Blue Colombia Itinerary - 10 days • Lulo Colombia Travel

Blue Colombia

Travel Itinerary - 10 Days

From USD 1311 per person

TRIP INFORMATION | ITINERARY

  

Day 1: ARRIVAL IN BOGOTÁ 

 

Today your Colombian adventure finally kicks off! You will land in the international airport of Bogotá and so it begins.

 

A driver will welcome you at arrivals  and bring you straight to your boutique hotel in the historic center of Bogotá. Depending on your arrival time, you will have some free time to acclimatize, get used to the altitude, relax, and maybe discover already a little bit of the colonial center.

 

Accommodation: Hotel Casa Deco

  

Day 2: DISCOVER BOGOTÁ + FREE TIME

 

After breakfast, you will discover La Candelaria, the charming colonial old town of Bogotá. Your English-speaking guide, will take you to discover the best places of this colourful area in a 3.5 hours-long private walking tour.

 

Along the walk, you will visit iconic places such as the Plaza Bolivar and Chorro de Quevedo. Your guide will give you explanations and facts about the history of Bogotá, as well as its current situation.

 

After lunch, you will have some time to keep discovering Colombia’s capital city no your own. You could visit the Gold and Botero Museums, some of the best museums in the country.

 

Accommodation: Hotel Casa Deco

Day 3: ZIPAQUIRA & GUATAVITA

 

Today you will take a full-day tour to two fantastic attractions in the surroundings of Bogotá.

 

Zipaquirá’s Salt Cathedral; a majestic cathedral built inside of the largest salt deposit on earth. Here you will learn how Catholic symbology and contemporary engineering converged in the construction of this huge temple.

 

On the other hand, Guatavita Lagoon, a mystical and sacred place for the indigenous tribe Muiscas, will give you a glimpse of what a Paramo ecosystem looks like while you learn about the famous legend of El Dorado.

 

Accommodation: Hotel Casa Deco

Day 4: FREE MORNING + TRANSPORT TO CARTAGENA

 

In the morning you will have some free time to enjoy the last attractions of Bogota.

 

After lunch, you will be taken to the airport to Bogota so you can catch your flight to the pearl of the Caribbean: Cartagena. Your hotel is gorgeous boutique hotel located right in the colonial old town.

 

Accommodation: Hotel Boutique 3 Banderas.

Day 5:  DISCOVER CARTAGENA

  

In the morning, you will take a fantastic 4-hours long city tour of Cartagena, a city that captures the heart of all its visitors because of its colours, Caribbean climate, warm people and its historical legacy.

 

This tour starts by picking you up at your hotel to take you to La Popa monastery. In this place, you can view Cartagena entirely from a viewpoint and learn about the history of this monastery.

 

Afterwards, we will drive to Castillo de San Felipe, a strong fort built on top of a mountain by the Spanish as a strategic point to gain control of the bay, where incredible battles were fought during many centuries. There we’ll have the opportunity to discover from the outside the impressive architecture and history behind this fort.

 

The Cartagena city tour continues with some great walks around the 2 oldest and most important neighbourhoods of Cartagena: Getsemani (famous for its graffities and colourful streets) and El Centro (the best preserved of the city).

 

In the afternoon, you will have some free time for you to enjoy the city on your own.

 

Accomodation: Hotel Boutique 3 Banderas

 

Day 6:  MORE CARTAGENA

  

Cartagena has a lot to offer outside the old colonial town. Another place we recommend to visit is the Bazurto Market.

 

The Bazurto Market has everything you could ever need. It is a traditional vegetable, fish, meat, fruit, clothing and even art market.

 

You will be amazed by the market’s complexity once allow yourself to get lost in this adventurous labyrinth made out of multiple food stands. At every corner, you’ll have the opportunity to taste some food and drinks.

 

This is a group tour. The tours are usually of maximum 8 people.

 

Accomodation: Hotel Boutique 3 Banderas

 

Day 7: ROSARIO ISLANDS

 

Today is time to go to the real Caribbean Paradise: the Rosario Islands. In the morning you will be picked up in the lobby of your hotel and taken to the harbour where you will take the 1-hour long boat ride to the to the main island of this collection of islands.

 

Here, you will stay in an amazing hotel called Hotel San Pedro de Majagua. The hotel has 2 private beaches and offers great activities in the surroundings.

 

Accommodation: Hotel San Pedro de Majagua

 

Day 8: FREE DAY AT ROSARIO ISLANDS

 

Today you can choose how to spend your day. You can relax on the beach and enjoy your Caribbean paradise or consult the hotel for tours and activities.

 

If you feel like doing some activities, then your hotel can always help you out with bird watching tours, diving courses, snorkel trips, kayaking, massages, or a walk through the mangroves.

 

Accommodation: Hotel San Pedro de Majagua

Day 9: ROSARIO ISLANDS AND RETURN TO CARTAGENA

 

Your boat back to Cartagena leaves at 3:00 pm. Therefore, you will still have quite some time to keep enjoying this Caribbean paradise.

 

After the 1 hour long boat ride back to Cartagena, you will be picked up in the harbour and taken back to your hotel in the old center of the city.

 

Accommodation:  Hotel Boutique 3 Banderas

  

 

Day 9:  FREE TIME + RETURN HOME 

 

Today you will have your last day in Cartagena and in Colombia. Depending on the departure time of your flight back home, you might still have some time to keep discovering and enjoying Cartagena.

 

At the right time, you will be picked up in your hotel and taken to Cartagena’s airport.

 

TRIP INFORMATION |MAP

TRIP INFORMATION |TERMS AND CONDITIONS

The quoted price includes:

– All local flights

– Transport, tours, and accommodation as mentioned in the itinerary

– Breakfast in each hotel

– 24/7 support from the Lulo Colombia staff

– The use of one of Lulo’s mobile phones on your trip

– A local SIM card with emergency credit

– A travel application with access to all details of your trip

 

The quoted price does not include:

– International flight

– Travel insurance

– Not mentioned services and meals

TRIP INFORMATION |DISCLAIMERS

  • Price based on group of 2.
  • Price is subject to change, depending on availability of hotels and flights.
  • By booking this trip you agree with the Terms and Conditions as mentioned here.
  • This is a sample itinerary to be used only as an example.
  • Prices mentioned in this sample itinerary are only for illustration purposes and do not represent an official quote.

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