My husband and I recently spent 3 weeks in Colombia on a tour organized by Colombia Eco-Travel, visiting Bogota,Villa Leyva, Barichara, the coffee region, Cartagena and the Caribbean coast, and Providencia. We thoroughly enjoyed the trip. Everything was well organized and went very smoothly. All...More
We have left Colombia with wonderful memories and many adventures. Much of this was with the help and advice from travel agent Sherri Parkes. She arranged for transport, drivers and guides, The drivers and guides you provded were better than excellent, Your suggestion to stay...More
We are extremely pleased with our trip organized by Colombia Eco Travel. Sherri was our travel planner. We did a 24 day tour of 10 destinations. It started months ago with our “wish list “. Sherri whittled it down to what was practical, and gave...More
"That's 20 minutes away. I'll be there in 10" - Winston Wolf, Pulp Fiction 1995 I found myself at a dead end in the Colombian Coffee Triangle, an hour flight outside Bogota. No locals really understood what I was looking for. I didn’t want the...More
Colombia Eco Travel helped my husband and me plan a week long stay in Colombia following a wedding we attended in Cartagena. Sherri was our travel consultant and did an amazing job planning the perfect trip. We stayed at a coffee farm near Manizales, did...More
We just had a wonderful family vacation in Colombia thanks to Eco Travel! I worked Sherri. Ever since the first email I sent, Sherri replied promptly with all the professional suggestions. She has the superb ability to understand what we want and managed to arrange...More
We used Colombia Eco Travel to set up a month-long trip to Colombia, customized to our specific interests. Daniel was our agent. I sent him the places we wanted to visit and an idea of how much minding we needed. He did all the rest....More
Colombia Eco Travel planned an amazing 3-week visit to Colombia for my husband and me and for two friends who joined us for the last two weeks that included: 5 nights in El Dorado above Minca, 5 nights in Hacienda Venezia near Manizales, 5 nights...More
Thanks to Sherri for all of her hard work and patience putting together such a wonderful trip to Colombia. Everything went very smoothly; all drivers and guides were on time and fantastic. Special thanks to Jose (our driver), and our guides Blaney (Cocora Valley) and...More
While we loved going to Cartagena it was very busy during the Christmas break. Perhaps, it is better to come off season. We loved going to the Pacific Ocean. Morromico is fabulous and we loved being without internet to really relax and enjoy all the...More
Our trusted driver will be waiting for you at the airport or port of entry for your short drive into the historic Walled City of Cartagena, a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1984.
Check into our preferred hotel and relax until your afternoon group (can be made private) walking city tour starting from Plaza Parque Fernandez de Madrid.
This tour starts at 5:00 PM in the afternoon when things are cooler and the city takes on a magical candlelit glow. This tour has a historical focus and we cover the key sites within Centro Histórico and San Diego. We also cover topics such as the architecture, the art, music, food and culture.
Grab an evening cocktail at San Francisco de Baluarte located on top of the Wall where the ocean breeze cools even the hottest night. You may even catch a live musical performance.
This morning, our driver will pick you up from your hotel and transfer you to one of the marinas in town.
From there, you will travel by boat roughly 30 minutes to our exclusive beach house on Tierra Bomba.
Enjoy a beachfront pool, kayaks, paddle boards and snorkel gear to work up an appetite for the delicious 3 course meal feature local produce and refreshing cocktails and juices.
Enjoy the day on the beach. You will transfer back to Cartagena around 3:30 PM. You can walk or take a taxi from the marina to your hotel, or wander around the Walled City.
In the evening, head out to enjoy dinner at Carmen or one of the many other well reviewed restaurants.
Today you will take an unforgettable trip to the Totumo Mud Volcano.
Your bilingual guide will prepare you for the adventure on your way to the Volcano. Once there, you will don your bathing suit and enter the buoyant volcanic mud that flows up from the depths of the volcano.
Locals offer massages and you are invited to float in gooey bliss for up to an hour. Wash off in the local lake.
Enjoy lunch on the beach. You’ll return to the hotel mid afternoon.
You can add-on a day or more to this tour. Continue in Cartagena, or discover Palenque de San Basilio or the UNESCO Site of Mompox. Let us know and we can help you with arranging your travel request.