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Lost City

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El Mamey | Sierra Nevada, Santa Marta 470007, Colombia
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I loved the hike! It wasn't TOO hard, but it was challenging. The views are incredible, rivers cooling and nature wild! Expect the unexpected!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Sille V
Reviewed 3 days ago

The trek to Ciudad Perdida is certainly one I would recommend ! Thanks to our guide Dennis, our translator Gustavo and our cook Luz for their good care !

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank PatrickS3318
Reviewed 6 days ago

A few days ago our group of 16 finished a 4 day hike to the Ciudad Perdida. As previously mentioned, this is a physically challenging hike, but it has turned out to be the highlight of my 4 week travel in Colombia. If you are...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Emily P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a great trip with Expotur. Everything was very well organised, including good beds and good food. Tourguide Cesar and translator Santiago really made the trip special. Cesar knows the region, the people and the history very well and is a very skilled narrator....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank rubenjl1991
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went to the cuidad perdida with expotur in August and it was an amazing experience! Daniel, our guide and Davy, our translator were very nice and helpful and they taught us a lot. Our group, the Tayronas, was also great and everyone was friendly....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Ohana E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were guided by the BEST guides, Gabriel and Isildro (which I may have forgotten how to spell). The trek was truly unforgettable! We were taken care of at every step of the way, but were still given the space to create and have our...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Taylore H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The 4 days trekking is a real cool experience, challenging and tough at times but absolutely feasible if you have a normal level of fitness. We did the trekking with Expotour which was fantastic, everything well organized, the amount of food and snacks and fruit...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Valentotti
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The 4 day Lost City trek is a trip of lifetime. It's a different experience hiking through the jungle that stirred several different emotions in me. I felt fatigue, happiness, amazement, a sense of satisfaction, humility, and a great sense of accomplishment completing the journey....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Charles P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ok, so the 4-day trek is challenging - especially if your fitness levels aren’t great. It’s not that the hike itself is so tough (although there are plenty of ups and downs), it’s more the discomfort of being permanently wet from either sweat or rain.....More

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank Milnerg77
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The lost city trek with Expotur was amazing!! Beautiful 4 days in the jungle. John as our guide and Daviana as our translator made the trip incredible. They were both very knowledgable, kind and helpful! I would definitely recommend this to anyone who is in...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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October 13, 2018|
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Response from lingshed | Reviewed this property |
sorry for my late reply.. the trek is demanding and unless your kids are super fit I would not recommend to do it with kids.
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September 20, 2018|
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Response from Patricia R | Reviewed this property |
I did it with Expotour and it was a great experience, I book before, because i did it in easter week. There are not many places to stay and it is better to book before if you can. I think that prices are more or less the... More
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Response from Jay-Wye G | Reviewed this property |
Yes, helicopter is the way, otherwise, when I did it in 93, bumpy roads on a truck, a walk to the guide's family house for the night and a day trek in semi humid jungle (biggest avocados in the wild) I've ever seen, bumped... More