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The Peak Forestry Reserve

Providencia Island, Colombia
+57 310 2747540
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good activity for a beautiful panoramic view

you can go on this hike with the guys from discover old providence. i was there with bernardo... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Enjoy611
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Swiss Alps, Switzerland
The Peak, top of this paradise named Providencia

It was an amazing ecotourism experience. Trecking to the highest montain of this paradise. The best... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2017
Diana P
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Bogota, Colombia
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Providencia Island, Colombia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

you can go on this hike with the guys from discover old providence. i was there with bernardo bernard aka big boy. it's uphill for about 1 hour through pure natural trails. when you reach the top just enjoy the view and relax!

Thank Enjoy611
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

It was an amazing ecotourism experience. Trecking to the highest montain of this paradise. The best tourism guide of the place: Eusebio

Thank Diana P
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Nice, short hike to the highest point in Providencia. The path is easy and on the way to the top you can see (and hear) frogs, blue lizards, yellow lizards and iguanas. It takes about 3 hours to get to the top and back .

Thank jamartinezac
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

We heard you must have a guid to find the way up but that's not correct. It's really only one way up. We walked fast, 1 hour up and 30 min down.

Thank Carolinearonsson
Reviewed 27 August 2016

The highest point on the island (about 360 meters above sea level) The hike is not that difficult. It takes about 3 hours or less depending on how fit you are. My advice: Begin the hike early in the morning because as the sun rises,...More

1  Thank Jose_Consuegra
Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

An amazing 360 view of all Providencia and Santa Catalina. Still worth it on rainy days. Try to enjoy not only the peak but also all the way to it. You can go without a guide but it is better to do it with people...More

1  Thank Caro R
Reviewed 26 April 2016

Walked up the well-marked trail from Bottom House, it is about 3km one-way and not too difficult. Hiked down via a jungle trail to Freshwater Bay, only recommend this trail for dedicated hikers, it's very steep and easy to get lost.

1  Thank cau_sean
Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

As others have indicated, it took us about 90 minutes to ascend and 60 minutes to descend. You need to be in decent physical shape to do the hike, that said, there's nothing particularly difficult about the hike, it's just very energy intensive and the...More

1  Thank jomama341
Reviewed 23 March 2016 via mobile

1:30 hours up. 1:30 hours down. Nice view. Easy way. Forest with different kind of trees. It's really worth to visit. Great view at summit 😀😀😀

1  Thank Martin R
Reviewed 16 February 2016

The peak is the tallest mountain in the island of Providencia. The hike is about 14k (with return), and getting up will take you around 90 minutes or less if you are in good physical condition. It is a challenging walk, and the rocks can...More

2  Thank cpaolag
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suzieqGRENADA
Hi, looks like there is no other possible way to get up to the Peak other than to hike? AT this time I cannot do any hiking or walking long distances, so this is a bit disappointing. What about a cart or scooter or ATV just to do this? Is this allowed? thank you.
19 May 2016|
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Hi, some people have mentioned horse riding, but for what I could see it wouldn't be possible as there are some parts where the vegetation gets on the way. But it's absolutely impossible for any motorized transportation to... More
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daniela p
a que horas es recomendable subir? cuanto se demora uno ?
23 May 2017|
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Mariqui2015
Hola, espero que te hayas repuesto de la aventura!!!! Me encantaría hacerla también pero quisiera saber si es muy exigente. Somos dos personas de 64 y 56 años con exceso de peso y sin actividad física habitual. Te parece que es posible ( yendo con una persona local) que podamos hacerlo??? No tenemos problemas de salud, solo nos juega en contra la edad y el peso. Gracias por responder. Saludos
4 January 2017|
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Es un recorrido dentro del bosque, tienes pedazos de ascenso similar a una escalera, normalmente ida y vuelta son tres horas a un ritmo de paseo. En cuanto a la edad he subido con personas de 60 años pero que son activos... More
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