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Cano Cristales

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Address: Calle 124 # 16 - 32 Oficina 100 | Bogotá D.C., La Macarena, Colombia
Phone Number: +57 321 8422728
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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Amazing vacation

Vacation was booked through cristales aventura tours, John Freddy Mora. Stayed from July 4 through the 7. My husband and I were traveling with another couple. We were greeted at... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
Maria M
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Vacation was booked through cristales aventura tours, John Freddy Mora. Stayed from July 4 through the 7. My husband and I were traveling with another couple. We were greeted at the airport by one of our guides who immediately told us that he was there for us 24/7. Took us to the Hotel La Cascada. House converted to a small... More 

Thank Maria M
Aachen, Germany
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6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

You can enjoy nature at its best in this amazing place. If you want to take a break from the daily routine, this is a good place to start. Nevertheless, it is important that you plan the trip in advance since weather can not help you to enjoy. Before booking, consult your travel agency about the weather conditions since it... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved the beauty of Canon Cristales but La Macarena and the people there were the highlight!! Adriana at the San Nicolas Hotel lined it all up for us and pampered us all week!!

Thank cold-colo-traveler
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we did the 1 night and 2 day trip with cano-cristales.com - it was an amazing experience for us ! the attraction itself was amazing but also the attentiveness of the travel agency. we were met at the airport and everything went so smoothly. the lady who owned the hotel was just so lovely! what's nice about these guys is... More 

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Hong Kong
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20 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

We did 3 days 2 nights tour, organised by Colombian Way. The agency (Mark) answered lots of questions patiently, the transfer from Bogota to Villavicencio and back was smooth, the driver spoke good English, no problems. One small issue though - when I asked about the meals since I don;t eat meat, I was told that this issue has never... More 

Thank aa x
Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2015 via mobile

In my view, the minimum time required to do justice to Caño Cristales is 3 nights, 4 days. Booked the trip with Vinatur and everything worked well. The hotel was basic, the meals were okay but what you are there for is the river which did not disappoint. Sure, the plants are mostly red but that does not distract from... More 

15 Thank WanderlustValery
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2015

We spend a long weekend in La Macarena to visit Cano Cristales. Lots of the advice suggests that you need to take a tour from Bogota but in fact it's very simple and easy to book flights independently and organise a guide when you arrive. We use the tourist information office in the tiny airport to book a guide for... More 

22 Thank Hannah C
London, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015

Spectacular, magic river, bit expensive attraction but unforgettable experience, trek booked through Cano Crsitales Tour Operator, La Macarena, very well organised the guides very friendly. If you like adventure please visit the most natural exotic place on earth.

10 Thank Lilo G
Bronx, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2015

My husband and I booked the Cano Cristales tour with Mark Genney at The Colombian Way this past August and thought he did an excellent job. We did not have a lot of time because we were squeezing this excursion in to an already packed itinerary, but this river is so beautiful and unique, it was definitely worth the extra... More 

17 Thank LisaCantor
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2015

I travelled to Caño Cristales on a 4 day trip which I think is the adequate time to be able to see a large part of the river. You can travel direct from Bogota to La Macarena a 50 minute airplane ride. The hotels and the food in La Macarena are basic but this is compensated by the beauty of... More 

7 Thank micaelaColombia

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