Discover the perfect balance of beautiful scenery and quiet contemplation over the course of a revelatory eight days in Colombia. Let your body flow in Cartagena with a yoga session and your mouth water on an included street food tour. Spend a day by the crystal clear waters on the Rosario Islands and then journey to your property outside of Tayrona National Park. There you’ll treat both body and mind to a hike and a healing visit to a sacred pools of Aluna Springs. You’ll soon find yourself reflecting on your Colombian adventure with complete clarity.
Day 1: Cartagena
This evening, meet the group and your guide for a welcome meeting and set your intention for the trip ahead.
Day 2: Cartagena
Discover the Caribbean charm of Cartagena during a day of activities in the city. In the morning, visit a local studio for the first included yoga session of the trip. After, get a taste of local specialties and fresh fruit during a street food tour of Cartagena. in the evening, opt for a dinner at a local restaurant or take a class and learn the basics of Colombian salsa!
Day 3: Islas del Rosario
Bid farewell to the city and travel to the nearby Rosario Islands for the day. Part of the Rosario and San Bernardo Corals National Park, this series of islands is a great contrast to the hustle and bustle of Cartagena. After arriving, take part in a beach yoga class before free time to swim or snorkel in the crystal clear water, or enjoy time for rest and relaxation. Later, return to Cartagena and opt for a night out on the town.
Day 4: Cartagena/Parque Nacional Natural Tayrona
Travel to our hotel just outside of Tayrona National Park. After arriving, take part in a sunset yoga class on the hotel grounds.
Day 5: Parque Nacional Natural Tayrona
Head into Tayrona National Park and hike to the stunning Cabo San Juan beach. This is a perfect opportunity to experience nature and learn a little more about the rich, natural diversity of northern Colombia. In the evening, return to the hotel and opt to relax, book a spa treatment or grab a drink at the beachfront bar.
Day 6: Parque Nacional Natural Tayrona
Start the day with an invigorating yoga class. After, go on a short hike through the coastal jungle to Aluna Springs – a crystal clear pool used for ancestral spiritual rites by local communities for generations. Swim and relax in the therapeutic waters, before returning to the hotel. In the evening, enjoy a bonfire on the beach and partake in a ceremony by a local Indigenous elder.
Day 7: Parque Nacional Natural Tayrona/Cartagena
Enjoy one last yoga class this morning before returning to Cartagena. In the evening, join a group dinner to reflect on the journey of the past week.
Day 8: Cartagena
Sleeps up to 1, Contains 1 twin bed
Sleeps up to 6, Contains 6 twin beds
Accommodations will vary throughout the adventure, with unique arrangements to provide the local flavor along the way. Single travelers are paired in twin or multi-share accommodation (with 4-6 guests per room) with others of the same sex for the duration of the trip. Bathroom and showering facilities are typically shared and usually not en-suite.