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3-Day Tour of Eje Cafetero Coffee Region from Medellín
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Long planned trips mey end up in dissapointment. Not the case here. Everything we had expected and more. The trip from Bogota takes 6-7 hours depending on the route chosen and... read more

Reviewed 19 January 2017
Juan Antonio Z
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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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16 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Long planned trips mey end up in dissapointment. Not the case here. Everything we had expected and more. The trip from Bogota takes 6-7 hours depending on the route chosen and luck with truck traffic in the mountain passes. Once in the "Eje Cafetero" the roads are excellent and a delight to the traveller. We stayed in Yacurmana, a hostel... More 

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Amstelveen
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20 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 November 2016

Eje Cafetero has many small villages that are full of colorful houses: Marsella, Filandia, Salento, Salamina a.o. Valle de Cocorá is a must for hikers and nature lovers. Hot springs are near to Pereira in either San Vicente or Santa Rosa. From Manizales it is possible to reach the Nevado del Ruïz in a few hours (provided road conditions). Mountains... More 

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San Diego
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150 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 June 2016

My husband and I have visited growing operations in Kona (Hawaii) and in central Africa (Tanzania and Rwanda). Nonetheless, we found these Colombian highlands to be the most beautiful. The Andes rise darkly in the distance, and closer at hand, the undulating hillsides are densely green with not only Arabica but also plantains, bamboo, coffee walnut, and a headspinning variety... More 

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San Diego, California
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23 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2015

We stayed 4 days in El Eje Cafetero and enjoyed every single minute of our visit. We wished we had stayed longer, may be a week. We stayed at Decameron Panaca, visited Panaca, El Parque del Cafe, and Salento. The views in this area are spectacular. This is a place to enjoy nature. You see colorful birds, iguanas, capybaras. You... More 

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West Palm Beach, Florida
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354 reviews
91 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 July 2015

great place to tour with the family. so many nice parks & activities. great scenery, food, nice people. we stayed at several hotels that were billed as '4-star' or better but all were well below that- we finally found a good hotel in Armenia

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Guatemala City, Guatemala
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 July 2015 via mobile

It takes a few hours to get there but the view is amazing. Peaceful and beautiful! An unique moment. There are different places to go and the one I went to was nice. Coffee was delicious! I can't remember the name but pictures talk by their own.

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Seattle, Washington
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13 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2015

We stayed only one night in Filandia (a GREAT town, we chose it over Salento to avoid crowds and tourists) at "Hostel Filandia". Our goal was to learn about the coffee tree, cultivation, processing and basically all that has to do with coffee. We are DELIGHTED that we arranged this with Danilo Goméz. He was professional, knowledgeable, personable and someone... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2014

The people, the colors, the aromas, the lanscape.. This whole area will take your breath away!!!! I want to go back and spend a longer period in the area and learn spanish.. It really rocked my world.

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Miami, Florida
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17 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 July 2014

We visited the coffee hectares in Colombia, and took an amazing tour at Finca Osaca, which the coffee production was an organic type, and the entire process was shown to us on its original way. The lady (Vilma) our tour was very good explaining the coffee production, and took us for a walk to see the entire growth of the... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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12 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2014

This was perhaps the absolute highlight of my recent trip to Colombia. The cafe growing area is a superb and beautiful area of gorgeous landscape, varied with all sorts of wonderful food that the whole world consumes, it was a real pleasure being here and people from Colombia are rightfully proud to have been blessed with such a Paradise on... More 

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