8-Day: Medellín, Tayrona & Cartagena


8-Day Private Service I Nature Lovers: Medellín, Tayrona & Cartagena — Domestic Flight Included

Nature Lovers: Medellín, Tayrona & Cartagena — Domestic Flight Included

  • Day 1: Arrival in Medellín - Colombian Welcome!
  • Step off the plane at José María Córdova Airport to a warm Colombian welcome! Our private transport takes you to your hotel as your English-speaking guide shares insider tips.
  • Day 2: Discover the Charms of The City of Eternal Spring and The Comuna 13
  • Land in bustling Medellín. Your city tour includes the Botanical Garden, Ruta N Technology Center, an iconic MetroCable ride, and a visit to transformative Comuna 13.
  • Day 3: Discover El Peñol & Guatapé—Colombia's Most Colorful Town
  • Soak up El Peñol's lush landscapes en route to the stunning Guatapé Reservoir. Optional climb up the Rock of Guatapé, followed by a colorful tuk-tuk tour of Guatapé town.
  • Day 4: Fly to Santa Marta
  • Wave goodbye to Medellín and take a short flight to the coastal paradise of Santa Marta. A quick, comfy transfer gets you to your hotel where a day of relaxation awaits. Recharge for tomorrow’s nature hike adventure.
  • Day 5: Tayrona National Park: Hiking, Wildlife & Beaches
  • Immerse yourself in Tayrona National Park's biodiversity and beauty. Embark on a medium-level 2.5-hour hike to discover diverse ecosystems, from mangroves to cloud forests. Spot rare birds and encounter diverse marine life. Reach Cabo San Juan for a refreshing swim and a beachside lunch. If Tayrona is closed, we explore equally stunning Bunkuany.
  • Day 6: Land Transfer Journey to the Queen of the Caribbean: Cartagena Awaits
  • Start your day with a delicious breakfast before a scenic 4-5 hour drive whisks you away to Cartagena, the Queen of the Caribbean. In the afternoon, your local guide unveils the city’s historic walls, iconic plazas, and vibrant districts like Getsemaní. Visit San Felipe Castle and La Popa Convent. Explore a living museum by day, and witness the city’s modern edge by night.
  • Day 7: The Alluring Rosario Islands—A Caribbean Jewel
  • Board a boat to the Rosario Islands, a protected archipelago. Spend the day swimming, or sunbathing, and enjoy a delightful island lunch.
  • Day 8: Adiós Colombia! Depart out of Cartagena
  • Indulge in one last Colombian breakfast. Based on your departure time, our private transport will take you to the airport. We extend a heartfelt "Thank You" for choosing to discover Colombia with us. ¡Muchas gracias!


• Experience Seven (7) nights of comfort in four-star hotels or boutique hotels, strategically located in each city's prime areas

• Domestic Flight: Medellín to Santa Marta

• Private Bilingual Guides

• Seven (7) Breakfasts, included with your hotel accommodation

• Four (4) Lunches during your journey

• All Applicable Taxes and Fees

• All tours and experiences mentioned in the itinerary

• 24/7 Concierge Service

• Private Land Transportation

• Private Airport Transfers

• Private pick-up and drop-off at your hotel after each day's activities

• Shared Boat to Rosario Islands on Day 7