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Orchids & Birds Finca Romelia

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Via La Cabana, Manizales 170008, Colombia
+57 301 7083438
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If you haven't time to stay at least do a day tour

If you want to experience paradise in beautiful rural Colombia visit Finca Romelia on an orchid or... read more

Reviewed April 11, 2018
AlanofLondon
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Greater London, United Kingdom
A must-visit Orchid and Bird Farm near Manizales, Colombia

It’s an Orchid Farm in a fantastic environment. Birding is easy and comfortable at the farm. I sit... read more

Reviewed February 16, 2018
Victor Y
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Finca Romelia,The visitors will enjoy more than 6000 orchid plants, an interesting variety of carnivorous plants and around 160 species of wild birds. On top of this, you will find small forests, fresh water bodies that cross between the mountains, and avocado, yuca and citrus crops. All of this is accompanied by spectacular views of the mountains.
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Via La Cabana, Manizales 170008, Colombia
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Reviewed April 11, 2018

If you want to experience paradise in beautiful rural Colombia visit Finca Romelia on an orchid or bird watching tour. (Better still, stay a few nights and soak it all in slowly - see my separate accommodation review). Lots to see as a constantly changing...More

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Reviewed February 16, 2018 via mobile

It’s an Orchid Farm in a fantastic environment. Birding is easy and comfortable at the farm. I sit comfortably with a cup of coffee and get more than 20 species of birds like Tanager, Woodpecker, Thrush and the rare Colombian Chachalaca. I’ve seen much more...More

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Reviewed December 4, 2017

I was at Finca Romelia for a birding day-trip recently. The birds were plentiful and quite a variety. What really stood out was the wonderful hospitality of the couple who own the finca and their beautiful orchids. Well worth a visit.

Thank Jenny A
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Reviewed November 3, 2017

I went in August 2017 with my mom, grandma and mother-in-law. We had a guided tour led by an orchid expert, and they welcomed us with coffee, fruit, and a delicious lunch. The place is paradise for nature lovers and bird watchers, and it's not...More

Thank Carolina C
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Reviewed June 19, 2017

In a very remote location near Manizales, we discovered this wonderful orchid farm. We had arranged a lovely lunch, also, for our group of six and the setting was incredible. If you are an orchid lover or just someone who appreciates them, this is a...More

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Reviewed March 2, 2017

Escape to an ideal, natural paradise brimming with orchids (many of them rare), birds, unusual tropical plants and vistas of the coffee region that will uplift your senses. When I entered the estate of Finca Romelia, I felt that I was transported to a rarefied...More

1  Thank Constance S
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Reviewed February 20, 2017

to see more than 800 species of beautiful orchids and identify a number of birds that visit the feeders. We were on a group trip within Colombia and we were very pleased we were able to visit to visit this finca. Some of the orchids...More

Thank cjording
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Reviewed August 3, 2016 via mobile

The place, the hostes and the ambiance is unreal!! The best place in Manizales. I will visit again next month and invite my friends

Thank Daniela M
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Reviewed December 1, 2015

Clinging to the mountainside, getting to this former coffee farm is part of the adventure. And then you get there...the altitude and views take your breath away. As your lungs greedily pull in the fresh air, you realize it has an unidentifiable fragrance. That is...More

Thank Linda S
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Reviewed October 4, 2014

As a fellow orchid grower, it was indeed interesting to meet a fellow hobbyist. He actually offered me a job...lol. Spanish speaking is necessary, but if you like orchids and exotic fruit trees, Don Jose and his family are as cordial and hospitable as any...More

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