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Lost City

El Mamey | El Mamey, 470007, Colombia
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Ciudad Perdida: 4- or 5-Day Trek from Santa Marta
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
El Mamey | El Mamey, 470007, Colombia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did the trek with Expotur (Guide: Macario) and we enjoyed it very much. You need to be in good health, but if you are and willing to spend 4 days, please do!

Thank Jsbakker87
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Where to start? Guides were extremely friendly and we chatted a lot during the four days. Matias knows English so that's a plus and as I'm from Uruguay I obviously had no issue speaking with both in Spanish. However, even Miguel did what he could...More

Thank Renzo M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The tour was excellently organized and managed by Macario, our responsible tour guide and Emilio, the English speaking translator. We were 9 people guided by Macario out of a total of 39 that started the tour on that same day. Excellent information was given, answer...More

Thank gdlg2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My girlfriend and me did the 4-day Lost City tour with the company Magic Tours and our guide José Rada. First of all José is the perfect guide, always caring, giving good hints, very patient and speaks excellent English to explain everything and answer any...More

Thank Dajosepp
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very well organized trip from day one. Comfort level better than thought (beds, showers, snacks and meals on the way). Guide (Antonio) and translator (Jorge) were very helpful and told us interesting facts and background knowledge about Teyuna park.

Thank Pirmin M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As an experience it's worth the effort but insofar as the actual hike is concerned it's nothing more than a dull plod. I have hiked extensively in Scotland, South Africa, Europe, Reunion, Mauritius and throughout the Caribbean and rate this hike among the most disappointing...More

2  Thank Ken M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I did the 4 day trek to the cuidad perdida, with a group of about 18 people and Camacho as our guide. The organization I had picked was ExpoTours. At first I thought 18 people would to large a group, but it turned out really...More

Thank johannadenkena
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a once in a lifetime experience that will stay with me always. The hike was a bit off season so clay mud slicked paths from afternoon downpours made the hike additionally difficult. In the end the time spent was worth every slippery slide....More

Thank Mk_finnegan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Lost City trek is a difficult but great adventure! Our guides Miguel and Mathias were amazing with us. They were kind and friendly during the entire trek and made our trip very enjoyable. We would recommend them to everyone. You have to be prepared...More

Thank gsriigfdvkojfsgbjig
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The 4 day trek really was stunning in so many ways, the journey itself is almost as much of an experience as the Lost City at the end, although only almost as the experience in the lost city really is like no other. I went...More

Thank Ruairidh M
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31 May 2017|
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Response from bruce m | Reviewed this property |
I definitely would NOT recommend this at all no matter what kind of physical shape you are in. There is no way to abort the trip if things aren't going well. Not only would you be putting you child at risk, you would also... More
4 April 2017|
Response from natasha p | Reviewed this property |
No there isn't I'm afraid
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3 March 2017|
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Response from natasha p | Reviewed this property |
No one I went with got sick and there was over 20 of us. The food was always cooked well and the refillable water was rain water but it was absolutely fine!