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Colombia's Adventure Sport Capital
Providing some of the region's best opportunities for paragliding, rappelling, white-water rafting, kayaking, hiking, and caving, San Gil appeals to adventure seekers and nature lovers wishing to escape overcrowded Bogota, located several hours' drive to the south. For a small town in the northeastern section of the country, San Gil packs quite a punch when in come to tourist-oriented activities. A trip to San Gil not only ensures you'll get to try a range of extreme sports, but it also allows you to learn more about the area's history and architecture by exploring the city's centuries-old town square, a popular meeting point and a hub for nightlife. San Gil is in Santander Department. Explore the family-friendly attractions of San Gil and add them to your vacation plans using our Colombia trip itinerary builder app.
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Top San Gil tours
Chicamocha National Park Full Day Private Tour Including Lunch BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $179
Duration: 8 hours
Whitewater Kayak Activity BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $78
Duration: 5 hours
Lengerke's Way "On the trail of a visionary" BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $1,300
Duration: 8 to 10 hours
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