City to Coast

Duration:
9 days - 8 nights
From:
AUD $ 1,799
p.p. twin share. Excludes Airfares

This itinerary is for any traveller wanting to see the colonial capital of Bogota, and then head straight towards the national park of Tayrona which is situated in the north of Colombia having the Caribbean coast on one side of the park and untouched jungle and rain-forest on the other side. This itinerary is great to witness Colombian culture, and nature at its finest.

Overview

Overview

Day 1Arrive Bogota
Day 2Bogota – visit Bogota Salt Cathedral
Day 3Bogota to Santa Marta
Day 4Santa Marta Sightseeing
Day 5Santa Marta
Day 6Santa Marta to Tayrona National Park
Day 7Tayrona National Park
Day 8Tayrona National Park – Santa Marta
Day 9End of Journey

Itinerary

Itinerary

Day 1: Arrive Bogota

On arrival into Bogota transfer to your hotel and have the remainder of the day at leisure to enjoy this vibrant city. The hotel we recommend which is included in this price is a 4 star hotel located in the Financial district. Overnight Bogota

Day 2: Bogota Sightseeing

After breakfast enjoy a half day tour of the Salt Cathedral of Zipaquira, 49kilometers away from the city of Bogota. Journey through the northern part of Bogota, the Sabana countryside and ‘El Puente de Comun’. Upon arrival into Zipaquira enter the salt Cathedral a very unique underground Roman Catholic church built within the tunnels of a salt mine and 200meters below the surface. It’s an incredible site to visit while listening to your guide on the Colombian religious beliefs and traditions. After visiting the underground salt cathedral take a small tour around the colonial town of Zipaquira before returning to Bogota Remainder of the day at leisure. Overnight Bogota

Day 3: Bogota to Santa Marta

Board a flight from Bogota to Santa Marta (flight not included in price) When you arrive into Santa Marta you will be transferred to your hotel. Remainder of the day at leisure. Overnight Santa Marta

Day 4: Santa Marta Sightseeing

Santa Marta is not all about the beach and nightlife. There is some great and interesting history behind this sea side city. This morning we have included a city tour taking in sights such as the Tayrona Museum, The Pibe Valderrama monument, the historical centre, the Tangaga lookout and many more. This afternoon have the remainder of the day at leisure where you can enjoy the sights and rich culture Santa Marta has to offer. Overnight Santa Marta

Day 5: Santa Marta

Today gives you the opportunity to set your own pace and venture around Santa Marta. We suggest if you are pressed for time to go on a full day tour to the unique national park of Tayrona set north of Santa Marta on the coast. Overnight Santa Marta

Day 6: Santa Marta to Tayrona National Park

After This morning transfer from Santa Marta to Tayrona National Park which takes approximately 1hour. Upon arrival into the park have the remainder of the day at leisure. Overnight Tayrona National park

Day 7: Tayrona National Park

Today is a full day for you to explore the Tayrona National Park. Depending on what you want to see in the National park Tayrona is filled with jungle and coastal walks with knowledgeable guides who know this area better than the back of their hands. Overnight Tayona National Park

Day 8: Tayrona National Park – Santa Marta

Today concludes your stay in the unique national park of Tayrona with a transfer back to Santa Marta for 1 night. Overnight Santa Marta

Day 9: Depart Santa Marta

End of this itinerary which takes in the city and the Caribbean coastal town of Santa Marta and of course the unique Tayrona National Park. This itinerary can be amended to suit your travel requirements and highlights you want to see in Colombia.

Inclusions

Inclusions

  • Arrival & departure transfers in all cities
  • 2 nights accommodation Bogota
  • 4 nights accommodation Santa Marta
  • 2 nights accommodation Tayrona National Park
  • Bogota & Santa Marta Sightseeing Tours

Not included

  • International and internal flights
  • Items of personal nature
  • Drink alcoholic and non-alcoholic
  • Tips to drivers, guides and porters

Airfares

Travel Just 4U has competitive South America Flights to get you to the starting point of your chosen Holiday. Contact one of our Travel Consultants for a full quotation including airfares, stopovers and any additional travel you wish to organize.

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