Heart of Colombia

Denver International Travel
Denver International Travel
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Be part of history and get to know one of Latin America’s most exciting, creative and innovative cities – Medellín - along with picturesque villages in Colombia’s mountainous interior. We’ll start with an e-bike ride through Medellín’s diverse neighborhoods to learn about the city’s impressive transformation in the past twenty years. We’ll hike up the monolith of El Peñol and visit colorful Guatapé before heading to the Antioquia coffee region to soak up nature’s splendor on a working coffee farm. We’ll then visit the charming villages of Jardín and Salamina, complete with a hike through Colombia’s famed wax palms before a final farmhouse stay near Medellín.

November 21-29, 2020

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Trip Includes:

8 nights’ accommodations in boutique, centrally located B&Bs

Transfers to/from Medellín airport

All ground transportation between Medellín, Jardín, the Antioquia coffee region and Salamina

Medellín e-bike tour to learn see the city’s best sites and learn about recent history & revitalization

Comuna 13 visit to learn about social change through art & music

Visit to a social enterprise jeweler, sourcing design and materials from four specific regions of Colombia and supporting women’s cooperatives in the respective areas

El Peñol monolith hike and visit to the charming village of Guatapé

Sustainable, rainforest-certified coffee farm visit with activities, tastings and an overnight farmhouse stay in Jardín

Visit to the Colombian heritage town of Salamina

Hike in the Samaria Valley to learn about the unique Wax Palm and its importance in the ecosystem


Daily breakfast + 6 dinners + 3 lunches

Visit to our local community partner to learn about social change through art + donation to their organization

Traverse representative assisting you from booking to departure + local guides

Small group experience, max 12 people

You can reserve your spot online at https://traversejourneys.com/trips/colombia/heart-of-colombia

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