Top things to do

Top Choice Colombian in Puerto Nariño

Las Margaritas

Hidden behind a picket fence under a huge palapa (thatched roof) just beyond the football pitch, Las Margaritas is the best restaurant in town. Excellent home-cooked meals are served buffet-style from traditional cl…
Top Choice Gardens in Leticia

Mundo Amazónico

This 29-hectare reserve was designed to preserve endangered flora and fauna of the Amazon, and functions as a center for environmental education. The extensive botanical gardens boast some 700 species of flora that …
Top Choice International in Leticia

El Santo Angel

This newcomer easily has the most varied and interesting menu in town; it includes wraps, nachos, salads, grills, panini, burgers and pizza. With inventive touches to the cooking and pleasant outside dining (avoid t…
Museum in Leticia

Museo Etnográfico Amazónico

This small museum located inside the dolphin-pink-colored Biblioteca del Banco de la República building has a small collection of indigenous artifacts including musical instruments, textiles, tools, pottery and weap…
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Museo Uirapuru

Museo Uirapuru is in the rear section of Leticia’s largest craft shop. Less a museum than the personal collection of the shop owner; displays include indigenous artifacts, dried plants and woods, and preserved repti…
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Restaurante El Sabor

Leticia’s best budget option serves set meals, vegetarian burgers, and fruit salads, plus unlimited free fruit juice with your meal. The banana pancakes are excellent.
Bakery in Leticia

La Casa del Pan

Facing Parque Santander, this friendly spot for a basic but filling breakfast of eggs, bread and coffee is a favorite with budget travelers.
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A Me K Tiar

Serving good parillas (grilled meats) at great prices, this place is popular with locals and tourists alike. Wash your meal down with cold beer or freshly blended juices.
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La Cava Amazónica

This open-air restaurant is a locals’ lunchtime favorite. The set meals include huge portions of soup, salad, a meat dish and side of veggies, all for just COP$6000. It can get quite crowded during the weekday lunch…
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Mossh Bar

Mossh Bar is a modish joint facing Parque Santander, with red, white, black, and chrome interior.