BETA PHASE

The Sierra Nevada del Cocuy in Colombia is a hikers dream. It comprises a total area of 306,000 hectares (756,000+ acres) and is located near the border of Venezuela shared by the departments of Boyaca, Casanare and Arauca. This remote corner of Colombia stretches for more than 18 miles and boasts 23 snow covered peaks surrounded by waterfalls, glacial lakes and streams, highland vegetation, moors, rocky outscapes and valleys as well as native fauna that includes such animals as the spectacled bear, tapirs, eagles, Andean Condors and deer. Colombia has 56 national parks in all, but the Sierra Nevada del Cocuy stands out as one of the most rugged and pristine destinations in the entire country, attracting more and more visitors each year as the word gets out about this premier travel destination.

There are many similarities to other great national parks including Yellowstone and Glacier National Park

The desolate territory of the Sierra Nevada del Cocuy is made up of a neotropical ecosystem known as a páramo. Most páramo is found in the upper parts of the northern Andes, roughly between 11° north and 4.5° south latitude. In fact, more than 57% of all páramo exists in Colombia with the largest in the world known as Sumapaz existing  just outside of Bogota. The highest peak is known as Ritacuba Blanco. It is 17,487 feet and is located in the eastern section of the park. Other mountain peaks in the park include Ritacuba Negro, Puntiagudo, Sirara, Cóncavo, San Pablines Norte, San Pablines Sur, Pan de Azúcar, Concavito, El Púlpito del Diablo, El Castillo, Picos sin nombre, Picacho, Diamante, Toti and Portales. The Sierra Nevada del Cocuy has the largest glacier coverage in Colombia and contains the largest snow-mass in South America north of Ecuador. This snow-mass makes up approximately 3% of the 756,000 acres.

How to get to the Sierra Nevada del Cocuy in Colombia

Lucdespo amantes de descalzo, la playa, azul,41-42 esquí acuático, B073XJ4DPL natación zapatos Zapatos Zapatos suaves, descalzo, surf, yoga zapatos zapatos y calcetines transpirables,camuflaje azul,41-42 Camuflaje azul 3873aa0 - carakerja.online

From Bogota, you will need to travel north on the Autopista Norte (North Highway) until you reach the town of Duitama located in the department of Boyacá 240 kilometers away. From there you will continue to travel north toward the towns of Santa Rosa de Viterbo, Cerinza, Belén, Susacón, and Soatá.

Lucdespo amantes de descalzo, la playa, azul,41-42 esquí acuático, B073XJ4DPL natación zapatos Zapatos Zapatos suaves, descalzo, surf, yoga zapatos zapatos y calcetines transpirables,camuflaje azul,41-42 Camuflaje azul 3873aa0

{ 2 comments }

Jardin, Colombia | Garden of Eden

The small town of Jardin is one of the most beautiful pueblos in all of Colombia and has remained virtually unchanged for more than a century. Located approximately 4 hours to the south of Medellin if traveling by car, it sits in the southernmost stretches of the department of Antioquia. The pueblo is famous in Colombia for its preserved and colonial appearance as well as […]

Lucdespo amantes de descalzo, la playa, azul,41-42 esquí acuático, B073XJ4DPL natación zapatos Zapatos Zapatos suaves, descalzo, surf, yoga zapatos zapatos y calcetines transpirables,camuflaje azul,41-42 Camuflaje azul 3873aa0 Read the full article →
El Cabo San Juan Beach | Parque Tayrona, Colombia

El Cabo San Juan or Cape San Juan in English is a beautiful beach area that is located inside of Parque Tayrona, Colombia about 30 minutes outside of Santa Marta. El Cabo San Juan in Parque Tayrona is easily accessible from many parts of Colombia including Bogota and Medellin. Avianca has multiple flights every day to Santa Marta and you can find good bargains at […]

Read the full article →
Colombia Emerges as Top Medical Tourism Destination

Medical tourism in Colombia is emerging as a premier location for many people seeking quality and affordable medical options outside of the USA, Europe and other industrialized nations across the world. Representatives from medical institutions from all over the country are currently in Los Angeles, California attending a major health conference to promote their trade. Organized by the World Medical Tourism Association, the conference will […]

Read the full article →
Cabo de La Vela | Treasure of La Guajira

Cabo de La Vela remains off the beaten path for travelers who visit Colombia. This desert paradise is located in the La Guajira peninsula of Northern Colombia and requires a two hour drive on dirt roads after exiting the main highway. There are many reasons why this emerging eco-tourism destination is not on the priority list for most tourists who visit Colombia, but for those […]

Read the full article →
Hotel Mariscal Robledo | Santa Fe de Antioquia, Colombia

The Hotel Mariscal Robledo is located just an hour to the west of Medellin, Colombia. It can be discovered in a town which appears to be frozen in time as it preserves its colonial architecture the same today as it did 200 years ago. Santa Fe de Antioquia is a popular tourism spot for the citizens of Medellin as well as foreigners who wish to […]

Read the full article →
Valle de Cauca, Colombia Tours

If you want to experience some of Colombia’s best tourism spots in Valle de Cauca, Quindio & Risaralda, then there is nothing like the tour that has been designed by award winning tourism expert Belisario Montes Marin. Beginning September 14, her new tourism operation will open its doors in the suburb of El Poblado in Medellin, Colombia. The idea is to promote tourism exchange between […]

Read the full article →
Mujer Verano Botas Plano Zapatos Elegante Respirable Gladiador Bordado Slip-on Zapatos Moda Malla Alto Botas 35-41 Juleya Beige Insun Zapatilla de Cuero Para Hombre Sandalias de Playa Azul 1 Keen Newport H2, Sandalias Deportivas para Hombre Navy/Medium Gray , Sandalias De Cuero De Los Hombres De Verano Deportes Al Aire Libre Sandalias De Playa con Puntera Cerrada Senderismo Caminar Zapatos De Trekking Darkbrown Reef Fanning - Chanclas para hombre Negro (Black/Silver) , Columbia Techsun Interchange, Zapatillas de Deporte Exterior para Hombre Negro (Black / Rocket 010) LVZAIXI Zapatos Calzado De Hombre Adolescente Zapatillas De Correr Zapatos Del Aire Zapatillas De Baloncesto acogedor ( Color : Negro , Tamaño : EU40/UK7/CN41 ) Negro Keen Clearwater CNX Leather, Sandalias de Senderismo Para Hombre Negro (Magnet/Black Magnet/Black) Chanclas, estudiante, Verano antideslizante asideros, Pie de goma Zapatillas de Graffiti, la personalidad del hombre Playa Cool zapatillas.,Forty-Three,Amarillo desierto Yellow desert @Sandals Verano Chanclas Hombre De Carácter Playas Playa De Moda, Zapatillas, Zapatillas, Zapatillas, Sandalias De Fondo Blando,39,Ybkt01 Negro YBKT01 black Angrousobiu Sandalias Dama salvaje femenino Verano, llevar un elegante plano trenzado con una base plana de tierra blanda antideslizante,35,beige Beige ZHShiny Los Hombres de Verano Sandalias Deportivas de Cuero atlético Al Aire Libre Más Tamaño Trail Beach Shoes Casual Fisherman Sneaker Sandal Para Hombres Talla 46 47 48 Marron Oscuro , MeiMei Sandalias De Cuero Femenino Confortable Piso Inferior Antideslizante, Suave, Y con La Pendiente. 1 Color Hombres Sandalias Deportivos Zapatillas Zapatos Verano Cuero Moda Casual Pescador Playa Senderismo Transpirable Trekking Brown Keen Uneek O2, Sandalias de Senderismo para Hombre - RAVEN/WHITE Angrousobiu Sandalias Dew-Pearl Alumnas y versátil Flat-Bottomed zapatillas de playa,35,Perla negra Perla negra Hi-Tec Savanna II, Sandalias de Senderismo para Mujer Morado (Purple/Berry) Sandalias para Hombres Zapatillas antideslizantes zapatos zapatos casuales zapatos de los amantes de la playa,Treinta y siete,La mujer de negro Women s black ZHShiny Los Hombres de Verano Sandalias Deportivas de Cuero atlético Al Aire Libre Más Tamaño Trail Beach Shoes Casual Fisherman Sneaker Sandal Para Hombres Talla 46 47 48 Marron Oscuro , Salomon RX Break, Zapatos de Playa y Piscina para Hombre Blanco (White / Surf The Web / Shocking Orange 000) QXH Los Hombres Sandalias Zapatillas de Playa de Cabeza Redonda de Cuero Transpirable de Velcro Dark Brown , LVZAIXI Zapatos Calzado De Hombre Adolescente Zapatillas De Correr Zapatos Del Aire Zapatillas De Baloncesto acogedor ( Color : Blanco , Tamaño : EU43/UK9/CN44 ) Blanco DALL Sandalias deportivas Ly-807 Transpirable Suave Calzado De Hombre Punta Abierta Sandalias Planas Zapatillas Zapatos De Playa Temporada De Verano Dos Formas De Usar Caqui , Merrell Terran Lattice II, Sandalias con Punta Abierta Para Mujer Verde (Dusty Olive) , Gracosy Zapatillas de Playa Para Hombre Zapatillas Deporte de Cuero de Verano Chanclas Cómodas Chanclas Sandalias de Playa Y Piscina Hombres Chanclas de Paseo Informaly Sandalias Vestir Para Hombre marrón QIDI Sandalias Paño Hombre De Moda Temporada De Verano Negro Marrón Gris Antideslizante Transpirable Zapatos De Playa Zapatillas (Color : Marrón, Tamaño : EU42/UK8.5) Marrón Columbia Kyra Vent II, Sandalias de Senderismo para Mujer Marrón (Silver Sage / Pebble 103) , Estilo De Verano Tacon Peep Toe De Estilo Europeo Y Americano,Gray,Eu38Cn39 Gray Keen Newport H2, Sandalias Punta Cerrada para Hombre Azul (Blu (Blau (India Ink/Rust)))
Puerto Inirida, Colombia | Mavicure Hills & Flowers

Located on the eastern plains of Colombia exists a legendary flower that may have substantial commercial value one day. Puerto Inirida is the capital of the department of Guainia and is home to the Guacamaya superba, otherwise known in Colombia as the Flower of Inirida. Resembling a burst of fireworks, this amazingly beautiful flower grows in damp and swampy wetlands that are unique to this general […]

Read the full article →
Cartagena Medical City | Medical Tourism

Cartagena Medical City, which began construction two months ago in northern Cartagena, Colombia will be a medical complex dedicated to high quality health services. Cartagena Medical City will sit on 55 acres (22 hectares) that has been declared a permanent free zone by import/export taxing authority known as DIAN in Colombia. Colombia has seen a dramatic rise in tourism since 2002 when security conditions began […]

Read the full article →
Wolky Atrani 40950 Rojo Multicolor , Aerosoles Hey Girl Girl Ballet de mujer Plata / Metálico Troentorp Men s B & aring; stad Rembrandt Leather Clog Negro Bota de combate CANTINI2 Lucky Brand para mujer Negro Spring Step - Chino para mujer Armada , Alfani Womens Vandela2 tobillo cerrado tobillo moda botas Malbec , Botas de lluvia originales de invierno para mujer Hunter Short Gloss Wellingtons Purple Urchin Bota a media pierna Demonia Damned-225 para mujeres Cuero vegano negro , S.Romance Mujeres Sandalias Tallas grandes 32-43 Fashion Med Oficina Square Heel Lady Pumps Mujer Zapatos Botas Negro Azul Rojo Beige SS901 Negro Puma Ignite Limitless Knit, Zapatillas de Cross para Hombre Beige (Pebble/Whisper White) , Botas Aphnus para mujer Botas de invierno Botas de nieve para la nieve Bota de nieve para la nieve marrón , Bota de tobillo con hebilla Dennett Timberland para mujer Jet Black Forty Tonal Suede Caparros Womens John Silver Glimmer SOREL Women s Out N About Suede Duck Boot Avena, natural Sandalia de vestir Tatum de Badgley Mischka para mujer Armada , Kenneth Cole REACTION Sandalia de tacón de mula con punta abierta para mujeres Negro Sandalia de cuña Omira de Bandolino para mujer Coco , Sandalia de mujer Corkys Bandit Pata de gallo rojo Tangas Birkenstock para mujer Cuero marrón tabaco , FitFlop Womens iQushion Ergonomic Flip Flop Charcoal Mix Tiger Print Calzado de entrenamiento cruzado TR 6 NIKE para mujeres en temporada Negro / Blanco / Stealth / Cool Gray , Zapatillas de trail running Nitrel v1 FuelCore para mujer New Balance Fiyi , Havaianas Brasil Mix, Chanclas Unisex Adulto Multicolor (Blue 0031) Zapatillas Sneachers Sport Women s Microburst Supersonic Fashion Sneaker Gris / Coral , Hush Puppies Men s Gus Oxford Broncearse Sandalia de cuña Averie de Vince Camuto para mujer Blanquecino Sandalia de tira de Ghillie Bre-Italy Bella Vita para mujer Cuero de ante de tabaco , Zapatillas de running NIKE Air Max Flair para hombre Wolf Gray Cool Gray Black 003 Lucdespo amantes de la playa, esquí acuático, natación zapatos Zapatos Zapatos suaves, descalzo, surf, yoga zapatos zapatos y calcetines transpirables,Camuflaje rojo,39-40 El camuflaje rojo , QSYUAN Zapatos De Los Hombres De Verano Nuevos Casuales Wild Peas Zapatos Pedal Y Comodidad Transpirable A Prueba De Agua Antideslizante Usable Zapatos Perezosos Y Caminar Y Playa,Black,43 Black ,
    About Discover Colombia
Colombia: A culture rich bio-diverse country with coastline on both the Pacific & Atlantic Oceans. This country boasts territories located in a myriad of climates including dry desert terrain, cool tropical mountain highlands, hot and humid Amazon basin, cold and snowy high mountain peaks, wide open plains as well as lush deep forest areas that are largely unexplored.  Read More...


  • DC Blog Categories
  • COLOMBIA REPORTS
    • FARC leaders called to trial over more than 8000 kidnappings July 8, 2018
      Colombia’s war crimes tribunal has called 31 former guerrilla commanders of the FARC to trial over their alleged role in the kidnapping of thousands of people, the court announced Friday.… The post FARC leaders called to trial over more than 8000 kidnappings appeared first on Colombia News | Colombia Reports.
      Adriaan Alsema
    • Crime and security in Bogota | Fact sheet July 8, 2018
      Bogota has traditionally enjoyed lower homicide rates than other major cities in Colombia. However, street crime in the capital is among the country’s highest. Locals’ security perception Bogota homicide rate… The post Crime and security in Bogota | Fact sheet appeared first on Colombia News | Colombia Reports.
      Colombia Reports
    • ‘Business cartel stole Bogota children’s lunch money’ July 8, 2018
      Colombia's capital Bogota lost $500 million in funds meant to curb malnutrition. The post ‘Business cartel stole Bogota children’s lunch money’ appeared first on Colombia News | Colombia Reports.
      Adriaan Alsema
    • Colombia’s heartwarming support for embattled social leaders July 7, 2018
      Colombia's social organizations may be under fire, but they are not dead yet. The post Colombia’s heartwarming support for embattled social leaders appeared first on Colombia News | Colombia Reports.
      Adriaan Alsema
    • ‘They are killing us’: Colombia’s social leaders cry for help July 6, 2018
      Colombia’s social organizations called for a day of protest on Friday to mourn 311 social leaders and human rights defenders who have been assassinated since 2016. Citizens and groups announced… The post ‘They are killing us’: Colombia’s social leaders cry for help appeared first on Colombia News | Colombia Reports.
      Adriaan Alsema
  • 392595
    1675352
    4429447
    6955357
    7347350
    9084058
    11606237
    14225738
    15482779