Bosques de Cocora, Salento

Hike or hop on the back of a horse and ride through lush meadows and green forests of Bosques de Cocora while listening to hummingbirds. A six-hour round trail will take you through the valley, pass waterfalls and over suspension bridges. Rest at the top and take in the scenic views before you start descending towards the tall palm trees. The wax palm, native to these lands, grows as high as 60 m (200 ft) and represents the national tree of Colombia. The restaurant near the trout farm serves delicious local specialties. Put Bosques de Cocora and other Salento road trip planner attractions into our {2}, and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • Is the qualification given to the wax palms at Cocora by Colombia's leading scientist Rodrigo Bernal. What you see is not a natural habitat, but single trees on a meadow originally meant for cows...  more »
  • It was beautifull. However, make sure that you are early such that the amount of people is low. I enjoyed the nature, the view and the colibris. Go for it, early and know that there Will be many...  more »
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