Salento, Quindio Department, Colombia

Salento tours, things to do and tickets

From Pereira/Salento: Guided Trek in the Cocora Valley

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Duration: 6 hours
Immerse yourself in a coffee lover's dream on a guided trek through the Valle del Cocora. Explore part of the Coffee Triangle and experience the natural beauty of the valley.
$81.73*Per person

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Pereira & Salento: Cocora Valley and Coffee Farm Day Tour

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Duration: 8 hours
Explore the Cocora Valley and visit a specialized coffee farm on this epic day tour. Hike mountains and learn about Colombian coffee farming culture.
$123.15*Per person

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Cocora Valley & Salento Hike Tour

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Duration: 6 hours
Coming to the Coffee Region is letting yourself be in connection with nature. If this is what you are looking for, join us in this 6-hour tour across the Cocora Valley, and imposing open field, home to the wax palm. Hike some of its mountains, learn about the national tree and about Colombian coffee farming culture (not a coffee farm visit) and finish your day having a tasteful and humble local meal (not included). All of this with the company of an expert guide.

• A walk to remember around the Cocora Valley
• A brief lesson about the Coffee Triangle and the Wax Palm Trees for its environmental and popular importance
• An expert guide who will walk you through the mountains
• Bunch of photo spots of the imposing nature
$73*Per person

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Cocora Valley, Salento and Coffee Farm Day Tour

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Duration: 8 hours
Coming to the Coffee Region is about letting yourself be in connection with nature and learning about the most popular beverage of the world. If this is what you are looking for, join us in this 8-hour tour across the Cocora Valley and a specialized coffee farm. Hike some of its mountains, and learn about about Colombian coffee farming culture. Finish your day having a tasteful and 100% Colombian coffee. All of this with the company of an expert guide.

• A walk to remember around the Cocora Valley
• A brief lesson about the Coffee Triangle and the Wax Palm Trees for its environmental and popular importance
• A guided tour along the farm and its plantation
• Getting to know the full process of growing coffee, from its seeds to the roasting
• Picking up coffee cherries and planting coffee seedlings
• A brief lesson about the great value of coffee for Colombian coffee growers and the country’s economy in general.
• High-quality Colombian coffee tasting
$110*Per person

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Looking for the Howler Monkey in Beards - Bremen

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Duration: 3 hours
Just 2 km from the main park of Filandia I found "La Reserva Barbas Bremen", a natural destination where I walked trails full of varied vegetation; in which, if you are lucky, you will be able to meet the Howler Monkey, one of the largest primates in Colombia, which is only found in mountainous areas with humid and cloud forests or dry tropical forests.
$35*Per person

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Cocora valley and coffee farms tour

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Duration: 8 hours
We start in Salento Quindío, meeting point with the guide to board the transport that will take us to the cocora valley. Where will our adventure begin walking through the artificial attractions with time for photos: The chief hand, the butterfly, jeep, the net, the nest, cocora signs, the condor wings among others.

Plus the guided trekking to the lookout mountain with pauses to see and learn through explanations and environmental interpretation the entire cocora valley and its exuberant wax palm forests to descend to transport.

Finally, the route is made with transportation through the different coffee farms, seeing the coffee plantations and cultural landscapes until we reach the Buenos Aires farm, where they will welcome us with a delicious peasant lunch and then dress in typical costume and start with the harvest. explanation of grinding, catchment among other stages of the tour to return again to Salento where the Day Tour ends.
$95*Per person

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Coffee Tour.

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Duration: 3 hours
Unique experience, sensory experience showing the production process of a special coffee. Personalized tour enjoy with your friends and family.
We will show you how it is grown, we will talk about the varieties, we will talk about roasting a special coffee and the preparation methods.
$30*Per person

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Full Day Climbing The Cocora Valley with Lunch

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Duration: 7 hours
It is an experience that shows you the secrets of the ecosystems of the cloud forest and the Cocora valley, where our guides will teach you to see what normally few people find. You will find a dazzling number of wax palms, thousands of hummingbirds in the Acaime Nature Reserve until you reach the sight of Cerro Morrogacho. Your route will be 12 kilometers to connect with nature, starting at an altitude of 1,900 meters above sea level in Salento up to 2,850 meters above sea level at the Mirador La Montaña.
$78*Per person

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Cocora valley tour hummingbird circuit

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Duration: 5 hours - 6 hours
Enjoy the great mountain hiking tour through the Cocora Valley known as the Hummingbird Circuit, an incredible natural route of approximately 12 kilometers in the middle of the native cloud forests in combination with the forest waterfall, the 7 hanging bridges, the farm in the mountains and the most beautiful landscapes of wax palms.

Starting from Salento to enjoy a walk through the natural landscapes of palms, humid and pine forests up to the La Montaña farm, which has a beautiful viewpoint of the Cocora Valley canyon and from which you can see the foot of the Morro Gacho hill, after We will descend about 1 kilometer and continue to the Acaime Reserve where we will rest a bit and have the snack included in the activity, Aguapanela with cheese or its derivatives. Then we will return through the cloud forest passing 7 suspension bridges, the waterfall of the cloud forest and the passage through the gate that reveals the mountains full of palms.
$65*Per person

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Coffee Farm and Salento Walking Tour with Lunch

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Duration: 5 hours
A trip to one of the Coffee Triangle towns wouldn’t be complete without visiting a coffee farm, are we right? So, come with us to this fun and informative tour about everything you need to know of the coffee process. You will visit a coffee farm and you will have the chance of planting coffee seedlings, picking up coffee cherries and last but not least, tasting the flavor of a fresh cup of Colombian coffee.

• A guided tour along the farm and its plantation
• Getting to know the full process of growing coffee, from its seeds to the roasting
• Picking up coffee cherries and planting coffee seedlings
• A brief lesson about the great value of coffee for Colombian coffee growers and the country’s economy in general.
• High-quality Colombian coffee tasting
• Enjoy a homecooked meal

$87*Per person

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Endemic Birds Tour in Salento

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Duration: 5 hours
The Santa Rita Waterfall is a cattle farm in the process of sustainable transformation. Within the property there are secondary forests and two rivers which flow into the Quindío River. By visiting this reserve we can enjoy the natural beauty of the cloud forest around Salento and support its preservation and restoration.

We'll follow a path from the open farmland into the forest, passing through tunnels, caves and waterfalls, while we look for target species from the Colombian such as Andes Andean Cock of the Rock (Rupicula peruvianus), Cauca Guan (Penelope perspicax), and Multicoloured Tanager (Chlorochrysa nitidissima).
$105*Per person

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Cocora Valley and Salento Horseback Riding Day Tour

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Duration: 6 hours - 8 hours
If you enjoy natural destinations but you like leveling up your experiences: ride your horses and discover Colombia’s beauty through its national parks. In this tour you will be guided along the mountains of Cocora Valley. You will learn about Colombian farming traditions, have the chance of taking incredible pictures of the breathtaking landscapes. We have designed this for you to have a fulfilling trip.

• Visiting Salento on the back of a horse
• Exploring stunning landscapes
• Getting in touch with locals by visiting some of their farms
• Learning about the Coffee Region, its fauna and flora like the National Palm Tree
• Unforgettable memories of your trip to Cocora Valley

$119*Per person

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Santa Rosa de Cabal and Hot Springs Day Trip

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Duration: 8 hours
Sometimes, there is no better plan than stopping for a moment, relaxing and letting nature bring you the best of it. In this full-day tour we will take you to the traditional town of Santa Rosa de Cabal, famous in our country for two things: hot springs and foodstuff, like chorizo. Visit this town and then spent some hours receiving the healing properties of the volcano waters of the hot springs. It’s a chance to revive your spirits.

• Visiting the traditional small town of Santa Rosa de Cabal
• A therapeutic experience in the hot and rich in minerals medicinal waters of the thermal springs
• Tasting one of the most popular varieties of Colombian chorizo: santarrosano
• A walk along the village learning about farming culture
• A chance to meet the warmth of locals

$111*Per person

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complete horseback riding valle del cocora

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Duration: 4 hours
It is the most complete cavalcade! that the cocora valley has with an average duration of 3 to 4 hours with the extensive visit to all the viewpoints or points of view with a time of stay that allows you to relax and take photos of each of these beautiful places without problems, The cavalcade also goes through the lower areas to cross the river and enter an adventure through the forest.
$105*Per person

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Pereira & Salento: Santa Rosa de Cabal Thermal Springs Trip

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Duration: 6 hours
Soothe your body and soul on a guided day trip to Santa Rosa de Cabal’s thermal springs. Immerse yourself in the village’s coffee culture, relax in two thermal springs, and try authentic chorizo.
$103*Per person

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Cocora Valley and Santa Rita Waterfall Tour

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Duration: 7 hours - 10 hours
Get to know the Cocora Valley with all its artificial and natural attractions with a wide visit, horseback riding to the river with a small waterfall (you can ride without having experience) and additionally get to know the true beauty in the valleys and viewpoints of wax palms and their beautiful 360 degree landscapes with its attractions such as the large Cocora sign.

After so much enjoying nothing better than the typical lunch (rice, salad, giant plantains with trout, hogao plus lemonade) if you don't like fish you can replace it with beef, chicken chop or pork fillet (according to the meat the dish may have variations)

Venture into the visit to the Santa Rita waterfall where you can visit a beautiful dream farm and its gardens to start the rest of the walk passing through the tunnels of the old railway, the natural forest, the camping landscapes and the hanging bridges. Upon reaching the waterfall you will have a change of clothes area to be able to swim.
$95*Per person

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Salento, Cocora and Filandia Tour from Pereira or Armenia

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Duration: 6 hours
Ready for the coolest tour? Welcome to the journey that will make you vibrate in Salento, Cocora, and Filandia! This is not just a simple tour, it's an experience that will blow your mind!
$133.56*Per person

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Pereira: One-Way Private Transfer from Matecaña Airport

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Duration: an hour
Avoid the hassle of finding last-minute transport with this private transfer from Mantecaña Airport to your accommodation, or vice versa. Book your pickup to or from any hotel in Salento or Pereira.
$12.32*Per person

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Birdwatching and Coffee Tour in Salento

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Duration: 5 hours
Every visit to Salento should include a walk along the Vereda Palestina to experience the typical landscape of the coffee region. Not only is it the perfect environment to grow arabica coffee it is also the home to a huge variety of birds. Our expert guides can introduce you to species of hummingbirds, toucanets, tanagers and wood warblers among other species and local farmers will show you the magical process of making coffee from bean to cup.
$85*Per person

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Birdwatching in Salento

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Duration: 7 hours
If you are interested in birdwatching or just starting out, our Salento birdlife tour is perfect for you. It provides an introduction to the diverse bird species present in the town and takes you to some of the best birdwatching areas where you can observe them. Additionally, our expert guides will accompany you throughout the tour and answer any questions you may have about the fascinating world of birds.

The striking bird species like tanagers, toucanets, parrots and hummingbirds are even more vibrant and colourful than Salento’s iconic streets and traditional plantations filled with coffee trees and tropical fruits. While other species like the famous Andean Motmot (Momotus aequatorialis) and Sparkling Violetear (Colibri coruscans) can be a little more difficult to spot in the surrounding lush cloud forests, towering wax palms and majestic snow-capped mountains.
$88*Per person

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