mysterious, and historical -- Colombia is the only country in South
America with: both the Atlantic and Pacific Coasts, golden beaches,
Pre-Colombian artefacts, burial sites, and cities, eco-tourism, one
of the top-10 diving spots of the world, the Amazon River, the most
biodiversity in the world, not to mention the nicest people in the world
as well! (In "happiness surveys," Colombia always comes in
as the "happiest country in the world." Yet so few have visited
reputation is changing, and for the better. It's going through a cultural
revolution and the world is finally looking to Colombia and appreciating
it for the beautiful country it is. Colombia boasts some of the most
successful and famous International artists and writers, musicians,
actors, and TV shows (Nobel Prize winners, grammy winners, Oscar nominees,
franchised soap operas .. the list goes on and on!).
Its doors are opening to a world of tourism. And what can the tourist
expect? Where else in the world will you find yourself scuba diving
hammerheads, dancing to the rhythms of the Carribean, exploring pre-Columbian
caves and buriel grounds, hiking to the peek of a 5000 meter mountain,
and relaxing in natural hot springs? Where else will you find a culture
that celebrates its Indigenous roots while enjoying a cosmopolitan capital
city that has the biggest International theater event in the world and
Colombia's enchantments, opportunities, people, diversity are countless!
Turiscolombia is proud to celebrate Colombia and its beauty. Until this
Web page, finding travel information about Colombia was limited to a
couple of articles and very slim guidebooks. We have made planning your
most exotic and wonderful vacation easy by putting all the necessary
information in one site.
The following information will help you prepare for your next vacation
to the magical world of Colombia. Are you ready?