7 days in Casanare Department, Arauca Department & Meta Department Itinerary

7 days in Casanare Department, Arauca Department & Meta Department Itinerary

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Yopal
— 1 night
Drive
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Arauca
— 1 night
Fly to El Dorado International Airport, Drive to Puerto Lopez
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Puerto Lopez
— 1 night
Drive
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Villavicencio
— 3 nights
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Yopal

— 1 night
On the 4th (Mon), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Yopal and then look for gifts at Unicentro Yopal. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Parque Francisco De Paula Santander and then trot along with a tour on horseback.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, go to the Yopal day trip planning site.

Medellin to Yopal is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Medellin in January, Yopal is a bit warmer at night with lows of 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Arauca.

Things to do in Yopal

Wildlife · Tours · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Arauca

— 1 night
Arauca is a municipality and capital city of the Arauca Department of Colombia. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Wed): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral Santa Barbara de Arauca.

To find other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Arauca online trip builder.

You can drive from Yopal to Arauca in 6 hours. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Yopal in January: highs in Arauca hover around 38°C, while lows dip to 25°C. On the 6th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Puerto Lopez.

Things to do in Arauca

Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip

Puerto Lopez

— 1 night
Puerto Alfonso López is a small town and municipality in the Orinoquía Region (Los Llanos region) of Meta Department, Colombia. Start off your visit on the 7th (Thu): tour the pleasant surroundings at Reserva Natural Lagos de Menegua and then don't miss a visit to Alto de Menegua.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read Puerto Lopez trip website.

Explore your travel options from Arauca to Puerto Lopez with the Route module. In January, daily temperatures in Puerto Lopez can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) so you can go by car to Villavicencio.

Things to do in Puerto Lopez

Parks · Wildlife
Highlights from your trip

Villavicencio

— 3 nights

Villavo

In the foothills of the Andes, Villavicencio vacations focus primarily on the surrounding natural wonders.
Villavicencio is known for outdoors, parks, and shopping. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: get outside with Bioparque Los Ocarros, stroll through Parque las Malocas, buy something for everyone on your list at Primavera Urbana, and walk around Parque Fundadores.

For other places to visit, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Villavicencio holiday maker website.

You can drive from Puerto Lopez to Villavicencio in 1.5 hours. In January, daily temperatures in Villavicencio can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) early enough to catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Villavicencio

Outdoors · Tours · Shopping · Parks

Casanare Department travel guide

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Gift & Specialty Shops · Churches · Landmarks

Arauca Department travel guide

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Churches

Meta Department travel guide

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Bodies of Water · Outdoor Activities · Parks