Colombia is a fantastic country, it is one of those destinations that you would like to visit again because surely once is not enough! Colombia is a country full of many wonderful landscapes and a wide diversity of flora and fauna; where you will discover places that you never believe that could exist, cultures and traditions of the many indigenous tribes that inhabit this territory. Below, we show you a list of 10 places you can visit if you are in Colombia.
THE RELAXED AND WONDERFUL LIFE IN PROVIDENCIA
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Colombia has great tourist destinations, among which we have the Island of Providencia in the Caribbean Sea, a beautiful place full of natural riches as the sea of seven colors; virgin white sand beaches with beautiful crystal clear waters; colorful landscapes; friendly and cheerful inhabitants; among other aspects that make travel to Providencia is a privilege.
Because its land has not been exploited or over-populated, you can enjoy the tranquility of its beaches, practicing snorkeling or admiring the marine life in these crystalline waters, living one of the best diving experiences in the world. In addition, you can listen to the adventures of pirates who have become legendary on the island or simply enjoy a cocktail to the rhythm of reggae on the shore of the beach.
The Amazing Guajira
La Guajira is a state located north of Colombia. In the photo, you can see one of the landscapes that surprises travelers, a place where you can learn a little more about the traditions of the Wayuu, their culture and its surroundings, knowing amazing places such as the Taroa Dunes, the Cabo de la Vela and Punta Gallinas.
Read more information about La Guajira in: Guajira: Seven reasons to know it
NUQUÍ: The Selvatic paradise next to the sea
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Nuquí, is a tourist destination that will take you out of the routine! It is one of the parts of the world that has been preserved, through the happiness of its inhabitants have managed to maintain that harmony, not only for Colombia but for the world. If you are looking for nature, solitude, a time of tranquility to find yourself, in the middle of the beating of the sea and nature, this is one of the best places to escape.
Caño Cristales: The most impressive river of the world
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Caño Cristales is considered one of the most beautiful river in the world, but just by visiting it is possible to admire the beauty of this Colombian paradise. For many years it has been totally closed for tourism. But today it is possible to visit it with total tranquility and there are directs flights from Bogota, Medellin and Villavicencio.
Boyacá, the life in the countryside
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It is the cradle of freedom in Colombia, and it seems to be trapped in the colonial era, these wonderful lands are known for the beauty of its landscapes and its architectural riches. Boyacá is the ideal place to rest and forget about the big cities and their problems, walk through their fields, enjoy its moor and take roads surrounded by greenery that flow into the largest lake in Colombia: Laguna de Tota.
The plains of the orinoquia region
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This is one of the 6 natural regions of Colombia, this tourist destination is full of agriculture and livestock and was the site of many episodes of struggle during the time of Colombian and Venezuelan independence.
Coffee Region’s Landscapes
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If you like to discover new places you have to know the Coffee Region, it is considered as the second tourist destination in Colombia and has the most tourist sites and attractions to visit and enjoy, very close and in a territory blessed by nature.
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Did you know that it is the second largest arid area of Colombia after the peninsula of La Guajira, has one of the best landscapes. It is definitely a place that will never be erased from your mind, knowing it will be a pleasure. This destination is really for adventurers and lovers of photography. You can get great pictures!
The lost city of Colombia
La Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta is not only a tourist destination, it is also the cradle of the oldest indigenous towns of Colombia that remain nowadays, so tourists can learn about their cultures and traditions.
The Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta is the highest mountain in the world with the largest peaks in Colombia, is a place where you can appreciate nature at its best, going from the best landscapes to bird watching, its fauna is very diverse as well as its flora.
After the wonders of Santander
Santander is one of the regions of Colombia with the greatest historical wealth and also has many amazing places to visit.
The Chicamocha National Park is a very beautiful place where you will find many attractions and time will pass without realizing it. This tourist attraction is consolidated as one of the most important tourist places in Colombia, located in the most imposing place of Santander, the Chicamocha Canyon. It is a majestic place in perfect harmony with nature.
This Park, has become the icon of Santander, because it is there where the characteristic features of each municipality of this impressive department meet, as regards architecture, gastronomy, culture, folklore and logically the kindness of its people.
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