Cost 13,500,000 pesos per person
Is the same as the Southern Tour but adding on:
Day 9: San Agustín 6 am departure for the 3 hour and 15 minute drive south to Mocoa, capital of the state of Putumayo in the Amazon region.
Day 10: All day Mocoa visiting La Cascada del Fin Del Mundo, the End of the World waterfall, a beautiful waterfall and crystalline river pools reached after a 2 hour hike through the Amazon jungle. The area is rich with all kinds of fauna from monkeys to butterflies and beautiful flora, a great opportunity to visit all these hidden beauties of the Amazon jungle.
Day 11: Mocoa 6 am departure to head west towards the city of Pasto for a 5 hour drive to Laguna de La Cocha to spend the rest of the day and the evening enjoying the beautiful setting of the lake and its town El Encano with colourful swiss looking architecture.
Day 12: La Cocha early morning departure to visit the city of Pasto (elevation 2,527 mts, 8,291 ft, population 500,000) capital of the state of Nariño, at the base of the Galeras volcano, the biggest most active volcano in the south of Colombia. Pasto has an interesting and rich history, it was one of the very few towns that remained loyalist during the war of independence against Spain. Places of interest to visit in Pasto are Las Lajas Sanctuary and its historical center. During the first days of January (2-7) Pasto hosts the biggest carnival in southern Colombia, El Carnaval de Negros y Blancos, the blacks and whites carnival, that dates back starting 1546, which one day celebrates black and everyone paints themselves and each other black using a cosmetic mix and another day celebrates white with everyone painting themselves and anyone in their way white with fistfuls of flower.
Day 13: Pasto early am towards the city of Popayán, 5 hours 10 mins.
Day 14: All day Popayán, the white city as it is known. Popayán is best known for its celebration of Semana Santa, Easter Week, a deeply religious city famous for its Easter Week processions and white washed facades with multiple churches and cathedrals that conserve the same ancient colonial archtecture.
Day 15: Popayán 6 am departure for a 1 hour 30 minute drive heading north to the town of Silvia, center for the Guambiano indigenous community where we get to visit them first hand, then we drive 2 hours 45 minutes to the city of Cali, end of tour.