ItineraryTag 1Visit Desert of Tatacoa and Transfer to San AgustínTag 2Visit archaeological sites in San Agustín & surroundingsTag 3Horseback Riding & Transfer to PopayanTag 4Popayan City Tour & Transfer to CaliTag 5City Tour in Cali
- Tag 1Visit Desert of Tatacoa and Transfer to San Agustín
Very early in the morning you will catch your flight to Neiva. From here you will head to one of the most beautiful scenery of Colombia – the desert of Tatacoa. After enjoying this beautiful country side you will continue your trip to San Agustín. (B/-/-)Tag 2Visit archaeological sites in San Agustín & surroundings
Get to know this fascinating area and be inspired by the pre-Columbian culture which can be found in San Agustin. Today you will go on a tour by jeep to discover all the archaeological sites in the surroundings of San Agustín and the narrowest part of the river Magdalena.
The archeological park San Agustín consists of two parts:
Alto de los Ídolos is the archaeological part that belongs to the Isnos region. It is characterized by artificially erected grave mounds, which are connected with each other by raised paths. The hills Chaquira La, La Pelota and Purutal are part of the Huila department. It is characterized by different symbols which are carved into stone. Outstanding are the figures at the edge of the Magdalena River. It is also remarkable how the antecedents extracted colorant through wild growing plants and how they painted their hoes with it. (B/-/-)Tag 3Horseback Riding & Transfer to Popayan
Enjoy a horseback riding to El Alto de la Chaquira. After a break you will continue to El Estrecho del Magdalena. Marvel at the narrowest part of the Magdalena River, which is only 2.25 meters big.
In the afternoon you continue your journey to Popayan, one of the most beautiful treasures of Colombia. (B/-/-)Tag 4Popayan City Tour & Transfer to Cali
Explore the cultural treasures of Popayan, also known as the White City.
Since colonial times, Popayan has been the religious center on the road from Cartagena to Quito, Ecuador. It was home to many poets, presidents and writers from Colombia.
The Museum of Religious Art is one of the greatest treasures in Popayan. 12 works of art are exhibited which are impressive because of its variety of materials.
Popayan is also known as the city of faith. Due to that the holy week belongs to one of the most important ceremonies. In the late afternoon you will continue your trip to Cali, the capital of salsa. (B/-/-)Tag 5City Tour in Cali
Cali is in Colombia the epitome of Salsa, streets and dance festivals. There is a ludic and hedonistic culture arisen, which is in harmony with the natural environment and the countryside.
Cali is one of the most important economic and industrial centers of the country and is the most important city in the economic, industrial and agricultural plain in southwestern Colombia. Enjoy the traditional cuisine which Cali and the Valle del Cauca department is famous for, a fusion of Spanish, Indian and African heritage into a unique flavor. After discovering the salsa capital you will head to your next destination. (B/-/-)