7 days in Colombia Itinerary

7 days in Colombia Itinerary

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7 days in Colombia Itinerary

Start: Cartagena
1
Cartagena
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  3 h 45 min
2
San Andres, San Andres Island
— 3 nights
Travel:  5 h 15 min
3
Providencia Island
— 2 nights
+2
Ferry + Foot + Fly:  7 h 45 min
End: Cartagena

1
night
Cartagena

Cartagena ©
The site of the continent's first Spanish colony, Cartagena retains much of its colonial flavor thanks to a World Heritage-listed old town, encircled by old walls and protected by imposing fortresses.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Wed): don't miss a visit to La Popa Monastery, then see the interesting displays at Caribe Jewelry and Emerald Museum, then don't miss a visit to Plaza de San Diego, and finally explore the historical opulence of San Felipe de Barajas Castle.

To see traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read Cartagena tour itinerary builder .

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Cartagena. April in Cartagena sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 30°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) so you can travel to San Andres.

Things to do in Cartagena

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Castillo de San Felipe de Barajas ©
Castillo de San Felipe de Barajas
Caribe Jewelry Museum & Factory ©
Caribe Jewelry Museum & Factory
Plaza de San Diego ©
Plaza de San Diego

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nights
San Andres, San Andres Island

San Andres ©
If you're looking for sunshine, clear waters, and tropical warmth, a San Andres vacation could be just what the doctor ordered.
Visit Playa de San Luis and Playa de Spratt Bight for some beach relaxation. And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to Blow Hole, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Primera Iglesia Bautista, see the vivid underwater world at Aquanautas, and look for all kinds of wild species at West View.

For photos, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the San Andres trip maker .

Explore your travel options from Cartagena to San Andres with the Route module. In April, daytime highs in San Andres are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to travel to Providencia Island.

Things to do in San Andres

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

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San Andres Island
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Playa de Spratt Bight ©
Playa de Spratt Bight
Aquanautas ©
Aquanautas
West View
West View

2
nights
Providencia Island

Providencia Island ©
Although part of Colombia, the small, isolated Providencia Island retains its Caribbean culture and English-Creole language.
On the 29th (Sun), visit a coastal fixture at Lighthouse Providencia and then don't miss a visit to The Peak Forestry Reserve. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the striking landscape at Morgan's Head and then head off the coast to Crab Cay.

To see photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Providencia Island trip builder app .

Explore your travel options from San Andres to Providencia Island with the Route module. In April in Providencia Island, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 30°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Providencia Island

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Crab Cay-Cayo Cangrejo ©
Crab Cay-Cayo Cangrejo
The Peak Forestry Reserve ©
The Peak Forestry Reserve
Morgan's Head ©
Morgan's Head

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