With our tour you will get a basic understanding of Colombian Ecosystems in general. how unique our thermic floor is and the relationship between our history and the ecosystems. You will also have a general knowledge that will make you see places like Cocora Valley from a more in depth point of view. We will explain our interpretation of Sustainability. The fees will support directly this Natural Reserve of Civil Society, part of the areas of conservation of Colombia.
Guided by our experts. You will experience the whole process of coffee production in the same way our ancestors have been doing it for many centuries. You will realize and understand how a special coffee is cultivated and produced. From the very moment the seed is planted until a Sustainable cup of “Ocaso Coffee” is enjoyed. It’s crafted with love! Sustainable, Authentic and Handmade
This 4 Day Tour includes the 5 experiences in the Zona Cafetera you should not miss. Containing an adventure through the Wax Palm Forrest of the Cocora Valley, a Walking Tour of Salento, a premium Coffee Farm Tour, a Walking Tour of Filandia and The Thermal Hot Springs of Santa Rosa.If you only have a limited time in the Zona Cafetera, this is the tour for you!
This is a 12 kilometers Hiking up "La Montaña" Ranger station, travelers can expect learning about the nature while tasting, feeling and smelling and watching different tropical fruits and leafs and birds, they can also expect environmental information and Colombian culture and history. Take advantage of our special prices for children, infants (0-5 years old) do not pay, nevertheless, their food might be paid. Central Andes and its amazing biodiversity are waiting for you! what are you waiting for?
Coffee and chocolate are two of Colombia's largest and most important exports—and also its most delicious. Take journey into the jungle to learn about the coffee and chocolate production process from the very origin. Harvest, roast, and melt cacao seeds into chocolate, and walk through coffee fields to incredible vista points over the region's scenic green mountains.
Skip the hassle of planning a multi-day excursion to the spectacular Los Nevados National Park and let the experts do it for you. Over three days, experience tropical glaciers, Wax Palm forests, and lush mountains, as you hike to Laguna del Otun and Nevado Santa Isabel, enjoying scenic views from lookouts like La Asomadera along the way.
This is a new way to travel Cocora and Salento, while you visit different spots with stunning Waterfalls you would learn about the Fauna & Flora native from the cloud forest, moreover you will learn about the history and culture.
This 5 day adventure into the Colombian Coffee Zone will provide you with breathtaking views, unbelievable tranquility, colorful buildings, stone roads, surreal settings, giant statues and so much more. You’ll be visiting 4 different states, and view all of them from the peak of a mountain. You’ll enjoy an adventure through the Wax Palm Forrest of the Cocora Valley, a Walking Tour of Salento, a premium Coffee Farm Tour, a Walking Tour of Filandia, Viterbo, the giant Christ statue of Belalcázar and The Thermal Hot Springs of Santa Rosa.Including staying 2 nights in Salento and 1 night in the heart of the beautiful town of Filandia, and your last night in unique town of Viterbo.It doesn’t get much better than this!To ensure availability of quality accommodation and the best guides, ALL Bookings Must Be a Minimum of 9 days in Advance of Tour Start Date.
See La Palma de Cera is not just an experience in Cocora Valley, there are very few places to find this icon, we decided to take you to visit the unexplored places, where you see the palm in an original setting, preserved and rarely visited by tourists .
This starts from the urban center of the Cocora Valley, making the famous Cocora Valley circuit this walking tour starts on the lower right and passes through the trout, livestock farms, the forest of fogs passing through the waterfalls, the 6 you cross the river, go to the house of the hummingbirds taking a picnic snack and learning next to the guide of the areas of indigenous and fossil tombs that this area presents, then continue to the house on the mountain that also has hummingbirds, and the view of the hill morrogacho, then go through the pine forest to see the 3 large viewpoints of the wax palm that has the wings and the possibilities of seeing the condor of the Colombian Andes, ending again in the urban area, Then go on to take a city tour in Salento Quindio, continuing to visit the coffee farms where they will show us the whole coffee process with a snack and / or lunch
Los Arboles Nature Reserve is an ecosystem of humid low mountain forest, located on the right side of the Cocora Valley, mystical reserve for its stories full of suspicious secrets of the peasants and the indigenous community of Los Quindos. On this tour you have the opportunity to observe more than 200 species of birds and the imposing wax palm in its natural environment, as well as the enchanting natural freshwater wells. As we go into its misty forest, reaching a magnificent viewpoint where we will have a 270 ° view that gives us this fascinating place.
This trip takes you to the ancestrality of the Quindío mountain, telling the story when the natives made their trade or barter. What was initially called the Camino de los Indios, after the Spanish conquest was called the Camino Real, then became the National Road, becoming the driver of new towns and development centers. This day is ideal for travelers and families with little time but who want to see and learn about the rural area of Colombia and see the wax palm in the most natural setting.
After leaving at 08:00 am, we will arrive in Córdoba where we go back in time in the company of a passionate coffee who teaches us the coffee process that made the Colombian grain recognized as the best for its softness.We will continue our trip to Pijao, which is par excellence a city without hurry, it was already called as such and it is part of the tendency to travel without anxiety (slow travel). It is a town to walk calmly and feel the footprints connect with history and culture. The houses still retain the typical architecture of the Coffee Axis villages.The day ends at a viewpoint in Buenavista, where the sun is hidden, offering a spectacle of colors, which adds to an overwhelming landscape
Combine learning about coffee production with an antique photography experience during this private tour. With your farmer guide, explore the land and see how coffee is made, from bean to cup. Get a chance to snap photos using an antique camera and learn about the history of photography. This private tour ensures personalized attention from your guide and a flexible itinerary.
Beautiful tour in the Cocora Valley with a guide visiting the best places that this place has, visiting the areas of palm trees, viewpoints, viewpoint houses, foggy forests, Rivers, Adventure.This starts from the urban center of the Cocora Valley, making the famous Cocora Valley circuit this walking tour starts on the lower right and passes through the trout, livestock farms, the forest of fogs passing through the waterfalls, the 6 you cross the river, go to the house of the hummingbirds taking a picnic snack and learning next to the guide of the areas of indigenous and fossil tombs that this area presents, then continue to the house on the mountain that also has hummingbirds, and the overlooking the hill morrogacho, then go through the pine forest to see the 3 large viewpoints of the wax palm that has the wings and the possibilities of seeing the condor of the Colombian Andes, ending again in the urban area
This is not just an adventure in a 4x4 into the Colombian wilderness. this is an adventure where you will be hiking through some pretty tough locations. But it will provide you with some of the most unique and unbelievable memories and photo opportunities that few people have ever experienced. This truely is a once in a lifetime experience, that should be grabbed with both hands.
It is a perfect combination of paths of ancient ancestral traditions, along with local communities. You can enjoy the song of the birds in their natural habitat, contemplate the powerful peaks of our Andean mountains. This is an experience where you have the opportunity to become deeply familiar with the traditions and customs of mountain families.
A magical place that conserves a great biodiversity like the wax palm and yellow-ear parrots. More than 600.000 palms in their natural habitatMore wax palms, less touristsHike in a private forest.You will now about the indigenous culture
You will be able to see one of the most emblematic places of the Los Pantanos del Paramillo del Quindío Park and then approach the edge of the snowy shimmer glacier of Tolima at 5,000 meters.It is a trip that allows you to penetrate the fascinating biodiversity of the tropical Andes. Starting from the Cocora Valley (with its wax palms), crossing the thick Andean high forest.It is one of the most complete trekking trips in Colombia.
On this tour you can see the misty forest ecosystem that gives life to the wax palm in a nature reserve called the Treasure Trail and then visit the lush Cocora Valley where the Colombian emblem tree has its best view.
This 2 Day plan of the Zona Cafetera is not for the light-hearted, as it includes a 6 hour hike through the Acaime Ranges, including the Wax Palm Forrest of the Cocora Valley reaching the height of 2,860m / 9,383ft (so you’ll need a good jacket or sweater and a good level of fitness is recommended for this hike), the following day will continue with more walking, but this time at a more relaxed pace through the Fauna and Flora Sanctuary of Otún Quimbaya. Here you will be discovering a sub-Andean forest, listening to and looking out for the 300+ species of birds and the howler monkeys that call this place home. Your focus will be on endemics, such as the Bar-crested Antshrike, Crested Ant-Tanager, Multi-colored Tanager, Torrent Duck, Torrent Tyrannulet, Cauca Guan, and the Chestnut – Wood-Quail.
Hike the gallery forest full of wildlife (Monkeys, Birds, Dragonflies, Butterflies, Millipedes, discover what else), meet the Guadua (indigenous Bamboo). Enjoy a fresh bath in the swimming hole in the Barbas River. Howler monkeys are waiting for you (as the monkeys are wild animales, therefore, is not guaranteed watching them the 100%).