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  • Cartagena on Colombia's Caribbean coast

Why Colombia is considered a top bucket list destination?

This large South American country is well known for its rich cultural history, biodiversity and heritage. Colombia is noted for its excellent coffee, happy people, colourful flowers and contagious dance!, Furthermore Colombia is home to nine UNESCO World Heritage sites, including, the old city of Cartagena, Chiribiquete National Park and many Archaeological Parks. It also offers over 30 National Parks accessible to the public, some of which are situated in the Amazon Rainforest!

What are the top bucket list activities on a Colombia vacation?

There are many reasons why you should consider Colombia on your bucket list. 1900 bird species make it a paradise for bird watching. Colombia's impressive Coffee Region highlights the extraordinary landscape that made it onto the list of UNESCO World Heritage Sites.  Furthermore, if you are looking for a deeper cultural connection, be sure to enjoy a drink or a dance at one of Colombia’s bars where it was born, Cali. For the adventurous, consider cycling or motorcycling through the mountainous countryside. Hikers can trek to the Lost City in Tayrona National Park and, last but not least, visit Colombia for its beaches and practice sailing and snorkelling on the second-largest reef in the world located off the Caribbean coast of San Andres known as the sea of the seven colours.

Bucket List Travel Ideas

  • Essential Colombia: Bogota & Cartagena

    FIRST-CLASS | PRIVATE-GUIDED: Embark on this 8-day Colombian vacation, combining the lively spirit of Bogota with the Caribbean beauty of UNESCO-listed Cartagena. Explore historic sites like Plaza Bolivar and the Botero Museum, savour local craft beers, and engage in the traditional game of Tejo. Discover Cartagena's rich history, explore San Felipe da Barajas fortress and embrace the lively local lifestyle.
    8 Days
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    US$ 2,176
    Trip Type:
    Active & Adventurous, Bucket List Travel Ideas, Family Vacations, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
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