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Lost City

El Mamey | Sierra Nevada, Santa Marta 470003, Colombia
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Ciudad Perdida: 4- or 5-Day Trek from Santa Marta
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“ciudad perdida” (135 reviews)
“fruit” (50 reviews)
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El Mamey | Sierra Nevada, Santa Marta 470003, Colombia
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We loved our Lost City Trek - it was tough but extremely rewarding. Not for the faint hearted but if you fancy a bit of Indiana Jones style adventure then we’d definitely say go for it. We were recommended Jorge Maldonado from a Mega Sierra...More

Thank Chalcot2
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We booked the tour just the day before! It was really hard. Maybe the toughest hike I have ever done but the view was great! Expotour had it all well organized and the food was excellent. They also provided a lot of snacks (fresh fruit...More

Thank Judith K
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My husband and I (in our early 60s) and my 21 y.o. son had the privilege of doing this hike with Evangelista, an indigenous guide, as well as his wife, young son and their dog Princessa. It was clear that Evangelista wanted all 15 of...More

1  Thank gerrygriffin435
Reviewed 1 week ago

I started an 8-week trip through central america, and the 4-day trekking tour to ciudad perdida with Expotur was one of my absolute highlights. We had an indigeonus guide from the Wiwa community, as well as a translator, and the indigeonus guide, Evangelista, was incredible....More

Thank Thomas K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's no exaggeration to say that the four-day Ciudad Perdida trek I did with Magic Tours was the best experience of my life. Every single aspect of the trip blew my very high expectations out of the water. The group was led by our guide,...More

Thank Will V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My Partner and I did the 4 day trek with Expotur in which I highly recommend! It was an amazing experience with an awesome guide named Camacho, along with our translator Daniel, they provided us with a lot of information and stories along the way,...More

1  Thank tam_louise
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did the 4-days tour with Expotur with the guides Wilson and Santiago. I was hard sometimes, but definitely worth it. The guides gave us a lot of interesting information about the Amazon, the Lost city and the indigenous people. Tip: pack light! Not more...More

1  Thank 2016Kimono
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a fantastic trek, but you need to be prepared. Even in the dry season, be ready for rain and mud - lots of it. It is warm enough that you don't really need rain gear, but wear good shoes or boots that will...More

2  Thank Gordon766
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I should start by saying I perhaps should have read more reviews before going on this trip; although since I enjoy hiking and most guidebooks say it is a highlight of Colombia, I was pretty sure I would enjoy it. Unfortunately, that wasn’t the case....More

2  Thank London_foodie_01
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My partner and I went on the four day version of the trek to the lost city. I highly recommend this experience, but be sure that you come prepared and in excellent shape. Here are some essentials to keep in mind: bring lots of insect...More

4  Thank vaninamangano
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23 January 2018|
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Response from Shane S | Reviewed this property |
Hi Innovel, I would recommend the 5 day trek as that's the 1 I did, I'm not sure what the 4 day trek would be like. Even with the 5 days it is a challenging Trek. There will be downpours of rain, but you don't need... More
Neal K
16 January 2018|
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Response from 2016Kimono | Reviewed this property |
Hi, We didn’t see that much animals. Mostly insects and birds. We did saw baby hogs though.
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8 January 2018|
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Response from David M | Reviewed this property |
Hello Nella, the trail is no busy, each tour is conformed by small groups 8 to 10 persons and two sguides, the use of the camps is arranged in a way that there is a enough space for the tourists, the camps are basic, but... More