Travel Itinerary: Blue Colombia Itinerary - 8 Days • Lulo Colombia Travel

Blue Colombia

Travel Itinerary - 8 Days

From USD 1221 per person

TRIP INFORMATION | ITINERARY

Day 1: ARRIVAL IN THE COFFEE ZONE + COFFEE TOUR

 

Today your trip to Colombia begins. After landing in the airport of Pereira, you will be taken to to your hotel, located one hour driving away.

 

Your hotel will be a traditional coffee hacienda and is surrounded by a gorgeous garden and an active coffee plantation. You will be able to enjoy an outdoor pool with Jacuzzi, and visit the different viewpoints over the plantations and the green mountains that are so characteristic for this region.

 

In the afternoon, you will take a great coffee tour. Your English-speaking guide will take you through all the different steps in the process of making coffee. You will see the whole process, from the bean to the cup. The tour takes about 3 hours.

 

Accommodation: Hotel Finca del Cafe

Day 2: COFFEE ZONE & WALK IN VALLE DE COCORA

 

In the morning you will leave your beautiful hacienda to pay a visit to the Cocora Valley with a guide. You will make an amazingly beautiful walk in the valley that is dotted with large palm trees. These peculiar trees are the national tree of Colombia, the Quindio Was Palm tree, and they can get as high as 60 meters.

 

Afterwards you will visit Salento, a colonial town nested at the feet of the Cocora valley and where you will have the opportunity to walk around and take pictures of the cute colorful houses.

 

You will finish your tour with a visit to Filandia, a local coffee village that is famous for its beautiful local arts and crafts. Around 17:00 you will be back at the hotel to enjoy the last sunshine of the day. 

 

Accommodation: Hotel Finca del Café

Day 3: HOT SPRING + TRANSPORT TO CARTAGENA

 

In the morning, after a delicious breakfast, you will be taken to the nearby Termales de Santa Rosa de Cabal. You will have around 3 hours to get pampered in the hot springs and pools and enjoy the gorgeous views over a waterfall.

 

Afterwards, you will be taken back to the hotel so you can have lunch before going to Pereira’s airport to catch a flight to Cartagena.

 

Upon landing in Cartagena, you will be taken to your boutique hotel in the middle of the old colonial centre of this amazing city.

 

Accommodation: Hotel Boutique 3 Banderas

Day 4:  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 5: 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 6: 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 7: 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 8:  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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