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Cano Cristales

Calle 124 # 16 - 32 Oficina 100 | Bogotá D.C., La Macarena, Colombia
+57 321 8422728
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“the river” (24 reviews)
“enjoy nature” (3 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Calle 124 # 16 - 32 Oficina 100 | Bogotá D.C., La Macarena, Colombia
+57 321 8422728
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went in the middle of July and only spent one day to tour can cristales, but I will have to come back and stay longer! La Macarena is a wonderful town and the river was beautiful even when it wasn't in full bloom. I stayed...More

2  Thank Willie D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came here with my family for three days and I was flabbergasted. This is the most beautiful natural attraction I've seen in my life just competing with Masai Mara safaris. The different colours of the river are amazing and all the nature surrounding it as...More

2  Thank Juan Camilo V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I just got back from spending a few days in Cano Cristales. I couldn't be happier with this trip. Our guide, Diana, was incredible, the views were amazing, and the food was phenomenal. From someone that is well traveled and is used to living in...More

4  Thank Will R
Reviewed 13 May 2017

if you made it to Colombia visit this place. unfortunately, it is not open the whole year. you need to visit it between June - December. get the proper clothes and be prepared to get some bites.

Thank Hadeer G
Reviewed 3 April 2017

We booked a 3 day tour with De Una to Cano Cristales because they offered a very early flight from Bogota (meeting at the airport at 5:00 am) to get the most out of the 3 days. The 1st day was a disappointment. We visited...More

5  Thank Torsten C
Reviewed 12 March 2017

All logistics are well done, just make sure you book with top Agencies like "Ecoturismo Macarena" and you will be fine, they have rules for visitors like Sunscreen use is not allowed.

2  Thank Kevin B
Reviewed 6 January 2017

We traveled to Cano Cristales in the summer of 2016. After seeing some spectacular pictures online and reading the descriptions we could hardly wait to get there. Over the period of three days we did A LOT of walking, driving on some very bumpy roads...More

12  Thank Mariola P
Reviewed 2 December 2016

One of the most awesome experiences I've had so far! I booked a 3d2n tour with viator - which was extremely expensive. If you have the luxury of time allowing for flexibility, I would suggest that you get a flight into La Macarena for a...More

7  Thank LiQiChiu
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Great trip! Long walks but relatively easy and definitely worthwhile. The views are amazing and the people incredible. Punto Verde hotel is basic, as expected, but very comfortable and the staff very welcoming , specially Doña Mercedes, the Administrator. The guides, Johana and Rigo from...More

5  Thank Angela B
Reviewed 8 November 2016

To visit Cano Crsitales, you have to be super prepared as this is a real ecotourism adventure. The best way to get here is to booked a tour with agencies in advance. The price will include round trip air tickets, accommodation, food, water, transport, and...More

10  Thank May L
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Carmel R
13 July 2017|
Response from edgar a |
no you can only travel with a government approved guide. there is no chance you will be able to travel through area alone.
Carmel R
13 July 2017|
Response from jade_sp | Reviewed this property |
To visit the canos cristales park, you need a local guide or hire an agency. We bought the full package, but found some guys that was on account and hired a guide there, and I think it is much better. Since in our group... More
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