This 5 day adventure into the Colombian Coffee Zone will provide you with breathtaking views, unbelievable tranquility, colorful buildings, stone roads, surreal settings, giant statues and so much more. You’ll be visiting 4 different states, and view all of them from the peak of a mountain. You’ll enjoy an adventure through the Wax Palm Forrest of the Cocora Valley, a Walking Tour of Salento, a premium Coffee Farm Tour, a Walking Tour of Filandia, Viterbo, the giant Christ statue of Belalcázar and The Thermal Hot Springs of Santa Rosa.Including staying 2 nights in Salento and 1 night in the heart of the beautiful town of Filandia, and your last night in unique town of Viterbo.It doesn’t get much better than this!To ensure availability of quality accommodation and the best guides, ALL Bookings Must Be a Minimum of 9 days in Advance of Tour Start Date.
ItineraryDay 1: SalentoStop At: Salento, QuindíoYou'll be collected from the Pereira Matecaña International Airport and take a wonderful drive through the beautiful; scenery to your waiting accommodation in Salento.Duration: 1 hourNo meals included on this day.Accommodation included: Salento HotelDay 2: Wax Palms, Salento and Coffee TourStop At: Salento, QuindíoYou will be collected from the hotel and taken for a wonderful drive to the Cocora Valley were you will walk through the Wax Palm Forrest of the Cocora Valley.Following this you’ll enjoy a walking tour of Salento and a stop for some lunch, in one of the many fine restaurants.Next you’ll be enjoying a full coffee tour explaining exactly how everything works, and a complete explanation of the entire coffee process from seed to cup.Duration: 8 hoursMeals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: Salento HotelDay 3: Santa Rosa de Cabal Thermal Hot Springs / FilandiaStop At: Filandia Centro Artesanal, Filandia, Quindio DepartmentWill be a trip to the magical location of the Thermal Hot Springs of Santa Rosa. Surrounded by a tropical jungle you’ll walk through and soak up the mineral rich waters in this amazing setting, along with wandering these beautiful grounds and exploring the unbelievable waterfall.Following this amazingly relaxing excursion, you’ll be taken to the amazingly colorful town of Filandia. If you thought Salento was an exceptionally colorful town with wonderful architecture, you will absolutely love this place. Here you will enjoy a walking tour and be staying the night in the heart of this wonderful town.Duration: 9 hoursMeals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: Filandia HotelDay 4: Belalcázar and Viterbo TourStop At: Viterbo — caldasSite back and relax as you are driven high through the plantations of Coffee and Platino (similar to bananas) to reach the peak of Belalcázar. Once here you’ll enjoy the breathtaking views of 4 states of Colombia and the amazing site of a giant statue of “Christ the King” overlooking the valleys and town below. You’ll climb to the top of this giant statue and enjoy a full 360% view for 100’s of miles in every direction.Next you’ll enjoy a short journey to the entrance of Viterbo, where you can change vehicle for a picturesque ride in a Willys through to the town center. You’ll then be collected in the plaza and continue onto a lake full of fish, which will be where you’ll stop for lunch. You’ll also have a choice of catching for your own lunch using a bamboo fishing pole.After lunch you’ll journey back into the town of Viterbo and enjoy some free time before checking in to your hotel and your choice of activities, or just to relax.Duration: 8 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • LunchAccommodation included: Viterbo HotelDay 5: Viterbo Free Day to Explore More / Airport drop-offStop At: Pereira, RisaraldaYour transport will be waiting to take you to the airport at anytime for the next part of your Colombian adventure, or if you have arranged for another night or more accommodation to explore more of the Zona Cafetera region (highly recommended and can be organised with us after booking), your transport will be waiting for another day. Duration: 2 hoursMeals included: • BreakfastNo accommodation included on this day.