The Best Outdoor Activities in Colombia
Discover the best hiking, camping, backpacking, fitness, and more.
Trek to La Ciudad Perdida (Lost City of Teyuna)
Colombia / Ciudad Perdida Trail
La Ciudad Perdida is a stunning and challenging 47km hike deep in the Colombian jungle to a remote ancient city perched on a steep mountainside and surrounded by dense tropical rainforest.
Explore Castillo de San Felipe de Barajas
Colombia / Castillo de San Felipe De Barajas
Reaching the Castillo is easy. Just a short walk from the walled city (where most people stay), you can explore this fortress that protected Cartagena for centuries.
Colombia / Barichara - Santander Department, Colombia
Barichara is a sleepy little town outside of San Gil. Wander the cobblestone streets and walk out to the viewpoint on the top of the town for magnificent views of the valley below.
Hike Valle De Cocora in Colombia
Colombia / Valle De Cocora
How to get there: From the nearby town of Salento, 4WDs leave from the main square whenever there are enough people to fill it.
Colombia / Guatapé - Antioquia, Colombia
Guatape is a vibrant town of craftsmen and artisans a short day trip from Medellin.
Climb the Rock of Guatapé
Colombia / Piedra del Peñol
The most popular attraction near Guatape, you can pay $18,000 COP to climb the 740 steps up to the top of the rock.