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

Miz Satine Mooz Satine Miz para mujer para Negro 32bcc7f - 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.

Miz Satine Mooz Satine Miz para mujer para Negro 32bcc7f

{ 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 […]

Miz Satine Mooz Satine Miz para mujer para Negro 32bcc7f 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 →
Bota de nieve Crocs AllCast II Luxury para mujer Trigo , Lamo Women s Liberty 9 \ castaña , Lauren Ralph Lauren Damara Tobillera para mujeres Polo Tan / Snuff Bota de tobillo The Grace de Katy Perry para mujer Gris Bota de moda Tommy Hilfiger para mujer Divah Negro Calentadores de dedo para mujer Wanderlust Micha Fabric Botines de tobillo para clima frío con punta cerrada Negro Bota Alicia Slouch UGG para mujer Negro Bota occidental Coolway para mujeres Broncearse , Indigo Rd. Negro , Botín Nicky II para mujer Bella Vita Camel Super Suede Botas de mujer Alfani Vitaa Ante negro Primer tobillo con función de mujer de Aerosoles Tela de visón , DailyShoes Women s Combate militar Botas Acolchadas Senderismo Hebilla con cordones Tobillo alta exclusiva Tarjeta de crédito de bolsillo Denim azul premium Bota de tobillo Gaines Lucky Brand para mujer Tormenta Botas con cordones de tacón abierto Carmelita para mujer de Dr. Martens Broncearse Bota de moto FRYE para mujer Jayden Cross Strap Marrón oscuro-76785 Prop & eacute; t Bota de nieve con cremallera Lumi para mujer de Prop & eacute; t Gris , Bota de invierno Lugz Women s Convoy Fleece Winter Golden Wheat / Cream / Gum , Katy Perry Women s Caroline Botín para mujer Carbón Bota con cordones Sabrina 6G para mujer FRYE Marrón oscuro-77591 Botín Carlos Santana de moda mandarina para mujer Rosa rubor , Botín de tela Silva de mujer Anne Klein Armada Botín Iona Dolce Vita para mujer Taupe oscuro Minnetonka - Bota con cierre lateral con doble borde para mujer marrón , Botín Mato para mujer de Michael Antonio Musgo Seychelles Womens rookery Boot Negro , Bota de tobillo de mujer Miz Mooz Dublín Carbón Prop & eacute; t Propet Delaney tobillera para mujeres Ante negro Bota de tobillo de mujer de Eastland Maní
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 →
Botín de tobillo de Reed Easy Street para mujer Gris pardo , Birkenstock Gizeh Sandalias de Cuero Unisex Caramelo XYD elegante tacón alto botines de tacón de ante sintético peep toe bombas botines para mujeres Negro , SoftWalk Women s Del Rey Mule Negro , Easy Spirit Women s Traveltim270 Mule Azul / Azul Multi Gamuza Cobb Hill Women s Gabby-CH Broncearse , Dansko Stylish Marcelle Women Mules & Zlogs ​​Shoes, calzado elegante, moda Cabrio negro Think Menscha_282073, Zapatos de Cordones Derby para Mujer Rojo (Rosso/Kombi 72) , Bota de nieve Detroit para mujer Kamik Negro Bota de moto para mujer Layla Suede de Aquatalia Negro , Bota de moda Rockport Total Motion Kalila Perf Shootie para mujer Nubuck negro , North Walk Ltd Impermeable de las mujeres de Totes Donna Boot & hellip; North Walk Ltd Impermeable de las mujeres de Totes Donna Boot & hellip; Bomba Easy Dress para mujer Easy Street Armada Sandalia de tacón de ante congelada de nueve mujeres del oeste Ante amarillo Sandalia de vestir Navina LifeStride para mujer Blanco brillante , Sandalia de cuña Tabby de Badgley Mischka para mujer Rosa claro Sandalia de cuña Amelia Propet para mujer Negro , Sandalia de cuña con alpargata Ryanne de Easy Street para mujer Azul Metálico , SCARPA Mujeres Proton Wmn Trail Running Shoe Trail Runner Maldivas / Negro Chaco Mujer ZX1 Classic Sport Sandalia Aguacate estático , Helly Hansen 11308 Zapatillas Santiago L.20 para mujer PINGÜINO / NIMBUS NUBE , Sandalia LifeStride para mujer Eden Soft Blush , Zapatillas NIKE para mujer Air Zoom Mariah FK Racer PRM Running Zapato casual Brooks Mujer Addiction Walker V-Strap 2E Blanco CLARKS Sandalia Saylie Moon para mujer Peltre Metálico Cuero , Sandalia del Atlas Bayton para mujer Metálico , Estilo De Verano Tacon Peep Toe De Estilo Europeo Y Americano,Gray,Eu38Cn39 Gray Keen Whisper, Sandalias de Senderismo para Mujer Rosa (Grape Kiss/Grape Wine Grape Kiss/Grape Wine) , DALL Sandalias deportivas Ly-827 Antideslizante Antidesgaste Calzado De Hombre Sandalias Planas Zapatillas Zapatos De Playa Temporada De Verano Deportes De Ocio Dos Formas De Usar Marrón , Redback UBOK Brown - Botines chelsea unisex Marron ,
    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
  • 3003999
    3192159
    3989826
    6544354
    11785259
    12331315
    17289973
    18011664
    19012539