3-Day Trip to Caño Cristales from Bogota

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From $650.00

10 reviews   (4.30)

Price varies by group size

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Pricing Info: Per Person


Departs: Bogota, Bogota

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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Deep in the Sierra de la Macarena mountain range of Colombia lies a place where one of the most astonishing natural wonders on Earth rises: Caño Cristales “the five-color river.” Don't miss the opportunity to witness the uniqueness of its beauty by yourself to make new indelible live experiences. Also, get to know the locals of La Macarena who cooperate to preserve this natural treasure and bring peace and prosperity to the region.

What's Included

English Speaking guide (If you selected this option)

Hotel pick-up

Local Spanish-speaking guide



What's Not Included

Airport fee: CO$6,200 (US$2 aprox,)

Flights (to-from La Macarena)

Municipality fee: CO$46,500 (US$13 aprox,)

National park fee CO$105,300 (US$27 aprox,)

Optional tips and gratuities

Personal expenses

Unspecified food and beverages

Traveler Information

  • CHILD: Age: 2 - 12
  • ADULT: Age: 13 - 80

Additional Info

  • Changes on the tour may occur due to external factors. These changes will be notified to you with anticipation.
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Not recommended for travelers with poor cardiovascular health
  • Our upfront price does not include flights for two reasons. Every season there are different companies and charters with different frequencies, and second, because the price can vary a lot according to the travel date. Managing flights directly is very tr
  • The season where the plants that give Caño Cristales its color only grow from June to November, which is the rain season. We don't recommend traveling to Caño Cristales before June or after November because you probably won't enjoy the scenery
  • This tour depends on the availability in flights and hotels.
  • Travelers should have at least a moderate level of physical fitness
  • A yellow fever vaccine certificate may be required by authorities. We strongly recommend getting the shot.
  • Don’t expect luxury. The highlight of the trip is 100% nature! All meals are provided by the restaurant of the hotel and there are no hot showers and no AC (rooms have FAN and electricity, wifi is present but unstable).
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • In Caño Cristales and Caño Cristalitos, it is forbidden to use sunscreen and mosquito repellent but you can use them for the rest of the trip.
  • Not recommended for travelers with spinal injuries
  • The add-on version (book this option on checkout or ask a travel consultant), includes an upgrade in lodging at an eco-lodge, 25min drive from the village, and all the excursions are private.
  • The tours are run on small groups of 8 participants max. You will be assigned to a group that has the same hiking level as you. The program on day 1 and 3 will be adapted according to your level. On day 2 (Caño Cristales), there are several routes in the
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised

Cancellation Policy

All sales are final. No refund is available for cancellations.

  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.

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