This place is considered as one of the main archeological destinies in Colombia and is also an unmissable paradise. On this 4-day trip, you will have the opportunity to explore its trails and the different places that open its doors for you to visit Ciudad Perdida, this extraordinary adventure will start at Mamey, where you can taste delicious typical local dishes. The long and beautiful excursions made each day will take you to different camps located in strategic areas that will allow you to rest and regain energy to continue the next day towards your goal. Visit the indigenous village MUTANZI, a place of extensive vegetation and natural pools where you can relax before reaching the third camp, where Mamo Romualdo resides, he is an authority and a spiritual leader for the indigenous people. This place will be of great spiritual inspiration and the starting point to the top of Ciudad Perdida which is 1260 steps away, these steps are conserved from the original stairway or path. Reaching the top, you will be able to travel through the archaeological, ethnological and historical zone of this impressive and unforgettable city, enjoy the landscape and fill yourself with the magic and vitality of this amazing place.
For lovers of different experiences, the outdoors and the enjoyment of nature. Simple and basic accommodations equipped with tents with mattresses and / or hammocks with mosquito net. Public outdoor showers and baths.
Difficult level of difficulty, recommended for people with good physical experience, 3 to 5 hours walks through rural areas that have variable height changes (between 100 and 600mts approx.) And / or mildly adverse natural areas.
This extraordinary adventure will start at Mamey (or Machete pelao), where you can taste delicious typical local dishes for lunch before reaching the start point of the road towards Ciudad Perdida. You will start the demanding and amazing hiking of the first day (with a duration of 3 hours approx. through tough ascending’s) heading towards the first camp where you will be able to swim and refresh your self before dinner and a deserve rest.
After breakfast, walk a few kilometers to the indigenous village MUTANZI, where you can admire countless landscapes and the vast vegetation that surrounds it. The tour will continue with a hike to camp two, a wonderful place surrounded by wild animals and an impressive flora where you will enjoy a delicious lunch and a well-deserved relaxing bath in one of the natural pools of the area that will give you the necessary energy to reach camp three, where Mamo Romualdo resides, he is an authority and a spiritual leader for the indigenous peoples. This place will be of great spiritual inspiration and relaxation before dinner and rest, so you can start the journey the next day completely renovated.
This day will be the chosen one to arrive to Ciudad perdida, you will have to ascend by a staircase that consists of 1260 steps and that is conserved from the original road. Arriving at the top you will be able to visit the archaeological, ethnological and historical zone of this impressive and unforgettable city that will make you feel a true connection with the nature and history of this extraordinary region. You will have enough time to visit this place before starting the way back to camp three where you can enjoy a delicious typical lunch and rest a little before leaving for the end of this day’s journey in camp two, where you will have a delicious dinner and will go to rest and consolidate in dreams fantastic memories of emotions and sensations experienced this spectacular day.
The last day of the tour will be a walk back to the first camp called Mamey, where you can have lunch and relax for a while, so you can have a time of meditation and conclude this wonderful tour with the best memories, sensations and emotions.
-Sunglasses, UV filter
-Hat or cap and sunscreen
-Water bottle, thermos or camelback for continuous hydration
-Towel for personal use to use during walks
-Small backpack to use during walks
-Shoes closed and comfortable to walk and easy to dry. Recommended to wear high boots. You can also bring extra sandals
-Lightweight jacket or raincoat
-Wear and use insect repellent
-Basic elements of personal hygiene
-Camera with additional batteries
– Traveler’s documents: passport, identity card or citizenship card, military passbook and health insurance card
• Keep in mind that you will visit several regions with tropical climates, therefore, we recommend you to wear comfortable clothes according to your preference, preferably synthetic clothes of fast drying and of light colors. Long pants and shirts or long-sleeved shirts to protect from insects and the sun
• Respect the privacy of the natives of the region (indigenous and / or peasants)
• If you want to take photos with them you must ask permission first
•You must enjoy good health to make this trip
• Do not leave any kind of garbage in the places you visited
•Caring for and respecting the environment and the environment