45 days in Colombia Itinerary

45 days in Colombia Itinerary

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Bogota
— 1 night
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Neiva
— 1 night
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Villavieja
— 1 night
4
Zipaquira
— 1 night
5
Villa de Leyva
— 1 night
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Tunja
— 1 night
7
Barichara
— 1 night
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San Gil
— 1 night
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Bucaramanga
— 1 night
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Santa Marta
— 1 night
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Taganga
— 1 night
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Tayrona National Park
— 1 night
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Minca
— 1 night
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Palomino
— 1 night
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Riohacha
— 2 nights
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Cabo de La Vela
— 1 night
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Barranquilla
— 1 night
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Cartagena
— 1 night
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Mompos
— 1 night
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San Onofre
— 1 night
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Medellin
— 1 night
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Guatape
— 1 night
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Santa Fe de Antioquia
— 1 night
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Jerico
— 1 night
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Jardin
— 1 night
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Manizales
— 1 night
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Pereira
— 1 night
28
Salento
— 1 night
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Filandia
— 1 night
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Armenia
— 1 night
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Buenavista
— 1 night
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Cali
— 1 night
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Buga
— 1 night
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Popayan
— 1 night
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San Agustin
— 1 night
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Pasto
— 1 night
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Ipiales
— 2 nights
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Neiva
— 2 nights

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Bogota

Bogota ©
Colombia's heart and soul, Bogota has earned the nickname "Athens of South America" thanks to its abundance of universities, libraries, and lower-level schools.
On the 1st (Wed), look for gifts at Bta Capital, thenexamine the collection at Gold Museum (Museo del Oro), thenadmire the masterpieces at Museo Botero del Banco de la Republica, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of La Catedral Primada.

To see photos, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Bogota day trip planning app.

London, UK to Bogota is an approximately 15-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Bogota is minus 5 hours. Traveling from London in July, expect Bogota to be little chillier, temps between °C and °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to travel to Neiva.

Things to do in Bogota

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Gold Museum (Museo del Oro) ©
Gold Museum (Museo del Oro)
Museo Botero del Banco de la Republica ©
Museo Botero del Banco de la Republica
La Catedral Primada ©
La Catedral Primada

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Neiva

Neiva ©
Neiva is the capital of the Department of Huila. On the 2nd (Thu), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Catedral de Neiva and then pause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia Colonial. On the 3rd (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a splash at Playa Juncal.

For traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Neiva trip planner.

Traveling by car from Bogota to Neiva takes 5.5 hours. Expect warmer temperatures when traveling from Bogota in July; daily highs in Neiva reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Villavieja.

Things to do in Neiva

Theme Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Playa Juncal ©
Playa Juncal
Iglesia Colonial ©
Iglesia Colonial

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Villavieja

Villavieja ©
Clinging to the banks of the Magdalena River, Villavieja serves as a gateway to the Tatacoa Desert.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sat): examine the collection at Casa del Totumo, look for all kinds of wild species at Desierto de la Tatacoa, and then stroll around Parque Valle de la Tatacoa.

To find other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Villavieja vacation builder app.

You can drive from Neiva to Villavieja in an hour. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can travel to Zipaquira.

Things to do in Villavieja

Parks Wildlife Museums
Highlights from your plan
Desierto de la Tatacoa ©
Desierto de la Tatacoa
Casa del Totumo ©
Casa del Totumo
Parque Valle de la Tatacoa ©
Parque Valle de la Tatacoa

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Zipaquira

Zipaquira ©
A tour of Zipaquira, the salt-mining capital of Colombia, remains one of the best day-trip ideas from Bogota.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral Diocesana, pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral de Sal de Zipaquira, and then Head underground at Esensal.

Make your Zipaquira itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Drive from Villavieja to Zipaquira in 7 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Villa de Leyva.

Things to do in Zipaquira

Historic Sites Spas Parks
Highlights from your plan
Catedral de Sal de Zipaquira ©
Catedral de Sal de Zipaquira
Esensal ©
Esensal
Catedral Diocesana ©
Catedral Diocesana

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Villa de Leyva

Villa de Leyva ©
Positioned away from major trade routes and exploitable resources, the colonial town of Villa de Leyva has been largely left alone--leaving a window into the 16th century that has become one of Colombia's most popular attractions.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Hotel Plaza Mayor Villa de Leyva, admire the landmark architecture of Casa Terracota, and then explore the activities along Pozos Azules.

For photos, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read our Villa de Leyva itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Zipaquira to Villa de Leyva takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Tunja.

Things to do in Villa de Leyva

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Pozos Azules ©
Pozos Azules
Hotel Plaza Mayor Villa de Leyva ©
Hotel Plaza Mayor Villa de Leyva
Casa Terracota ©
Casa Terracota

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Tunja

Tunja ©
Sitting on the eastern range of the Colombian Andes, the city of Tunja was founded by the Spanish in the first half of the 16th century.
On the 7th (Tue), take an in-depth tour of Capilla y Museo de Santa Clara la Real, thenmake a trip to Plaza de Bolivar, and then pause for some photo ops at Puente de Boyaca.

To find traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Tunja online attractions planner.

Getting from Villa de Leyva to Tunja by car takes about an hour. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to travel to Barichara.

Things to do in Tunja

Museums

Side Trip

Puente de Boyaca
Highlights from your plan
Capilla y Museo de Santa Clara la Real ©
Capilla y Museo de Santa Clara la Real
Plaza de Bolivar ©
Plaza de Bolivar
Puente de Boyaca ©
Puente de Boyaca

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Barichara

Barichara ©
A charming town of just over 7,000 people, Barichara displays rustic, dusty orange-colored architecture, protected by the Colombian People's Heritage Network.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Wed): take in nature's colorful creations at Parque Para Las Artes, make a trip to Capilla de Santa Barbara, pause for some photo ops at Monumento al Buey, stroll the grounds of Cementerio Barichara, thenexplore the galleries of Fundacion San Lorenzo De Barichara, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de la Inmaculada Concepcion.

To find photos, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Barichara travel planner.

Drive from Tunja to Barichara in 4.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Barichara can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can go by car to San Gil.

Things to do in Barichara

Historic Sites Parks Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Cementerio  Barichara ©
Cementerio Barichara
Catedral de la Inmaculada Concepcion ©
Catedral de la Inmaculada Concepcion
Capilla de Santa Barbara ©
Capilla de Santa Barbara

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San Gil

Providing some of the region's best opportunities for paragliding, rappelling, white-water rafting, kayaking, hiking, and caving, San Gil appeals to adventure seekers and nature lovers wishing to escape overcrowded Bogota, located several hours' drive to the south.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Thu): identify plant and animal life at Parque Gallineral, thenhead outdoors with Outdoor Activities, and then fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a San Gil trip simple and quick.

Drive from Barichara to San Gil in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July in San Gil, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Fri) to allow time for the bus ride to Bucaramanga.

Things to do in San Gil

Outdoors Tours Adventure
Highlights from your plan
Parasailing & Paragliding
Adrenaline & Extreme Tours
Parque La Libertad ©
Parque La Libertad

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Bucaramanga

Bucaramanga ©
A tour of Bucaramanga may yield little evidence that it dates back as far as 1622.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of the Holy Family and then snap pictures at Puente del Bicentenario. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the striking landscape of Parque Nacional de Chicamocha.

For other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Bucaramanga online trip builder.

Getting from San Gil to Bucaramanga by bus takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive. In July in Bucaramanga, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can travel to Santa Marta.

Things to do in Bucaramanga

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral of the Holy Family ©
Cathedral of the Holy Family

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Santa Marta

Santa Marta
Many visitors begin their Santa Marta holiday, surrounded by urban clutter and heavy traffic, expecting little from the city in terms of historical importance.
To see traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Santa Marta online route builder.

You can fly from Bucaramanga to Santa Marta in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Bucaramanga in July, expect Santa Marta to be somewhat warmer, temps between °C and °C. You'll set off for Taganga on the 12th (Sun).

Things to do in Santa Marta

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

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Taganga

Known as a nightlife and scuba diving spot, Taganga became a major destination for backpackers and weekend revelers about a decade ago.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sun): identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas and then kick back and relax at Playa Grande. On your second day here, enjoy the sand and surf at Playaca and then kick back and relax at Playa Taganga.

To find more things to do, photos, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Taganga trip builder website.

Taganga is very close to Santa Marta. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Tayrona National Park.

Things to do in Taganga

Outdoors Beaches Parks
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Playa Grande ©
Playa Grande
Playaca ©
Playaca

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Tayrona National Park

Tayrona National Park ©
On the 14th (Tue), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Parque Nacional Natural Tayrona and then kick back and relax at Playa de las 7 Olas.

To find other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read Tayrona National Park trip website.

Drive from Taganga to Tayrona National Park in 1.5 hours. July in Tayrona National Park sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to drive to Minca.

Things to do in Tayrona National Park

Parks Nature Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Parque Nacional Natural Tayrona ©
Parque Nacional Natural Tayrona

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Minca

Minca
A Minca vacation takes you to a small mountain village nestled above Santa Marta in the Sierra Nevada.
To find photos, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Minca online vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Tayrona National Park to Minca takes 1.5 hours. July in Minca sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. On the 15th (Wed), you're off to Palomino.

Things to do in Minca

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

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Palomino

Palomino
Start off your visit on the 15th (Wed): kick back and relax at Playas de Palomino.

To see traveler tips, ratings, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Palomino trip site.

Traveling by car from Minca to Palomino takes 2 hours. In July, daytime highs in Palomino are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Riohacha.

Things to do in Palomino

Beaches Parks Outdoors

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Riohacha

Riohacha ©
Lying where the Rancheria River flows into the Caribbean Sea, Riohacha serves as a gateway to the desert region of La Guajira Peninsula.
Go for a jaunt from Riohacha to Uribia to see Punta Gallinas about 6 hours away. There's much more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral Nuestra Senora de los Remedios, indulge your taste buds at El Mercado Nuevo, make a trip to Plaza Padilla, and get outside with Santuario de fauna y flora los flamencos.

To find maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Riohacha trip planner.

Getting from Palomino to Riohacha by car takes about 1.5 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Cabo de La Vela.

Things to do in Riohacha

Shopping Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Punta Gallinas
Highlights from your plan
Centro Comercial Viva ©
Centro Comercial Viva
Catedral Nuestra Senora de los Remedios ©
Catedral Nuestra Senora de los Remedios
Punta Gallinas ©
Punta Gallinas

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Cabo de La Vela

Cabo de La Vela
For ratings, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, use the Cabo de La Vela visit site.

You can drive from Riohacha to Cabo de La Vela in 3 hours. On the 19th (Sun), you'll travel to Barranquilla.

Things to do in Cabo de La Vela

Outdoors Adventure Tours

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Barranquilla

Barranquilla
An industrial port city on Colombia's Caribbean coast, Barranquilla represents the fourth-most populous city in the country.
To find ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Barranquilla road trip tool.

Traveling by car from Cabo de La Vela to Barranquilla takes 7.5 hours. In July, daytime highs in Barranquilla are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. On the 20th (Mon), you'll travel to Cartagena.

Things to do in Barranquilla

Historic Sites Nightlife Shopping

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Cartagena

Cartagena ©
The site of the continent's first Spanish colony, Cartagena retains much of its colonial flavor thanks to a World Heritage-listed old town, encircled by old walls and protected by imposing fortresses.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Mon): contemplate the long history of Walled City of Cartagena, explore the historical opulence of Castillo de San Felipe de Barajas, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Convent of Santa Cruz de la Popa, and finally appreciate the history behind Monumento a Los Zapatos Viejos. On the 21st (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: don't miss a visit to Plaza de los Coches, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Sanctuary of Saint Peter Claver, thengain insight at Plaza Santo Domingo, and finally take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find photos, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Cartagena online trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Barranquilla to Cartagena in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) to allow time to travel to Mompos.

Things to do in Cartagena

Historic Sites Outdoors Tours
Highlights from your plan
Castillo de San Felipe de Barajas ©
Castillo de San Felipe de Barajas
Walled City of Cartagena ©
Walled City of Cartagena
Boat Tours & Water Sports

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Mompos

Mompos ©
Perched on an island at the confluence of the Magdalena and Cauca rivers, Mompos offers a charming blend of historical architecture and traditional Colombian culture.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): pause for some serene contemplation at Santa Barbara Church, don't miss a visit to Centro Historico de Santa Cruz de Mompox, thentake in nature's colorful creations at Parque lineal Bosque Santander, and finally make a trip to Parque de la Libertad.

To find maps, reviews, and tourist information, read Mompos trip planner.

Drive from Cartagena to Mompos in 6 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to San Onofre.

Things to do in Mompos

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Santa Barbara Church ©
Santa Barbara Church
Centro Historico de Santa Cruz de Mompox ©
Centro Historico de Santa Cruz de Mompox

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San Onofre

San Onofre
Basking in the sun of Colombia's northern coast, San Onofre offers a handful of beautifully preserved historical sites.
Playas Rincon del Mar has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): admire all the interesting features of Balsillas and then kick back and relax at Playas Rincon del Mar. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Fri): make a trip to Orla de Tolu.

To find photos, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read our San Onofre day trip website.

Traveling by car from Mompos to San Onofre takes 4.5 hours. In July in San Onofre, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Medellin.

Things to do in San Onofre

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Orla de Tolu

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Medellin

Medellin
Nestled between rising hills in a narrow valley, Medellin serves as an energetic melting pot of people from all socio-economic classes.
To see where to stay, maps, and tourist information, use the Medellin trip maker tool.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from San Onofre to Medellin. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from San Onofre in July; daily highs in Medellin reach °C and lows reach °C. On the 25th (Sat), you'll travel to Guatape.

Things to do in Medellin

Tours Outdoors Nightlife

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Guatape

Guatape ©
On the shores of a large artificial lake, Guatape ensures a pleasant experience in a quiet little town known for its friendly residents and attractive architecture.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Sat): get to know the fascinating history of Parque Tematico Replica del Viejo Penol, thentake in the dramatic natural features at Piedra Del Penol, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia de Nuestra Senora del Carmen. On the 26th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: head outdoors with Cable Paseo Guatape and then stroll through Guatape Dam.

For photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Guatape trip builder site.

Getting from Medellin to Guatape by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Medellin in July, expect Guatape to be slightly colder, temps between °C and °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Santa Fe de Antioquia.

Things to do in Guatape

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Parque Tematico Replica del Viejo Penol
Highlights from your plan
Piedra Del Penol ©
Piedra Del Penol
Iglesia de Nuestra Senora del Carmen ©
Iglesia de Nuestra Senora del Carmen
Parque Tematico Replica del Viejo Penol ©
Parque Tematico Replica del Viejo Penol

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Santa Fe de Antioquia

Santa Fe de Antioquia ©
The old mining town of Santa Fe de Antioquia seems suspended in time, with extremely well-preserved colonial-era architecture protected as a national monument since the 1960s.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Centro Historico Santa Fe de Antioquia.

To see photos, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Santa Fe de Antioquia tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Guatape to Santa Fe de Antioquia takes 3.5 hours. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Guatape in July: high temperatures in Santa Fe de Antioquia hover around °C and lows are around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Mon) to allow time for the car ride to Jerico.
Highlights from your plan
Centro Historico Santa Fe de Antioquia ©
Centro Historico Santa Fe de Antioquia

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Jerico

Jerico ©
On the 27th (Mon), catch some excitement at Hecho en Jerico.

To find ratings, photos, maps, and tourist information, use the Jerico trip planner.

Traveling by car from Santa Fe de Antioquia to Jerico takes 3 hours. In July in Jerico, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to drive to Jardin.

Things to do in Jerico

Fun & Games Shopping Nightlife
Highlights from your plan
Hecho en Jerico ©
Hecho en Jerico

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Jardin

Jardin ©
El Jardín, often simply referred to as Jardín, is a town and municipality in the southwest region of Antioquia, Colombia. On the 28th (Tue), admire the natural beauty at Mi Jardin Encantado, examine the collection at Casa Museo Clara Rojas Pelaez, thendon't miss a visit to Centro Historico de Jardin, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Basilica de la Inmaculada Concepcion, and finally identify plant and animal life at Gallito de Roca Preserve. Here are some ideas for day two: Head underground at Cueva del Esplendor.

To find maps, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Jardin trip planner.

Traveling by car from Jerico to Jardin takes 2.5 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Manizales.

Things to do in Jardin

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Cueva del Esplendor ©
Cueva del Esplendor
Centro Historico de Jardin ©
Centro Historico de Jardin
Mi Jardin Encantado ©
Mi Jardin Encantado

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Manizales

Manizales ©
A major center of education and commerce, Manizales also serves as one of the hubs of coffee production in Colombia.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Parque Nacional Natural Los Nevados. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Thu): explore the striking landscape of Parque Nacional Natural Los Nevados, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Our Lady of the Rosary, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Manizales Cathedral, and finally appreciate the history behind Monumento El Bolivar Condor.

To find reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Manizales trip itinerary maker website.

Getting from Jardin to Manizales by car takes about 3.5 hours. In July, Manizales is slightly colder than Jardin - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can drive to Pereira.

Things to do in Manizales

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Manizales Cathedral ©
Manizales Cathedral
Our Lady of the Rosary ©
Our Lady of the Rosary

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Pereira

Pereira ©
A center of commerce and trade, the thriving city of Pereira was founded in 1863.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Thu): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Nuestra Senora de la Pobreza.

To see where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Pereira trip itinerary builder site.

You can drive from Manizales to Pereira in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. While traveling from Manizales, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Pereira, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Salento.

Things to do in Pereira

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Puente Helicoidal, Monumento al Machete, Hacienda Guayabal
Highlights from your plan
Catedral de Nuestra Senora de la Pobreza ©
Catedral de Nuestra Senora de la Pobreza
Hacienda Guayabal ©
Hacienda Guayabal
Catedral de Nuestra Senora de la Pobreza ©
Catedral de Nuestra Senora de la Pobreza

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Salento

Founded in 1842, the town of Salento represents the oldest established settlement in Quindio.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Sat): get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour.

To find photos, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Salento attractions planner.

Getting from Pereira to Salento by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Filandia.

Things to do in Salento

Outdoors Tours
Highlights from your plan
Adrenaline & Extreme Tours

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Filandia

On the 1st (Sat), make a trip to Mirador Colina Iluminada.

To find other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Filandia online travel route planner.

Getting from Salento to Filandia by car takes about an hour. August in Filandia sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can go by car to Armenia.

Things to do in Filandia

Tours Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Coffee & Tea Tours
Finca Tematica La Divisa ©
Finca Tematica La Divisa
Maderitas Jugueteria ©
Maderitas Jugueteria

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Armenia

Armenia
The capital city of Quindio Department, Armenia was founded in 1889 by Jesus Maria Ocampo as he sought a hideout in the Quindio mountains.
To find maps, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read our Armenia trip planner.

Traveling by car from Filandia to Armenia takes an hour. In August, daily temperatures in Armenia can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. On the 3rd (Mon), you'll travel to Buenavista.

Things to do in Armenia

Tours Outdoors Wildlife

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Buenavista

Buenavista
Just 33 km (21 mi) south of Quindio's departmental capital Armenia, Buenavista has become known for its sweeping views of the region--indeed, it gets its name from these vistas.
To see maps, photos, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Buenavista sightseeing planner.

Getting from Armenia to Buenavista by car takes about an hour. In August, daily temperatures in Buenavista can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. On the 4th (Tue), you'll travel to Cali.

Things to do in Buenavista

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

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Cali

Cali
Learning how to salsa may be the most popular thing to do in Cali, but this giant city in southwestern Colombia represents more than just the "Salsa Capital of the World." Home to over 2 million people, thriving Cali serves as a major commercial and industrial center in South America, boasting the fastest-growing economy in Colombia.
To see maps, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read our Cali trip planner.

Getting from Buenavista to Cali by car takes about 3.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Cali are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. On the 5th (Wed), you're off to Buga.

Things to do in Cali

Nightlife Outdoors Tours

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Buga

Buga ©
Buga, formally Guadalajara de Buga, is a city and municipality in the Valle del Cauca Department of Colombia. On the 5th (Wed), take in the spiritual surroundings of Parroquia Catedral San Pedro de Buga and then don't miss a visit to Hacienda El Paraiso. On the next day, take in nature's colorful creations at Jardin Botanico Juan Maria Cespedes.

To see traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read Buga trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Cali to Buga takes 1.5 hours. August in Buga sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to travel to Popayan.

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Jardin Botanico Juan Maria Cespedes, Hacienda El Paraiso
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Jardin Botanico Juan Maria Cespedes ©
Jardin Botanico Juan Maria Cespedes
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Hacienda El Paraiso
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Parroquia Catedral San Pedro de Buga

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Popayan

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Popayan vacations hold plenty of appeal for international and domestic visitors, as the city represent one of the most entertaining and culturally enriching urban centers on the continent.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Tierradentro. Start off your visit on the 7th (Fri): explore the ancient world of Tierradentro, thensteep yourself in history at Centro Historico de Popayan, and then admire the landmark architecture of Panteon de los Proceres.

To find more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Popayan trip itinerary maker website.

Getting from Buga to Popayan by car takes about 3.5 hours. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Buga in August: highs in Popayan hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to drive to San Agustin.

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Tierradentro
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Tierradentro
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Panteon de los Proceres

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San Agustin

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San Agustin remains best known for its archaeological sites, which include the World Heritage-listed San Agustin Archaeological Park.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Sat): pause for some photo ops at La Chaquira, appreciate the history behind El Purutal, thenexplore the ancient world of Alto de las Chinas, and finally admire the sheer force of El Salto del Mortino.

For ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, use the San Agustin sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Popayan to San Agustin takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Pasto.

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El Salto del Mortino
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El Purutal
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La Chaquira

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Pasto

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Pasto sits in the Andes mountain range at an altitude of 2,527 m (8,290 ft) above sea level.
On the 9th (Sun), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia Santiago Apostol and then explore the activities along La Laguna de la Cocha.

To find other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Pasto sightseeing app.

Drive from San Agustin to Pasto in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, Pasto is colder than San Agustin - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Ipiales.

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La Laguna de la Cocha ©
La Laguna de la Cocha
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Iglesia Santiago Apostol

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Ipiales

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Situated on a plateau 2,950 m (9,678 ft) above sea level, the city of Ipiales enjoys a subtropical highland climate and the title of highest major city in Colombia.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Mon): browse the different shops at Centro Comercial Gran Plaza and then admire the striking features of Las Lajas Sanctuary.

To see reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Ipiales itinerary maker app.

Drive from Pasto to Ipiales in 2.5 hours. In August in Ipiales, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. On the 11th (Tue), you're off to Neiva.

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Las Lajas Sanctuary

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Neiva

Neiva ©
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Malecon del Rio Magdalena and then admire the landmark architecture of Edificio Nacional.

For maps, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read Neiva trip itinerary planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Ipiales to Neiva. Traveling from Ipiales in August, things will get much hotter in Neiva: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

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Sur Andino Casino
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Edificio Nacional
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Malecon del Rio Magdalena

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