Things to Do in Colombia
When it comes to deciding what to do in Colombia there are a few things to consider. Firstly, where you want to go in Colombia, secondly when you’ll be in Colombia and of course what your interests are! If you’re not sure where to start then do have a look through our Colombia tours, these pull together some fantastic Colombia attractions into an enjoyable trip. We have different interest based, duration and group based (couple, family etc.) options to choose from.
Scott Dunn’s Colombia highlights are: Head to World Heritage-listed Cartagena and wander the gorgeous flower-filled colonial streets that inspired Gabriel Garcia Marquez. Combine relaxation and a little gentle exploration in Colombia's coffee lands, where you can learn all about the world's best coffee. Colombia’s capital, Bogota, is filled with history, beautiful architecture and cobbled streets, and is a good base for visiting wonders such as the Salt Cathedral. Contact us to chat through the best things to do in Colombia and start planning your trip there.
Bogotá Graffiti Bike Tour
Immerse yourself in Bogota's many colourful graffiti murals, centred around the district known as La Candelaria. Seen as an expression by the city's inhabitants of their social and political attitudes, the vibrant colours make a fascinating scene.
Full day excursion to El Peñol and Guatapé
Medellin sits surrounded by the picturesque landscapes of Antioquia, which are dotted with lakes and mountains. Head to Guatapé on the outskirts of Medellin to climb the Peñol Rock, which boasts incredible views over Antioquia's countryside.
Half day private guided tour of Cartagena
Explore colonial Cartagena, taking in the city's key sights as you learn about the history of this old walled city. Visit the main museums, the iconic Santo Domingo church and the Inquisition Palace, accompanied by a private guide.
Private guided tour to the salt cathedral of Zipaquira
Bogota & surrounds, Colombia
Explore the fascinating salt cathedral of Zipaquira on this half day private tour. Accompanied by your guide, head underground following a series of tunnels to explore the impressive construction of this unique cathedral, still used today to worship.
Private Helicopter Tour of the Lost City
Departing from Cartagena, enjoy a private helicopter experience, soaring over remote corners of Colombia and the beautiful ruins of 'The Lost City', or 'Ciudad Perdida', one of the most important urban centres of the ancient Tayrona culture.
Rosario Islands by Private Yacht
Island hop on a private yacht around the beautiful Rosario Islands located one hour from Cartagena. The natural landscapes, crystal clear water and coral reefs, home to diverse flora and fauna, are the main attraction, plus great snorkelling & kayaking.
Los Llanos Birdwatching
The fertile, flooded plains and woodland thickets of Los Llanos make them a paradise for hundreds of species of birds. Join a local expert on a birdwatching trip across the plains, looking out for some of the wetland’s most iconic avian inhabitants.
Rum & Cacao Tasting
Spend a couple of hours learning about and sampling two of Colombia's finest exports: rum and cacao. This tasting experience is not only a delight for the senses but also offers an interesting insight into their history and production.