Day 1: Cartagena - Santa Marta
We will pick you up at your hotel in Cartagena at 10 am to take you on a 4-hour drive to Santa Marta. You will spend the night at El Habitante Hostel (lunch and dinner are at your own expense)
Day 2: Santa MartaMamey1st Camp (L, D)
After taking your breakfast at the Hostel, your first day of adventure begins at 8:30 am at the Magic Tours main office (in the Historical center of Santa Marta). Hop on a 4 wheel-drive vehicle and enjoy a 3-hour road trip to a small town called El Mamey, where youll stop for lunch at a local restaurant serving typical Colombian Food.
After lunch, the first trek begins. Its a 4-hour hike to the first campsite, stopping along the way whenever the group needs a break. When we reach the camp, we will have dinner and then hit the sack, resting up for your long day of trekking the next day.
Day 3: 1st Camp Mutanzi 3rd Camp (B, L, D)
We will wake up early and eat a quick breakfast before departing around 6 am for our 2-hour trek to an indigenous village called Mutanzi. We will then walk for about 40 minutes from Mutanzi to the 2nd Campsite where a delicious lunch will be waiting for us. Rest for a while and get ready for one last 4-hour trek to the 3rd camp, where dinner will be served.
Day 4: 3rd Camp Ciudad Perdida 2nd Camp
After breakfast, leave camp around 6 am for the hike to Ciudad Perdida, which youll reach around 7 am and enter by climbing its 1,200 stone stairs.
Youll have two hours to explore the ancient city, set in the dense jungle. Our guide will give you a quick tour and be present to answer all of your questions. After we return to the 3rd campsite, well have lunch and will be able to rest for a while. In the afternoon, get ready for a 4-hour trek back to the 2nd camp, where youll have dinner and stay for the night.
Day 5: 2nd CampMameySanta Marta
After breakfast, the longest hike will take place. We will trek for 7-hours, mostly downhill, to El Mamey, where well have lunch again, as we did on Day 1. Our guide will then drive you back to El Habitante Hostel in Santa Marta, where you will stay for the night. (Dinner is at your own expense)
Day 6: Santa Marta - Cartagena
On the next morning, you will have a delicious breakfast before we drive you back to Cartagena at 10 am.