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Lost City

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El Mamey | Sierra Nevada, Santa Marta 470007, Colombia
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4 Day Lost City Small-Group Tour in Santa...
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Ciudad Perdida: 4- or 5-Day Trek from Santa...
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good13%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
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“day trek” (102 reviews)
“ciudad perdida” (156 reviews)
“fruit” (58 reviews)
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Hours Today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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El Mamey | Sierra Nevada, Santa Marta 470007, Colombia
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"day trek"
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"ciudad perdida"
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"fruit"
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"wet clothes"
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"four days"
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"indigenous tribes"
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"great trek"
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"hiking boots"
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"an amazing experience"
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"toilet paper"
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"pack light"
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"buy drinks"
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"juan diego"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I love crazy golf because my husband is a golf player but I still seem to win .but it was a long time getting from a to b are it was a bit packed but it was fun overall

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Great experience. The tpur operator was great, we walk all over the Ciudad Perdida and discoverede great nature wild.

Thank Lukas G
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I had a great time on the Lost City Trek! For sure, it’s a exhausting trek through hot climate in a hilly landscape. But it’s also a lots of fun and very rewarding when you finally reach the magical lost city ! EXPOTOUR with Gabriel...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

It is an awesome experience and I'm looking forward to do it again! The trek is really taxing but you will be repaid with awesome sights and people! We learned a lot about the Tayronas and their descendants and also about the history of Colombia....More

Thank Minerva F
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I went with Magic Tours and overall the trek was great, but a few details were lacking. We had preordered the gluten-free menu and the meals were mostly fine but after every lunch and dinner everyone were given snacks and chocolate bars...More

1  Thank HannaIsaksson
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This track was definitely one of our highlights in Colombia. 100 % recommendation from us. Our guide Gabriel was absolutely great and very professional with a deep knowledge of Indian history and culture. We learned so much from him. Thank you Gabriel! Ha sido un...More

Thank Philipp A
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The trail itself goes through some very beautiful nature and interesting indigenous settlements but we had neither time to look around and enjoy, nor much information about the history and current situation. It was an extremely rushed walking/physical challenge type of experience. I am quite...More

1  Thank Viliana D
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Firstly, I was completely blown away by the lost city itself. The actual area is much bigger than images on the internet make out and no picture will ever do it’s majesty justice, you have to see it for yourself. Likewise, the trek to reach...More

Thank Stuart E
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Lost City Trek is a 4-day adventure in the jungles of Colombia. As with any jungle, it will be hot, humid, and full of bugs, so it's very important to spend these days with quality people during a well-organized tour. The trek is hard...More

Thank David L
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The guides were very friendly and they were always trying to make us feel confortable. For me the worst part was in the camps. - The beds didn’t have clean sheets - Unhygienic toilets and showers - Capacity for the camps for around 200 people...More

Thank Luis B
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Sana K
May 26, 2018|
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Response from David L | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I just finished the Lost City Trek, and it was fairly rainy. It is the rainy season now though, and July should be much more dry and hot. Bugs are not bad if you use proper protection such as bug spray and long sleeves... More
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Jdrus
May 21, 2018|
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Response from Heather550 | Reviewed this property |
I got yellow fever (only a partial shot as it is in very short supply in canada). My friend did not. Shot was about $200 wish i had not bothered
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Innovel
January 22, 2018|
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Response from Chalcot2 | Reviewed this property |
Hi - you should check with which ever tour organiser you book with regarding whether they offer anything different by doing a longer trek - it looked to us that you just made your way back slower rather than seeing anything... More
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