookings only. Not valid for Biblical Journeys tours or private, custom, or group travel. Advertised sale discounts generally also include any applicable "Instant Savings" discounts. Bookings made with sale discounts are eligible for travel agent commissions but may not be combined with any other offers, discounts or credits, except our "Instant Savings" discounts.

† The Carefree Booking policy is not travel insurance and only applies to a new booking—defined as booking without the use of funds on file from a previous cancellation. With our Carefree Booking policy, if you book one of our scheduled departures and decide later not to travel for any reason, you can transfer all payments you've made excluding the cost of any issued flight tickets, towards another available departure date or package, with no change fees or penalties.

Alternately, you can choose to receive a future travel credit for all payments made, excluding the cost of any issued flight tickets; or you can choose to receive a refund for that same amount, minus the deposit, per person future travel credit.

You may use these credits anytime, however they must be used or transferred within 5 years of your booking.

The Carefree Booking policy only applies to your original booking—limiting rebookings to one. Subsequent bookings will be subject to standard cancellation penalties. Additionally, any coupon or discount (other than our Instant Savings) does not transfer from the cancelled booking and therefore will not be applied to the new booking.

Travel protection premiums may be credited to your new tour provided: no claim is filed; (no vendor penalties such as Air, sea or rail etc have been incurred); and your new trip departs within 1 year of the cancellation of your original tour.

Valid for bookings made on or after September 23, 2022 Offer may not be available on all packages, including private and custom group departures and Biblical Journeys. Changes or cancellations requested after final payment due date are subject to our regular change and cancellation fees & policies. For more information and some additional restrictions, see our terms & conditions.

†† $199 deposit available on select packages. Valid for new bookings only. Changes to your package, departure date, or flights may require an increased deposit. If you select our optional travel protection plan, the premium will be added to your deposit. See additional terms & conditions.

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