Colombia: Bogotá, Cartagena & San Andrés – 9D/8N

Day 1BOGOTÁ

Flight from the city of origin to Bogotá. Reception at the airport and transfer to hotel chosen one.



 

Day 2BOGOTÁ: CITY TOUR AND VISIT TO "CATEDRAL DE SAL"

Breakfast at the hotel. In the morning hours, departure to the city center to visit the famous Gold Museum, which has the largest collection of pre-Hispanic goldsmiths of the world, with approximately thirty-four thousand pieces of panoramic gold by the historical sector of the city. Continuing with the Panoramic walking tour passing through the Colón Theater, the San Carlos Palace, the San Ignacio Church, the Presidential Palace Casa de Nariño, the Plaza de Bolívar, the Capitol, the Mayor's Office and the Primate Cathedral. We will continue the tour to make the ascent by cable car or Funicular to the Cerro de Monserrate, we will visit the Basilica of the Fallen Lord of Monserrate and its surroundings from where you can have an excellent view of the Colombian capital.

Includes: Transportation in private service, tour guide, entrance to the Gold Museum and ascent to Monserrate.

Monday: Gold Museum closed, replaced by the Botero Exhibition.

Sunday: Monserrate is not included, it is replaced by the Quinta de Bolívar or the Exposition Botero.

In the afternoon visit to the Salt Cathedral in Zipaquirá: 02:00 pm. Departure from the hotel to the Municipality of Zipaquirá, located 49 km north of Bogotá. En route, you can see the sabana de Bogotá, and the Puente del Común. Arrival at the Salt Cathedral of Zipaquirá, considered the first wonder of Colombia, built in a mine 180 meters from depth and considered the first wonder of Colombia, inside you visit the Ambulatory or Stations of the Cross, The Dome, The Ramp, The Choir, The Balconies, The Complex of the Narthex and the great naves of the Cathedral. At the end, a panoramic tour of the town of Zipaquirá. Return to Bogotá.

Includes: Transportation in private service, tour guide, entrance to the Cathedral.

Sundays: The influx of national public increases.

Day 3BOGOTÁ - CARTAGENA

Breakfast at the hotel. According to the air itinerary, assistance at the hotel and private transfer to the airport.

Reception at the airport and transfer to the hotel.

Day 4CARTAGENA: CITY TOUR IN SHARED SERVICE

Breakfast at the hotel. In the afternoon, the transport will be making stops to pick up people at hotels located in Bocagrande and the historic center only. You will take a panoramic tour of the main neighborhoods of the city: Bocagrande, Castillogrande and Manga until arriving and entering the Castillo de San Felipe where we will visit one of the most important buildings of military engineering in the time of the neighborhood, continuation of the tour with a visit to the Church of San Pedro Claver; end of the tour with a short pedestrian walk through the walled sector where you can admire its beautiful squares, narrow streets and houses with their balconies.

Includes: Transportation in shared service, professional tour guide in Spanish - English, entrance to the Castillo de San Felipe.

Important information:

- Hotels for departures: 13:30. Hotel las Américas. 13:45. Historical Center. 14:25. Bocagrande. 14:30. Laguito and Castillogrande.

- Departure times apply according to the location of the hotel where you are hosted the passenger.

- Passengers are picked up only at hotels in the Bocagrande, Laguito sector and historic center.

- The tour may vary due to museum closures or closure operation issues in the historic center without notice.

Day 5CARTAGENA: TOUR TO ROSARIO ISLANDS

Breakfast at the hotel. Starts: 08:00 Ends: 15:30. The Island of Enchantment is one of the hotels located in the Rosario Islands, it has accommodation and a day trip, it has a private beach and services for water sports such as snorkeling or diving. For the day's tour, you must show up at La Bodeguita pier at 08:15 a.m. Upon admission you will have to pay the dock tax directly and you will go to the boarding area to departure at 09:00 a.m., the journey from the pier to the island is 45 minutes approximately by speedboat in shared service, during the tour you can appreciate the Bay of Cartagena, Boca Chica, there are the fortifications of San Fernando and San José; when you arrive you will be greeted with a welcome fresh fruit and brief explanation of the hotel services to enjoy the beach and a typical lunch included. At the agreed time, return by boat to Cartagena de Indias.

* On the boat ride they can get wet and sometimes they will find waves big*

Includes: Maritime service in a fast boat dock - hotel in the Rosario Islands - pier, typical lunch (main course, dessert and a non-alcoholic drink), coordinator bilingual and chairs for the beach.

Does not include: Transfer hotel - pier - hotel, pier tax, optional entrance to the aquarium San Martín de Pajares.

Important Clarifications:

The time of return from the Islands to the dock depends on the authorization of the captaincy from port, it is generally from 3:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

If you want to know the San Martín de Pajares aquarium, the hotel boats have round-trip schedules so that they can visit it, it is optional and payment is performed directly. The aquarium is closed on Mondays, and on Tuesdays when Monday is holiday in Colombia.

The hotel offers hotel - pier transportation service for passengers staying at the Bocagrande and Laguito areas.

Day 6CARTAGENA - SAN ANDRÉS

Breakfast at the hotel. According to the air itinerary, assistance at the hotel and private transfer to the airport.

Reception at the airport and transfer to the hotel.


 


 

Day 7SAN ANDRES: JOHNNY CAY AND ACUARIO IN SHARED SERVICE

Breakfast at the hotel. You must get to the indicated dock on your own, to go out to one of the most visited islands and the most unforgettable tour that San Andrés can offer. There you will enjoy a day at the beach, sun, breeze and fun, when you arrive at Johnny Cay you will find a spectacular beach accompanied by music and a pleasant atmosphere. In the aquarium, you can enjoy the natural beauty of the many colorful fish that surround this islet. At the agreed time transfer to San Andrés.

Day 8SAN ANDRES: TOUR TO THE ISLAND IN SHARED SERVICE

Breakfast at the hotel. You must get to the indicated dock on your own. Tour around of the Island accompanied by a guide who provides information during the tour by popular sites with stops at places of interest such as: House Museum: beautiful visit where the reception is with folk dance of the island, to observe the Raizal architecture and its treasures. Morgan's Cave: Interesting underground cavern where according to legend a English pirate hid his treasures, also visiting its 4 museums (coconut, pirate, art and replica of the pirate ship). West View Natural Pool: Where you can snorkel or dip and swim appreciating the underwater fauna. Blow Hole: It consists of a tunnel opened by the language of the waves in several centuries and without no rest, until reaching more than 30 meters in length and a chimney through which the thrust of the waves throws high and spectacular jets of water.

Day 9SAN ANDRÉS

Breakfast at the hotel. According to the air itinerary, assistance at the hotel and private transfer to the airport.

 


 

Included

  • 2 nights accommodation in a standard room in Bogotá
  • 3 nights accommodation in a standard room in Cartagena.
  • 3 nights of accommodation in a standard room in San Andrés.
  • Transfer airport - hotel - airport in private service in Bogotá and Cartagena.
  • Transfer airport - hotel - airport in private service in island taxis.
  • Daily breakfast at hotels in Bogotá and Cartagena.
  • Breakfast and dinner at the hotel in San Andrés.
  • Visit the city in Bogotá in private.
  • Tour to Salt Cathedral in private.
  • Visit to the city in shared service.
  • Tour to the Rosario Islands in shared.
  • Tour to Johnny Cay and Aquarium in shared.
  • Return to the Island in shared.

Excluded

  • 19% VAT on accommodation, exempt for foreigners who have the stamp of migration income from tourism trip to Colombia.
  • National or international air tickets.
  • Food not mentioned.
  • Unspecified services.
  • Tips to porters and hotel services.
  • Unspecified expenses and expenses of a personal nature.
  • Hotel Insurance: (Voluntary), paid per person per night directly at the hotel
  • Excess luggage for transfers. Only one 23 kg suitcase is contemplated per person.

 

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