COLOMBIAN COLONIAL TOWN


 

BOGOTÁ | VILLA DE LEYVA | BARICHARA | BUCARAMANGA | CARTAGENA
10 nights - 11 days

 

DAY 1 | Bogota
Arrival at El Dorado airport in Bogotá with an international flight. Reception and transfer to the hotel.
Check-in. Overnight stay.
MEALS: - / -/ -

DAY 2 | Bogota – Half Day City Tour with Monserrate
Enjoy a half day visit to the historic centre of Bogota known as La Candelaria. This archaic suburb has great
significance in the country´s history due to its cultural heritage and is also a great example of Spanish colonial
time architecture. Overnight stay.
MEALS: B/ - / -
Note: The Gold Museum is closed on Mondays and the Botero Museum is closed on Tuesday.

DAY 3 | Bogota – Zipaquira – Villa de Leyva
Depart from Bogotá and head north, towards Zipaquirá. After a journey of roughly 1.15 hours reach the impressive
Salt Cathedral. The excursion will begin by visiting the cathedral in a tunnel that passes the fourteen Stations of the Cross and continues on to the dome. The trip ends at a mirror of water where it is possible to experience the amazing visual effects of water on carved saline rock. Continue on a 2-hour trip to Villa de Leyva in the afternoon. Upon arrival to Villa de Leyva check in at the hotel. Overnight stay.
MEALS: B / - / -

DAY 4 | Villa de Leyva and surroundings
Enjoy this colonial jewel visiting its cultural and ecological attractions such as the Colonial Art Museum; the
Monastery and Convent del Carmen and the Museum of Maestro Acuña. Then visit The Fossil Museum, founded in 1977 and located 5,5 km away from Villa de Leyva. The museum was built exactly at the place where a kronosaurus was discovered. Return to the hotel. Overnight stay.
MEALS: B/ - / -

DAY 5 | Villa De Leyva – Barichara
Depart Villa de Leyva and travel for approximately 5 hours to Barichara. On arrival to Barichara transfer to
hotel for check-in. Overnight stay.
MEALS: B/ - / -

DAY 6 | Barichara – Half Day City Tour Barichara and Guane
Departure for Barichara, located 25km from San Gil or 100km from Bucaramanga along the rim of the river
Suarez valley. This town was declared a National Architectural Monument in 1975 for the wellpreserved urban
structure and colonial Spanish-style architecture. Overnight stay.
MEALS: B/ - / -

DAY 7| Barichara - Visit to Chicamocha National Park - Bucaramanaga
Leave Barichara and head towards Bucaramanga making a stopover at the theme park which is part of the
Chicamocha National Park approximately 1 hour from Barichara and on the road that leads to Bucaramanga.
A cable car runs for 6,3km of the canyon over a period of 30 minutes. This is one of the largest and longest
cable car rides in the world. Within the park it’s worth taking the time to visit the replica Santander town, the Guane Museum, the Monument to Santaderean culture, the Viewpoint and the Goat and Ostrich
park amongst other things. Later continue the journey to Bucaramanga the capital city of Santander, with
approximate travel time of 1 hour. Arrival at the hotel and check-in. Overnight stay.
MEALS: B/ - / -

DAY 8 |Bucaramanga – Cartagena
Today after breakfast, transfer to the airport for flight to Cartagena. Upon arrival at Cartagena reception
and transfer to the hotel.
Overnight stay.
MEALS: B/ - / -

DAY 9 | Cartagena - Half Day City Tour Panoramic
Start with a panoramic view of the city from the Monasterio and Iglesia de La Popa. Continuing to the San Felipe Fortress, erected in honor of the poet from Cartagena, Don Luis Carlos López. Walk around the fortress and learn
how the castle was constructed, the engineering feats, the tunnels, underground galleries and passageways.
Then continue on to the Ciudad Vieja (old city) to visit the Convert and Church of San Pedro Claver. Lastly, continue to the handicrafts zone of the Bovedas. Overnight stay.
MEALS: B/ - / -

DAY 10 | Cartagena
Free day for individual activities. A full day tour to the Archipiélago del Rosario is recommended.
Overnight stay.
MEALS: B/ - / -

DAY 11 | Cartagena - Bogotá
Breakfast and transfer to the airport for flight to Bogotá.
MEALS: B/ - / -



Included:

Daily breakfast & meals detailed in the quotation
Private transfers & excursions with bilingual speaking guide.
Accommodaton in 3/4 * properties.
Not included:
Extra expenses not indicated in description.
Internal Flights
Airport Tax
Tips.

 
PRIS: fr. 18700 SEK/person

 

 


 

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