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Orchids & Birds Finca Romelia

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We spent the day at this farm, guided through a surreal canopy of guadua and bamboo, citrus and... read more

Reviewed October 21, 2018
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Beautiful day communing with nature

This is a must see if you visit Columbia. They have over 800 types of orchids and 215 species of... read more

Reviewed October 21, 2018
Patricia P
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Finca Romelia,The visitors will enjoy more than 6000 orchid plants, an interesting variety of carnivorous plants and around 160 species of wild birds. On top of this, you will find small forests, fresh water bodies that cross between the mountains...more
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Via La Cabana, Manizales 170008, Colombia
+57 301 7083438
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Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

We spent the day at this farm, guided through a surreal canopy of guadua and bamboo, citrus and climbing vanilla vines and inumerable other fruit trees and local rainforest trees. Our guide, the beautiful and knowledgeable Valaria, walked us through the history of this land...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

This is a must see if you visit Columbia. They have over 800 types of orchids and 215 species of birds. We we're greeting by an amazing guide, Valeria who had a wonderful command of English. After looking out over the Andes mountains we took...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Patricia P
Reviewed April 11, 2018

If you want to experience paradise in beautiful rural Colombia visit Finca Romelia on an orchid or bird watching tour. (Better still, stay a few nights and soak it all in slowly - see my separate accommodation review). Lots to see as a constantly changing...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank AlanofLondon
Reviewed February 16, 2018 via mobile

It’s an Orchid Farm in a fantastic environment. Birding is easy and comfortable at the farm. I sit comfortably with a cup of coffee and get more than 20 species of birds like Tanager, Woodpecker, Thrush and the rare Colombian Chachalaca. I’ve seen much more...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank VictorY558
Reviewed December 4, 2017

I was at Finca Romelia for a birding day-trip recently. The birds were plentiful and quite a variety. What really stood out was the wonderful hospitality of the couple who own the finca and their beautiful orchids. Well worth a visit.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Jenny A
Reviewed November 3, 2017

I went in August 2017 with my mom, grandma and mother-in-law. We had a guided tour led by an orchid expert, and they welcomed us with coffee, fruit, and a delicious lunch. The place is paradise for nature lovers and bird watchers, and it's not...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Carolina C
Reviewed June 19, 2017

In a very remote location near Manizales, we discovered this wonderful orchid farm. We had arranged a lovely lunch, also, for our group of six and the setting was incredible. If you are an orchid lover or just someone who appreciates them, this is a...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank RichardinOhio
Reviewed March 2, 2017

Escape to an ideal, natural paradise brimming with orchids (many of them rare), birds, unusual tropical plants and vistas of the coffee region that will uplift your senses. When I entered the estate of Finca Romelia, I felt that I was transported to a rarefied...More

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank Constance S
Reviewed February 20, 2017

to see more than 800 species of beautiful orchids and identify a number of birds that visit the feeders. We were on a group trip within Colombia and we were very pleased we were able to visit to visit this finca. Some of the orchids...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank cjording
Reviewed August 3, 2016 via mobile

The place, the hostes and the ambiance is unreal!! The best place in Manizales. I will visit again next month and invite my friends

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Daniela M
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