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Ecosistemas is an excellent locally run tour agency operating from the centre of Manizales. They offer a wide variety of tours and adventure activities in the surrounding area from glacier climbing to white-water rafting.
With over 30 years experience as guides for the Los Nevados treks, owner Javier and his team founded the company in 2001 and have since continued to offer a quality service, sharing the natural attractions of the region with visitors to the area.

With friendly and knowledgeable guides, a great range of activities and a responsible and professional approach, Ecosistemas will ensure you have a memorable stay in Manizales!
Tours...
Expedition to Los Nevados Del Ruiz
This is by far the most popular excursion offered by Ecosistemas. With tours of varying lengths catering for different abilities and preferences, this is sure to be an unforgettable trip! The hike is generally a day tour leaving from Manizales where you travel by private transport into the Parque Nacional Natural Los Nevados to begin your ascent at around 4,000 metres. This tour allows you the rare opportunity to reach snowy peaks offering spectacular views of glacial slopes and cloud filled valleys in a tough but rewarding days climb. At around 5,000 metres, you experience the snow covered slopes and the breath-taking scenery before making your descent and returning to Manizales. For this day tour including transport, park entrance fees, specialist guides and accident cover, the price is 115,000 Pesos. For those more experienced or enthusiastic climbers, Ecosistemas can arrange longer or more technical tours on reque
Eco-Treks
Escape the city to explore the ecological parks Rio Blanco and Los Yarumos outside of Manizales. See native species of humming birds, butterflies and even spectacled tree bears! This is a full day tour including lunch. (40,000 Pesos)
Nevado de Santa Isabel
This magical eight hour trek takes in views of the spectacular Santa Isabel glacier and Laguna Verde.This full day tour includes breakfast and lunch. (90,000 Pesos)
Micro-Lite Flight
Experience the freedom of soaring over breath-taking scenery in a micro-lite plane. This is the best way to see Manizales from a different angle. (80,000 Pesos)
Paragliding
Ride the white-water rapids for an exciting days activities and an unforgettable experience! This full day tour includes breakfast and lunch. (150,000 Pesos)
Abseiling down a waterfall
Make the adrenaline charged, vertical descent with the invigorating force of a waterfall along side! This day trip includes lunch. (80,000 Pesos)
Extra Information...
All transport, guiding and equipment is provided.
All insurance for adventure activities is covered in the cost of the tours.
Ecosistemas use reputable and professional guides on all tours and tours are available in Spanish, English, French and German on request.
Most of the activities are available to anyone who has average physical fitness. Some of the more technical or strenuous trips may require previous experience.
For tours that require specific clothing , for example the Los Nevados tours, you will need to bring all your own cold weather gear: jacket, gloves, hat, scarf and walking shoes.






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Contact Info...
Carrera 21 # 23-21 Local.108
Edificio Tamanco,
Manizales
880 83 00
311-3003008
311 3109732 (cell)
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