The 12 must-see destinations on a trip to Colombia

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On your first trip to Colombia, it’s natural to want to visit the must-see destinations! So here you’ll find all the best-known, most-visited destinations, in other words, the great classics of a trip to Colombia.

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Bogota

Must-see destinations in Colombia

Naturally, we start with Colombia’s capital, the classic among classics. This is surely the city you’ll be landing in and leaving from, so you might as well take the opportunity to discover it, especially since Bogota has so much to offer travelers!

Visit Bogota Travel Guide : 10 best things to do in the capital

Visit Monserrate travel guide: experience the sunset over Bogota

Where to stay in Bogota: the best hotels and the best areas

Around Bogota Travel Guide : best things to do and see in the area

The best Bogota City Tours with an English-speaking guide

Visit the gold Museum in Bogota: a must-see in a trip to Colombia!

Cartagena

Colombia’s best-known destinations

This is THE must-see destination on a trip to Colombia. THE best-known AND most-visited destination. It’s THE classic, and if there were only one, it would be Cartagena de Indias.

Where to stay in Cartagena: the best hotels and the best areas

The best Cartagena City Tours with an English-speaking local guide

Visit Cartagena Travel Guide: The best things to do in Cartagena de indias

Visit Getsemani travel guide: Historic and Street Art distric in Cartagena

Medellín

Colombia’s most visited places

Over the past twenty years, Medellin has literally transformed itself, attracting more and more tourists from all over the world. Medellin is now one of the most visited destinations in Colombia.

Medellin City Tours and local english tour guides to discover Medellin’s region

Visit Comuna 13 travel guide: the Graffiti Tour in Medellin

Visit Medellin Travel Guide : the best things to do in Medellin

Around Medellin Travel Guide : best things to do and see in the area

Salento and the Cocora Valley

Must-see destinations in Colombia

The Cocora Valley and the village of Salento are among the TOP 5 most-visited destinations in Colombia.

Visit Salento travel guide: the most famous village of the cofee region

Cocora Valley Travel Guide: hiking in one of the most beautiful landscape of Colombia

Tayrona Park

The classics of Colombian travel

Another contender for the title of best-known destination, Tayrona Park and its dream beaches are a great classic of a trip to Colombia.

Tayrona National Park travel guide: all you need to know

Our experience in the Tayrona National: feeback and tips

The most beautiful beaches in Tayrona National Park: the ultimate guide

Around Santa Marta travel guide: best things to do and see in the area

Villa de Leyva

The most visited places in Colombia

Ranked right at the top of the list of Colombia’s most beautiful villages, Villa de Leyva has long been vying for top spot.

Visit Raquira Travel Guide: village and handicrafts from Boyaca

Visit Villa de Leyva Travel Guide: Best things to do in the most beautiful village in Boyaca

Barichara

Must-see destinations in Colombia

Barichara is one of, if not the, most beautiful villages in Colombia. Quite simply, a must-see destination for those visiting the Santander region.

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Visit Barichara travel guide: the most beautiful village in Colombia ?

San Agustin

Colombia’s best-known destinations

With its archaeological parks displaying statues of a pre-Columbian civilization that has long since disappeared, San Agustin is one of the most visited destinations on a trip to Colombia.

Visit San Agustin Travel Guide: The best things to do in San Agustin

Visit San Agustin archaeological parks travel guide

Leticia

The most visited places in Colombia

Leticia is the must-see destination for adventure lovers in one of the world’s wildest ecosystems: the Amazon rainforest!

Contact local tour guide to visit Leticia, Puerto Nariño and the Amazon region

Guatapé

Colombia’s best-known destinations

Guatapé has become one of Colombia’s most visited villages. The colors of the village and the view from the Peñon have made it one of the best-known destinations for travelers.

Visit Guatape travel guide: best things to do in one of Colombia’s most colorful villages

Minca

Must-see destinations in Colombia

In just a few years, Minca has gone from being a quiet village in the Sierra Nevada to one of the must-see destinations for all travellers passing through Santa Marta.

Visit Minca travel guide: things to do in the Sierra Nevada

La Tatacoa

Colombia’s most visited places

The Tatacoa desert is one of the most visited natural sites in Colombia.

Visit Tatacoa Desert travel guide: one of the natural wonder of Colombia