Top 20 Experience in Salento

Be a Farmer for One Day (Coffee Tour) + Lunch Included

Be a Farmer for One Day (Coffee Tour) + Lunch Included

A trip to one of the Coffee Triangle towns wouldn’t be complete without visiting a coffee farm, are we right? So, come with us to this fun and informative tour about everything you need to know of the coffee process. You will visit a coffee farm and you will have the chance of planting coffee seedlings, picking up coffee cherries and last but not least, tasting the flavor of a fresh cup of Colombian coffee.

• A guided tour along the farm and its plantation
• Getting to know the full process of growing coffee, from its seeds to the roasting
• Picking up coffee cherries and planting coffee seedlings
• A brief lesson about the great value of coffee for Colombian coffee growers and the country’s economy in general.
• High-quality Colombian coffee tasting
• Enjoy a homecooked meal

Cocora valley and coffee farms tour

Cocora valley and coffee farms tour

We start in Salento Quindío, meeting point with the guide to board the transport that will take us to the cocora valley. Where will our adventure begin walking through the artificial attractions with time for photos: The chief hand, the butterfly, jeep, the net, the nest, cocora signs, the condor wings among others.

Plus the guided trekking to the lookout mountain with pauses to see and learn through explanations and environmental interpretation the entire cocora valley and its exuberant wax palm forests to descend to transport.

Finally, the route is made with transportation through the different coffee farms, seeing the coffee plantations and cultural landscapes until we reach the Buenos Aires farm, where they will welcome us with a delicious peasant lunch and then dress in typical costume and start with the harvest. explanation of grinding, catchment among other stages of the tour to return again to Salento where the Day Tour ends.
Wax Palms, Salento and Coffee Private Full Day Tour

Wax Palms, Salento and Coffee Private Full Day Tour

The best way to uncover the Coffee Cultural Landscape is to connect with it, to experience the culture, nature and the many colors and shapes of the towns within. In Salento, we provide these 3 experiences for you in just the one-day.

1. In the early morning, you’ll go to the Cocora Valley where you’ll stroll under the tallest wax palms on the planet, rising up the mountainside to meet the mystical clouds in the sky.

2. Later in the afternoon you’ll visit one of the most beautiful coffee fincas in Colombia, and uncover the coffee process and learn the very best secrets to creating great Colombian Coffee.

3. To complete the third part of your experience you’ll go through the captivating streets of Salento, through the colorful main street, the plaza (the square) and checkout the best sites.
Cocora Valley + Salento Horseback Riding Day Tour

Cocora Valley + Salento Horseback Riding Day Tour

If you enjoy natural destinations but you like leveling up your experiences: ride your horses and discover Colombia’s beauty through its national parks. In this tour you will be guided along the mountains of Cocora Valley. You will learn about Colombian farming traditions, have the chance of taking incredible pictures of the breathtaking landscapes. We have designed this for you to have a fulfilling trip.

• Visiting Salento on the back of a horse
• Exploring stunning landscapes
• Getting in touch with locals by visiting some of their farms
• Learning about the Coffee Region, its fauna and flora like the National Palm Tree
• Unforgettable memories of your trip to Cocora Valley

Cocora valley tour hummingbird circuit

Cocora valley tour hummingbird circuit

It is an adventure in the middle of the forest and the wax palm viewpoints that make up the best landscapes that the cocora valley has.

A trekking of approximately 5 hours known as the Colibrí circuit through cloud forests, streams, palm valleys, viewpoints for hiking enthusiasts or people who like to walk. From the urban area of Cocora to the mountains of palm trees, on average, 12 kilometers are walked
Horse Riding Cocora Valley

Horse Riding Cocora Valley

You reach the highest concentration of palm trees that the Cocora Valley has on horseback through the viewpoints and there you will take a mini walking tour until you reach the viewpoint that will let you see the highest mountains and different species of colorful trees such as the seven leathers , to appreciate a view of approximately 190 degrees.

All the rides that take place in the Cocora Valley are carried out with expert guides who guarantee the proper functioning of the ride during the tour.
Private Arrival or Departure Transfer: Matecaña International Airport (One way)

Private Arrival or Departure Transfer: Matecaña International Airport (One way)

We have a team of friendly, knowledgeable, and professional drivers. They will make sure your trip from is completely safe and comfortable, so you can relax a bit and enjoy! Avoid any tiring experience regarding transport and let us drive you to or from Pereira airport and to or from your lodgings in Armenia, Pereira, Salento or Filandia. We will welcome you to our city from the very beginning and, if you are leaving, we will assure you leave it having enjoyed it from start to finish.

• Not having to think about waiting in a line for taxis or other cars
• Comfortable and safe service to or from the airport and to or from Armenia, Pereira, Salento or Filandia
• Guarantee of high-quality transport experience
• Professional and experienced driver
• A person in charge of your arrival, waiting for you at the airport

Full Day Tour of Cocora Valley, Salento, and Filandia Coffee Town (from Salento)

Full Day Tour of Cocora Valley, Salento, and Filandia Coffee Town (from Salento)

Visit the beautiful Cocora valley with an excellent bilingual guide and see the tallest palm trees in the world. Once you get to the entrance of the valley, you can walk for as long as you want, see the beauty of the valley, and take pictures with the palm trees. You will then spend some time in the coffee towns of Salento, where they have a nice observatory with an amazing view for you to delight in. Finally, drive to the coffee town of Filandia and absorb the relaxed and laidback culture of this colorful coffee town. Enjoy the atmosphere of Salento and Filandia and experience life in a coffee town! You will have private transportation and a bilingual guide with you.
Cocora Valley and Coffee Farm Day Tour

Cocora Valley and Coffee Farm Day Tour

Coming to the Coffee Region is about letting yourself be in connection with nature and learning about the most popular beverage of the world. If this is what you are looking for, join us in this 8-hour tour across the Cocora Valley and a specialized coffee farm. Hike some of its mountains, and learn about about Colombian coffee farming culture. Finish your day having a tasteful and 100% Colombian coffee. All of this with the company of an expert guide.

• A walk to remember around the Cocora Valley
• A brief lesson about the Coffee Triangle and the Wax Palm Trees for its environmental and popular importance
• A guided tour along the farm and its plantation
• Getting to know the full process of growing coffee, from its seeds to the roasting
• Picking up coffee cherries and planting coffee seedlings
• A brief lesson about the great value of coffee for Colombian coffee growers and the country’s economy in general.
• High-quality Colombian coffee tasting
Full-Day Coffee Farm Experience at Finca El Ocaso from Salento

Full-Day Coffee Farm Experience at Finca El Ocaso from Salento

Colombia's Coffee Region is recognized for its strong coffee-growing tradition, colorful and ornamented architecture, and rich biodiversity. During this visit, you'll be able to learn and experience all of them at this typical coffee farm that will surprise you with its organic and tasty coffee.
Short Tour Cocora Valley

Short Tour Cocora Valley

The best short tour to get to know the valley of the cocora with all the tickets included for the photos: The hand, signs, jeeps among others with expert guided hiking to the viewpoints with palm forests and beautiful landscapes.

This tour starts from Salento Quindío where you will meet the guide to board the jeep or minivan transport that will take us to the cocora valley. Where will our adventure begin walking through the artificial attractions with time for photos such as: The hand of the chief, the butterfly, jeep, the net, the nest, the cocora signs, the condor wings among others. (You can add a ride for an additional cost).

Plus hiking with the expert guide to the lookout mountain with pauses to see and learn through explanations and environmental interpretation the entire cocora valley and its exuberant wax palm forests to descend to transport.
Horseback riding cocora valley viewpoints and river

Horseback riding cocora valley viewpoints and river

One of the most popular horseback riding tours in the Cocora Valley since it has a fairly varied number of ecosystems, seeing, being and knowing the viewpoints that let you see the top of the wax palms "Colombia's national tree" and its combined landscapes with the beginning of cloud forest or humid forest until crossing the river in the form of a small waterfall.

On the way we can see artificial attractions such as the jeep, cocora sign, the mesh, the parrot's nest and many natural landscapes among others.

All the rides that take place in the Cocora Valley are carried out with expert guides who guarantee the proper functioning of the ride during the tour.
complete horseback riding valle del cocora

complete horseback riding valle del cocora

It is the most complete cavalcade! that the cocora valley has with an average duration of 3 to 4 hours with the extensive visit to all the viewpoints or points of view with a time of stay that allows you to relax and take photos of each of these beautiful places without problems, The cavalcade also goes through the lower areas to cross the river and enter an adventure through the forest.
Cavalcade Valle del cocora Mirador Condor

Cavalcade Valle del cocora Mirador Condor

This horse ride better known as the Mirador de la Esperanza is a landscape adventure as you visit the high of palm trees, pass by road reaching the Quindio river with traditional farms, viewpoints, Andean forests, and mountain viewpoint.
Tour great waterfall cocora valley

Tour great waterfall cocora valley

For this excursion in the cocora valley it is recommended to start early to be able to enjoy the tour to the fullest.We pick up all our clients from the hotel that are staying in Salento Quindío or we are at Carrera 8 calle 7 corner of the municipality of Salento. Difficulty level 2.5, Not for all audiences.
Salento & Cocora Valley Hike Day Tour

Salento & Cocora Valley Hike Day Tour

Coming to the Coffee Region is letting yourself be in connection with nature. If this is what you are looking for, join us in this 6-hour tour across the Cocora Valley, and imposing open field, home to the wax palm. Hike some of its mountains, learn about the national tree and about Colombian coffee farming culture and finish your day having a tasteful and humble local meal (not included). All of this with the company of an expert guide.

• A walk to remember around the Cocora Valley
• A brief lesson about the Coffee Triangle and the Wax Palm Trees for its environmental and popular importance
• An expert guide who will walk you through the mountains
• Bunch of photo spots of the imposing nature
Bird-hiking: a new way to discover Cocora

Bird-hiking: a new way to discover Cocora

This activity is called Bird-hiking and is a new way to discover "Valle de Cocora" designed for all of those adventurous that enjoy to learn about the incredible diversity of fauna and flora.

Come with us and discover lots of birds in Cocora such as, Hummingbirds, Colorful Tanagers, amazing Toucans and the incredible Andean Condor, the largest flying bird in the world.

This bird-hike was created for all of those people that love to learn everything about nature and culture in Colombia.
Santa Rosa de Cabal and Hot Springs Full-Day Trip

Santa Rosa de Cabal and Hot Springs Full-Day Trip

Sometimes, there is no better plan than stopping for a moment, relaxing and letting nature bring you the best of it. In this full-day tour we will take you to the traditional town of Santa Rosa de Cabal, famous in our country for two things: hot springs and foodstuff, like chorizo. Visit this town and then spent some hours receiving the healing properties of the volcano waters of the hot springs. It’s a chance to revive your spirits.

• Visiting the traditional small town of Santa Rosa de Cabal
• A therapeutic experience in the hot and rich in minerals medicinal waters of the thermal springs
• Tasting one of the most popular varieties of Colombian chorizo: santarrosano
• A walk along the village learning about farming culture
• A chance to meet the warmth of locals

Cocora valley tour, Salento Quindío, Santa Rita waterfall

Cocora valley tour, Salento Quindío, Santa Rita waterfall

Starting from Salento Quindío in the meeting with the guide to board the transport that will take us to the valley of the cocora where our adventure will begin walking through the artificial attractions with time for photos: The chief hand, the butterfly, jeep, the network, the nest, the cocora signs, the condor wings among others. with a 30-minute ride to the forest and the river a small waterfall.

Plus the trekking with the expert guide to the lookout mountain with pauses to see and learn through explanations and environmental interpretation the entire cocora valley and its exuberant wax palm forests to descend to the restaurant to have lunch a trout or chicken combo, after rest is continued with transport.

Finally, the trekking is done to the waterfalls, the natural pool of 3Mts for swimming, natural cavern and viewpoint, returning to Salento for shopping through the commercial streets of the municipality or tour through the viewpoint eco-park and the stairs.
Flying Paragliding Day Trip at Buenavista

Flying Paragliding Day Trip at Buenavista

If you are looking for a completely different experience, we recommend this paragliding trip in Buenavista small town. You will be headed from your hotel to this town and then guided by a professional paraglider who will record and photograph the whole time, so you remember seeing the stunning landscapes from the heights. We will make sure you fly free through our Colombian skies.

• A safe paragliding trip with professionals
• Video and pictures for you to remember the experience (not included)
• The unique view of the small town and its surroundings from the heights
• An introduction to the Coffee Triangle geography and importance
• 15 minutes of a breathtaking joy that you won’t forget