10 days in Colombia Itinerary

10 days in Colombia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Leticia
— 2 nights
2
Santa Marta
— 2 nights
3
San Andres Island
— 1 night
4
Providencia Island
— 3 nights

2
nights
Leticia

Leticia represents a large urban area and one of the best places from which to commence exploring areas along the Amazon.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): observe the fascinating underwater world at Bioparque Etuena, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Nuestra Senora de La Paz, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Amazon Maguta Jungle Lodge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon): get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

To see more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Leticia holiday planner.

Toronto, Canada to Leticia is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. Traveling from Toronto in February, expect Leticia to be much hotter, temps between 36°C and 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) to allow time to travel to Santa Marta.

Things to do in Leticia

Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Amazon Maguta Jungle Lodge ©
Amazon Maguta Jungle Lodge
Catedral de Nuestra Senora de La Paz ©
Catedral de Nuestra Senora de La Paz

2
nights
Santa Marta

Santa Marta ©
Many visitors begin their Santa Marta holiday, surrounded by urban clutter and heavy traffic, expecting little from the city in terms of historical importance.
On the 4th (Tue), see the interesting displays at Museo Minca - Memorial Museum of the Sierra Nevada, then kick back and relax at Playa Neguanje, and then look for gifts at Yo Amo Santa Marta. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Wed): don't miss a visit to El Amanuense Libros & Cafe, then see the interesting displays at Museo del Oro Tairona - Casa de la Aduana, and then look for all kinds of wild species at El Dorado Bird Reserve.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Santa Marta attractions planner.

Getting from Leticia to Santa Marta by flight takes about 6.5 hours. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Leticia in February: highs in Santa Marta hover around 39°C, while lows dip to 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can travel to San Andres Island.

Things to do in Santa Marta

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trip

Minca
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Playa Neguanje ©
Playa Neguanje
El Dorado Bird Reserve ©
El Dorado Bird Reserve
Museo del Oro Tairona - Casa de la Aduana ©

1
night
San Andres Island

San Andres Island ©
The coral San Andres Island boasts a rich colonial history, exotic beaches, and a laidback, tropical lifestyle.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Thu): discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, then enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de Spratt Bight, and then fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour.

To see reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read San Andres Island day trip tool.

Getting from Santa Marta to San Andres Island by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Traveling from Santa Marta in February, expect nights in San Andres Island to be about the same, around 28°C, while days are slightly colder, around 34°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Providencia Island.

Things to do in San Andres Island

Outdoors · Tours · Parks
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Playa de Spratt Bight ©
Playa de Spratt Bight
Scuba & Snorkeling
Parasailing & Paragliding

3
nights
Providencia Island

Providencia Island ©
Although part of Colombia, the small, isolated Providencia Island retains its Caribbean culture and English-Creole language.
Take a break from the city and head to McBean Lagoon National Natural Park and Santa Catalina. Step off the beaten path and head to Morgan's Head and Lover’s Lane. There's more to do: make a trip to Mare and enjoy the sea views from Lighthouse Providence.

For more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Providencia Island trip planner.

You can ride a ferry from San Andres Island to Providencia Island in 3.5 hours. In February, daytime highs in Providencia Island are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Providencia Island

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Santa Catalina
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McBean Lagoon National Natural Park ©
McBean Lagoon National Natural Park
Morgan's Head ©
Morgan's Head
Santa Catalina ©
Santa Catalina

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