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Laguna Verde Volcan Azufral

| Tuquerrez, Tuquerres, Colombia
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So worth the trip

At about 13000 feet, this green lake is a must see. But you might want to arrive early or run the... read more

Reviewed June 28, 2017
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What a wonderful place!

We really enjoyed visiting this beautiful nature's wonder. The only thing is that people who want... read more

Reviewed April 27, 2016
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| Tuquerrez, Tuquerres, Colombia
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Reviewed June 28, 2017 via mobile

At about 13000 feet, this green lake is a must see. But you might want to arrive early or run the risk of not finding a good parking spot, or maybe getting trapped in place. That being said, its sooooooo cool to finally reach the...More

Thank Hofe751
Reviewed April 27, 2016

We really enjoyed visiting this beautiful nature's wonder. The only thing is that people who want to go to this place must be prepare to walk a long distance a total 14 Km round trip. The trail is uneven and it has very little signage....More

1  Thank marthalu10
Reviewed March 25, 2016

The smell and the landscape of Laguna Verde remind me of somewhere in Iceland, with even less tourists. I will never forget its beauty. There are two road after arriving the 4000m sign, take the one to the right hand side when you face the...More

Thank Joy I
Reviewed March 15, 2016 via mobile

If you want to do hiking and get a bit of adventure (and some coldness) this is the right place, near Pasto in bus or taxi you are at one of the most beautiful places in the region... Colors, landscape, adventure, perfect for photography. A...More

2  Thank Fabian B
Reviewed January 15, 2016 via mobile

An absolutely beautiful lake. The colors and the smells are amazing and out of this world. Definitely worth the hour and a bit hike up there. Do consider if you want to climb down to the crater, that part of the hike is quite hard...More

1  Thank Kars K
Reviewed January 4, 2016 via mobile

This is one of the best places I've gone trekking in Colombia (so far). We went from Túquerres to the refuge and started walking from there. The volcano is 4.070 meters above sea level. The weather was a bit cold, just perfect. At the beginning...More

2  Thank hathor88
Reviewed December 27, 2015 via mobile

We had originally planned to visit only the las lajas sanctuary and the la cocha lagoon but fortunately found out about this lagoon soon after arriving in Pasto. Make sure you get there before 1pm or they won't let you enter, we got there at...More

1  Thank Nancy B
Reviewed November 30, 2015

On Saturday we arrived at 5.20 am to Bus Terminal of PASTO (city-taxi=4000). At 5.40 am the microbus (8000 per person) was full=ready to leave. At 7.15 am we have reached TUQUERRES. The taxi to Park entrance = 25.000 each way (the park ranger told...More

5  Thank KatarinaBP
Reviewed August 12, 2015

We arrived in Tuquerres knowing that we only had one day to see the Volcano. The weather wasn't great but we thought that we would be able to get to the top easily and at least see something. In order to get to the base...More

Thank Matt S
Reviewed May 19, 2015

I was impressed by how nice the trail was in most parts (sand and gravel). The hike up to the viewpoint is steadily uphill but gentle in most parts... I consider myself to be moderately out of shape but I didn't find it difficult except...More

2  Thank daisy21988
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