col-bandera col-bech col-artesanian col-pine-apple col-person-colombia col-woman col-mambu col-providensa col-amazon

Home > From the Caribbean to the Pacific Coast (from July to October)

From the Caribbean to the Pacific Coast (from July to October)

A tour specially created for families : from Medellin and its flower festival to the colorful Cartagena, passing by the pacific coast for whale watching… Enjoy this tour with your kids while creating memories that will last a lifetime!

Map

Itinerary

  • Day 1: Bogota
  • Day 2: Bogota - Cartagena de Indias
  • Day 3: Cartagena de Indias
  • Day 4: Cartagena de Indias
  • Day 5: Cartagena de Indias - Tayrona National Park
  • Day 6: Tayrona National Park
  • Day 7: Santa Marta
  • Day 8: Santa Marta - Medellin
  • Day 9: Medellin - Ñuqui
  • Day 10: Ñuqui
  • Day 11: Ñuqui
  • Day 12: Ñuqui
  • Day 13: Ñuqui - Medellin - Bogota
  • Day 14: Bogota

TRAVEL BOOK

Day 1: Bogota

Arrival at Bogota El Dorado International airport.

Transfer to your hotel in the Candelaria district.

Free time to enjoy at your own Colombia´s capital city where modern districts and historic center, urban architecture and green parks stand alongside.



Overnight at Casa Deco hotel in Standard room.


Included : transfer arrival, room & breakfast

Day 2: Bogota - Cartagena de Indias

Explore Colombia´s capital city of Bogota, known for its colonial and authentic atmosphere. Walking through its cobblestoned streets, you will discover colorful restored colonial mansions, splendid carved wooden balconies as well as churches built in baroque style.


- The Gold museum displays one of the most dazzling collection in South America. It brings together around 34.000 pieces of goldsmith work, considered as the world´s largest pre-Colombian collection of its kind. Those artifacts come from different civilizations : Quimbayas, Taironas, Muiscas or Tolimas.


- Botero Museum is dedicated to the most famous colombian artist, Fernando Botero. The Museum contains both his works (around a hundred of drawings, paintings and sculptures) as well as his private collection with no less than 85 masterpieces of well known artists, such as Dali, Renoir, Chagall, Picasso, Miro ...


- Bolivar Square (la Plaza Bolivar) surrounded by Bogota´s grandest buildings, including the Town Hall, the Palace of Justice, Primatial Cathedral, Congress Building...


Note 1 : the tour in La Candelaria is a walking tour (3 to 4 hours)


Note 2 : the order of visits may vary depending on the weekday (The Gold Museum is closed on Mondays. Botero Museum is closed on Tuesdays).


Transfer to Bogota airport for your domestic flight.

Domestic flight to Cartagena.


Arrival at Cartagena de Indias, the undisputed queen of the Caribbean coast, a fairy-tale city of romance, legends and superbly preserved beauty lying within an impressive 13km of centuries-old colonial stone walls. Cartagena's old town is a Unesco World Heritage site – a maze of cobbled alleys, balconies covered in bougainvillea, and massive churches that cast their shadows across plazas.
Transfer to your hotel in the historic center. Free time to enjoy the end of the day.
Included : entrance fees, excursion (private), transfer departure, domestic flight, transfer arrival

Day 3: Cartagena de Indias

In the morning, you will go for a guided walking tour through the Walled City, including the visit of the most beautiful areas such as San Diego, Plaza Santo Domingo, Getsemani and other landmarks with very rich history.
Free afternoon to enjoy the city according to your desires.
Included : entrance fees, excursion (private)

Day 4: Cartagena de Indias

Free day to enjoy the many attractions of Cartagena.
You can visit on your own the historic center and enjoy its unique atmosphere, discover the modern area of Bocagrande, or simply go shopping among the numerous craft shops of Las Bovedas. At sunset, we advise you to have a drink at the walls...

Options (contact us):
- Guided tour of the historic center,
- Workshop "catacion" of the best Colombian coffees,
- Privatization of a boat to explore the Rosary archipelago,
- Salsa lessons,
- Sunset sailing,
- Carriage tour at sunset ...

Day 5: Cartagena de Indias - Tayrona National Park

You will enjoy a last moment in Cartagena before heading to Tayrona National Park, on the Caribbean Coast.
Transfer to you hotel and end of the day free.
Note: about 4-5 hours drive.


Overnight at Casa Barlovento hotel in Standard room.


Included : private transport, room & breakfast, dinner (no drinks)

Day 6: Tayrona National Park


Overnight at Casa Barlovento hotel in Standard room.


Included : room & breakfast, dinner (no drinks)

Day 7: Santa Marta

In the afternoon, you will make a sightseeing tour of the city (Bahia, historic center and its cathedral, San Francisco, Quinta San Pedro). Then, you will stop at the Hacienda San Pedro Alejandro which is a property dedicated to the famous South American liberator, Simon Bolivar. It is in this nice building that he spent his last days and diead on the 17th of December 1830. Some of his personal belongings are displayed as well as a collection of portraits and sculptures created by famous artists (Alejandro Obregon, Edgar Negret). A lovely botanical garden holds hummingbirds, iguana and parrots.


Overnight at Casa Del Farol hotel in Republicana Room.


Included : entrance fees, excursion (private), room & breakfast

Day 8: Santa Marta - Medellin

Transfer to Santa Marta airport for your domestic flight.
Domestic flight to Medellin.
Arrival at Medellin and transfer to your hotel.
End of the day free to enjoy the city of "eternal spring".
Half-day dedicated to the visit of "Botero City". You will start the day by a guided walking tour of Carabobo district to discover the different types of architecture of the city: from Palacio Nacional to Nuestra Señora de la Candelaria basilica, before reaching Plaza Botero, where you will discover the unique style statues of Colombia´s famous artist Fernando Botero.


Overnight at Diez hotel in Standard Double room.


Included : transfer departure, domestic flight, transfer arrival, private transport, excursion (private), room & breakfast

Day 9: Medellin - Ñuqui

Transfer to Olaya Herrera airport (Medellin national airport) for your domestic flight.
Domestic flight to Ñuqui.


Overnight at El Cantil hotel in Bungalow room.


Included : transfer departure, domestic flight, room & breakfast

Day 10: Ñuqui


Overnight at El Cantil hotel in Bungalow room.


Included : room & breakfast

Day 11: Ñuqui


Overnight at El Cantil hotel in Bungalow room.


Included : room & breakfast

Day 12: Ñuqui


Overnight at El Cantil hotel in Bungalow room.


Included : room & breakfast

Day 13: Ñuqui - Medellin - Bogota

Domestic flight to Medellin.

Transfer between Olaya Herrera airport (Medellin national airport) and Medellin International airport.


Domestic flight to Bogota.

Arrival at Bogota El Dorado International airport.

Transfer to your hotel in the Candelaria district.

Free time to enjoy at your own Colombia´s capital city where modern districts and historic center, urban architecture and green parks stand alongside.



Overnight at Casa Deco hotel in Standard room.


Included : domestic flight, private transport, transfer arrival, room & breakfast

Day 14: Bogota

Free time and transfer to the airport for your international flight.
Included : transfer departure

Night at the Casa Deco hotel - Standard room   Bogota

Level : 2*
Included : room & breakfast

Situated in an Art Deco building in the neighborhood of "La Candelaria", the historic center of Bogota, the hotel has 21 modern and bright rooms. The hotel is a few minutes’ walk from the main monuments and museums.

Night at the Casa Barlovento hotel - Standard room   Tayrona National Park

Level : 2*
Included : room & breakfast, dinner (no drinks)

This lovely hotel, located 5 minutes from the Tayrona park entrance, is wedged between the sea and the jungle. This is the ideal place to relax and rest. With its 8 rooms and a beautiful swimming pool you will enjoy your stay there.

Night at the Casa del Farol hotel - Republican room   Santa Marta

Level : 3*
Included : room & breakfast

This Hotel Boutique, located in the heart of the historic center of Santa Marta, offers spacious and tastefully decorated rooms. au coeur du centre historique de Santa Marta offre des chambres spacieuses et décorées avec goût. The colonial building, dating from 1720, has two swimmingpools on the top terrace with spectacular views over the city.

Night at the Diez hotel - Standard Double room   Medellin

Level : 3*
Included : room & breakfast

Located in the heart of the city of Medellín, the refinement of Diez Hotel only equaled his greatness. A building of majestic beauty, decorated with taste and quality is the guarantee of a successful stay in the capital of Antioquia. Each room at this hotel offers spectacular views of downtown and promises unforgettable sunsets over the mountains.

Night at El Cantil hotel - Bungalow room   Ñuqui

Level : ecolodge
Included : room & breakfast

El Cantil Ecolodge, located on the coast about 45min away from Ñuqui village by boat, is at the forefront of ecotourism on the Colombian Pacific coast. Between the greatness of the Pacific Ocean and the tropical jungle of Choco department, this hotel transforms into your home for a stay alongside nature in one of its 7 bungalows. Here, very little network and no electricity in the rooms: the oil lamps give a magical atmosphere to this already heavenly place... Also, there is no hot water in the bathrooms, but this is generally lukewarm due to the climate of this region. And you will appreciate even more a fresh shower after a good hike in this tropical region!

Ask us for
a quote
Array ( [family-tour] => Array ( [81176] => Array ( [name] => Tropical Colombia [category] => Famille [technical_name] => TCOL EN - Tropical Colombia [open] => [code] => 1 [nb_days_valid_circuit] => 30 [min_days_notice] => 1 [duration] => 14 [client] => Web Angleterre [first_day_date] => [region] => Array ( [178] => 178 [303] => 303 [376] => 376 [374] => 374 ) [country] => Array ( [10] => 10 ) [place] => Array ( [4335] => 4335 [4012] => 4012 [4469] => 4469 [4011] => 4011 [4390] => 4390 [4331] => 4331 [4567] => 4567 [4344] => 4344 [4340] => 4340 [4346] => 4346 ) [level] => Array ( [name] => For all public [description] => for all [icon] => http://terra.toogo.in/media/common/icon/small_level03703efbb0719b525ef55fd13fa1e053.jpg ) [type] => Array ( [20] => Array ( [name] => Escape (≥10 to ≤15 days) [icon] => http://terra.toogo.in/media/common/icon/small_durationd461d79ca812c21264bcf56263831775.jpg ) ) [tags] => Array ( [16] => Array ( [name] => Family Tour [icon] => http://terra.toogo.in/media/common/icon/small_family.jpg ) ) [df] => Array ( [Info:] => ) [dates] => Array ( [0] => 2016-08-16 ) [pictures] => Array ( [133685] => Array ( [filename] => http://terra.toogo.in/media/62001217919d0a2ca248039e2f40588cc70963571e0cca676344dc8091896dd5/circuit/big_tropical20colombia.jpg [name] => tropical20colombia.jpg [tag] => tropical20colombia.jpg ) ) [translations] => Array ( [seo_title] => Tropical Colombia [seo_description] => An ideal tour to discover Colombia with your family ! [seo_keywords] => tailor made trip, colombia, tropical, terra colombia, family tours, children [seo_url] => family-tour-trip-tropical-colombia.html [seo_h1] => Tropical Colombia [description] => A complete family tour that both, little ones and grown-ups, will enjoy : pink dolphins watching on the Amazon River, discovery of Cartagena, beach stay under the coconut palms in the Caribbean Islands and so much more! The perfect holidays to relax with family! [name] => Tropical Colombia ) ) [81178] => Array ( [name] => Let´s go to Colombia ! [category] => Famille [technical_name] => TCOL EN - Let´s go to Colombia [open] => [code] => 2 [nb_days_valid_circuit] => 30 [min_days_notice] => 1 [duration] => 15 [client] => Web Angleterre [first_day_date] => [region] => Array ( [178] => 178 [296] => 296 [294] => 294 [376] => 376 [374] => 374 ) [country] => Array ( [10] => 10 ) [place] => Array ( [4335] => 4335 [4378] => 4378 [3941] => 3941 [3942] => 3942 [4714] => 4714 [4414] => 4414 [4368] => 4368 [4370] => 4370 [4344] => 4344 [4340] => 4340 [4346] => 4346 ) [level] => Array ( [name] => For all public [description] => for all [icon] => http://terra.toogo.in/media/common/icon/small_level03703efbb0719b525ef55fd13fa1e053.jpg ) [type] => Array ( [20] => Array ( [name] => Escape (≥10 to ≤15 days) [icon] => http://terra.toogo.in/media/common/icon/small_durationd461d79ca812c21264bcf56263831775.jpg ) ) [tags] => Array ( [16] => Array ( [name] => Family Tour [icon] => http://terra.toogo.in/media/common/icon/small_family.jpg ) ) [df] => Array ( [Info:] => ) [dates] => Array ( [0] => 2016-08-09 ) [pictures] => Array ( [133691] => Array ( [filename] => http://terra.toogo.in/media/62001217919d0a2ca248039e2f40588cc70963571e0cca676344dc8091896dd5/circuit/big_img_6204.JPG [name] => img_6204.JPG [tag] => img_6204.JPG ) ) [translations] => Array ( [seo_title] => Let´s go to Colombia! [seo_description] => A perfect tour for families who want to have fun : come and do horseriding, rafting, hiking, boat tour… And finally relax in the heart of the Caribbean... [seo_keywords] => Family tour, Colombia, Bogota and surroundings , The coffee region, The tayrona national park and the sierra nevada, Cartagena de indias, The rosario archipelago [seo_url] => family-tour-trip-lets-go-to-colombia.html [seo_h1] => Let´s go to Colombia! [name] => Let´s go to Colombia ! [description] => Horseriding, rafting, hiking, boat tour : this tour combines discovery and adventure for a perfect holiday with your kids! And because all the small adventurers need to rest... you will end your trip by a beach stay in the Caribbean islands... [seasonality] => ) ) ) ) 1

OTHER SIMILAR CIRCUITS

By continuing your visit to this site, you must accept the use of cookies. Those help us to improve your navigation experience. For more information, click here