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10-Day Los Llanos Adventure Colombia

ItineraryDay 1: BogotaStop At: BogotaArrival to Bogota airport, transfer in to hotel.Duration: 2 hoursNo meals included on this day.Accommodation included: Casa DecoDay 2: La Candelaria - Gold and Botero Museums - Monserrate HillStop At: Barrio La Candelaria, BogotaPrivate city tour in Bogota, during which you will explore the narrow streets of La Candelaria (the historical center of Bogota). Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Gold Museum (Museo del Oro), BogotaThen you will visit the museum of gold (closed on Mondays) and the museum of Botero (closed on Tuesdays). Duration: 3 hoursStop At: Mount Monserrate, BogotaAlso you will go to the hill “Monserrate” by cable car “Funicular”. During the whole tour you will be accompanied by an English speaking guide.Duration: 2 hoursMeals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: Casa DecoDay 3: Horse Ride at TobiaStop At: Tobia - NimaimaTransfer to the surroundings of Tobia, a warm village around 2 hours from Bogota. It is famous for its extreme sports and nature. There will be a horseback riding activity waiting for you here. You will go back to Bogota in the afternoon.Duration: 6 hoursMeals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: Casa DecoDay 4: Horse Ride at VillavicencioStop At: VillavicencioTransfer to Villavicencio. Horseback riding around Villavicencio. Then you will have a visit to the Gramalote farm and you will be hiking in the area. After this you will go back to your hotel.Duration: 6 hoursMeals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: Hotel Gran ReservaDay 5: Horse Ride at GramaloteStop At: Campo Ecologico Gramalote, Villavicencio, Meta DepartmentTransport to Gramalote. Here you will be going horseback riding. In the afternoon you will have hikes in this area. Then you will go back to your hotel. Duration: 6 hoursMeals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: Hotel Gran ReservaDay 6: Transfer to YopalStop At: Yopal, Aguazul, Casanare DepartmentPrivate transportation to Yopal (about 5 hours). Duration: 5 hoursMeals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: Hotel CamorucoDay 7: Hato de Aurora - Afternoon HikeStop At: CasanareOn this day you will get a private transportation to Hato de Aurora. This will take about 4 hours. Then you will have a hike in the afternoon.Duration: 7 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • DinnerAccommodation included: Hato de AuroraDay 8: Birdwatching - Horse RideStop At: CasanareEarly in the morning you will be going birdwatching. In the afternoon another horseback ride. Duration: 7 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • DinnerAccommodation included: Hato de AuroraDay 9: Horse Ride - HikingStop At: CasanareOn this day there are more horseback riding activities and hiking activities waiting for you. Duration: 8 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • DinnerAccommodation included: Hato de AuroraDay 10: Transfer to YopalStop At: Yopal, Aguazul, Casanare DepartmentPrivate transport to Yopal Duration: 5 hoursMeals included: • BreakfastNo accommodation included on this day.

$810 Day Trips & Excursions

Cano Cristales & Jungle: 4 day trip from Bogota

Day 1: CAÑO CRISTILETOS (SMALLER CAÑO CRISTALES RIVER) • Flight from Bogota to La Macarena (1 hour flight) OR from Villavicencio (3 hour taxi from Bogota to Villavicencio airport) if flights are not available from Bogota that day • Greeted at La Macarena airport by FlashpackerConnect guide/representative • Mandatory Information session with National Park Sierra de la Macarena • Check in to hotel, please note that La Macarena is a very remote Amazon town and while comfortable, accommodations come with only the basic amenities.  Most do not have hot water. • Transport to Caño Cristalitos (a smaller Caño Cristales) or Caño Piedra depending on water conditions • Lunch at the river. In an effort to preserve the natural beauty of the parks, all lunches are packed in banana leaves to prevent any trash from ending up in the parks. • Return to La Macarena and rest before dinner. Dinner will be at a local restaurant with your guide. • Please note that your guide will be with you during all excursions and meals. Day 2: CAÑO CRISTALES FULL DAY TOUR • Breakfast at a local restaurant with your guide  • Launch from La Macarena boat ramp for a 30 minute boat ride. • Along the way, you have the opportunity to see monkeys, and exotic bird species such as the prehistoric Hoatzan • Transport in 4x4s from the La Cachivera district to Caño Cajuche • 1-2 hr walk from Caño Cajuche to Caño Cristales. • Your route through the park is assigned the morning of your trip by the National Park. While the park admits up to 350 people per day, you will most likely see no more than 20 people due to these planned trails.  All routes will end at Los Ochos or "The 8s" which is considered the most picturesque location throughout the park. • Enjoy hiking and exploring for around 6 hours.  While this will include many breaks for pictures and swimming, it is often very hot so please bring an ample supply of water. • Return in 4x4s to the Guayabero River and back to La Macarena • Rest at your hotel and meet for dinner with your guide.   Day 3: Canoes Waterfall Adventure • Breakfast at a local restaurant with your guide  • Depart for the waterfall adventure. On this off the beaten track adventure you explore the jungle of National Park 'Sierra de la Macarena' and visit one of the most stunning waterfalls on earth, Cano Canoas.  • Enjoy a local lunch at a family farm in the jungle • Arrive back to La Macarena in the evening.  Day 4: Departure > Bogota • Sunrise wildlife boat ride • Breakfast, at the Farm and back to hotel at 9am to pack • Return to Bogota. Flight out between 10am and 2 pm depending on availability and flight schedule that day. (Lunch included if you have an afternoon flight.

$875 Multi-day & Extended Tours

4-Day Jungle Tour to the Amazon from Bogota

Day 1: Arriving from Villavicencio or Bogota airport (depending on flight availability)Caño Piedra (swimming- animal watching) 2 hoursRiver Tour for Pink Dolphins watching sunset.Day 2: Raudal Amazon river tour (Wildlife Viewing): Here you will have the chance to see some amazing wildlife as you cruise along the Guayabero River. This is arguably the single most biodiverse spot on earth counting species per hectare. Endemic flora and fauna galore, and your guide will be an amazing source of knowledge along the way.El Raudal. This is a rapid from the Guayabero River, formed among the walls of ancient rocks. The place is a kind of open-air archaeological museum with ancient petroglyphs visible.Hike to rock city (1 hour- 2 miles in length)Day 3: Caño Canoas (includes camping)This part of the trip is done by motorcycle. Here you will see some parts of river that are like caño cristales. Same rock formation and plants (macarenia clavijera). Like every day we get up early in the morning. Together we prepare our cars for the day’s adventures. After breakfast we head to ‘Caño Canoas’. This is a unique destination, since very few tourists come here. Breathtaking waterfalls await you in the dense jungle. Before sunset we return to our base camp where we will enjoy a meal and discuss the day’s adventures.Day 4: Return to BogotaReturning to La Macarena to take the plane back to Bogota. The distance from Caño Canoas to La Macarena is about 2.5 to 3 hours depending on road condition and rain. From here you will take the trip back to villavicencio and then Bogota (or straight to Bogota if flights are available).

$60 Day Trips & Excursions

Tour gastronómico

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Bioparque Los Ocarros, Villavicencio, Meta DepartmentObservación de flora y fauna de la Orinoquía ColombianaDuration: 2 hoursStop At: Mirador Restrepo, Restrepo, Meta DepartmentDegustación de productos de la región, pan de arroz, masato y carne a la llanera.Duration: 2 hours