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COLOMBIA ITINERARIES

Colombia has emerged as a fantastic destination for families.

The destination offers ancient and colonial history, both tropical jungle

and marine natural wonders, outstanding cuisine,

some of the world’s finest coffees and chocolates, exotic fruits,

and warm and welcoming people.

 

Alongside a local, explore Cartagena’s Old City sampling local dishes, learning about the city’s fascinating culture and vibrant culture, and visit the Getsemani quarter to understand the impactful street art the adorns the walls of this colonial neighborhood. Finish the day at a rooftop with one of the best views in the city sipping on a local cocktail.

 

ITINERARY HIGHLIGHTS:

 

  • Speedboat trip to the Rosario Islands
  • River safari down the river all the way to the ocean
  • Nature walk learning all about the flora and fauna of Colombia
  • Enjoy a picnic lunch beside the waterfall
  • Global CommUnity day in the village of La Boquilla

 

EXTENSION TO COCORA VALLEY

ITINERARY FOR FAMILIES WITH

CHILDREN UNDER 12

 

Special Activity:

PIRATE EXPERIENCE AT

CARTAGENA'S FORTIFICATIONS

Dress-up in pirate gear, complete with pirate hat, sword, and eye-patch, to visit Cartagena’s fortifications. Learn about the Cartagena’s cool history in search of a treasure chest at the end of the journey After a relaxing lunch, use the map in the treasure chest to arrive at the Choco Museo have a hands-on session to make different types of chocolate treats.

 

ITINERARY HIGHLIGHTS:

 

  • Choco Museo have a hands-on session to make different types of chocolate treats.
  • Speedboat trip to the Rosario Islands
  • Learn cool survival skills such as building a tent, using local resources, heal wounds, and other neat tricks
  • Tubing river safari
  • Nature walk learning all about the flora and fauna of Colombia
  • Enjoy a picnic lunch beside the waterfall
  • Global CommUnity day in the village of La Boquilla

 

EXTENSION TO COCORA VALLEY

Each of our itineraries has unique offerings allowing for cultural engagement and community give-back. Here are some of the things that will make your trip to Colombia special:

ITINERARY FOR FAMILIES WITH

TEENAGERS

 

Special Activity:

SCAVENGER HUNT IN

OLD TOWN CARTAGENA

ITINERARY FOR ADULT ONLY

TRAVELERS

 

Special Activity:

FOOD SAMPLINGS AND COCKTAILS

ON A ROOFTOP CARTAGENA

Go on a scavenger hunt throughout Cartagena’s Old City. Follow a set of clues that will teach you about the city’s history, culture and traditions, and make you dance, eat and speak like the locals!

 

ITINERARY HIGHLIGHTS:

 

 

  • Choco Museo have a hands-on session to make different types of chocolate treats
  • Speedboat trip to the Rosario Islands
  • Learn cool survival skills such as building a tent, using local resources, heal wounds, and other neat tricks
  • Tubing river safari
  • Nature walk learning all about the flora and fauna of Colombia
  • Enjoy a picnic lunch beside the waterfall
  • Global CommUnity day in the village of La Boquilla

 

EXTENSION TO COCORA VALLEY

 

GLOBAL COMMUNITY GIVE-BACK

 

Visit the fishing village of La Boquilla, located 20 minutes from Cartagena’s Old City. La Boquilla is an impoverished community surrounded by spectacular mangrove forests and large beaches. Start the day by going on a canoe journey through the mangrove tunnels and lagoons, learning about the local ecosystem and the importance of preserving it. Continue one of the community’s school where children will participate in an activity with the local children: music lessons, painting the walls of a classroom, help build something required by the school (i.e. desks, park, benches, etc.), play futbol (soccer), or donate an item and teach the local children how to use it. The activity at the school will be determined based on the needs of the school at the time.