Coffee, colorful towns & picture-perfect landscapes
This tour includes: Private transport, personal accident insurance, all entrances, 3 breakfasts, a local bilingual guide, basic rural accommodation and a link to an online photo album. Please note that lunch and dinner are not included.
PLEASE NOTE THAT PICK-UP AND DROP-OFF IS AT THE PAN PA YA IN CHAPINERO
We depart in the morning and head towards the coffee lands of Tibacuy. Once we arrive we will take a walk through the farmlands, stopping at different sites to learn about the traditional coffee production process. We then stop for a local lunch (not included) on one of the farms and in the afternoon you will pick, peel, dry, roast & grind coffee while also getting to taste some of the best tinto Colombia has to offer. The evening will be spent having dinner (not included) and relaxing at the house.
After breakfast (included) we continue our journey towards Quindio in the central Andes, stopping in the town of Cajamarca for lunch (not included). We then climb over 3500mts in order to cross La Linea, one of Colombia’s most challenging roads, before arriving to the town of Filandia where you will participate in a traditional basketmaking workshop. After the workshop you will have free time to explore the town and have dinner on your own (not included). We will spend the night in the town of Filandia.
After breakfast (included) we make our way towards Cocora Valley where we will pick up horses that will take us to a hummingbird garden up into the mountains. From there we continue hiking for 1.5hrs into the cloud forest at 3200 m.a.s.l. where we have lunch (not included) before hiking back down to Cocora (3hrs). We then stop in the town of Salento where you will have free time to walk around and have dinner on your own (not included).
After breakfast (included) you will head out into the forest for a nature walk to look for howler monkeys and native bird species, guided by a local. We will then make our way back across the Andes to Bogotá, stopping along the road for lunch (not included). The drive is approximately 8 hours and we expect to arrive back in the city around 8pm.