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Our bespoke holidays to Colombia all have sustainability in mind. Combine incredible cities, wondrous landscapes, and get away from the crowds to immerse in local cultures. From the Andes to the Amazon to the beach, our eco-luxury holidays to Colombia invite you to immerse yourself in colour communities and charisma.

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Example Colombia Holidays

Fishing boats

Cities, Colour, Coffee and Caribbean

11 days from £3500 pp

Our best holiday to Colombia for variety and culture, this ‘Cities, Colour, Coffee and Caribbean’ holiday takes you on an exploration of the colours and vibrancy throughout the country. Explore the legendary coffee region, learning the bean-to-cup journey while sampling some of the world’s finest brews.

Stroll through the vibrant streets of Filandia and explore the bustling city of Medellin, known for its botanical gardens and fascinating recent history. Take in the lush landscapes of El Peñol, travel around via tuk-tuk, and hike through the diverse ecosystems of Tayrona National Park. Finally, enjoy some well-earned downtime on the Caribbean beaches of Rosario Islands for swimming and snorkelling.

Tatacoa desert

Slow Travel: Colombia

28 days from £7500 pp

Slow travel through Colombia on our hidden highlights eco holiday. Explore archaeological monuments and trek the Tatacoa desert to witness incredible starry skies with little to no light pollution.

For food lovers, experience the unique flavours of Popayan, a UNESCO-declared city of gastronomy. Do things differently by taking a street art tour to learn how talented local artists have turned tragedy into vibrant expressions of art and culture. Discover an abundance of landscapes, lagoons, mountains and nature on this unique holiday to Colombia.

Then, veer away from the well-trodden path to experience the more remote spots of this beautiful country. Learn about local traditions and find hidden treasures while staying in our favourite boutique lodges in Colombia.

See the Andean Condor up close, experience the Caribbean coast with no other soul in sight, discover the hidden beaches of Tayrona with your guide and explore Cartagena’s cultural and architectural secrets…all while staying in handpicked properties with 5* service, delicious food and local sustainability in mind. This trip offers one of the finest holidays in Colombia for those seeking culture, cuisine and adventure.

Colourful vibrant Medellin

Colombia Luxury Adventure

14 days from £4800 pp

Combine luxury and adventure on this bespoke holiday to Colombia. Explore the culinary scene of Bogota at the Paloquemao Farmers Market before taking a colonial city tour including a VIP cable car ride. A salsa-lover’s paradise, you can get under the skin of Cali as your guide takes you to see world-famous salsa shows.

Holidays to Colombia are never complete without a visit to the coffee region, where we explore the Cocora Valley and quaint streets of Filandia. Visit colourful vibrant Medellin before experiencing a change of scenery at a renowned private wildlife reserve in Turbaco. Keep an eye out for Howler Monkeys and White-headed Titis.

Then it’s time for some luxury relaxation in Rosario Islands, where you can have a private boat trip and snorkel in clear waters trying the delicious daily catch.

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‘Encanto’ Colombia Family holiday

14 days from £4,200 pp

Our 16-day family adventure holiday to Colombia is inspired by the Disney film Encanto, which means lots of colour and charm. Visit small towns, try delicious local food featured in the film and explore the magical Rainbow River Cano Cristales; a must-see in Colombia.

Immerse yourself in the sights and sounds of the Amazon jungle, connecting with nature and learning about Colombian culture. Explore the coffee region and uncover the breathtaking landscapes and colourful houses of El Penol and Guatape.

Visit UNESCO-protected Cartagena and sample the exquisite street food, ‘Arepitas’, as in the movie, and even dance to local music. To finish your family adventure holiday, head to the crystal waters of the Caribbean Coast of Rosario Islands. And yes, on this holiday, we definitely talk about Bruno!

If you’re looking for Colombia family holidays that offer a wonderful experience for both parents and kids, it’s hard to beat an Encanto adventure to this South American gem.

Top Colombia Experiences

The Lost City of Civdad Perdida

The Lost City of Civdad Perdida

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Hidden in Colombia’s vast jungles lies an enticing untouched secret. Swallowed by forest for 1,200 years and sprinkled with gold, jewels, and human sacrificial sites, the ruins are 650 years older than Machu Picchu and have only recently been accessed. Known as the Ciudad Perdida or the Lost City, this ancient site is one of South America’s most remarkably concealed gems.

Colombia Gastronomy


Lesser know that the cuisine of neighbours Brazil and Argentina, but full of rich flavours, home grown ingredients and incredible combinations, Colombian food is as diverse as it is dazzling. The growing foodie scene in Colombia is exciting and locals are rightly proud of their famous dishes. Try the national dish Bandeja Paisa, a carnivores dream Fritanga, a bowl of sancocho, try snacking Arepas, and of course South America favourite Empanadas, which in Colombia have a unique twist… deep fried.

Tayrona National Park

Tayrona National Park

Where wildlife meets paradise. 35 miles of stunning palm fringed beaches is a perfect way to relax and cool off with a swim. For those who can’t sit still, trek in the incredible biodiverse National Park along the numerous walking trails. Covered by virgin tropical forest the park is inhabited by over 100 species of mammals, 200 species of birds and 50 species of reptiles. A perfect end to your tailormade eco holiday to Colombia.

Cano Cristales 'Rainbow River'

Cano Cristales ‘Rainbow River’

An unbelievably beautiful sight with changing colours that look as though they are melting in the clear waters. The 61 mile long river is found in Serrania de la Macarena National Park, and is best visited July-October to witness one of Mother Natures most impressive sights. The ‘liquid rainbow’ colours are formed by specific seasonal growth of aquatic plants and this phenomenon occurs nowhere else on earth. If travel dates work, will can include this magical spectacle in your bespoke Colombia holiday

Colombia Luxury Holidays: Frequently Asked Questions

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Considering the country’s magnificent culinary scene, world-famous jungles and vibrant cities, there is a magnificent spectrum of places to visit on Colombia luxury holidays. Cartagena and Bogota are glorious cultural epicentres where you can gaze over fascinating architecture and sample delicious local delicacies.

If you’re dreaming of venturing into the jungle on your holiday to Colombia, do not miss out on the opportunity to visit one of the best wildlife destinations in the world: The Amazon. This rainforest is home to 10% of all known animal species and offers a magnificent area to explore.

For those who are particularly keen to explore natural sites, Caro Cristales’s “Rainbow River” is a must-visit. This unique river dons a magnificent blend of yellow, green and blue water and is a fantastic place to go during Colombia family holidays.

Another of the best areas to visit while on luxury holidays to Colombia is the Lost City of Cividad Perdida. The archaeological site traces back 1,200 years and lies hidden amongst the remote Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta mountains.

One of the best places to visit during luxury holidays in Colombia is its coffee region. You can learn all about the country’s world-renowned coffee production and sample some exquisite local blends.

The question of safety often comes up when planning a holiday to Colombia. The country has taken great strides to improve its security, particularly in major cities like Bogotá and Cartagena. However, it’s essential to remain cautious and stay informed about any travel advisories before planning a trip.

Travellers tend to be particularly concerned when planning Colombia family holidays. While most tourist areas are safe, it’s always best to practise general caution, safeguard valuables and stay aware of your surroundings.

December and January are often considered to be the best months to go to Colombia. These months fall under the country’s dry season. With less rainfall, this opens up opportunities to explore many of the country’s most magnificent attractions that lie outdoors.

Under sunny, clear skies, you can go hiking in the Andes, unwind on breathtaking Caribbean beaches and enjoy pleasant temperatures while exploring the bright lights of cities like Medellin and Bogota.

February and March are also considered ideal months for Colombian holidays. You will still be treated to reduced rainfall and sunny skies during this period.

Colombia is increasingly recognized as a family-friendly destination, thanks to significant improvements in security and infrastructure that have made it more accessible and appealing for families. From vibrant cities like Bogota and Medellin to stunning natural attractions such as Tayrona National Park and the Coffee Triangle, the country offers a diverse array of experiences for parents and children to enjoy together.

With proper precautions and planning, it can be a great place to visit with the little ones. As itinerary planning can take a little extra consideration, it’s easiest to book Colombia family holidays through a reputable travel company like Travel Differently with expertise in the region.

If you’re booking a holiday to Colombia from the UK for up to 90 days, you are not required to have a visa. You will, however, need to show proof of onward travel or a return ticket that falls within this time period.

Why Book Holiday To Colombia With Travel Differently?

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Travel Colombia Greener

Our holidays in Colombia are inspired by the country’s glorious landscape. The last thing we’d want is to encourage travellers to explore this picturesque region at the expense of the very natural scenery we venture so far to appreciate.

That’s why Travel Greener is one of our founding pillars here at Travel Differently. Every accommodation and activity in our itineraries has been carefully selected, ensuring they operate in a way that supports the local environment. Our Colombian holidays are also offset at 150% of their calculated emissions to ensure they are net positive.

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Travel Colombia Slower

Each of our luxury holidays to Colombia invites you to travel slower. We journey by land wherever possible to reduce flight emissions, lessen the pressure on tourist hot spots and spread tourism revenue across a wider sector of society.

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Travel Colombia Fairer

With Travel Differently, you can be confident that our Colombia holidays allow you to travel fairer. Our trips provide chances for you to actively support and interact with those in the destinations we visit. Additionally, we ensure that all our partners align with our values of sustainability and social development and collaborate with local communities as partners rather than treating them as commodities.

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Travel Colombia Better

Our holidays to Colombia not only invite you to travel greener, fairer and slower but, to travel in a better, more enjoyable way, as a result. These principles offer a more fulfilling experience as you can connect with locals and immerse yourself in the culture of the destinations you visit.

We also pride ourselves on offering a fully personalised service, with each Colombia holiday thoughtfully curated as a bespoke adventure tailored to your unique preferences. Our founder personally attends to each booked guest, ensuring that your getaway aligns perfectly with your desires and expectations.

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