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Nature & Wildlife Tours in Salento

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  • Karl H
    1 contribution
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    We had a fantastic trip with our guide Jefferson. He was extremely knowledgeable and gave great insights and information about the area, plants, animals and anything we asked him. Could not recommend him any more highly. A truly excellent guide. WWE climbed over the valley to two viewpoints. Excellent tour of the Cocora Valley and nearby coffee farm.
    Written 27 June 2024
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  • Joey K
    4 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    The best experience!! My guide was Pedro/Peter and he was so knowledgeable. He messaged me the day before with all the details and suggested things to bring which was very helpful. The driver to pick me up was on time and the day was perfect. Honestly I couldn’t find anything to improve. Peter knows EVERYONE in Salento and showed me the best local spots. And even after he gave me recommendations for future days and future cities. I will recommend this to all my friends who come to Colombia. Thanks for a great trip!!
    Written 24 June 2024
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  • Tourist12987830260
    2 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    I had a wonderful time!! Soledad was an amazing tour guide. She taught us so much about the vegetation and the history behind the valley. I would definitely recommend this tour to anyone thinking about it. It was more than a tour and really an amazing experience that I will always remember. Thank you so much to Soledad for showing us around Salento and giving us such an authentic experience :))
    Written 16 April 2024
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  • Dee
    Sarasota, FL1 contribution
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    From the greeting at the airport to the farewell when we left, this was a wonderful trip. The drivers and guides spoke perfect english and were very knowledgeable, answering all our culture, history, food, etc questions.
    We explored many highlights from fantastic beaches, historical forts, and the most delicious food. We also attended a cooking class - and learned so much about the culture and history of Colombian food as well as hands-on prep, and then enjoying the food we made.
    We also asked for ‘light’ days as we are 65+ yo travelers, and they planned perfect places for a light day.
    Go to the coffee plantation, which also has chocolate - as I have never tasted, absolutely wonderful! - well worth the interesting drive up a mountain! And the Bird Sanctuary! The most colorful birds!
    The Travel Group Mgmt. Helene was in contact with us almost every day - ensuring we were enjoying our trip and if any changes needed to be made. This was a nice touch to have someone you could contact if ever needed.
    Would we go back? Oh yes. So much more to see and do!
    Written 22 April 2023
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  • Kaori M
    Los Angeles, CA12 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    If you're looking for the perfect coffee tour, visiting cocora, and walking around salento, this is your lucky day because you've found the right business to make that dream vacation happen! Mafe is an extraordinary tour guide and Mauricio was earlier than expected to pick us up. We had a lot of fun and learned a lot about wax palm trees and the story of the surrounding areas. The Luger's coffee farm is absolutely beautiful and it covers everything you need to know about coffee. All visited sites were magical and we didn't have to worry about anything just enjoyed the ride and the places they took us. This was a premium and worthy experience.
    Written 20 October 2023
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  • T C
    7 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Loved this tour, it had everything we wanted. Daniel was an excellent guide and pointed out a lot of things we would've missed about plants, nature, native birds, and the history. The horse back riding was a great experience but in the short side, there are other tours that feature more of that if you want a longer house back riding experience. The views from the lookout of the cocora valley are stunning. You will see nature in its splendor as well as all the photo op spots (the hand, wings, cocora valley sign, etc).

    There's also the option of a seeing a bigger waterfall or smaller one. We chose the one big one. The hike to get there was steep and challenging so be forewarned. We made it and it was worth the effort. Bonus, this cute dog that lives on the area will walk up with you and guide you to the spot.

    Overall great experience and I would recommend.
    Written 19 November 2023
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  • poficat
    Boulder, C032 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Francisco guided us through the Valle de Cocora. He was very informative. We started early so we had the cloud forest to ourselves and beat the afternoon rains. Everything went smoothly he provides water, snacks, a lunch afterwards in town, all the transportation and entry fees, rubber boots and trekking poles if needed. The views, orchid and hummingbirds are amazing. Great company
    Written 17 November 2023
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  • kimberly
    7 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    I absolutely adore waterfalls and history, therefore, I try and seek them both out everywhere I go and I must say this tour did not disappoint. Pedro, my tour guide, was so informative, knowledgeable and passionate about the history of Salento and Colombia in general. I learned so much! 10/10 recommend!
    Written 2 December 2022
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  • David S
    Frome, UK29 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    We spent 4 weeks in Colombia in Jan / Feb 2023. We initially tried to plan the trip ourselves but fortunately stumbled across Bruce and BnB Colombia Tours online. I say fortunate because Colombia is a country that really needs expert travel advice and support. Even if you speak Spanish (we don't) we'd strongly recommend you use a tour guide and among tour guides we can't imagine anyone better than Bruce and his team.
    From the day we first met Bruce online and had a free hour long chat to our departure home from Bogota Airport the service was first class. Strong opinions based on a real understanding of Colombia and our expectations were voiced pleasantly but persuasively to guide us to a truly memorable holiday.
    Our itinerary involved 10 internal flights and a few lengthy car journeys. One flight was delayed forcing us to stay over in Bogota an extra night with all the changes that entails. Bruce handled it all with great efficiency which helped us relax knowing our backs were being watched all the way. Every flight met with a driver and English speaking guide, every transfer on time and all accommodation details correct. When a little local trouble flared up in a remote town before our arrival Bruce's agents were quick to inform him and his team instantly re-scheduled the itinerary to avoid that short leg of the trip.
    Colombia is a wonderful country full of lovely welcoming people and stunning flora, fauna and scenery but you need professional care to get you around safely. Bruce should be your first and last call to ensure a memorable holiday.
    Written 12 July 2023
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  • Aderyn L
    1 contribution
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    We really enjoyed our day out ! There was a festival in Salento so doing this tour we managed to miss some of the crowds! Lunch was delicious! Coffee farm was great but take bug spray as the mosquitos bite if they like you.
    Written 9 January 2024
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  • Jeanne L
    9 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    We had a wonderful experience! Ivan was a great guide - very friendly, astute at finding birds and making sure everyone in our group got to see them, and had fantastic English. Our group was a mix of folks who have lived in Colombia for a long time and those for whom this was a first trip, and we all thoroughly enjoyed this experience. Beautiful, relaxing setting and a great variety of birds!
    Written 31 March 2024
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  • EmeraldIsle1703
    County Dublin, Ireland475 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    We did a tour with Justin, who was a wonderful guide, always explaining what we were going to do next, making sure we did not have any question and always leaving the space for us to ask clarifications, he made us feel part of the place for the time of the visit, also checking on how we were dealing with the climb in the heat :)
    During the testing experience, he was leaving us the time to guess the flavours...and did not judge my awfully bad guesses :-p
    Very respectful and understanding, he is a great guide and we were lucky to have him for our tour of the coffee farm!
    Thank you so much Justin !
    Written 13 December 2023
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