Colombia Explorer – November 2021

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November 12, 2021
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  • Shared Room (max 2)2 Guests in 1 Room, if you are traveling solo, we will pair you with a same-gender roommate.Start Time: 17:30Available: 2 seats
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9 Day
Bogota, Colombia
Medellin, Colombia
Min Age : 18+
Max People : 16
Travel to Colombia with Confidence
At Chubit Tours your safety is our number one priority and will follow all safety protocols as per our host country’s requirements. Since June 8, 2021 commercial establishments and other economic activities were reopened in the cities of Bogotá, Cartagena, and Medellín, maintaining all biosafety measures (face masks, distancing, hand washing, ventilation), and prioritizing outdoor activities and controls capacity. All tours departing in 2021 will include unlimited complimentary face masks and sanitizers.
Guaranteed Departure
This tour is a guaranteed departure and all payments are final. No refunds are offered in the event the traveler is unable to join the tour for any reason. All travelers must agree to and sign our non-refundable payment contract. Travel Insurance is MANDATORY for all travelers and available for purchase through Chubit Travel and must include medical coverage minimum of $25,000 as well as coverage for quarantine in the event the traveler contracts COVID19 while on tour. It is important to note that cancellations due to closures or fear of COVID19 reasons are not covered by any Travel Insurance policy.

Discover South America's best-kept secret on this 9-day adventure through the verdant mountains and powdery beaches of Colombia. Fall in love with Bogota's colonial heart, laze on palm-fringed stretches of Caribbean shoreline and hang with locals that redefine hospitality in Medellin. You can also opt to head into the serene highlands of Colombia's famed coffee region and discover the sweeter, softer side of this misunderstood country.

Day 1 - November 12, 2021 - Bogota, Colombia/ Arrival Day

Today is arrival day. Arrive any time before 6 PM to join us for our group dinner followed by a night out in the bustling city to enjoy the nightlife, but don't stay out too late. We have a full day tomorrow!

Accommodations: 4+ Star Hotel or better located in the city center

Meals Included:  Dinner

Day 2 - November 13, 2021 - Bogota

Today we rise early to visit the 2nd largest Cathedral made out of salt in Zipaquira, where you will get to go inside to explore. The salt complex is located 590 feet under the earth and represents one of Colombian architecture's most distinguished achievements. After our exploration in the Salt Mines, we will head over to the Sacred Lake of Guatavita, where the "El Dorado" legend took place. This is a magical green area surrounded by a unique landscape you will see only when you are at the top of the lagoon. To wind down after a crazy day, we will have dinner at a famous Steak House where it boasts its own nightlife before we head back.

Accommodations: 4+ Star Hotel or better located in the city center

Meals Included:  Breakfast

Day 3 - November 14, 2021 - Bogota - Cartagena

Another early morning as we go on a sunrise hike up the mountain with an overlook of the entire city and a church in the skies while enjoying local Arepas in the street market for breakfast.  We have an afternoon flight to Cartagena, but for those early risers, why not relax before your flight and check out the hydrotherapy circuit in our hotel with steam rooms, saunas, hot tubs, and more! Upon arriving in Cartagena, we will settle down in our private residence followed by a quick city tour before we head out to enjoy an unforgettable welcome dinner at one of our local favorite spots with live Latin Music, fresh seafood (other meal options for vegetarian, and non-seafood eaters available) and more. After dinner, prepare to party out on the town as we go to mixology bars with a Caribbean Flare.

Accommodations: Private Residences with Pool and/or Hot Tub

Meals Included:  Breakfast

Day 4 - November 15, 2021 - Cartagena

We start late today so you can sleep in as we head out for lunch at a traditional Costeno style restaurant followed by a visit to a local market followed by a visit to the fortress in the city where you learn all about the story of Cartagena and how it became the city it is today. Afterward, we will head to another local hotspot, where you will be able to watch unforgettable sunsets of Cartagena with cocktails in hand. Dinner will be at a unique restaurant that will surprise you. Enjoy the rest of the evening at your leisure but remember we have an early start tomorrow!

Accommodations: Private Residences with Pool and/or Hot Tub

Meals Included:  Breakfast

Day 5 - November 16, 2021 - Cartagena

We hope you saved your energy! We start today ‪at 8 am sharp for a fun-filled day island hoppin’. Who doesn’t love a boat party! Your boat includes a captain, an assistant, a sound system, and a cooler. This fun-packed day will uncover some of the untraditional spots out at the exotic, diverse islands. Snorkeling is available, where you will see multi-color sea life and coral reef before stopping at Cholon to continue the party. Cholon is one of the highlights for parties where many boats tie up together, with music blaring and alcohol flowing. In the early afternoon, we return to Cartagena and then head out for a Sabroso Dinner where you will get to take some Salsa Lessons followed by night out into the Plaza with a rooftop, great views, and music!

Accommodations: Private Residences with Pool and/or Hot Tub

Meals Included:  Breakfast

Day 6 - November 17, 2021 - Cartagena

Today is another early rise, but for a good reason. We sail out early for a day to relax and enjoy a gorgeous view of the crystal clear waters on a private tropical island in Isla Grande. A boat provided by the island takes the group on a 45min boat ride to the stunning private island in las Islas Rosario. Sip cocktails on a private beach, play volleyball, paddleboard, and kayaking available. Enjoy a traditional fish lunch cooked by locals. We return in the late afternoon, where we head out to Getsemani to check out graffiti artists' local artwork and streets lined with colorful umbrellas and flags. Dinner tonight will be at a local outdoor restaurant in Getsemani.

Accommodations: Private Residences with Pool and/or Hot Tub

Meals Included:  Breakfast

Day 7 - November 18, 2021 - Cartagena - Medellin

We take an afternoon flight today from Cartagena to Medellin, so feel free to walk around town in Cartagena one last time for last-minute shopping and more. We arrive in Medellin late afternoon, where we settle into our private residence and visit Comuna 13 - the neighborhood that was once the most dangerous community in Medellin turned into the most colorful and vibrant community in the city after the government and private sector invested in programs for local residents and artists to reclaim the neighborhood. Afterward, we will enjoy a local Paisa dinner and enjoy a stroll through El Poblado - the cities nightlife district.

Accommodations: Private Residences with Pool and/or Hot Tub

Meals Included:  Breakfast

Day 8 - November 19, 2021 - Medellin - Guatape

We rise early today as we head out to visit the town of Guatape and El Penol (The Rock), where we will climb 742 steps to the top to get some amazing views. Enjoy a local lunch in the town of Guatape followed by a city walk where you get to see more Colombian culture. We return in the evening for our farewell dinner and to truly embrace Colombia's nightlife as Medellin is known for a unique nightlife not found anywhere else.

Accommodations: Private Residences with Pool and/or Hot Tub

Meals Included:  Breakfast, Dinner

Day 9 - November 20, 2021 - Medellin, Colombia / Departure Day

Sadly today, we depart. Depart at any time. Transfers from our hotel to the airport are included for travelers departing on our scheduled transfer departure time. Otherwise, please make your way to the airport on your own, and we hope to see you again!

Meals Included:  Breakfast

If you selected to Extend Colombia, we will depart today on a morning flight to Pereira, located in the coffee region. Our transportation will pick us up at the airport and take us to our local finca. This finca is family owned and we will get to sample some home cooked meals and coffee that is made in small batches. Make sure you have some space in your suit case to take some home!

Accommodations: Family Owned Finca (Local Living Experience)

Meals Included:  Breakfast, Dinner

 

Optional: Extend Colombia - 3 Day Coffee Region Addon ($999/per person)

Day 10 - November 21, 2021 - Quindio,  Colombia

Today we wake up with a beautiful home cooked breakfast made with fresh ingredients from the finca. The owner of the Finca will be available to talk to us and answer any questions you may have. After a beautiful breakfast we will head out to visit two coffee farms so you can taste and tour the coffee of two more unique areas. Afterwards we depart towards Valle del Cocora where we will get to visit a beautiful scenic park with options to or enjoy a relaxed day with beautiful scenery. Enjoy the rest of the evening in the local family finca and get to reconnect with nature.

Accommodations: Family Owned Finca (Local Living Experience)

Meals Included:  Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 11 - November 22, 2021 - Manizales,  Colombia

After spending two nights in a local finca it is time to head over to Manizales where we will be able to visit a natural hot springs. On the way to the hotel we will stop by a few unique areas, so be ready! Our hotel is built on top of the hot springs and you can enjoy the many different hot springs throughout the hotel. This is your day to relax and soak it up!

Accommodations: 4 Star Hotel with a natural hot spring

Meals Included:  Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 12 - November 23, 2021 - Salento / Departure Day

After waking up in the morning and having a wonderful breakfast, try to soak in the hot springs just a little more. Afterwards we sadly depart in the afternoon towards the airport for our flights back home. Transfers from our hotel to the airport are included for travelers departing on our scheduled transfer departure time. Otherwise, please make your way to the airport on your own, and we hope to see you again!

Meals Included:  Breakfast

 

 

 

 

    • Excursions - Zipaquira Salt Cathedral, Guatavita Lagoon, Fortress Tour, Local Market Tour, Full Day Island Hopping on Private Boat, Private Island Day Trip, Comuna 13 Tour, Guatape Tour, El Penol Tour
    • Private transportation between destinations and to/from included activities
    • Arrival transfer from Bogota International Airport (BOG) to starting hotel in Bogota
    • Departure transfer from the final residence in Medellin to Medellin International Airport (MDE)
    • Meals:
      • Main Tour - 8 Breakfasts, 2 Dinners
      • 4 Day Coffee Region Addon - 4 Breakfasts, 3 Lunches, 3 Dinners
    • Small group experience; Max 15
    • 8 Nights Accommodations: 4-5 star Hotels (2 nts), Private Residence with Pool and/or Hot Tub (6 nts)
    • All tour related gratuities and tips, however, if you feel someone went above and beyond, you are always welcome to give a little extra!**

* Arrival and Departure transportation from starting and ending hotel is only available for travelers who book flights with Chubit Travel and for travelers who arrive and depart within the designated complimentary arrival and departure transportation dates and times. For specific arrival and departure transportation dates and times please contact the group Trip Manager Vincent Wong via email at vwong@chubit.com

** Gratuities and tips are not included for any meals, drinks, and/or any transportation not listed in the above itinerary

  • International air and airport taxes (also applies to trans-border flights)
  • Incidentals and Applicable tourist visas
  • Travel & Medical Insurance
  • Beverages & Meals not mentioned above
  • Optional tours, Entrance fees, and activities not listed in itinerary
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