Description: Journey with us through green mountain trails as we discover a land filled with waterfalls, orchids and native medicinal plants. Make your way up to La Chorrera, one of the tallest waterfalls in the Andes, over 590 meters high!
Difficulty: This trail is of medium difficulty with some steep, uneven and slippery surfaces so hiking boots are recommended. You can also bring a change of shoes & socks in case it rains. You must be in good physical condition to join.
Note: Upon request we are able to provide you with rain boots in most sizes.
Accessibility: Anybody between the ages of 7 to 70 years-old can join. We are happy to arrange a customized ride for you, should you have limited mobility or visual/hearing impairment.
Duration: The total tour time is 8 hours from start to finish with a 3 to 4 hours interpretative hike.
Departure: This tour departs from our meeting point at Movistar Arena (former Coliseo El Campin). We offer door to door pick-up & drop-off at an extra cost.
Location: Located about 1.5 hours behind the Eastern mountains of Bogotá, La Chorrera is the birth place of many mountain springs and waterfalls. To learn more about the Cloud Forest CLICK HERE.
Elevation: Maximum hiking altittude 2600 m.a.s.l.
Weather: The average temperature is 16ºC with minimums of 12ºC when it is cloudy. About 30% of the time we visit here we experience light rain and about 10% of the time we see heavy rain.
Covid-19: Choachi has had low exposure to Covid-19 so the locals ask all visitors to follow strict safety protocols. We are expected to wear masks at all times, both inside and outside the vehicle. We will also disinfect our hands and shoes with alcohol at every stop.
Includes: Private 4x4 transport from Bogotá, a spanish speaking local guide, entrances and accident insurance while on site.
- Door to door pick-up & drop-off (depending on location)
- Bilingual guide in English, Portuguese, French or German (pending availability)
- Picnic vegetarian sandwich (24 hours prior reservation)
Things to Bring:
- Rain jacket, rain poncho or umbrella.
- Hiking boots or rain boots if possible (no open-toed shoes allowed).
- Long pants recommended.
- Sun protection, cap or hat.
- Trail head
- Departure from Bogotá.
- Drive through the Eastern Andes Mountains (2 hours)
- 3 to 4 hour cloud forest mountain hike
- Drive back to Bogotá (2 hours)