Hiking

Colombia’s varied terrain harbors dense jungle, sky-high mountains and snow-capped Andean peaks, including the abundant páramo (high-mountain plains), a rarity found in just a handful of countries.

PNN El Cocuy Commanding peaks, mountain lakes, icy glaciers and views to Venezuela highlight these high-altitude day treks.

Ciudad Perdida Multiday jungle trek to one of the largest pre-Columbian cities in the Americas.

PNN Los Nevados Challenging one-day jaunt through the páramo to the glacier summit of Nevado Santa Isabel.

Valle de Cocora Giant wax palms strewn about verdant valleys and misty green hills highlight this half-day hike.

Tierradentro Take in Tierradentro’s pre-Columbian underground tombs surrounded by gorgeous surrounding hillsides on this full-day hike.