Caribbean Colombia Express

002506T-17

The nature of Colombia and the Caribbean is like nowhere else on earth. On this tour, you’ll get the best of beach relaxation and wilderness exploration. Get back to nature in the jungle town of Minca – it’s the great outdoors with a relaxing Caribbean twist.

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Highlights
  • Hike through lush jungle
  • Meet the locals and learn about coffee in Minca
  • Indulge in fresh seafood and Colombian specialties
  • Explore the colonial city of Cartagena
  • Take in the beauty of Tayrona National Park
Details

Group size:
Max 16, average 12

2018 Departures:
August: 19
September: 16
October: 14, 21
November: 4, 18, 25
December: 2, 16, 23, 30

2018 Pricing:
August
**Sale, book by 28 June** CA$1,495 – twin
Regular price CA$1,760
CA$1,914 – single
September
**Sale, book by 28 Jun** CA$1,444 – twin
Regular price CA$1,600
CA$1,863 – single
October, November
CA$1,699 – twin
CA$2,118 – single
December
CA$1,799 – twin
CA$2,218 – single

2019 Departures:
January: 6, 13, 20, 27
February: 3, 17, 24
March: 3, 10, 17, 24
April: 7, 14, 21, 28
May: 5, 12, 26
June: 9, 23
July: 7, 14, 21, 28
August: 4, 11, 18, 25
September: 8, 22
October: 6, 13, 27
November: 3, 10, 17, 24
December: 15, 22, 29

2019 Pricing:
January, February, May, June, July, August
CA$1,759 – twin
CA$2,178 – single
March, April, December
CA$1,799 – twin
CA$2,218 – single
September, October, November
CA$1,699 – twin
CA$2,118 – single

2020 Departures:
January: 5, 12, 19, 26
February: 2, 9, 16, 23
March: 1, 8 ,15 , 22 ,29
April: 5, 12, 19, 26
May: 10, 24, 31
June: 7, 14, 28
July: 5, 12 ,19, 26
August: 2, 9 ,16, 23
September: 6, 13, 27
October: 4, 11, 18, 25
November: 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
December: 6, 13, 20, 27

2021 Pricing:
January
CA$1,699 – twin
CA$2,118 – single

Tour Code:
002506T-17

Itinerary
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Day 1: Cartagena

Arrive at any time today. Explore Cartagena on your own or just relax before your adventure begins.

Day 2: Cartagena

Enjoy a guided city tour, visiting the colonial walled city and fortress which is also a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Enjoy free time to take in the Caribbean vibe of the city and beach.

Day 3: Minca

Today you will travel to the small town of Minca. Here you will have time to explore and breathe in the fresh mountain air.

Day 4: Taganga

Journey into the hills around Minca and hike to a beautiful waterfall. Take a tour of a coffee farm, learn about chocolate preparation and indulge in a local lunch. Continue to Taganga, a perfect base for exploring nearby Tayrona National Park.

Day 5: Taganga

Spend the day exploring Taganga. Opt for more active options like snorkelling or hiking or relax on one of the beaches and relax in a hammock.

Day 6: Parque Nacional Natural Tayrona

Head into Tayronal National Park for a moderate hike with a local guide. This is a perfect opportunity to experience nature and learn a little more about the rich, natural diversity of northern Colombia. You’ll be staying in a lodge close to the park.

Day 7: Santa Marta

Return to Santa Marta for an optional evening out on the town.

Day 8: Departure

Feel free to depart at any time through out the day.

Explore the Gold Museum Santa Marta, free admission. This colonial mansion houses indigenous artifacts from the Tayrona area including an impressive gold collection.

For a fee, visit Simon Bolivar’s final resting place, la Quinta. This is the estate where the famous libertador spent his final days. The former rum plantation now includes a restored house, museum, library, and extensive gardens perfect for exploring.

Included
  • City Tour in Cartagena
  • Tayrona National Park hike with local guide (excluding February departures)
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities
  • Accommodation for seven nights
  • Ten meals (7 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 1 dinner)
Not Included
  • Optional tours not included in activities
  • Meals not included in itinerary
  • Flight to Cartagena
  • Travel insurance
  • Items of a personal nature
Tour Notes

Disclaimer: We do our utmost to ensure that information posted on our website is correct at the time of publication, however trip details are subject to change without notice by the suppliers and operators involved. We update the information as soon as possible when changes are advised to us, however, we cannot assume responsibility for such changes made by the suppliers and operators.

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