7 days in Colombia Itinerary

7 days in Colombia Itinerary

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7 days in Colombia Itinerary

Start: Bengaluru
+2
Fly + taxi + bus:  31​h
1
Bogota
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h
2
Cartagena
— 2 nights
Fly:  36​h
End: Bengaluru

2
nights
Bogota

Bogota ©
Colombia's heart and soul, Bogota has earned the nickname "Athens of South America" thanks to its abundance of universities, libraries, and lower-level schools.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): take in the exciting artwork at La Candelaria, then admire the masterpieces at Museo Botero del Banco de la Republica, and then examine the collection at Gold Museum (Museo del Oro).

For reviews, photos, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Bogota sightseeing planner.

Bengaluru, India to Bogota is an approximately 31-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Bengaluru to Bogota is minus 10 hours. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Bengaluru in January, with highs in Bogota at 23°C and lows at 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can travel to Cartagena.

Things to do in Bogota

Museums Shopping Neighborhoods
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Gold Museum (Museo del Oro) ©
Gold Museum (Museo del Oro)
Barrio La Candelaria ©
Barrio La Candelaria

2
nights
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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Walled City of Cartagena and San Felipe de Barajas Castle. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Lucy Jewelry and Mall Plaza El Castillo. Go for a jaunt from Cartagena to Isla Baru to see Playa Blanca about 52 minutes away. There's still lots to do: steep yourself in history at Torre del Reloj, look for gifts at Colombia Artesanal, make a trip to Plaza de San Diego, and see the interesting displays at Joyeria Caribe Museum & Factory.

To find more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read Cartagena trip itinerary planner.

Fly from Bogota to Cartagena in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. Traveling from Bogota in January, expect nights in Cartagena to be much hotter, around 28°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 36°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cartagena

Historic Sites Shopping Beaches

Side Trip

Playa Blanca
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Iglesia de la Trinidad ©
Iglesia de la Trinidad
Castillo de San Felipe de Barajas ©
Castillo de San Felipe de Barajas
Walled City of Cartagena ©
Walled City of Cartagena

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