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Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta

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Minca, Colombia
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Oscar our Sierra Travel driver picked Nestor and us up at Casa Bugambilia at 9am. We drove the paved mountain road to Minca. From Minca we visited by very rough road La Victoria Eco Coffee Factory. Amazed that spring water drives the whole operation. Nestor...More

Thank EricaDavid
Reviewed 1 week ago

The best place in the world, full f green, nature, animals, the best place to remember that we are just visitors in this earth.

Thank Coralee G
Reviewed May 23, 2018

Beautiful minca and surrounding mountains. Great walking to the Victoria coffee farm. Great tour, interesting. Good coffee.

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Reviewed December 4, 2017 via mobile

It’s a long, bumpy 4x4 trip to the site. The tour includes a walk around the coffee processing plant. Noisy large machines dating back over 100 years drown out the voice of the guide. If you love watching working antiques, you’ll love it. You can...More

2  Thank Bonnie S
Reviewed November 19, 2017

The road up to the coffee plantation is definitely challenging, particularly in wet season, a lot of small landslides and parts where the road had been washed out. The host was pleasant and we learned about the process. Recommend the home-baked cake from their shop...More

2  Thank Lesley S
Reviewed September 23, 2017

Minca is a small village situated in the mountains. Every morning the sun is shining and every afternoon it is rainy. The village has a few good places like hostels, café or bakery. The most cool atractions are around the village. I recommend you to...More

2  Thank Petra_Ceja
Reviewed May 31, 2017

Picked up at Santa Marta Airport and enjoyed a 2.5 hour drive to El Dorado. Everyone was so nice and considerate. Language is not a problem. Many speak excellent English!

1  Thank Melody R
Reviewed May 25, 2017

There are so many Nice hikes to do and the air is so clean and refreshing after been in the city or jungle, the mountains give you the energy you need ;-)

2  Thank linnieloves2travel77
Reviewed May 23, 2017

Do yourself a favor and skip it. If you have time while in Santa Marta and want to take a day trip to experience some nature, I'd much sooner recommend Tayrona National Park. The few hours I spent in the Sierra Nevada mountains were underwhelming,...More

1  Thank Mike G
Reviewed April 25, 2017

Amazing hostels with spectacular views, a local organic coffee farm, horseback riding with the most prideful horses I have seen in South America and great food - Sierra Navada is Columbia at it´s best. Don´t stay directly in Minca but in one of the many...More

2  Thank Susanne W
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March 13, 2017|
Response from Cairvie |
My son, who is English, owns La Fuente b&b just outside Minca. He is a survival expert and teaches Bushcraft and Jungle survival. He had just been awarded Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence 2017. If your daughter is... More