One of the main reasons people come to Colombia, is to experience its amazing nature. This is not surprising as the Colombia Tourist Attractions for nature lovers are incredibly beautiful and available all year-round.
Colombia´s nature diversity is so big, that there is something for every type of traveller. From dense jungles to deserts, from white-sand beaches to glaciers, from coral reefs to high-altitude mountains, from pink-rivers to rocky hills, and all possible mixes in between.
I know you might be thinking that most of these things can be found in many countries of the world, and it is true. I am not saying Colombia is the only amazing country for nature lovers. However, I do honestly consider Colombia is the country with the biggest variety of nature attractions located in one single country.
Let me mention some factual data that will help me prove to you that the Colombia Tourist Attractions for nature lovers are unrivalled.
For starters, Colombia is the proud owner of the highest rate of animal species per unit area in the world. Additionally, Colombia hosts the most bird species in the world, of which many can only be seen here, making it a dream paradise for birdwatchers.
It is also home to the largest number of amphibians in the world. However, you won´t only be surprised by the astounding variety of birds and amphibians but also by the exceptional presence of mammals, fish, and reptiles.
Colombia has around 460 species of mammals, ranking it number 2 worldwide. Out of these mammals, 36 are endemic to Colombia and cannot be found anywhere else.