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Kasaguadua Natural Reserve

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What an experience we were treated to on this tour. We learned so much about the ecosystem and the... read more

Reviewed December 4, 2018
Niamh C
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The cloud forest for dummies

Drop every preconceived notion about the tropical forest that surrounds you. Everything you know is... read more

Reviewed November 30, 2018
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Kasaguadua combines conservation of a creek with tropical rain forest and 4Km of trails within mountainous landscape for an unforgettable touristic experience. Check the location map (directions on aerial photography) in the Pictures Gallery.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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2.4 Km Away From Town | 600 Meters After Yambolombia, Towards Coffee Farms, Salento, Colombia
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+57 320 4258075
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Reviewed December 4, 2018 via mobile

What an experience we were treated to on this tour. We learned so much about the ecosystem and the conservation project. I found the trek very easy to manage and the information on the tour was always presented in an interesting way so it was...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 30, 2018

Drop every preconceived notion about the tropical forest that surrounds you. Everything you know is wrong. Carlos, the project manager of this nature reserve, will educate you so that you will finally grasp how the cloud forest is established, matures and dies. Walk into his...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 15, 2018 via mobile

My partner and I stayed for two nights and we wish we could have stayed longer. What these guys have accomplished here is absolutely incredible. The lodge is beautiful, clean, well organized, and with all the amenities you need including a fully equipped kitchen. While...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 6, 2018

Well, we weren't in to having a long hike and we are not really morning people, so we went in the early afternoon. This was a bad idea. Oh, the place is beautiful and the palm trees are the tallest anywhere. But it rains in...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 29, 2018 via mobile

If you’ve come so far to see plants (the wax palms of Cocora and fields of coffee), I would say it’s almost mandatory to do this tour, just to put it all in perspective. Its informative, enlightening as well as a beautiful walk in the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 17, 2018

It's difficult to imagine that such a tour could be as engaging and interesting as it was. Carlos was an excellent guide - passionate, friendly, and knowledgeable - presenting his project; his English is also excellent. We felt like we learnt a lot in a...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Ana-Maria B
Reviewed October 10, 2018

It makes you feel optimistic about the future of the world when you get to know proyects like Kasaguadua. I visited the place with my son, he was so impressed he is writing his tesis about this admirable idea.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 19, 2018 via mobile

It was great fun to listen to Carlos during the 2 hr trip through the reserve, where he explained lots about the cloud forest here and the different 'communities' within it. Carlos would have made a great professor too - explaining all with lots of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 3, 2018

Carlos, the owner and our guide, gave us a fascinating tour, explaining the different ecosystems and how they are created, and also telling us about the practical steps which have been taken to make the venture sustainable. Carlos spoke with passion, clarity (his English is...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 27, 2018

Highly recommend this tour to learn about the sustainability of the Columbian cloud forest including Carlos' passionate work to promote & protect a national treasure!

Date of experience: August 2018
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November 8, 2018|
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Response from germanaugusto | Reviewed this property |
February is not high season in Colombia, so it shoudn´t be any problem. If in any case they are fulll - I doubt it - there are plenty of activities in Salento, the village nearby. In Plantation House, Tim has the best coffee... More
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Response from Kathryn W | Reviewed this property |
Best bet is to email Nicholas or Carlos and ask them directly if children have visited, what age and how the experience was. They are very helpful and will give you an honest answer.
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