12 days in Quindio Department Itinerary

12 days in Quindio Department Itinerary

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Salento ©
Founded in 1842, the town of Salento represents the oldest established settlement in Quindio.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Salento: Filandia (Finca Tematica La Divisa, Mirador Colina Iluminada, &more). There's still lots to do: explore the striking landscape of Bosques de Cocora, pedal to the sights with Bike Tours, experience rural life at El Recuerdo Finca Cafetera Tradicional, and trot along with a tour on horseback.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Salento online day trip planner.

Bogota to Salento is an approximately 4.5-hour combination of . You can also drive; or take a bus. In August, Salento is somewhat warmer than Bogota - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can drive to Montenegro.

Things to do in Salento

Parks Tours Nature

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Bosques de Cocora ©
Bosques de Cocora
Adrenaline & Extreme Tours
Coffee & Tea Tours


Montenegro ©
Named after the dark trees covering the area's hills, Montenegro (literally Black Mountain) sits in a verdant zone irrigated by three major rivers.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Montenegro: Cascadas del Rio Verde (in Cordoba), Maderitas Jugueteria (in Filandia) and Panaca (in Quimbaya). And it doesn't end there: get in on the family fun at Parque del Cafe, don't miss a visit to Recuca (Recorrido De La Cultura Cafetera), relax in the rural setting at Cafe La Morelia, and get outside with Globos Colombia.

To find traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Montenegro itinerary site.

Getting from Salento to Montenegro by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Montenegro

Theme Parks Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Calarca, Armenia, Quimbaya, Cascadas del Rio Verde, Maderitas Jugueteria
Highlights from your plan
Parque del Cafe ©
Parque del Cafe
Globos Colombia ©
Globos Colombia
Panaca ©