Colombia is a transcontinental country spread between South and Central America. A truly diverse nation with dense Amazon rainforest, vast tropical grassland and flanked by the Caribbean and Pacific coastlines it is, ecologically, one of the world’s 17 megadiverse nations.
Colombia’s unique geo-climatic conditions and ecological diversity including the Andean regions, the llanos, and the deserts of La Guajira, makes it a truly unparalleled tourism hotspot. With the reduction in syndicated crimes the tourism potential and influx have increased manifold.
Some of the popular tourist destinations in Colombia include Cartagena, a port city that has been inhabited since the past 4000 years and its historic surroundings. No wonder, it features on the UNESCO World Heritage List and is a major heritage tourism destination. The Lost City of Magdalena is yet another heritage tourism site in Colombia also known for its eco-tourism potential. In fact the trek through the region is considered an unforgettable adventure tourism activity in itself.
In recent years, the fabled coffee growing region of Colombia has also emerged as a popular destination. Foremost attraction of this region being the city of Armenia and its surroundings. The reward for travellers visiting this region includes a chance to sip some of the best coffees in the world.
Colombia also has engaging adventure tourism opportunities like scuba diving, snorkelling, paragliding and biking.
Fairly recently, Bogotá, the capital of the nation, has emerged as one of the major tourist destination of Colombia.
To make the most your visit to Colombia plan it during one of its famous festivals such as the Cali’s Fair, the Barranquilla’s Carnival, the Bogota Summer Festival, or the Flower Festival. To plan your trip get in touch with Tybros Holidays today.