4 days in Colombia Itinerary

4 days in Colombia Itinerary

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4 days in Colombia Itinerary

Start: Bogota
1
Bogota
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Cartagena
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 30​min
End: Bogota

2
nights
Bogota

Bogota ©
Colombia's heart and soul, Bogota has earned the nickname "Athens of South America" thanks to its abundance of universities, libraries, and lower-level schools.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Impulse Travel. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bogota: Catedral de Sal de Zipaquira (in Zipaquira) and Centro de Memoria El Cuartico (in Valledupar). The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Gold Museum (Museo del Oro), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Monserrate, walk around Parque Metropolitano Simon Bolivar, and savor the flavors at Food & Drink.

To see maps, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Bogota trip itinerary planning tool .

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Bogota. October in Bogota sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 9°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) so you can travel to Cartagena.

Things to do in Bogota

Tours Museums Parks

Side Trips

Centro de Memoria El Cuartico, Catedral de Sal de Zipaquira
Highlights from your plan
Impulse Travel ©
Impulse Travel
Gold Museum (Museo del Oro) ©
Gold Museum (Museo del Oro)
Monserrate ©
Monserrate

1
night
Cartagena

Cartagena ©
The site of the continent's first Spanish colony, Cartagena retains much of its colonial flavor thanks to a World Heritage-listed old town, encircled by old walls and protected by imposing fortresses.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Fri): steep yourself in history at Walled City of Cartagena, get engrossed in the history at Museo del Oro Zenu, then don't miss a visit to Castillo de San Felipe de Barajas, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Sanctuary of Saint Peter Claver.

To see where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Cartagena itinerary maker website .

You can fly from Bogota to Cartagena in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Traveling from Bogota in October, things will get much warmer in Cartagena: highs are around 38°C and lows about 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cartagena

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Castillo de San Felipe de Barajas ©
Castillo de San Felipe de Barajas
Walled City of Cartagena ©
Walled City of Cartagena
Sanctuary of Saint Peter Claver ©
Sanctuary of Saint Peter Claver

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