Fly 52 minutes from Bogota to Los Llanos, a lush region full of wetlands savannahs, wildlife, and Llanero cowboys. From there, drive take a 2.5-hour drive or 20-minute helicopter to Corocora Camp, a private camp that fuses luxury comforts with the adventure of life on a 9,000-hectare nature reserve.
Fully experience the region’s endless plains on a horseback or 4×4 expedition in search of wildlife, join Llanero cowboys during their daily tasks and listen to their cattle herding songs, declared intangible heritage of humanity by UNESCO. Wrap up the day with sundowner drinks from our premium-stocked bar, a display of llanero with live music and traditional instruments, and dinner under the stars.
Take a 72-minute flight from Los Llanos to Caño Cristales, where you’ll be able to find the ‘River of Five Colors’ – which blooms into bright red every year from July to November thanks to the endemic plant Macarenia Clavigera. Settle into a beautiful eco-lodge designed and build by a biologist who seeks to recover La Macarena’s plant structure through reforestation projects.
Explore the Guayabero River on a kayak or traditional canoe in search of pink dolphins. As the sun sets, enjoy a live concert of the region’s traditional music, and sundowner drinks on the banks of the river.
Fly 50 minutes from Caño Cristales to San Agustin, home to some of the most important archaeological sites in Colombia. Stay at a charming boutique hotel overlooking a coffee plantation, only a short distance away from the best places to visit.
Explore the main archaeological sites from half a day to up to two days on an in-depth expedition. Learn the secrets of coffee growing and empowerment by meeting a cooperative run by female coffee growers, and go rafting or kayaking in the Magdalena River rapids.
From San Agustin, depart on a 90-minute flight towards Colombia’s Pacific Coast, where the jungle meets the sea to create a unique territory for plants and wildlife, like the humpback whales that migrate to these coasts for mating season. From Nuqui, hop on a boat for 45 minutes to reach the private bay where you’ll find a stunning jungle lodge. Owned and operated by a family from Medellin, you’ll be welcomed like family at this lush and exotic destination.
Between July and October, visit a special cove within Utria National Park to experience the annual humpback whale migration from Patagonia, where they reach the Pacific to mate and give birth. Visit the local indigenous and afro-descendent communities to learn about their cultural heritage. Make the most of your time on the beach by surfing, paddle boarding, diving, snorkeling, and fishing.
Take a 96-minute flight from the Pacific Coast to Cartagena, a bright vivacious city with a rich history and a bustling cultural and gastronomic scene. Stay in the historical center, at a luxury boutique hotel recognized as one of the Leading Hotels of The World.
Dive into Cartagena’s diverse culture and historical background by listening to the stories and people of el Centro, getting to know the local life and street art of Getsemani, learning all about the city’s architecture and design, and experiencing the city through Gabriel Garcia Marquez’s literary work. Explore the Caribbean by going island hopping in the Rosario Islands and go swimming, snorkeling, paddle boarding, kayaking, or simply relax in the sun.
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