Cookies

At Journey Latin America we use cookies to give you the best experience on our website. By continuing to browse, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on our website.
Find out more


Weaverbird: Spirit of Colombia 2017

16 days from £2,268pp

Book Holiday Enquire online

Weaverbird: Spirit of Colombia 2017

16 days from £2,268pp
 

Group Journey

 
Colombia is one of Latin America's most distinctive and oft misunderstood countries. Many visitors consider it to be the continent's most beautiful. This trail-blazing journey allows you to explore its natural highlights, including the golden beaches and dense tropical vegetation of the Tayrona National Park, the fertile rolling hills of the coffee country and the culturally rich, historic city of Cartagena.

Off the beaten track, you’ll explore the picture-perfect colonial town of Mompós, on the banks of the River Magdalena and the intriguing ancient sculptures and burial chambers set in the lush countryside around San Agustín.

Colombia's distinct and heady mixture of Hispanic, colonial, indigenous and African heritage influences its food, music, architecture and culture. Its vibrancy, welcoming people and extraordinary natural and architectural features make it an engaging country, and this an unusual and captivating journey.

This is a new route for 2017. Details on the 2016 Weaverbird can be found here.

Visit Us

Holiday itinerary

UK clients depart Friday, arriving Bogotá, Colombia, the following morning.

Day 1

City tour, including a visit to the Gold Museum.

Day 2

Optional excursions in and around Bogotá.

Day 3

Fly to Neiva, by road to San Agustín.

Day 4

Archaeological park visit.

Day 5

Optional Jeep tour of Magdalena Gorge.

Day 6

Fly to the coffee country.

Days 7-8

Visit Salento and Valle de Cocora.

Days 9-10

Fly to Santa Marta and travel onto Tayrona National Park.

Days 11-12

By private bus to Aracataca, birthplace of Gabriel García Máquez. Continue to Mompos.

Day 13

Travel by boat and bus to Cartagena.

Days 14-15

Explore one of Latin America's most interesting and famous cities - Cartagena.

Day 16

Drive to Cartagena airport, fly to Bogotá. Depart for international flight.

UK clients arrive home the following day, Monday.

View itinerary details

Included in this holiday

Colonial houses
Places visited

Bogota


 
Colombian gold
Thing to do

Visit the Bogota Gold Museum


 
Hotel Casa Deco
Accommodation

Casa Deco


 

For advice on travelling to Colombia

Speak to an expert on 020 8747 8315 or enquire online

Request an itinerary
What our clients say

0 of 0

Other holidays you may be interested in

View all holidays
Car

Self-drive Colombia: Exploring the coffee region and beyond

Private journey

12 days from £2,060pp

Weaverbird

Weaverbird: Spirit of Colombia 2016

Group tour

17 days from £2,578pp

Rural Colombia

Undiscovered Colombia, Providencia and Panama City

Private journey

18 days from £4,456pp

Cartagena

Signature Colombia: Culture and coffee

Private journey

11 days from £1,870pp

Articles you may like

Browse our inspiration area of the site. It's packed with insider travel tips, Top5s, competitions, events, recipes and holiday ideas for Central and South America sure to whet your travel appetite.

More inspiration
Journey with the UK's NO1 specialist in travel to latin america

The Leading Specialists

  • Since 1980
  • The original pioneers in travel to Latin America - the first and still the best
  • Award-winning holidays, crafted with care
  • Nobody knows Latin America better

Travel with the Experts

  • All our staff are in-depth Latin America specialists
  • Our team shares  a unique insight into Central and South America
  • Get the inside track with expert advice based on first-hand experience

Choice and Flexibility

  • The widest range of options
  • No limitations on how you can travel
  • A genuinely personal service geared to understanding your needs
  • The journey you'll love, in a style to suit you
Wanderlust

Food and Travel Magazine Readers' Awards - Tour Operator of The Year 2016

Selling Travel Agents Choice Awards - Best Tour Operator to Latin America 2016

Sunday Times Travel Magazine - Editor's Award 2013

Guardian and Observer Travel Awards - Top Ten Small Tour Operator: 2012

Sunday Times Travel Magazine Awards - Best Value Tour Operator 2011

Condé Nast Traveller Readers’ Awards - Top Ten Specialist Tour Operator 2016

Wanderlust Readers' Travel Awards - Top Ten Tour Operator 2015

British Travel Awards - Best Small Tour Operator to Central and South America 2012

Latin American Travel Association - Award for Customer Service 2012

Sunday Times Travel Magazine Awards - Best Specialist Tour Operator 2011

Page Full Path: /sitecore/content/JLA/Home/destinations/colombia/holidays/weaverbird-spirit-of-colombia-2017

Page ID: {D4CC50ED-2E8A-49ED-8480-CC0C9FC97F53}

Page Name: weaverbird-spirit-of-colombia-2017

Page Display Name: Weaverbird: Spirit of Colombia 2017

Page Template Name: T013-Tour

Page Template ID: {9701B79C-85FD-4A45-8072-3FFF55338F72}

Parent ID: {F55769A5-EED3-46CE-85C9-6132126ADB11}

Parent Name: holidays

Parent Display Name: Holidays

Parent Template Name: T007-Tours

Parent Template ID: {C007F36D-3091-4A02-8D0A-2302CE1DCA8E}