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Colombian Highlands offer excellent tours and excursions in Villa de Leyva and the surrounding area. From rappelling to horse-back tours and ecological walks, these tours aim to make the most of the beautiful natural features that this area has to offer.

Based in the village itself, the Colombian Highlands office is also a great source of tourist information whether planning a tour or visiting the nearby sights independently.

All tour prices are for groups of a minimum of four people.
Horse Riding from
68,000 COP
Travel through some of the areas most attractive scenery and visit the areas top sights on horse-back. This round trip from Villa De Leyva makes stops at all the following attractions: - El Fossil - El Infiernito - Guanani Vineyard - Botanical Cactus gardens (optional) - Ostrich farm (optional)
Torrentismo from
98,000 COP
This unique sport involves abseiling down waterfalls and this excursion is available from Villa De Leyva to visit either La Periqueria or the Sorocota waterfall. All professional safety equipment is used and excursions are taken by experienced guides
Rapelling from
98,000 COP
This 35 metre abseiling descent into el Hoyo de La Romera cave is a great opportunity for those interested in extreme activities combined with eco-tours. The tour s available and visits beautiful sites such as Cascada La Linda and Paso Del Angel.
Eco-Tours from
78,000 COP
There are eco-tours available to suit every preference and level of ability. These are of varying lengths from a couple of hours to full day treks. Some of the more popular walks include: - Iguaque Nature Reserve - The Paso Del Angel Route - La Periquera waterfalls For more information on the different treks available, contact Oscar of Colombian Highlands for more details
Other Tours
Colombian Highlands offer a wide variety of tours incorporating many adventure activities and allowing visitors to the area to fully experience the beauty of the outdoors. Specialist tours can be arranged with Biologists for bird, insect and spider watching. They organise several night-walks, a selection of eco-tours, and excursions including abseiling and horse-riding in the surrounding area.
How to get there...
Colombian Highlands have now moved their office to Hostal Renacer which can be located easily from the centre of town. From the bus station head to main square and ask for the "Puente La Bañadera" take a right at the bridge and then continue onto the military base. After the base, take the second turn on the right (by the corner shop) and you'll see the gate for the hostel 80m ahead of you. The office is never closed but offers a full service between the hours of 7,30am and 10pm.

Contact Info...
Avenida Carrera 10 No. 21
Finca Renacer, Via La Colorada
+57 (8) 7321 201
+57 (8) 7321 862
+57 311 308 3739
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