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2-day Birding High-Andean Forests, Cocora, Salento

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What to Expect

Day 1: Wax Palms & Fog Forest

Pass By: Valle del Cocora, Salento Colombia
After having breakfast in Salento, we will take a Jeep towards the Cocora Valley, after 25 minutes we start the walk, we will enter the foggy forest to start the ascent. During the tour we will have multiple stops for the observation of birds, fauna and flora (if you do not want to observe birds, the route will have basic stops to hydrate and feed). After 11km of walking, we will spend the night at the Buenos Aires estate (3600 m.a.s.l.).

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Rest in a cozy and warm mountain farm

Day 2: Páramo birds

Pass By: Bosques de Cocora, Km. 11 Valle del Cocora, Salento Colombia
After breakfast, we will walk 2km to the moor, we will have a moment of dispersion and observation and we will go straight down to the Cocora Valley to enjoy a well deserved dinner.

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
No accommodation included on this day.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Cl. 5 #532, Salento, Quindío, Colombia
Departure Time

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Guide in English from Salento
8/29/2019 - 9/23/2020

Monday:08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Tuesday:08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Wednesday:08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Thursday:08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Friday:08:30 AM - 05:00 PM
Saturday:08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Sunday:08:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Guide in French from Salento
8/29/2019 - 12/31/2020
Monday - Sunday:08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
2 days
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • 2x Breakfast
  • 1x Dinner
  • 2x Lunch
  • Accommodation included: 1 night
  • Private transportation
  • Water
  • Snacks
  • Does not include personal items
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Not recommended for travelers with respiratory problems
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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The hike is so beautiful! As the altitude changes, so does each ecosystem. We saw incredible plants, insects, and of course, birds. Be sure to pack layers, you will trek from warm to cold. I loved the peacefulness of the mountains.
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