In this magnificent program of nature tourism, we will sight among others, the following genders of orchids with its respective species: Ada, Acineta, Acronia, Acianthera, Anguloa, Arundina, Brassia, Brasavola, Bulbophylum, Calanthe, Cattleya (both species and hybrids),
Cochlioda, Comparettia, Cymbidium, Cyrtochilum, Dendrobium, Dendrobium, Dendrochilum, Dracula, Elleanthus, Encyclia,Gongora, Ida, Lycase, Masdevallia, Maxilaria, Miltonia,Miltoniopsis (species and Hibrids), Nanodes, Oncidium, Odontoglossum (species
and hibrids), Osmoglossum, Pescatoria, Pleruothallis, Paphiopedilum, Pityphyllum, Restrepia, Rodriguezia, Rossioglossum, Sobralias, Stellis, Stanhopea, Sternorrynchus, Vandacea, Zootrophygon, Zygopetalum.
Furthermore, we could watch a great variety of Bromelia species.
Additionally, we can watch a great variety of species of epifitas plants of the gender
Bromelia and Tillandsia, besides trees and Colombian native bushes. Likewise, we will
have the possibility of visiting a butterfly garden and sight birds. Can be out lined that the
species bloom according to the season and probably not all of them will do it at the same
This tour will allow the contact with hand crafting, cultural and gastronomic richness original from Colombia, along with a strong tendency to connect with mother nature from the inside to the most spiritual part. .
- Orchids of this tour
- Avalaible Dates
- What´s Included
- What´s NOT included
In this grand program of nature tourism, we will do sighting, among others, of the following genders of orchids with its respective species: Ada, Acineta, Acronia, Acianthera, Anguloa, Arundina, Brassia, Brasavola, Bulbophylum, Calanthe, Cattleya (both species and hybrids), Cochlioda, Comparettia, Cymbidium, Cyrtochilum, Dendrobium, Dendrobium, Dendrochilum, Dracula, Elleanthus, Encyclia,Gongora, Ida, Lycase, Masdevallia, Maxilaria, Miltonia,Miltoniopsis (species and Hibrids), Nanodes, Oncidium, Odontoglossum (species and hibrids), Osmoglossum, Pescatoria, Pleruothallis, Paphiopedilum, Pityphyllum, Restrepia, Rodriguezia, Rossioglossum, Sobralias, Stellis, Stanhopea, Sternorrynchus, Vandacea, Zootrophygon, Zygopetalum.
Additionally, we can watch a great variety of species of epifitas plants of the gender Bromelia and Tillandsia, besides trees and Colombian native bushes. Likewise, we will have the possibility of visiting a butterfly garden and sight birds. Can be out lined that the species bloom according to the season and probablynot all of them will do it at the same time.
This program takes place mainly in Medelllin, the capital town keeping contact with hand crafting, cultural and Colombian gastronomy. The orchids sighting is an activity with peace and harmony, besides it offers a possibility of good visual connection with nature.
Level of difficulty
This tour has a level of difficulty that oscillates between 1 and 3 in the scale of 1 to 6 (the source of this measuring way is Guide of good tourist practices of nature, Program of Productive Transformation, 2014).
What we are going to find
The tour drawn runs from 1,000 msnm to 3,000 msnm, with temperatures that oscillate between 10°C and 29°C. This tour has been designed to visit zones geographically interesting, influenced by the regions of the plains piedmont, the amazon and the paramo of los Andes. That represents a great biological variety of flora and fauna. This zone may have a route with a high potential of orchids sighting, that stimulates to discover the magic of our natural environment.
Este será el itinerario de su viaje
ActivitiesArrival to Bogota. Reception at ElDorado Airport and transfer to the hotel. Hotel Bogotá Plaza
ActivitiesBogota National University of Colombia (UN),Natural History Museum of the Natural ScienceInstitute UN. Afternoon: Jose Celestino Mutis Botanic Gardenand Monserrate Mountain. Hotel Bogotá Plaza
ActivitiesChoconta: Suchequincha Natural Reserve Evening: Air transportation from Bogota to Medellin EcoHub Hotel
ActivitiesMedellin: Orchideology Colombian Society and Orchideogram of the Botanic Garden Afternoon: Visit to the EAFIT university campus EcoHub Hotel
ActivitiesJardin town: Culture reserve of theColombian Society of Orchideology. Hotel La Casona
ActivitiesJardin town: Culture reserve of the Colombian Society of Orchideology Afternoon: Santa Helena Municipality: visit to cultures and nurseries of the region. Evening: night tour in “chiva” –country old bus- through Aburra valley. EcoHub Hotel EcoHub Hotel
ActivitiesMedellin Arvi Park and Santa Fe zoo Afternoon: Fizebad Country Club Farm. Hotel Fizebad
ActivitiesRionegro Municipality: visit to La Ceja town at cultures and nurseries. Afternoon: Bogota: air trip from Pereira to Bogota. Hotel Bogotá Plaza
ActivitiesEnd of Tour: Scort to Eldorado Airport and farewell Trips to the original countries.
Vest (indicate size), cap, tula, water container, map, whistle, lantern, rain protector checklist for sighting in every tour.
- Terrestrial at every route of the Program: by automobile, vans and/or 4×4 according to conditions of the road.
- Transportation to the airport – hotel – airport
- Airplane tickets, national according to the Program.
- Breakfast, lunch and dinner at all locations.
- 2 snacks daily including water bottles.
- All the hotels included in the itinerary.
- Eco-lodges in the natural reserves.
- Towels and bedclothes provided in all the places.
- Tickets, taxes and permits in all national parks and natural reserves.
You will be accompanied by an expert Coordinate guide of the book at all times, besides:
- You will be accompanied for a guide expert on sighting of: birds and/or orchids and/or butterflies and/or a local guide expert on trekking all the time
- Automobile experienced drivers
Event insurance through everyday traveling in Colombia with the following coverages:
Maximum global amount USD 150.000
Medical assistance in case of accident*
Up to USD 150.000
Medical assistance in case of non-persistent disease*
Up to USD 150.00
First medical in case of pre-existent disease*
Up to USD 500
Emergency dentistry (Max. USD 300 by piece)
Up to USD 700
Ambulatory drugs Up to USD 2.000
Medication in case of hospitalization Included
Prosthesis and orthosis Up to USD 3.500
Sanitary transfers Included
Repatriations (sanitary or funeral) Up to USD 100.000
Return of the repatriated owner´s companion included
Transfer of a relative included
Stay of a relative for USD 100 per day Maximum USD 500
Hotel expenses for convalescence for USD 180 per day Maximum USD 1.100
Accompaniment of children or adults included
Reimbursement of expenses for delayed or cancelled flight Up to USD 300
Early return due to a serious accident at home included
Rate difference for delayed or anticipated return trip included
Sports practice up to USD 10.000
Pregnancy status up to USD 10.00
Legal assistance for liability in an accident Loan up to USD 8.000
Advance of funds for bails Loan up to USD 8.000
Transmission of urgent messages included
Assistance in case of theft or loss of documents etc.
Luggage location included
Accidental death as a passenger in public transport holder of 18 years or older USD 100.000
Under 18 years old USD 60.000
Total and permanent disability in case of accident under 70 y/old USD 40.000
Indemnification for loss of luggage supplementary up to USD 1.200
Compensation for delay in location of luggage Over 8 hs. up to USD 200
Over 10 days up to USD 1.000
Cancelation for any reason** under 70 y/old up to USD 500
Maximum validity per trip:
annual cards 30 to 60 days cards per day and long stay: 365 days
Territorial validity: international (5C) – International receptive (6)
limitations by age: valid for holders under 70 y/old
*Includes medical consults, attention by specialists, contact with the acting pediatrician, births and stages of pregnancy up to week 26, complementary medical exams, physical recovery therapy in , the case of traumatism, medication, emergency dentistry, hospitalization, surgical intervention, intensive therapy and coordinate unit.
**guaranty included in the international cards (no receptive), issued by blocks of days
IMPORTANT: All the international products allow the expansion of the amount or add this guarantee.
Important: the indicated insurance is protected by policies hired with insurance companies. The exclusions of habitual and/or legal use apply for this type of coverage and are approved by the insurance control agency of the country where the ASSIST CARD is issued.
The general conditions to which is limited ASSIST CARD are available to the public and can be consulted at any moment without any purchasing compromise in the sales stores, by phone or at www.assist-card.com.
Some products consider limitations by age. The pre-existing diseases have exclusions and limitations in the benefits. Consult those corresponding to the product elected by you. ASSIST-CARD reserves the right to introduce modifications to the reach and descriptions of the service. Consult at the time of the hiring.
- Medical transfers by accident (up to the limit of expenses) included
- Transfers and companion stay in case of accident up to $ 2.000.000
- Transfers and companion stay by accidental death up to $ 2.000.000
- Transfers of mortal remains up to $ 8.000.000
- Indemnity for accidental death 24 hours a day $50.000.000
- Indemnity for disability or accidental dismemberment up to $50.000.000
- Indemnity for accidental death in terrestrial, fluvial or maritime transport $12.000.000
- Indemnity for death with fire arm, punctured or blunt weapon $ 10.000.000
- Indemnity for luggage loss in air transport up to $ 2.500.000
- Expenses on first need articles in luggage loss under public terrestrial transportation up to $ 300.000
- Compensation assistance of funeral expenses in case of accident up to $ 4.000.000
- International flights and taxes
- Personal bathroom items
- Laundry service
- Room service
- Tips and gratuities
- Medical expenses not covered by the events policy
- Beer and alcoholic drinks
- Local, national or international calls
- Activities NOT included in the itinerary
- Days neither additional services by situations of greater force, fortuitous events or third party facts.
I accept all the general requirements previously described, at the time of performing the payment for the confirmation of the reserve of the selected program.
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