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Calima Lake

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Beautiful day lake trip

Beautiful lake trip. Jet skis and banana boots available to ride on the lake. Awesome views, you can pull off to the side of the road. And quaint places to eat on the ride up... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2016
Paula V
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Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Beautiful lake trip. Jet skis and banana boots available to ride on the lake. Awesome views, you can pull off to the side of the road. And quaint places to eat on the ride up and down the mountains.

Thank Paula V
Heemskerk, The Netherlands
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Along the way from Buga to Buenaventura you will see this beautiful Lago Calima, and worth to visit. It is beautifully located along the highway 40, and you will find many people stopping to take pictures of the lake and the surrounding area.

Thank Jan P S
San Jose, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 April 2016

After growing up near lots of lakes, this one has potential but needs some TLC. It's a big lake, with beautiful views all around, in a cute little town. There isn't much to do there though, unless you plan to camp there. There are wild animals hanging out near the water, cows and horses and such, so lots of poop... More 

Thank MrsRojas26
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

If you want to practice a water sport is the right place for windsurf kitesurf and all this kinds of sports because is one of the lakes that have wind 365 days including nice climate and pretty nice people. Also you can get some deliciuos deserts made up of milk and some fresh pineaples.

Thank Andres R
Vancouver, Canada
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138 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 August 2015

The lake itself is a normal but windy lake that has a lot of kite and wind surfing. What we enjoyed the most, was the drive from Cali and then driving around the lake. The countryside was beautiful. The beach is very rocky and there was lots of camping available if you are keen.

1 Thank champoux
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 July 2014

Was a bit surprised by the German architecture of the homes around the lake, but then, it is Colombia after all. A beautiful peaceful spot, looks like good fishing too.... you can drive all the way around. We didn't stop, but would like to return in the future.

1 Thank Steve D
Bogota, Colombia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2013 via mobile

If you're looking for flat water, big wind all year around to practice new moves, well Calima lake is the place to be in Colombia.

1 Thank ColSurfer
Atlanta, Georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 December 2012

I stayed at the Comfandi Hotel at Lago Calima. The hotel was very nice and intamite. It is nice hotel for a couplea get-away. The rooms have outdoor balconies either overlooking the lake or the attractive swimming pool. If you want to swim in the lake then you need to be a member of the Polar Bears because I believe... More 

3 Thank Frank J

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