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COLONIAL COLOMBIA
Featuring Bogota, Medellin & Cartagena
                 9
DAYS
FROM pp dbl $2695*
  HIGHLIGHTS
• Bogota
• Gold Museum
• Paloquemao Market
• Botero Museum
• Monserrate Gondola
• Medellin
• Museum of An oquia
• Co ee Planta on Tour
• Metro Cable Gondola
• Cartagena
• Walking tour of Cartagena • San Felipe Fort
• Getsemani district
INCLUDES
12 Meals, Tour Director, Local Guide, Motorcoach Transporta on, Sightseeing per I nerary, Baggage Handling
TOUR ACTIVITY LEVEL
Easy       Ac ve
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Day 1 - DEPART USA - ARRIVE BOGOTA†
Bienvenedos Colombia! Arrive in Bogota, and meet your English speaking Tour Director. Check into your hotel and the remainder of the day at leisure to relax or explore Bogota on your own. Enjoy a Welcome Dinner at a local restaurant tonight with your fellow travelers.
(D)
Day 2 - BOGOTA
This morning, your full day of sightseeing begins with a visit to the Paloquemao Market, the largest local farmers market in Bogota. See local farmers and Colombian’s selling everything from  owers, exo c fruits, vegetables, spices, meats and seafood. Enjoy a walking tour of historic Bogota, star ng with the historical colonial quarter of La Candelaria. Visit Plaza de Bolivar, the main square with its several important buildings
including the Palace of Jus ce, the Colombian Congress, the Mayor’s o ce and the Cathedral of Bogota. Standing proud in the plaza’s centre
is a statue of Simon Bolivar, founder
of Colombian independence. Visit the Botero Museum dedicated to Fernando Botero, Colombia’s most famous ar st whose plump sculptures and art forms are instantly recognizable around the world. Next ride the gondola up to the monastery of Monserrate, a site of worship since 1657 and see the quaint whitewashed church built in the 17th century. Return to your hotel and the evening is at leisure to explore on your own. (B)
Day 3 - BOGOTA - FLY TO
MEDELLIN
This morning enjoy a guided tour of the Gold Museum with the  nest collec on of gold
in the world, numbering more than 35,000 pieces. Next we transfer to the airport for the short  ight to Medellin. Enjoy a city tour of Medellin and explore downtown, the historical center and the Botero Plaza with an exhibi on of ar st Fernando Boteros sculptures. Next visit the Museo de An oquia which houses many famous life works donated by Fernando Botero including his fascina ng pain ngs depic ng
the death of Pablo Escobar. Following lunch take the Metro cable gondola up to Santo Domingo, enjoying the spectacular view of Medellin, you'll learn more about the complete transforma on of what was once one of the most dangerous ci es in the world now a mel ng pot of cultures and warm and friendly people. (B,D)
     †Land only rates do not include hotel tranfers. Roundtrip air package includes hotel transfers
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