Salento and Cocora Valley Tour
Visit the municipality of Salento in Quindío, one of the typical villages that are included in the declaration of UNESCO as Cultural Heritage of Humanity. Visit the Cocora Valley and get to know the national tree of Colombia, the Palm of Wax.
Come here and let's explore together!
Description of Salento and Cocora Valley Tour
Salento and Cocora Valley: the treasures of the Coffee Region
With this experience, you will be able to know one of the most visited places of the Coffee Region: Salento and Cocora Valley; you can live a quiet day in one of the most picturesque villages of Colombia; enjoy its delicious gastronomy try the softest coffee in the world and contemplate the majesty of the wax palm.
It is a natural landscape located in a mountainous valley of the central mountain range of the Colombian Andes, specifically in the department of Quindío, being part of the Snowy National Park.
You will enjoy with us the colorful Antioqueña architecture, the tour of the Calle Real and the Alto de las Cruces.
Curiosities of the site:
The wax palm reaches up to 60 meters and can live 200 years, they are increasingly threatened by the progress of livestock.
The average temperature is 18 degrees Celsius and it has an urban population of approximately 3000 inhabitants and in the rural area a population of 5500 inhabitants.
- The starting point depends on the place of origin of the client.
What includes? Salento and Cocora Valley Tour
- Round trip transportation from Pereira in specialized tourism cars.
- One day activity (depending on climatic and topographic conditions).
- 30-minute ride through the Cocora Valley.
- Lunch with typical trout dish.
- Visit to the town (Salento).
- Accompanying coordinator (for groups over 12 people).
- Medical assistance card
- Expenses not specified in the plan
- Promotional rate applies for groups of 7 people
Itinerary of Salento and Cocora Valley Tour
Recommendations of Salento and Valle del Cocora Tour
We recommend you to wear comfortable clothes, preferably with closed shoes because it is very cold in this area. Wear appropriate clothes, take a camera, apply sunscreen.
People with physical limitations are advised not to do the walk, but they can enjoy the scenery in the various restaurants that are in place.
This activity does not require more physical effort.